+ − 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 (2) SD - HB1303 Prohibit certain incentives and punishments in association with school surveys, and to impose a penalty therefor. SD - HB1302 Prohibit the compensation of certain petition circulators. + − Cosponsored Bills (125) SD - HB1093 Authorize certain insurance transactions and policies in a language other than English. SD - HB1102 Revise certain provisions regarding the use and display of the great seal of South Dakota. SD - HB1103 Require state agencies to comply with the appropriate display or use of the state seal. SD - HB1104 Revise certain provisions regarding the arrest of certain victims of domestic abuse. SD - HB1108 Restrict the disclosure of personal information regarding motor vehicle records. SD - HB1109 Provide for parole eligibility for certain inmates. SD - HB1113 Revise certain provisions regarding the vehicles required to stop at a state weighing station. SD - HB1116 Revise certain provisions regarding special interest motor vehicle license plates. SD - HB1117 Revise certain provisions regarding the licensing of historical motor vehicles. SD - HB1118 Make an appropriation to allow the Veterans Services Center in Sioux Falls to resume and enhance operational services on Saturdays. SD - HB1120 Provide equal access for all students to activities sponsored by the South Dakota High School Activities Association or school districts. SD - HB1123 Prohibit certain persons suffering from a severe mental illness from receiving capital punishment. SD - HB1124 Allow certain persons with a felony conviction to apply for a concealed pistol permit. SD - HB1133 Revise certain provisions regarding operating a vehicle after consumption of a controlled drug or substance. SD - HB1139 Revise the applicability of adverse possession to certain partition fences. SD - HB1143 Revise certain provisions regarding the tax exemption of certain school owned property. SD - HB1156 Require voter registration information be made available to the public by certain licensing agents. SD - HB1166 Revise certain provisions regarding waivers recommended by the School Finance Accountability Board. SD - HB1167 Revise certain provisions regarding the appointment of county commissioners to county planning commissions. SD - HB1172 Revise certain provisions regarding meetings of certain public bodies. SD - HB1175 Exempt certain sales of goods and services by minors from the sales tax. SD - HB1176 Revise certain provisions regarding campaign finance disclosure reports. SD - HB1177 Revise certain provisions relating to the circulation of a petition for an initiated measure. SD - HB1179 Provide for permanent daylight savings time. SD - HB1180 Revise certain provisions regarding violations of county and municipal ordinances. SD - HB1189 Revise certain provisions and penalties regarding inducements for school attendance and overreporting of school enrollment. SD - HB1190 Revise the time period for which certain motor vehicle license plates are used. SD - HB1191 Provide the State-Tribal Relations Committee certain subpoena power. SD - HB1194 Allow certain students to be excused from participating in certain assessments, examinations, and tests. SD - HB1195 Revise certain provisions regarding refunds of motor vehicle license fees. SD - HB1205 Require certain health benefit plans to provide coverage to persons with a serious medical condition for certain dental care services. SD - HB1228 Provide for the crime of aggravated rape and provide a penalty therefor. SD - HB1232 Revise the payment for the dual credit program. SD - HB1233 Require maintenance and repair funding for new nonrevenue generating buildings or facilities at institutions of higher education. SD - HB1236 Provide for the acquisition of certain motor vehicle titles by auction agencies in certain circumstances. SD - HB1244 Revise certain provisions regarding the renewal of driver licenses by a member of the armed forces and their families. SD - HB1247 Revise certain provisions regarding county zoning and planning. SD - HB1256 Revise certain provisions regarding the age at which children shall begin school. SD - HB1260 Provide certain provisions regarding cooperation with federal agencies by localities in the state. SD - HB1266 Provide funds for the purpose of increasing wages for certain employees of community support providers and nursing facilities. SD - HB1268 Provide for revised dates to prefile legislation. SD - HB1271 Revise certain provisions regarding the carrying of certain guns on certain premises. SD - HB1273 Revise certain provisions regarding convention facility on-sale licenses to sell alcoholic beverages. SD - HB1276 Provide a property tax exemption to parents of certain students receiving alternative instruction. SD - HB1279 Increase the state's percentage of the video lottery net machine income, create a fund for the proceeds, and repeal video lottery. SD - HB1282 Provide certain notice requirements regarding out-of-state contributions to ballot question committees. SD - HB1283 Revise certain provisions regarding appeals from small claims court proceedings. SD - HB1287 Revise certain provisions regarding multiple employer trusts. SD - HB1291 Revise the procedure to nominate candidates for the United States Senate. SD - HB1310 Revise certain provisions regarding legislative salary. SD - HB1311 Revise certain provisions regarding legislator salaries. SD - HJR1002 Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, regarding filling legislative vacancies. SD - HJR1003 Rescinding House Joint Resolution 1001, adopted by the Ninetieth Legislature of the State of South Dakota. SD - HJR1008 Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to amendments to the Constitution. SD - HJR1010 Proposing and submitting to voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, revising legislative terms of office. SD - HCR1006 Commemorating the life of George Speaker Mickelson and calling for a bust of Mickelson to be displayed in the lobby of the State House of Representatives. SD - HCR1008 That tobacco, alcohol, and other drug marketing have no place in the lives of the children of the state. SD - HCR1009 Encouraging awareness of alcohol as a direct cause of seven types of cancer and encourages the Department of Health to research potential awareness campaigns related to alcohol and cancer. SD - HCR1010 Recognizing and honoring William Mervin "Billy" Mills, also known as Tamakoce Tek'hila, for his unselfish and loyal contributions to the State of South Dakota and to his country. SD - HCR1013 Amending the Joint Rules to require a majority vote to disapprove a commemoration. SD - HCR1014 Amending the Joint Rules by adding a new rule regarding the voting record of each legislator. SD - HC1001 Honoring Arlene Kvislen for her outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the State of South Dakota, the Legislature, and the South Dakota House of Representatives. SD - HC1006 Expressing gratitude and admiration for all the men and women who are in active military service, who are veterans, or who are or have been first responders in our state. SD - HC1007 Recognizing and congratulating Sioux Falls Little League on their historic first season of Little League Baseball in 2017. SD - HC1008 Honoring and commending Jermaine Robinson and Brandon Peguese for their bravery in pulling Tami Crate from a burning vehicle and saving her life. SD - HC1009 Recognizing and congratulating the Sioux Falls Storm for the team's successes both on and off the playing field. SD - HC1014 Honoring the Pierre Junior Shooters' BB Gun Team for winning the 2017 Daisy National BB Gun Championship. SD - HC1016 Commending the entire South Dakota Army National Guard on being elected as the overall winner in the 2017 Army Communities of Excellence Awards. SD - HC1017 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 155th Engineer Company on being awarded the Itschner Award and the Reserve Family Readiness Award. SD - HC1019 To honor and celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Vermeer Corporation and their contribution to the farming industry. SD - HC1021 Honoring and thanking Bonnie Luecke for her thirty-one years of dedicated service to Detachment 780, Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps, at South Dakota State University. SD - HC1022 Commending and honoring Shannon Tjaden for being selected as the 2017-18 Elementary Teacher of the Year by the Society for Health And Physical Educators (SHAPE) of South Dakota. SD - HC1023 Recognizing and congratulating Oran Sorenson on his induction into the State Wrestling Hall of Fame. SD - HC1028 Honoring the life and public service of former State Representative Hal Wick on the occasion of his death on March 7, 2018. SD - SB67 Permit a victim of child sex trafficking or exploitation to expunge any criminal or delinquency record obtained as a result of the victimization. SD - SB72 Revise certain provisions regarding historical license plates for motor vehicles. SD - SB75 Establish certain provisions regarding the dispensing of biological products. SD - SB77 Revise certain provisions regarding information provided to ballot question committees. SD - SB78 Revise the membership of the Board of Education Standards to include the chairs of the Senate and House committees on education. SD - SB80 Establish term limits for members of the Board of Regents. SD - SB85 Require the Legislature to use the rules of procedure as adopted by the preceding session of the Legislature. SD - SB87 Revise certain provisions regarding the lawful possession of firearms in certain locations. SD - SB91 Authorize the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide for the design, construction, and equipping of a state veterans cemetery in Minnehaha County, to create a veterans cemetery fund, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. SD - SB92 Provide a felony penalty for the intentional injury or disfigurement by certain corrosive materials. SD - SB93 Revise certain provisions regarding the intentional exposure of others to certain diseases. SD - SB94 Establish certain provisions regarding the opportunity scholarship program. SD - SB103 Prohibit aliens who are not lawfully present in the United States from attending any public postsecondary educational institution or from receiving certain educational financial assistance. SD - SB104 Repeal and revise certain provisions relating to the requirements for a permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - SB106 Establish certain provisions regarding the placement of a foster child with a relative or close family friend. SD - SB107 Repeal the licensing requirements for barbers. SD - SB108 