+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Fax: (605) 393-1645 Office Address: + − Committees (2) SD - Education (House) Title: member SD - Health and Human Services (House) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (4) SD - HC1007 Commending the South Dakota National Guard Company C, 1st Battalion, 189th Aviation Regiment of Rapid City, South Dakota, for being awarded the National Guard Association of the United States Certificate of Victory and for its continued demonstration of support to the local community and the state. SD - HB1193 Rescind previous applications of the State of South Dakota for the calling of a federal constitutional convention to amend the Constitution of the United States. SD - HB1194 Require certain documentation for the reason of denial of a concealed pistol permit. SD - HB1201 Exempt certain food sales from licensure, certification, and inspection. + − Cosponsored Bills (60) SD - HC1025 Honoring Phyllis Perkovich for her outstanding commitment and service to the South Dakota legislative page program and the youth of South Dakota. SD - SB94 Repeal and revise certain provisions relating to the requirements for a permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1163 Revise certain provisions regarding the board of county commissioners. SD - HB1132 Limit the persons eligible to receive a copy of a vital record with a social security number printed on the record. SD - HB1093 Revise certain definitions relating to employment and workers compensation. SD - SB134 Prohibit the expenditure of certain public school resources for political purposes and to provide a penalty therefor. SD - HC1010 Commending and honoring the 2016 Habitat for Humanity-South Dakota Habitat Supporters of the Year. SD - HB1151 Repeal certain index factors regarding the taxation of real property. SD - HB1055 Revise certain provisions regarding the need for a driver license or permit to operate certain motor vehicles. SD - HB1101 Increase the penalty for performing an abortion of an unborn child capable of feeling pain. SD - HB1202 Make an appropriation for the support of the Veterans Outreach Center and to declare an emergency. SD - SC35 Recognizing and congratulating Joshua Kjellerson of Boy Scout Troop 131 for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout. SD - HB1145 Define a no-go zone and create a procedure to manage no-go zones. SD - SCR8 To call for the appointment of a special prosecutor. SD - HB1178 Require the Department of Social Services to submit an implementation plan to allow the state to issue photo EBT cards. SD - HC1017 Posthumously honoring the life, character, and achievements of Bob Hanson. SD - HB1141 Provide for a legislative task force to consider certain legislation proposed to revise provisions regarding the constitutional amendment, initiative and referendum process in South Dakota. SD - SC4 Posthumously honoring USAF OSI Special Agent Staff Sergeant Peter W. Taub. SD - HB1127 Revise the procedure for a deployed military service member to renew a concealed carry permit SD - SCR11 Opposing physician-assisted suicide. SD - HB1129 Limit the information obtained during an application for a driver license or nondriver identification card that is contained in a database. SD - HB1056 Authorize law enforcement officers to issue certain citations not signed under oath. SD - SB61 Update, revise, and repeal certain provisions relating to nurse practitioners and nurse midwives. SD - HB1164 Revise certain provisions regarding violations of county and municipal ordinances. SD - SCR3 Recognizing the outstanding public service of President James Monroe. SD - HB1133 Require each school district to adopt a policy to provide for students with specific learning disabilities. SD - HB1075 Repeal the authority of municipalities to exercise planning and zoning powers outside corporate limits of municipalities. SD - HCR1004 Recognizing National Speech and Debate Education Day on March 3, 2017. SD - HCR1007 Strengthening and expanding sister-state ties between South Dakota and Taiwan; supporting the signing of a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) and a Bilateral Investment Agreement (BIA) with the United States; and reaffirming support for increasing Taiwan's international profile. SD - SCR2 Supporting the electoral college system. SD - SCR15 Commending President Donald J. Trump in his commitment to keeping the country safe from radical Islamic terrorism. SD - HCR1013 To urge the United States Department of State to approve the presidential permit application allowing the construction and operation of the TransCanada Keystone XL Pipeline between the United States and Canada. SD - SC21 Posthumously honoring the life, character, and achievements of Bob Hanson. SD - SB76 Prohibit the state from using federal funds for certain state highway maps. SD - HB1003 Allow nursing facilities to transfer or sell nursing bed capacity. SD - SB55 Protect the teaching of certain scientific information. SD - HB1138 Revise certain provisions regarding lands owned by the Department of Game, Fish and Parks. SD - SB162 Authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the design, renovation of, and addition to, the Animal Disease Research and Diagnostic Laboratory on the campus of South Dakota State University and to make an appropriation therefor. SD - HB1189 Prohibit dismemberment abortions and to provide a penalty therefor. SD - HB1195 Revise certain provisions regarding health coverage for applied behavior analysis. SD - SB6 Revise the review process to determine the need for additional nursing facilities or nursing facility beds and to require a report to the Legislature. SD - HB1091 Modify certain provisions relating to concealed carry permits. SD - SB126 Require the Department of Education to use a competitive bidding process when acquiring academic assessments. SD - HC1014 Honoring the city of Mobridge for being included in the 2017 Governor's Awards for Outstanding Support of the Arts by an Organization or Business. SD - SC18 Recognizing and congratulating Jonathon A. Brown of Boy Scout Troop 1187 for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout. SD - HJR1001 Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election an amendment to Article XXI of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to fishing, hunting, and trapping. SD - HC1004 Honoring Raina Grimsley of Mitchell, South Dakota, Girls State Governor, and Max Hawkins of Renner, South Dakota, Boys State Governor, and commending the South Dakota American Legion and Auxiliary for their sponsorship and coordination of the Girls State and Boys State programs. SD - HCR1010 Prohibiting officials and employees of the South Dakota Department of Education and members of the South Dakota Board of Education from joining certain organizations or consortia that may present a conflict of interest. SD - HC1026 Honoring Laura Ingalls Wilder's 150th birthday and the celebration of this milestone in De Smet, South Dakota. SD - HCR1015 Instructing the Department of Transportation to ensure proper access for farm and grazing lands by identifying and reevaluating excessive highway setbacks. SD - SB144 Provide for the Servicemember Firearms Protection Act. SD - HC1005 Commending the entire South Dakota Army National Guard on being awarded a first place gold finish in the 2016 Army Communities of Excellence Awards. SD - HB1072 Repeal and revise certain provisions relating to permits to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1069 Repeal and revise certain provisions related to campaign finance and to declare an emergency. SD - SB5 Allow for the redistribution of unused nursing facility bed capacity. SD - SCR4 Recognizing and finding that pornography is a public health crisis leading to a broad spectrum of individual and public health impacts and societal harms. SD - SB79 Revise certain provisions regarding the display of motorcycle license plates. SD - SC24 Commending Heather Wilson on her nomination for Secretary of the United States Air Force and honoring her service to South Dakota. SD - HB1135 Provide certain provisions requiring plaintiffs in certain civil suits to cover certain court costs. SD - HC1015 Honoring Mel Chandler for his outstanding service to the State of South Dakota.