+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Fax: (605) 578-2429 Office Address: + − Committees (2) SD - Judiciary (House) Title: Member SD - Local Government (House) Title: Member + − Sponsored Bill SD - HB1169 Revise certain provisions regarding the commissioner form of municipal government. + − Cosponsored Bills (73) 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 - HB1268 Provide for revised dates to prefile legislation. SD - SB68 Revise certain provisions regarding the assistance provided to counties by state firefighting resources. SD - SB88 Revise certain provisions in regarding disinterment permits. SD - HB1111 Revise certain definitions regarding criminal street gang activity. SD - HB1149 Prohibit the sale of certain industrial and construction equipment at a price higher than is offered to other buyers. SD - HB1148 Revise certain provisions regarding the eligibility to serve on the Game, Fish, and Parks Commission. SD - SB69 Allow certain registration and permit documents to be stored and presented electronically. SD - HB1110 Increase the penalty for certain subsequent convictions of hiring for sexual activity or promoting prostitution. SD - SB1 Revise certain provisions regarding tax deed procurement. 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 - HC1020 Commending the Department of Game, Fish and Parks and the landowners of South Dakota on thirty years of partnership to provide public hunting access through the Walk-In Area program. SD - SB83 Authorize certain patriotic societies access to public schools. SD - HB1273 Revise certain provisions regarding convention facility on-sale licenses to sell alcoholic beverages. SD - HB1075 Authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the construction of the Madison Cyber Labs (MadLabs) and the demolition of Lowry Hall at Dakota State University, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 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 - SB4 Revise certain provisions relating to the contractor's excise tax revenues that are deposited into the building South Dakota fund. SD - HB1105 Revise certain provisions regarding the validation of absentee ballot signatures. SD - HB1102 Revise certain provisions regarding the use and display of the great seal of South Dakota. SD - SB117 Revise certain provisions regarding the partners in education tax credit program. 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 - HB1101 Revise certain provisions regarding used motorcycles offered for sale at an event. SD - HB1074 Revise certain provisions regarding the creation of business improvement districts. SD - SB3 Increase the amount of unobligated cash that may be transferred to the building South Dakota fund after the end of a fiscal year. SD - HB1213 Revise certain provisions regarding telephone and telegraph corporations. SD - HB1103 Require state agencies to comply with the appropriate display or use of the state seal. 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 - SC54 Honoring and congratulating Nash Hutmacher for winning the Class "A" South Dakota State Wrestling Tournament in 2017 and 2018. SD - HB1147 Revise certain provisions concerning property tax collections, delinquent property taxes, tax certificates, and tax deeds. SD - SB182 Revise certain provisions regarding the crime of rape. SD - HJR1003 Rescinding House Joint Resolution 1001, adopted by the Ninetieth Legislature of the State of South Dakota. SD - SB100 Establish certain provisions related to grant monitoring and review and to revise certain record retention policies. 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 - 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 - HB1245 Make an appropriation to the Equal Access to Our Courts Commission. SD - SB71 Revise certain provisions related to a license renewal for the practice of medicine, osteopathy, surgery, or obstetrics. SD - HB1121 Revise the fees for certain on-sale and off-sale retail liquor licenses. SD - HB1085 Adopt the Uniform Unsworn Domestic Declarations Act. SD - HB1157 Authorize certain alcohol manufacturers and wholesalers to enter into sponsorship agreements with certain alcohol retail licensees. SD - HB1120 Provide equal access for all students to activities sponsored by the South Dakota High School Activities Association or school districts. SD - HB1083 Revise certain provisions regarding permits to carry a concealed pistol and to declare an emergency. SD - SB128 Revise certain provisions regarding ballot question committees. SD - HB1123 Prohibit certain persons suffering from a severe mental illness from receiving capital punishment. SD - SC53 Celebrating the memory and homecoming of Sergeant Philip James Iyotte and honoring him for his selfless service and ultimate sacrifice during the Korean War. SD - HB1142 Revise the publication requirements for certain counties, municipalities, and school districts. SD - SB2 Provide additional funding for the housing opportunity fund by redistributing certain building South Dakota funds. SD - SB173 Establish certain provisions regarding microbreweries and malt beverage manufacturers. SD - SC40 Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard's 114th Fighter Wing on being awarded the Distinguished Flying Unit Plaque. SD - SB6 Require that the unobligated cash balance of the building South Dakota fund be used in determining the allocation of unobligated general funds. SD - HB1093 Authorize certain insurance transactions and policies in a language other than English. SD - SB172 Provide for an opt out by certain professions from the temporary licensing compact. SD - HB1241 Establish an annual fee for certain electric motor vehicles and electric hybrid motor vehicles. SD - HB1109 Provide for parole eligibility for certain inmates. SD - HB1214 Revise certain provisions regarding the State Conservation Commission and conservation districts. SD - HB1185 Establish provisions regarding the storage of wine at certain licensed premises. SD - HB1166 Revise certain provisions regarding waivers recommended by the School Finance Accountability Board. SD - SB177 Require an annual increase in certain state employee pay by an increase in the consumer price index. SD - SB90 Revise certain provisions regarding the payment of taxes and fees before transferring title of mobile homes or manufactured homes. SD - HC1005 Honoring the South Dakota Association of Rural Water Systems, Inc. on being named 2017 State Association of the Year. 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 - HB1244 Revise certain provisions regarding the renewal of driver licenses by a member of the armed forces and their families. SD - HC1019 To honor and celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Vermeer Corporation and their contribution to the farming industry. SD - HC1015 Honoring Brian Garrett for his outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the Oglala Lakota people. SD - HCR1011 Making formal application to the United States Congress to lawfully enable the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide per diem reimbursement to eligible veterans in need of assisted living services. SD - HB1106 Authorize hunting preference points to be granted to persons age ten years or older. 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 - 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 - HCR1002 Recognizing the great need and offering support for additional mental health services in western South Dakota. 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 - HB1134 Revise certain provisions regarding on-sale alcoholic beverage licenses for municipal auditoriums and convention halls. 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 - 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 - HB1167 Revise certain provisions regarding the appointment of county commissioners to county planning commissions.