+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: + − Committees (2) SD - Commerce and Energy (House) Title: member SD - Transportation (House) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (5) SD - HB1178 Require the Department of Social Services to submit an implementation plan to allow the state to issue photo EBT cards. SD - HB1094 Provide for the transfer of certain landowner hunting licenses. SD - HCR1011 Recognizing and honoring Sitting Bull, Tatanka-Iyotanka, a courageous warrior, statesman, dedicated leader, one of South Dakota's first ambassadors to the world, and a man who remains an essential figure in South Dakota and United States history. SD - HB1095 Revise certain provisions regarding resident fishing possession limits. SD - HB1192 Increase the period of time certain persons may contract with this state after termination of service. + − Cosponsored Bills (65) SD - HB1055 Revise certain provisions regarding the need for a driver license or permit to operate certain motor vehicles. SD - HB1056 Authorize law enforcement officers to issue certain citations not signed under oath. SD - HB1069 Repeal and revise certain provisions related to campaign finance and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1071 Require the approval of the Legislature before any high level nuclear waste may be processed or deposited within state boundaries. SD - HB1072 Repeal and revise certain provisions relating to permits to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1075 Repeal the authority of municipalities to exercise planning and zoning powers outside corporate limits of municipalities. SD - HB1089 Provide certain provisions regarding investigations of misconduct by certain public officials. SD - HB1091 Modify certain provisions relating to concealed carry permits. SD - HB1105 Revise certain municipal special assessment provisions. SD - HB1111 Revise the definition of fall enrollment for purposes of education funding. SD - HB1116 Revise certain standards for new construction where a building code ordinance has not been adopted. SD - HB1121 Revise certain provisions regarding collective bargaining for teachers. SD - HB1132 Limit the persons eligible to receive a copy of a vital record with a social security number printed on the record. SD - HB1133 Require each school district to adopt a policy to provide for students with specific learning disabilities. SD - HB1135 Provide certain provisions requiring plaintiffs in certain civil suits to cover certain court costs. SD - HB1138 Revise certain provisions regarding lands owned by the Department of Game, Fish and Parks. SD - HB1139 Revise certain provisions concerning adverse possession of certain real property. SD - HB1141 Provide for a legislative task force to consider certain legislation proposed to revise provisions regarding the constitutional amendment, initiative and referendum process in South Dakota. SD - HB1143 Revise certain provisions regarding underage prostitution. SD - HB1153 Revise the signature requirements for initiated measures and referred laws. SD - HB1154 Allow certain persons with a felony conviction to apply for a concealed pistol permit. SD - HB1184 Exempt certain persons working in postsecondary technical institutes from collective bargaining provisions. SD - HB1189 Prohibit dismemberment abortions and to provide a penalty therefor. SD - HB1191 Require cooperation with the Division of Child Support as a condition of eligibility for the SNAP program. SD - HB1200 Revise certain provisions regarding contributions to ballot question committees. SD - HB1201 Exempt certain food sales from licensure, certification, and inspection. SD - HJR1001 Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election an amendment to Article XXI of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to fishing, hunting, and trapping. SD - HJR1002 To apply for a convention of states under Article V of the Constitution of the United States to impose fiscal restraints on the federal government and limit the power and jurisdiction of the federal government. SD - HCR1002 Urging an external audit of the Indian Health Service by an act of Congress. SD - HCR1004 Recognizing National Speech and Debate Education Day on March 3, 2017. SD - HCR1007 Strengthening and expanding sister-state ties between South Dakota and Taiwan; supporting the signing of a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) and a Bilateral Investment Agreement (BIA) with the United States; and reaffirming support for increasing Taiwan's international profile. SD - HCR1010 Prohibiting officials and employees of the South Dakota Department of Education and members of the South Dakota Board of Education from joining certain organizations or consortia that may present a conflict of interest. SD - HC1004 Honoring Raina Grimsley of Mitchell, South Dakota, Girls State Governor, and Max Hawkins of Renner, South Dakota, Boys State Governor, and commending the South Dakota American Legion and Auxiliary for their sponsorship and coordination of the Girls State and Boys State programs. SD - HC1014 Honoring the city of Mobridge for being included in the 2017 Governor's Awards for Outstanding Support of the Arts by an Organization or Business. SD - HC1015 Honoring Mel Chandler for his outstanding service to the State of South Dakota. SD - HC1017 Posthumously honoring the life, character, and achievements of Bob Hanson. SD - HC1024 Commending and honoring the South Dakota Department of Transportation on the one hundredth anniversary of its creation. SD - HC1025 Honoring Phyllis Perkovich for her outstanding commitment and service to the South Dakota legislative page program and the youth of South Dakota. SD - HC1026 Honoring Laura Ingalls Wilder's 150th birthday and the celebration of this milestone in De Smet, South Dakota. SD - SB72 Revise certain provisions regarding the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor. SD - SB73 Provide a special tribal veteran license plate for certain motor vehicles. SD - SB74 Exempt the elected members of the governing board of any federally recognized Indian tribe from the requirement to register as lobbyists. SD - SB79 Revise certain provisions regarding the display of motorcycle license plates. SD - SB85 Provide for the exemption of certain students from the requirement to take certain academic assessment tests. SD - SB89 Provide certain provisions regarding liability against public entities that prohibit firearms on their premises. SD - SB91 Revise certain provisions regarding the crime of rape. SD - SB92 Extend the date a school district is required to bring reserve funds down to a certain percentage. SD - SB94 Repeal and revise certain provisions relating to the requirements for a permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - SB102 Require that the name and telephone number of an organization fighting to end sex trafficking be given, in writing, to any woman seeking an abortion. SD - SB118 Allow for special motor vehicle license plates depicting the Dignity sculpture. SD - SB122 Provide for certain alcoholic beverage licensees to allow consumption of distilled spirits under certain circumstances. SD - SB124 Repeal the authority for the Department of Social Services to enter agreements related to the Refugee Act of 1980 and to require certain reports regarding services provided to and arrival of refugees. SD - SB125 Revise the list of organizations that may approve and accredit a nonpublic school. SD - SB126 Require the Department of Education to use a competitive bidding process when acquiring academic assessments. SD - SB132 Revise the eligibility requirements for the opportunity scholarship program. SD - SB135 Revise certain meat labeling requirements. SD - SB136 Permit and regulate the practice of licensed certified professional midwives. SD - SB137 Establish certain provisions regarding joint employer liability protection. SD - SB144 Provide for the Servicemember Firearms Protection Act. SD - SB161 Direct certain vehicle registration fees to counties with unorganized territory. SD - SJR1 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota relating to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs. SD - SCR1 Inviting President Donald J. Trump to visit the State of South Dakota, and most especially to visit Mount Rushmore Memorial and Crazy Horse Memorial. SD - SCR5 Endorsing the induction of Howard Hunter, Sr. into the Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame. SD - SCR13 To require the payment into the federal oil spill liability trust fund for the Keystone One Pipeline and the Keystone XL Pipeline and to recognize dilbit as oil. SD - SCR15 Commending President Donald J. Trump in his commitment to keeping the country safe from radical Islamic terrorism.