Cracker Barrel opened with Senator Rampelberg updating the audience on the library districting bill, property tax bill, animal cruelty bill, all of which did not pass in the legislature. He also spoke on two bills regarding psychotropic drugs (HB1019 and HB1020) and on mining (SB141, SB148 and SB150).
Sen. Jensen talked about Senate Joint Resolution 2. Bill HB1091 for sale of 85% octane fuel. Opportunity scholarships bill failed. Sentinel bill passed. Expansion of medicaid. Texting while driving ban .
Rep. Sly talked about cross-over days, smokeouts, hoghouses, and caucus meetings. See the drafting manual to research what these terms mean.
Black Hills Knowledge Network resources on all the 2013 crackerbarrels are available here.