Governor Dennis Daugaard signed a bill that adds electronic devices to the state’s wiretapping laws. More specifically, Daugaard says the bill allows law enforcement to monitor cell phone calls.
The House Judiciary Committee passed Senate Bill 26 to improve how the state notifies crime victims. The proposal streamlines the automated system in charge of notifications.
The Senate State Affairs Committee is bringing a lobbying bill to the full Senate. The bill allows tribal elected officials the opportunity to speak in meetings without having to register as lobbyists.