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Ernie Otten

Republican — Senator — District 6
Available Terms:
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Ernie Otten represents Senate District 6 in the South Dakota Senate, is a member of two committees, and is the primary sponsor of 229 bills.

2012 4207.67

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • Capitol Office:

    None
    Phone: 605-773-3821
  • District Office:

    46787 273rd
    Tea, SD 57064-8024

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • HC 1031

    Honoring the 2015 Huron High School Speech and Debate Team on their outstanding performance.

  • HC 1032

    Honoring the 75th anniversary of the Sturgis® Motorcycle Rally™, and recognizing Deadwood as "The Historic Jewel of the Black Hills."

  • HCR 1007

    opposing the EPA's guidelines to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from existing fossil fuel-fired power plants in a manner that will cause economic harm.

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  • SC 20

    Honoring and celebrating Leslie Fylling upon receiving the Teacher of the Year award, presented by the Tea Area Parent Teacher Organization.

  • SC 19

    Commending and honoring the Lennox School FFA chapter.

  • HC 1022

    Honoring the Pierre Junior Shooters BB Gun Team for winning the 2014 Daisy National BB Gun Championship.

Recent Votes

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HB 1064

Do Pass

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 1177

Do Pass

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
SCR 6

Adopt Resolution

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3291.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 38.0
HB 1144

Do Pass

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HCR 1007

Concurred in Resolution

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3291.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 38.0
HB 1030

Do Pass

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
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Sources

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