+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: 38485 129th St. Aberdeen, SD 57401 + − Committees (2) SD - Agriculture and Natural Resources (House) Title: member SD - Transportation (House) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (2) SD - HB1217 Revise certain provisions regarding the James River Water Development District. SD - HB1216 Repeal the limitation on the total amount of revenue payable from taxes on real property for all taxing districts, except school districts. + − Cosponsored Bills (73) SD - SCR7 Commending and recognizing the numerous contributions made by South Dakota's social workers. SD - SB103 Authorize townships to levy a capital improvement property tax for secondary roads, bridges, and culverts. SD - HB1109 Require the state to pay for the costs of prosecution and defense for certain persons charged with crimes while in state adult correctional facilities. SD - HB1199 Authorize funding for tribal colleges to defray certain costs associated with educating nonbeneficiary students and to make an appropriation therefor. SD - SB80 Increase the selling price of a towed vehicle that exempts the seller of the vehicle from certain vehicle dealer licensing requirements. SD - SB167 Revise certain provisions relating to moisture and protein content devices and the fee that may be charged for such devices. SD - SB93 Impose a gross receipts tax on the rental of certain motorcycles in lieu of the excise tax on motor vehicles. SD - HB1132 Revise certain provisions regarding the titling of motor vehicles, boats, mobile homes, and manufactured homes and the issuance of temporary permits by licensed dealers. SD - SB3 Provide for mediation of certain drainage disputes. SD - SB77 Allow nursing mothers to breastfeed in certain locations. SD - SB131 Establish certain provisions regarding stray electrical current and voltage remediation. SD - HCR1008 Urging Congress and the President to recognize tribal identification cards as a valid form of identification for all official purposes. SD - HB1232 Provide for a determination of the value of small power production facilities. SD - HB1231 Authorize the forfeiture of any financial benefit or valuables gained from pimping. SD - HB1121 Authorize township boards to establish speed zones on township roads. SD - SC17 Recognizing the 136th anniversary of the Fort Robinson Outbreak and commending the Annual Fort Robinson Memorial Breakout Run. SD - HC1025 Honoring the Parkston High School Girls Golf program and coaches Tyler Hockett and Eric Norden on their accomplishments. SD - HB1122 Authorize township boards to designate certain roads as no maintenance roads. SD - HB1095 Provide access to abandoned cemeteries and private burying grounds. SD - HJR1002 Making a formal application to the President of the United States, that the President grant a presidential pardon to Peter L. Larson. SD - SB146 Authorize funding for an honor guard detail for deceased veterans and to make an appropriation therefor. SD - HB1146 Limit who may request to see a person's hunting or fishing license. SD - SC29 Honoring Kendra Peterson of Sisseton as 2015 Miss Rodeo South Dakota. SD - SB129 Revise provisions relating to trespass associated with hunting, fishing, or trapping. SD - SB117 Further protect the privacy of certain student information. SD - HB1222 Revise certain educational requirements for state-certified residential appraisers and state-certified general appraisers. SD - HC1018 Honoring the Arlington High School Oral lnterp Team on an outstanding season in 2014. SD - SB94 Establish a license fee for electric-powered motorcycles. SD - SCR6 To direct the Department of Education to ensure South Dakota students are well-versed in civics and government. SD - SB168 Establish a task force to study elder abuse in South Dakota. SD - SB79 Revise certain provisions concerning the manner in which county wheel taxes are imposed. SD - SB154 Require that certain employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs be veterans. SD - HB1221 Authorize unilateral consent in certain divorce proceedings. SD - HB1182 Limit the number of apprentices to be supervised by an electrician. SD - SB121 Prospectively repeal the death penalty. SD - HB1202 Revise certain provisions regarding renewable, recycled, and conserved energy sources. SD - HB1162 Enact the Interstate Insurance Product Regulation Compact. SD - HC1022 Honoring the Pierre