+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: + − Committees (2) SD - Education (House) Title: member SD - Taxation (House) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (3) SD - HB1226 Accommodate legislation for education. SD - HB1225 Prohibit the unauthorized commercial use of a personality's right of publicity and provide a civil remedy therefor. SD - HB1227 Authorize counties to impose sales and use taxes. + − Cosponsored Bills (71) SD - HB1073 Require a sex offender to report a change in vehicle status to law enforcement. SD - HB1074 Revise certain notice requirements for reporting motor vehicle accidents. SD - HB1079 Revise the deadline for the Department of Health's annual report regarding abortions. SD - HB1082 Allow a law enforcement officer to issue a citation without a notary. SD - HB1083 Require reimbursement to certain entities for fire suppression and extinguishment costs. SD - HB1089 Ban the practice of female genital mutilation in the state, to provide a penalty therefor, and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1091 Require that the minutes of meetings of any state board or commission include a record of how each individual member voted on certain motions. SD - HB1093 Provide for the exemption of certain students from the requirement to take certain academic assessment tests. SD - HB1094 Revise certain provisions regarding the annual minimum wage adjustment. SD - HB1096 Revise certain procedures for issuing a permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1097 Provide for a reduced minimum fall enrollment for certain school districts. SD - HB1116 Repeal and revise certain provisions relating to the requirements for a permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1117 Provide for the approval of postsecondary courses for certain nonpublic school students and students receiving alternative instruction. SD - HB1119 Revise certain adoption proceedings regarding the adult adoption of biological children. SD - HB1124 Authorize motor vehicles to exceed the posted speed limit under certain conditions. SD - HB1126 Remove the delivery receipt requirements related to issuing certain life insurance policies. SD - HB1136 Revise certain provisions concerning the administration of unlocatable mineral, leasehold, or royalty interests. SD - HB1142 Revise certain provisions pertaining to the age requirements for sex offender registry registration. SD - HB1152 Limit the terms of certain conservation easements. SD - HB1161 Limit certain rule making authority of the South Dakota High School Activities Association. SD - HB1173 Revise certain provisions regarding liability of parties involved in frivolous or malicious civil actions. SD - HB1183 Repeal the prohibition against carrying permitted concealed weapons in the state capitol building. SD - HB1184 Regulate the use of digital-learning platforms in schools accredited by the state. SD - HB1196 Revise certain driver licensing provisions. SD - HB1198 Require legislative approval for certain academic assessments. SD - HB1203 Provide for a state assessment and report on the effects of implementing the Clean Air Act. SD - HB1205 Provide for the certification by a chief law enforcement officer of the transfer of certain firearms. SD - HB1206 Authorize the concealed carry of pistols on public university campuses under certain circumstances. SD - HB1211 Repeal the requirement for a marriage license and to provide for a marriage certificate. SD - HB1215 Provide for an optional enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1216 Repeal the limitation on the total amount of revenue payable from taxes on real property for all taxing districts, except school districts. SD - HB1223 End the state's involvement with common core state standards and to prohibit the adoption of certain multistate educational standards. SD - HB1224 Provide procedures for issuing driver licenses and nondriver identification cards that do not require certain biometric data and high resolution facial images. SD - HB1231 Authorize the forfeiture of any financial benefit or valuables gained from pimping. 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 - HJR1005 Designating Oglala Lakota County as the new name of Shannon County. SD - HCR1003 Urging Congress and the President of the United States to abolish the United States Department of Education. 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 - HCR1008 Urging Congress and the President to recognize tribal identification cards as a valid form of identification for all official purposes. SD - HC1002 Honoring Hunter Paulsen, a senior at Elk Point-Jefferson High School, for his outstanding accomplishments in the sport of cross country. SD - HC1004 Commending the Sioux Valley High School Competitive Cheer Team and coaches for the 2014 South Dakota State Class A Competitive Cheer championship. SD - HC1006 Commending and honoring the Dell Rapids Boys Golf Team for a successful 2014 season. SD - HC1007 Commending and honoring the Dell Rapids Quarriers Football Team on a successful 2014 season. SD - HC1012 Congratulating and commending the Hamlin High School football team for winning the 2014 State 9B Football Championship. SD - HC1022 Honoring the Pierre Junior Shooters BB Gun Team for winning the 2014 Daisy National BB Gun Championship. SD - HC1036 Honoring and Commending Abbigail Boner of Castlewood, South Dakota, for receiving a 2015 Prudential Spirit of Community Award. SD - SB73 Improve public safety regarding juvenile justice. SD - SB75 Revise the effective period of the travel permit for certain livestock used for rodeo purposes and to declare an emergency. SD - SB76 Extend the length of time a local livestock ownership inspection certificate is valid for transportation. SD - SB79 Revise certain provisions concerning the manner in which county wheel taxes are imposed. SD - SB80 Increase the selling price of a towed vehicle that exempts the seller of the vehicle from certain vehicle dealer licensing requirements. 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 - SB103 Authorize townships to levy a capital improvement property tax for secondary roads, bridges, and culverts. SD - SB105 Provide Legislators access to the state capitol complex tunnel system. SD - SB114 Encourage and protect the teaching of certain scientific information. SD - SB117 Further protect the privacy of certain student information. SD - SB120 Revise certain provisions regarding special alcoholic beverage licenses issued in conjunction with special events and to declare an emergency. SD - SB128 Revise certain provisions concerning the general requirements that vehicle owners must satisfy before applying for military plates. SD - SB129 Revise provisions relating to trespass associated with hunting, fishing, or trapping. SD - SB152 Make an appropriation for certain costs related to mountain pine beetle suppression and to declare an emergency. SD - SB157 Make an appropriation to the state aeronautics fund. SD - SB158 Expand certain licensing exemptions regarding money lenders and mortgage lenders. SD - SB163 Make an appropriation to fund the Teach for America grant program. SD - SB164 Require students to take a civics test to demonstrate knowledge of United States history and government. SD - SB175 Revise certain provisions regarding the vehicles with military speciality plates that are not subject to annual registration fees. SD - SB177 Establish a youth minimum wage. SD - SB187 Establish certain rights of parents regarding the upbringing, education, health care, and mental health care of their children and to provide certain penalties for the violation of those rights. SD - SB188 Require the Department of Education to use a competitive bidding process when acquiring academic assessments. SD - SCR3 Recognizing the mutual benefit between health care sharing and health savings accounts. SD - SCR6 To direct the Department of Education to ensure South Dakota students are well-versed in civics and government. SD - SC17 Recognizing the 136th anniversary of the Fort Robinson Outbreak and commending the Annual Fort Robinson Memorial Breakout Run.