+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: 2722 Railroad Circle Aberdeen, SD 57401 + − Committees (3) SD - Commerce and Energy (House) Title: Member SD - Health and Human Services (House) Title: Member SD - Retirement Laws (House) Title: Member + − Sponsored Bills (4) SD - HB1064 Restrict certain vapor products. 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 - HB1072 Place certain substances on the controlled substances schedule. + − Cosponsored Bills (111) SD - HB1057 Prohibit certain acts against children and provide a penalty therefor. SD - HJR5001 To apply for a convention of states under Article V of the Constitution of the United States to impose fiscal restraints on the federal government, to limit the power and jurisdiction of the federal government, and to limit the terms of office for federal officials and members of Congress. SD - HCR6003 Supporting the Electoral College. 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 - HCR6006 Requesting the members of South Dakota's congressional delegation to annually appear before a joint session of the Legislature to provide information and answer questions. SD - HB1157 Provide for kindergarten enrollment options. SD - HB1120 Authorize the governing body of a second or third class municipality to act as a planning and zoning commission. SD - HB1231 Authorize premium cigars to be shipped and transported and modify tax provisions pertaining to premium cigars. SD - HB1102 Make an appropriation to reimburse the aeronautics fund. SD - HB1105 Revise certain provisions regarding restrictions on State Investment Council members. SD - HB1113 Provide for remote participation in a shareholders' meeting. SD - HB1169 Prohibit the use of certain electronic devices while driving. SD - HB1173 Prohibit a school board from denying an application for open enrollment from certain students with autism. SD - HB1177 Require that school district elections occur in conjunction with the general election. SD - HB1183 Increase driver licensing fees and dedicate that increase to transit providers. SD - HB1207 Extend the termination date for the Juvenile Justice Public Safety Oversight Council. SD - HB1233 Make an appropriation to the gaming commission fund, to provide for the transfer of funds to the special racing revolving fund and the South Dakota-bred racing fund, and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1236 Revise provisions regarding the management of the animal damage control program. SD - HB1239 Require the costs of nursing homes to be rebased every five years for purposes of Medicaid reimbursement. SD - HB1241 Revise requirements for legal newspapers. SD - HB1242 Provide for the reissuance of certain enhanced permits to carry a concealed pistol and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1249 Revise certain provisions regarding the operation of the South Dakota Lottery. SD - HB1250 Increase the state's percentage of video lottery revenues, to provide for the deposit of certain excess revenues, and to repeal provisions regarding video lottery. SD - HB1252 Grant property tax relief to certain persons who are long-term residents and long-term property owners. SD - HB1258 Provide for child safety accounts for students subject to certain safety incidents. SD - HB1268 Provide timely refunds for excess payments made in lieu of contributions to the unemployment compensation trust fund. SD - HB1269 Prohibit the internet publication of certain land records. SD - HB1272 Revise the conditions for dual credit and to provide an appropriation. SD - HB1276 Provide for a review of occupational regulation. SD - HB1277 Only authorize a person whose face is depicted in certain obscene material to receive revenue generated by the distribution or exhibition of the material. 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 - SB84 Authorize service animals in-training to enter certain establishments. SD - SB181 Revise provisions regarding health benefit plans. SD - HB1083 Rename the postsecondary technical institutes as technical colleges. SD - HB1091 Revise provisions regarding the compensation of merchandise dealers for diagnostic and warranty work. SD - HB1098 Authorize certain off-sale licenses for certain entities and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1099 Authorize counties to impose a temporary voter-approved half-cent sales and use tax and to issue revenue bonds to fund certain county infrastructure construction. SD - HB1261 Provide procedures to enforce the integrity of the United States Constitution. SD - HB1152 Provide financial assistance for school sentinel training. SD - HB1156 To prohibit the conduct of certain physical examinations or screenings on students in a school district without parental consent. SD - HB1129 Authorize the provision of telecommunications device location information to law enforcement agencies. SD - HCR6012 Supporting the right to pray in public schools. SD - HCR6013 Urging all South Dakotans to participate in the 2020 United States Census. SD - HB1131 Prohibit the use of misleading identification for telephonic communications. SD - HB1133 Provide a rebuttable presumption in favor of joint physical custody of a minor child. SD - SB114 Require an incentive program to provide diversion opportunities for certain substance abuse offenses. SD - SB124 To revise provisions regarding group pheasant hunts for disabled veterans. SD - SB145 Recalculate abatement of the basic child support obligation. SD - SB173 To establish limitations applicable to initial family assessments. SD - SB176 Provide for the seizure and holding of real property as evidence. SD - HB1167 Revise provisions regarding confidential communications between a student and certain school employees. SD - HB1194 Authorize federally recognized Indian tribes to receive PEACE funds. 