Junior Shooters BB Gun Team for winning the 2014 Daisy National BB Gun Championship. SD - SB83 Authorize a board of county commissioners to designate certain section line roads and secondary roads as no maintenance and to revise certain provisions to vacate, change, or locate a highway by a board of county commissioners. SD - HB1212 Criminalize abuse of an unborn child. SD - HB1113 Repeal and revise certain motor vehicle and boat damage and salvage disclosure requirements. SD - HJR1004 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to Article III, section 5 of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to legislative redistricting. SD - SB185 Increase the motor vehicle excise tax rate and to dedicate a portion of the revenue to the local government highway and bridge fund. SD - HB1193 Lower the state sales and use tax on certain food items and to increase the rate of taxation for the sales and use tax on certain goods and services. SD - HC1026 Honoring Parkston High School Athletic Director and Girls Basketball Coach Rob Vanlaecken on his career accomplishments and retirement. SD - SB102 Revise certain provisions that dedicate property tax revenue for the financing of tax incremental districts. SD - SCR1 Commending the improvements to health care in South Dakota achieved by the system of care established by the community-based Mission: Lifeline initiative. SD - HC1012 Congratulating and commending the Hamlin High School football team for winning the 2014 State 9B Football Championship. SD - HC1036 Honoring and Commending Abbigail Boner of Castlewood, South Dakota, for receiving a 2015 Prudential Spirit of Community Award. SD - HB1084 Expand collateral eligible to be pledged as security for public deposits. SD - SB111 Repeal the provision that invalidates absentee ballots cast by voters who died before the date of the election. SD - SB2 Provide for the establishment of river basin natural resource districts. SD - HC1023 Commending and honoring the Parkston Trojan football team on a successful 2014 season. SD - SB112 Revise certain provisions regarding voting rights of a person convicted of a felony. SD - HB1071 Revise the number of signatures required for a nominating petition for sanitary district trustees. SD - HC1017 Honoring Arlington Cardinal football players Brody Gilbertson, Kyle Stegeman, Parker Christesen, Alex Heuer, and Richard Jensen. SD - SB128 Revise certain provisions concerning the general requirements that vehicle owners must satisfy before applying for military plates. SD - HC1024 Honoring the Parkston High School wrestling team and coach Jared Digmann on their accomplishments. SD - HB1175 Prohibit legislation relating to initiated measures for one year after the measure is decided or enacted. SD - HB1142 Revise certain provisions pertaining to the age requirements for sex offender registry registration. SD - SB164 Require students to take a civics test to demonstrate knowledge of United States history and government. SD - HC1020 Honoring Huron High School Assistant Principal Mike Radke for being named the 2015 South Dakota Assistant Principal of the Year. SD - HB1124 Authorize motor vehicles to exceed the posted speed limit under certain conditions. SD - SB105 Provide Legislators access to the state capitol complex tunnel system. SD - SC5 Recognizing and honoring South Dakota Farmers Union for its 100th birthday. SD - HC1019 Honoring Arlington Cardinal volleyball players, seniors Daylee Olson, Josie Parry, Kimberly VanBockern, Nikki Zobel, and Cuinsey Murphy, and junior Bailee Steffensen. SD - SB73 Improve public safety regarding juvenile justice. SD - HB1083 Require reimbursement to certain entities for fire suppression and extinguishment costs. SD - SB183 Revise the voting requirements regarding the issuance of bonds by public bodies and capital outlay certificates by school districts. SD - HC1031 Honoring the 2015 Huron High School Speech and Debate Team on their outstanding performance. SD - HCR1007 Opposing the EPA's guidelines to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from existing fossil fuel-fired power plants in a manner that will cause economic harm. SD - HB1173 Revise certain provisions regarding liability of parties involved in frivolous or malicious civil actions. SD - HB1130 Prohibit an abortion provider from accepting payment for an abortion prior to the end of the required informed consent period.