South Dakota House of Representatives

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South Dakota
House of Representatives
South Dakota Legislature
Coat of arms or logo
Type
Type
Term limits
4 terms (8 years)
History
New session started
January 12, 2021
Leadership
Spencer Gosch (R)
Since January 8, 2021
Speaker pro tempore
Jon Hansen (R)
Since January 8, 2021
Majority Leader
Kent Peterson (R)
Since January 8, 2021
Minority Leader
Jamie Smith (D)
Since January 8, 2019
Structure
Seats70
South Dakota State House of Representatives (59 Republicans, 11 Democrats).svg
Political groups
Majority
  •   Republican (62)

Minority

Length of term
2 years
AuthorityArticle III, South Dakota Constitution
Salary$12,850.80/session + $151 per legislative day[1]
Elections
Last election
November 3, 2020
(70 seats)
Next election
November 8, 2022
(70 seats)
RedistrictingLegislative Control
Meeting place
South Dakota House of Representatives Chamber.JPG
House of Representatives Chamber
South Dakota State Capitol
Pierre, South Dakota
Website
South Dakota State Legislature

The South Dakota House of Representatives is the lower house of the South Dakota Legislature. It has 70 members, two from each legislative district. The South Dakota House of Representatives meets at the South Dakota State Capitol in Pierre.

References[change | change source]

  1. "S.D. Legislators' salary raise strains budget". 17 November 2020.