User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


75° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

KELOLAND.com | Sioux Falls News & Weather, South Dakota News & Weather, Minnesota and Iowa News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Politics

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Senate Panel Hears Pros, Cons Of New Record Fees

February 13, 2012, 2:03 PM

Senate Panel Hears Pros, Cons Of New Record Fees
PIERRE, SD - Searching for someone's public records could get more expensive if a bill under consideration by a Senate panel turns into law.

Chief Justice David Gilbertson of the South Dakota Supreme Court says the revenue gained from increasing the search fee from $15 to $25 would help offset a budget reduction while the court system pays for a new technology program.

State Court Administrator Patricia Duggan says the record search fee contributes to the court automation fund, which yields about $6 million in revenue for judicial projects. She says court expenses will surpass $7 million this year.

But property managers, landlords and media representatives say the higher fee will cut into their own profit margins. 

On Monday, the Senate State Affairs Committee postponed action until later this week.

Previous Story

Next Story




 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View politics

You may also like

Weiland Wants Koch Brothers To Stay Out Of SD

7/21/2014 5:45 PM

South Dakota U.S. Senate candidate Rick Weiland says he wants Americans for Prosperity, the deep-pocketed conservative Political Action Committee, to ...

Full Story
SD U.S. Senate Candidates Agree To Four Debates

7/23/2014 3:10 PM

The four candidates running for South Dakota’s open U.S. Senate seat will appear together at four debates this fall.

Full Story
Sex Trafficking Bill Up For Debate

7/23/2014 6:00 PM

Human sex trafficking. A serious problem across the country and here in KELOLAND.

Full Story | Watch
SD U.S. Senate: Four Candidates, Four Debates

7/23/2014 5:59 PM

All four South Dakota U.S. Senate candidates will appear in a live hour-long debate on KELOLAND TV this fall.

Full Story | Watch


Events