Revise certain provisions regarding the practice of cosmetology. SD - SB109 Repeal the licensing requirements for interpreters for the deaf. SD - SB110 Establish certain findings pertaining to pre-abortion counseling practices by abortion providers in South Dakota and to amend provisions regarding mandatory third-party pre-abortion counseling. SD - SB112 Repeal certain provisions requiring the attorney general to obtain the consent of the Governor prior to commencing an investigation. SD - SB113 Revise certain provisions regarding guaranteed energy savings contracts. SD - SB116 Provide for certain voting and attendance information to be made available by the director of the Legislative Research Council. SD - SB133 Revise the retention of state fiscal records. SD - SB150 Provide property tax relief through the creation of the property tax relief fund. SD - SB167 Revise certain provisions regarding the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor. SD - SB176 Provide for certain employees in the Office of the Attorney General to investigate and litigate opioid misuse, to provide an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. SD - SB181 Provide for the Servicemember Firearms Protection Act. SD - SB182 Revise certain provisions regarding the crime of rape. SD - SB190 Require the approval of the Legislature before the state adopts certain changes to the Medicaid program. SD - SB193 Require certain local governmental units to cooperate with federal agencies and to provide a penalty therefor. SD - SB200 Prohibit certain actions by the state regarding refugee resettlement. SD - SB201 Prohibit certain persons and organizations from entering the campus of any public institution of higher education or postsecondary technical institute. SD - SJR4 Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election a new section to Article XII of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the creation and administration of a trust fund with the net receipts from certain unclaimed property. SD - SJR5 Proposing and submitting to the voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota regarding the maximum annual change in general fund appropriations. SD - SCR1 Honoring the memory and accomplishments of President Grover Cleveland. SD - SCR2 Endorsing the right to work provisions in the South Dakota Constitution and in the Labor Management Relations Act that prohibit forced union membership. SD - SCR3 Committing the Legislature and urging the Governor, the Supreme Court, and the Attorney General to secure the blessings of life and liberty for South Dakota's posterity. SD - SCR4 To include the South Dakota Department of Legislative Audit in upcoming South Dakota Department of Transportation financial reviews of operators of rail lines owned by the State of South Dakota. SD - SCR5 Recognizing the tribal council of the Oglala Sioux Tribe in its petition to the Legislature for redress of grievances pursuant to the First Amendment of the United States Constitution and Article VI SD - SCR8 Requesting federal natural resource agencies to refrain from designating wilderness areas in South Dakota without approval of the Legislature. SD - SCR9 Strengthening the sister-state ties between the State of South Dakota and the Republic of China (Taiwan), supporting the signing of a Bilateral Trade Agreement between Taiwan and the United States, and reaffirming support for increasing Taiwan's international profile. SD - SCR13 Recognizing the root cause of the global war on terror. SD - SCR14 Encouraging Congress and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to overturn the rules regarding electronic logging devices. SD - SCR16 Expressing our gratitude to the 45th President of the United States, Donald J. Trump, for beginning to Make America Great Again. SD - SCR17 Supporting and encouraging the continued evaluation of the Native American achievement school program at Todd County Middle School. SD - SC4 Commending and honoring the 2016-2017 Outstanding School Administrators of South Dakota: Dan Leikvold, Lead-Deadwood, School Superintendent; Belinda Miller, Sioux Valley, Middle School Principal; Susan Kurtz, West Central, School Business Official; Kim Johnson, Vermillion, Elementary School Principal; Bud Gusso, Douglas, Secondary School Principal; Todd Foster, Brookings, Assistant Secondary School Principal; Marge Stoterau, Brandon Valley, Curriculum Leader; and Tracy Kelly-Christensen, James Valley Education Coop, Director of Special Education, for being named outstanding administrators by their respective administrator parent groups. SD - SC8 Honoring and commending Rick Williamson for his service to our state and nation and for his service as state commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars. SD - SC40 Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard's 114th Fighter Wing on being awarded the Distinguished Flying Unit Plaque. SD - SC46 Commending Reverend William (Billy) F. Graham, Jr. for his life of evangelistic ministry and efforts to reach the world with the gospel of Christ. SD - SC48 Commending and honoring Chris Nilsen, who represented team USA as a pole vaulter at the IAAF World Championship in London, England. SD - SC49 Commending and honoring Emily Grove, who represented team USA as a pole vaulter at the IAAF World Championships in London, England.