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Stay up-to-date on federal and state legislative activities. Learn how AARP is fighting for you in Washington D.C. and right here at home.
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The 2021 South Dakota legislative session kicked off this week and though some things may look a little different, AARP South Dakota’s is still making sure your voice is heard!
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The coronavirus pandemic is expected to linger over this year’s legislative session when state lawmakers return to Pierre this month.
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Share your thoughts and experience to help shape South Dakota's 2021-2025 State Plan on Aging.
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AARP SD has opportunities for you to speak out on behalf of the 50+ from the comfort of your home!
Legislation
State laws that took effect July 1 will help South Dakota residents age 50-plus by providing tax refunds, offering more protections against fraud and telemarketers, and expanding health care access.
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Eligible seniors and disabled individuals are encourages to apply for an annual refund of their sales or property tax before July 1, 2020.
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How to protect your health and your vote in South Dakota this June amid the coronavirus pandemic.
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Today, AARP SD met virtually with federal lawmakers to urge more help for older Americans and their families who face growing health and e economic challenges due tot he coronavirus crisis.
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The month of March is upon us which means we are nearing the end of South Dakota's 2020 legislative session!
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There are just two weeks left in the 2020 South Dakota legislative session but our work is not done! Just yesterday, we hosted a live telephone town hall with South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem to discuss expanding high-speed internet access in South Dakota. To learn more about this issue and listen to a recording of the call, click here.
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