+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: + − Committees (2) SD - Agriculture and Natural Resources (House) Title: Member SD - Education (House) Title: Vice-Chair + − Sponsored Bill SD - HC8022 Honoring the James Valley Christian High School Boys Golf team for its outstanding performance and victory in the 2019 State B Golf Championship. + − Cosponsored Bills (53) SD - HB1057 Prohibit certain acts against children and provide a penalty therefor. SD - HB1059 Revise certain provisions regarding hunting with drones. SD - HB1062 Increase the financial empowerment of state residents. SD - HB1063 Revise certain provisions regarding the purchase, distribution, and sale of tobacco products to persons under the age of twenty-one. SD - HB1064 Restrict certain vapor products. SD - HB1065 Revise drone surveillance protections. SD - HB1069 Authorize certain veterans to attend courses offered at postsecondary technical institutes without payment of tuition. SD - HB1072 Place certain substances on the controlled substances schedule. SD - HB1076 Require a designation on a driver license for autism spectrum disorder under certain circumstances. SD - HB1082 Revise the conditions under which a licensed vehicle dealer may display or sell certain vehicles. SD - HB1083 Rename the postsecondary technical institutes as technical colleges. SD - HB1094 Repeal certain provisions regarding permits for concealed pistols. SD - HB1095 Revise requirements regarding hunting mentors. SD - HB1101 Provide for the reinstatement of a driver license under certain conditions. SD - HB1112 Authorize the hiring of law enforcement officers by the South Dakota State Brand Board and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1113 Provide for remote participation in a shareholders' meeting. SD - HB1118 Revise the boundaries of certain water development districts and to revise certain provisions regarding the election of the board of directors and the levying of taxes in the affected districts. SD - HB1126 Provide authority for real estate brokers to conduct real property evaluations. SD - HB1127 Revise provisions regarding real estate appraisers. SD - HB1130 Revise the requirements for an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1153 Authorize the limited possession of a knife in the state capitol. SD - HB1169 Prohibit the use of certain electronic devices while driving. SD - HB1170 Revise provisions regarding the use of certain lights by tow truck vehicles and Department of Transportation authorized vehicles. SD - HB1174 Establish the date of kindergarten enrollment eligibility. SD - HB1175 Define dyslexia for the purposes of special education and related services. SD - HB1177 Require that school district elections occur in conjunction with the general election. SD - HB1181 Revise certain provisions regarding bounties for coyotes. SD - HB1182 Provide for the renewal of an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1183 Increase driver licensing fees and dedicate that increase to transit providers. SD - HB1184 Provide limited deer and antelope licenses to landowners. SD - HB1197 Require testing of moisture meters and protein-measuring devices. SD - HB1206 Revise certain provisions regarding the commitment of a delinquent child to the Department of Corrections. SD - HB1207 Extend the termination date for the Juvenile Justice Public Safety Oversight Council. SD - HB1219 Require certain health care professionals to recommend treatments alternative to opioids. SD - HB1242 Provide for the reissuance of certain enhanced permits to carry a concealed pistol and to declare an emergency. SD - HCR6005 Commending the nation of Israel for its cordial and mutually beneficial relationship with the United States and with the State of South Dakota. SD - HCR6009 Strengthening the sister-state ties between the State of South Dakota and Taiwan; supporting the signing of a Bilateral Trade Agreement (BTA) between Taiwan and the United States; and reaffirming support for increasing Taiwan’s international participation. SD - HC8002 Commending and honoring the 2018-2019 Outstanding School Administrators of South Dakota: JOEL JORGENSON, Madison Central, School Superintendent; DON LYON, Spearfish, Middle School Principal; PAUL LUNDBERG, Brandon Valley, School Business Official; MATT ALLEY, West Central, Elementary School Principal; JOE CHILDS, Mitchell, Secondary School Principal; DAVE PREHEIM, Tea, Assistant High School Principal; MICHAEL AMOLINS, Harrisburg, Curriculum Leader; WENDY OTHEIM, Brookings, Director of Special Education, for being named outstanding administrators by their respective administrator parent groups. SD - HC8004 Commending the nation of Israel for its cordial and mutually beneficial relationship with the United States and with the State of South Dakota. SD - HC8007 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's Ellwein family of Rapid City for being awarded the Association of the United States Army Volunteer Family of the Year Award for 2019. SD - HC8015 Honoring Girls State Governor Success Suehne of Sioux Falls and Boys State Governor Johnathan Smith of Sioux Falls and commending the South Dakota American Legion and Auxiliary for their sponsorship and coordination of the Girls State and Boys State programs. SD - HC8016 Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard's 114th Fighter Wing of Sioux Falls for being awarded the Meritorious Unit Award and Winston P. Wilson Trophy for 2019. SD - HC8017 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 139th Brigade Support Battalion of Brookings for being awarded the Major General Milton A. Reckard Trophy and General Walter T. Kerwin Jr. Award for 2019. SD - HC8018 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 153rd Forward Support Company of Huron on being awarded the National Guard Association of the United States' General John J. Pershing Trophy. SD - HC8019 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 730th Area Support Medical Company of Vermillion on being awarded the National Guard Association of the United States' Certificate of Victory. SD - HC8020 To honor the Sioux Falls O'Gorman Knights as the 2019 Class 11 AAA State High School Football Champions. SD - SB53 Provide for a discount to senior citizens for state parks and recreation areas. SD - SB64 Prohibit capital punishment for any person suffering from a severe mental illness. SD - SB80 Revise certain sheriff's fees and costs. SD - SB98 Extend the notification period for possession of a concealed pistol in the state capitol. SD - SB150 Revise nonresident waterfowl licensure. SD - SB164 Revise the penalties and provisions regarding approaching stopped vehicles. SD - SC809 To honor and commend the late Senator Gene Abdallah for his dedicated service to his community and state.