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 - SB75 Provide for a habitat stamp on hunting and fishing licenses. SD - HB1155 Exempt certain retirement funds from division of property in a divorce. SD - HB1141 Require a feasibility study and actuarial analysis on long-term care services and supports. SD - SB150 Revise nonresident waterfowl licensure. SD - HB1059 Revise certain provisions regarding hunting with drones. SD - HJR5003 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election, an amendment to Article XII of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to prohibiting the general appropriation bill from reappropriating or transferring funds that are in special funds and establishing rules pertaining to the administration of special funds. SD - HB1287 Provide exemption of certain taxes for certain nursing home providers and community service providers. SD - HB1225 Restrict the use of funds for abortion. SD - HB1066 Revise and repeal provisions regarding aviation. SD - HB1060 Revise certain provisions regarding the use of the aeronautics fund. SD - HB1067 Modify certain provisions regarding notice, service, and execution of judgments. SD - HC8014 Congratulating and honoring the Aberdeen Wings for an excellent season and a victorious performance in the 2019 Robertson Cup Championship. SD - HC8013 To commend and acknowledge the Ground Works and South Dakota Agriculture in the Classroom as a South Dakota educational nonprofit that incorporates interactive computer activities, youth summer camps, and teaching gardens to deliver hands-on lessons in STEAM education, agriculture literacy, health and wellness, and student leadership. SD - HC8012 Recognizing Peace Corps volunteers and returned volunteers for their service to our country and the world. SD - HC8011 Commending and honoring Renee Ullom, a member of the Brandon Valley School District Board of Education, on her selection as the Associated School Boards of South Dakota Outstanding School Board Member of South Dakota for 2019. SD - HC8008 Recognizing and honoring the Veterans Honor Park in Madison, 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 - 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 - 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 - SCR602 To invite responsible gun owners from Virginia to relocate to South Dakota. SD - HCR6001 To direct the Department of Social Services to investigate implementing peer support services. SD - SB107 Accommodate legislation enhancing basic government services in the state. SD - SB106 Accommodate legislation enhancing health care. SD - SB105 Accommodate legislation enhancing education. SD - SB99 Prohibit certain persons from practicing acupuncture. SD - HB1076 Require a designation on a driver license for autism spectrum disorder under certain circumstances. SD - SB89 Revise provisions regarding victim's rights. SD - HB1085 Provide for permanent daylight savings time. SD - HB1110 Provide for a uniform template to be used by each state agency in the conduct of performance management reviews. SD - HB1128 Modify the penalty for causing a child to be present during methamphetamine use, distribution, or manufacture. SD - HB1132 Create a Commission on Indian Affairs. SD - SJR502 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election, an amendment to Article XII of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the creation and administration of the pooled local investment fund. SD - SB160 Authorize the construction and operation of a nursing home facility in Moody County, South Dakota, and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1148 Provide for protection orders. SD - HB1149 Establish qualifications for child custody evaluators. SD - HB1154 Revise certain provisions regarding motor vehicle license plates. SD - HB1172 Require the annual submission of a zero-based budget from certain departments or budget units. SD - HB1218 Establish certain requirements for schools regarding parental notice of and access to certain tests, assessments, evaluations, and observations. SD - SB87 Add information required to be provided to a woman receiving an abortion. SD - SB88 Require parental notification of self-injurious behavior expressed during counseling sessions. SD - SB166 Provide a transfer of funds for critical teaching needs scholarships. SD - HB1224 Authorize requests for medical clearance as a condition of continued licensure to drive a motor vehicle. SD - HB1223 Provide for the creation of an international business and trade office. SD - HB1219 Require certain health care professionals to recommend treatments alternative to opioids. SD - HC8020 To honor the Sioux Falls O'Gorman Knights as the 2019 Class 11 AAA State High School Football Champions. SD - HB1206 Revise certain provisions regarding the commitment of a delinquent child to the Department of Corrections. SD - HB1195 Establish certain fetal harm as an assault. SD - HB1136 Provide for the licensure and regulation of practitioners of acupuncture and Oriental medicine and to establish the acupuncture regulation fund. SD - SCR604 Recognizing June as Move Over Awareness Month and urging drivers to slow down and move over for stopped vehicles. SD - SB167 Revise a provision regarding eligibility for the South Dakota opportunity scholarship. SD - SB60 Adopt the Physical Therapist Licensure Compact. SD - SB80 Revise certain sheriff's fees and costs. SD - HB1077 Establish certain requirements regarding funeral processions. SD - SB90 Revise the distribution of motor fuel tax revenue, create a small structure and large culvert fund, provide for the use and administration of the fund, and to make an appropriation thereof. SD - HB1069 Authorize certain veterans to attend courses offered at postsecondary technical institutes without payment of tuition.