+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: 7421 W. Luke Dr. Sioux Falls, SD 57106 + − Committees (2) SD - Committee on Appropriations Title: Member SD - Committee on Appropriations (House) Title: Member + − Sponsored Bills (4) SD - HB1316 Require approval of certain federal grants. SD - HJR1010 Proposing and submitting to voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, revising legislative terms of office. 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. + − Cosponsored Bills (63) SD - HJR1006 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to amendments to the Constitution. 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 - 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 - SB150 Provide property tax relief through the creation of the property tax relief fund. SD - HB1266 Provide funds for the purpose of increasing wages for certain employees of community support providers and nursing facilities. SD - HB1108 Restrict the disclosure of personal information regarding motor vehicle records. SD - HB1172 Revise certain provisions regarding meetings of certain public bodies. SD - HB1199 Prohibit collective bargaining by employees of the Board of Regents. SD - HB1091 Revise certain requirements for a legal newspaper. SD - HB1168 Revise certain provisions regarding the abandonment or dissolution of television translator districts. 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 - HB1275 Revise certain provisions regarding ballot measure petition circulation. SD - HB1265 Enhance the foster care system in South Dakota SD - SB158 Require certain transfers of funds from the state highway fund to the local bridge improvement grant fund. SD - HB1311 Revise certain provisions regarding legislator salaries. SD - HB1116 Revise certain provisions regarding special interest motor vehicle license plates. 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 - HB1102 Revise certain provisions regarding the use and display of the great seal of South Dakota. 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 - HB1117 Revise certain provisions regarding the licensing of historical motor vehicles. 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 - HB1197 Prohibit public school administrators from participating in collective bargaining. SD - HB1277 Exempt certain capital improvements projects from the required supervision of the Bureau of Administration. SD - SB182 Revise certain provisions regarding the crime of rape. SD - HB1090 Revise the deposits of the proceeds from the sale of certain surplus real estate at the South Dakota Veterans' Home. SD - HB1189 Revise certain provisions and penalties regarding inducements for school attendance and overreporting of school enrollment. SD - HB1198 Prohibit school districts from compensating official labor union representatives or negotiators. 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 - HB1104 Revise certain provisions regarding the arrest of certain victims of domestic abuse. 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 - HB1076 Authorize townships to use a tax levy for emergency medical services. SD - SB181 Provide for the Servicemember Firearms Protection Act. 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 - HC1007 Recognizing and congratulating Sioux Falls Little League on their historic first season of Little League Baseball in 2017. SD - SC40 Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard's 114th Fighter Wing on being awarded the Distinguished Flying Unit Plaque. SD - HB1211 Require that certain property tax opt out decisions be referred to a vote. SD - HJR1004 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next election a Constitutional amendment to revise certain provisions relating to the rights of crime victims. 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 - HC1023 Recognizing and congratulating Oran Sorenson on his induction into the State Wrestling Hall of Fame. SD - HCR1005 Commending and recognizing the numerous contributions made by South Dakota's social workers and recognizing March 2018 as National Social Work Month. SD - HB1166 Revise certain provisions regarding waivers recommended by the School Finance Accountability Board. SD - SB140 Revise provisions regarding an objection to a custody or visitation order. SD - HC1009 Recognizing and congratulating the Sioux Falls Storm for the team's successes both on and off the playing field. SD - SCR14 Encouraging Congress and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to overturn the rules regarding electronic logging devices. SD - HC1013 Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its seventieth anniversary on June 14-16, 2018. 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 - 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 - 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 - SB139 Revise certain provisions relating to child support. 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 - 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 - HC1026 Honoring Sylvan Vigness, a veteran of the United States Navy, who received a Purple Heart for injuries sustained during the Second World War for his outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the people of the State of South Dakota and the United States. SD - HB1145 Provide for subpoena power for certain legislative committees. 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 - SB167 Revise certain provisions regarding the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor. SD - HB1167 Revise certain provisions regarding the appointment of county commissioners to county planning commissions.