+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: PO Box 3403 Rapid City, SD 57709 + − Committees (3) SD - Taxation (House) Title: Member SD - Transportation (House) Title: Member SD - Military and Veterans Affairs (House) Title: Member + − Sponsored Bills (7) SD - HB1059 Revise certain provisions regarding hunting with drones. SD - HB1060 Revise certain provisions regarding the use of the aeronautics fund. SD - HB1066 Revise and repeal provisions regarding aviation. SD - HB1102 Make an appropriation to reimburse the aeronautics fund. SD - HB1261 Provide procedures to enforce the integrity of the United States Constitution. SD - HCR6013 Urging all South Dakotans to participate in the 2020 United States Census. SD - HB1065 Revise drone surveillance protections. + − Cosponsored Bills (80) SD - HB1056 Authorize video monitoring of residents in assisted living centers and nursing facilities. SD - HB1057 Prohibit certain acts against children and provide a penalty therefor. SD - HB1075 Repeal certain outdated provisions regarding annexation near airports. SD - HB1077 Establish certain requirements regarding funeral processions. SD - HB1081 Exempt from alcoholic beverage regulations certain uses of alcohol by postsecondary institutions. SD - HB1085 Provide for permanent daylight savings time. SD - HB1092 Provide for an assumption of risk by any person engaged in off-road vehicle activity and to limit the liability of the renters of off-road vehicles under certain circumstances. SD - HB1095 Revise requirements regarding hunting mentors. SD - HB1096 Prohibit commercial surrogacy contracts, provide a penalty for facilitating a commercial surrogacy, and establish an interim committee to evaluate surrogacy in the state. SD - HB1107 Define style and form and authorize the code commission to make certain style and form edits to legislative acts. SD - HB1109 Revise the Uniform Limited Liability Company Act. SD - HB1112 Authorize the hiring of law enforcement officers by the South Dakota State Brand Board and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1115 Revise certain provisions related to athlete agent conduct. SD - HB1121 Establish immunity from liability for the inherent risks of camping. SD - HB1129 Authorize the provision of telecommunications device location information to law enforcement agencies. SD - HB1130 Revise the requirements for an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1131 Prohibit the use of misleading identification for telephonic communications. SD - HB1134 Permit certain acts at a school honoring or graduation ceremony. SD - HB1138 Establish shooting course requirements for current or former law enforcement officers seeking an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1143 Prohibit school districts from using school or athletic team names, mascots, or nicknames that are determined to be racially derogatory or discriminatory. SD - HB1152 Provide financial assistance for school sentinel training. SD - HB1153 Authorize the limited possession of a knife in the state capitol. SD - HB1171 Require commercial pesticide applicators to maintain proof of financial responsibility. SD - HB1172 Require the annual submission of a zero-based budget from certain departments or budget units. SD - HB1174 Establish the date of kindergarten enrollment eligibility. SD - HB1175 Define dyslexia for the purposes of special education and related services. SD - HB1185 Limit public employer consideration of certain criminal backgrounds. SD - HB1194 Authorize federally recognized Indian tribes to receive PEACE funds. SD - HB1228 Include children with a hearing loss in the reporting criteria required for deaf and hard-of-hearing children. SD - HB1232 Provide an appropriation for adoption assistance grants. SD - HB1237 Establish the Early Learning Advisory Council. SD - HB1242 Provide for the reissuance of certain enhanced permits to carry a concealed pistol and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1243 Require schools to provide instruction on South Dakota's tribal history, culture, and government. SD - HB1252 Grant property tax relief to certain persons who are long-term residents and long-term property owners. SD - HB1259 Clarify provisions regarding the discretionary formula for determining the assessed value of property for tax purposes. SD - HB1279 Require property owners to receive notification of property tax reduction programs. 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 the creation of the property tax relief trust fund and to provide for the transfer of unobligated cash. 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 - 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 - HCR6010 Supporting the creation of an early education advisory council. SD - HCR6011 Supporting the Recovering America's Wildlife Act. SD - HCR6012 Supporting the right to pray in public schools. SD - HCR6017 To encourage the creation of an interim legislative study to address infrastructure and funding support related to the expansion of Ellsworth Air Force Base. SD - HCR6018 To urge the adoption of a joint rule requiring the state Constitution to be read aloud on the floor of both houses each Legislative Session. SD - HCR6020 Denouncing the National Education Association's recent policy to support "the fundamental right to abortion." SD - HCR6021 Supporting the continued operation of the D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery. 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 - HC8008 Recognizing and honoring the Veterans Honor Park in Madison, South Dakota. 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 - 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 - HC8025 Commending and honoring those who served in the Korean War on the seventieth anniversary of the war. SD - SB50 Revise certain provisions regarding the practice of a certified registered nurse anesthetist. SD - SB60 Adopt the Physical Therapist Licensure Compact. SD - SB64 Prohibit capital punishment for any person suffering from a severe mental illness. SD - SB78 Increase funding for court appointed special advocates. SD - SB81 Establish eligibility criteria for out-of-state health institutions to receive financing from the Health and Educational Facilities Authority. 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 - SB98 Extend the notification period for possession of a concealed pistol in the state capitol. SD - SB124 To revise provisions regarding group pheasant hunts for disabled veterans. SD - SB147 Prohibit collective bargaining by certain employees of the Board of Regents. SD - SB155 Provide for step therapy protocol regarding certain prescription drugs. SD - SB156 Repeal provisions regarding the South Dakota Veterans Commission. SD - SB160 Authorize the construction and operation of a nursing home facility in Moody County, South Dakota, and to declare an emergency. SD - SB162 Provide limitations on the use of lighting equipment while hunting. SD - SB181 Revise provisions regarding health benefit plans. SD - SR702 Calling for statewide recognition of South Dakota's military veteran entrepreneurs and Bunker Labs of Rapid City. SD - SJR501 Proposing and submitting to the voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, providing for wagering on sporting events and to revise provisions regarding certain municipal proceeds of gaming revenues. 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 - SJR503 Rescinding House Joint Resolutions calling for a constitutional convention for the sole purpose of changing the Constitution of the United States. SD - SCR605 Calling for statewide recognition of South Dakota's military veteran entrepreneurs and Bunker Labs of Rapid City. SD - SC803 Commending the Bare Bodkins Theatre Company for their hard work and dedication to producing professional and accessible Shakespeare productions in Sioux Falls. SD - SC809 To honor and commend the late Senator Gene Abdallah for his dedicated service to his community and state. SD - SC828 Recognizing the University of South Dakota women's basketball team for winning the Summit League regular season championship.