ACTION ALERT: Conditional Use Permit Appeals & PACE

Two Bills Up in Committee Tomorrow–We Need Your Support!

House Bill 1292 Undermines Citizen Appeal of Conditional Use Permits
Hearing in House Judiciary TOMORROW at 10am–Contact Members for “No” Votes Today!

House Judiciary Committee:

Doug.Barthel@sdlegislature.gov
Shawn.Bordeaux@sdlegislature.gov
Michael.Diedrich@sdlegislature.gov
Kevin.Jensen@sdlegislature.gov
Timothy.Johns@sdlegislature.gov
Dan.Kaiser@sdlegislature.gov
David.Lust@sdlegislature.gov
Kent.Peterson@sdlegislature.gov
Tim.Reed@sdlegislature.gov
Tona.Rozum@sdlegislature.gov
Mike.Stevens@sdlegislature.gov
Charles.Turbiville@sdlegislature.gov
Susan.Wismer@sdlegislature.gov

This bad bill sets a higher standard for review of Conditional Use Permit (CUP) appeals when citizens feel their County has not made the right decision based on all facts. The current “de novo” standard allows courts to go over the full case, while the proposed “de certiorari” standard would simply assume counties had followed the correct process.

We killed this bill on the House floor TWICE last year–now the exact same bill is back. Your calls can help stop this in committee and send a clear message that CUP reviews should get a full and fair hearing!

 

House Bill 1301 Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) in House Commerce & Energy
Contact Committee Members and Tell Them to Support Local Jobs & Development!

House Commerce & Energy Committee Members:

Arch.Beal@sdlegislature.gov
Spencer.Gosch@sdlegislature.gov
Lana.Greenfield@sdlegislature.gov
Spencer.Hawley@sdlegislature.gov
David.Johnson@sdlegislature.gov
Elizabeth.May@sdlegislature.gov
Steven.McCleerey@sdlegislature.gov
John.Mills@sdlegislature.gov
Tom.Pischke@sdlegislature.gov
Tim.Rounds@sdlegislature.gov
Wayne.Steinhauer@sdlegislature.gov
Mark.Willadsen@sdlegislature.gov
Larry.Zikmund@sdlegislature.gov

DRA’s Community Energy Development (CED) Committee has brought legislation to enable counties to create financing districts allowing long-term loans from local banks for commercial energy efficiency & renewable energy projects. This is a good economic and workforce development bill that deserves committee support!

Thank You For All Your Calls & Emails This Session!
Your Voice Makes a Difference!

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