+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: + − Committees (2) SD - Commerce and Energy (House) Title: Member SD - Transportation (House) Title: Member + − Sponsored Bills (7) SD - HB1268 Provide for revised dates to prefile legislation. SD - HB1172 Revise certain provisions regarding meetings of certain public bodies. SD - HB1310 Revise certain provisions regarding legislative salary. SD - HB1221 Expand the partners in education tax credit program to include tribally controlled schools on a federally recognized Indian reservation. SD - HC1015 Honoring Brian Garrett for his outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the Oglala Lakota people. SD - HB1309 Provide for a periodic review of the sales and use tax exemptions. SD - HCR1013 Amending the Joint Rules to require a majority vote to disapprove a commemoration. + − Cosponsored Bills (133) SD - HB1074 Revise certain provisions regarding the creation of business improvement districts. SD - HB1078 Revise certain provisions regarding the removal of security freezes. SD - HB1082 Revise certain provisions regarding licensure for the lending of money. SD - HB1083 Revise certain provisions regarding permits to carry a concealed pistol and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1088 Revise the consignment sales requirements for dealers of motorcycles, off-road vehicles, snowmobiles, boats, and boat trailers. SD - HB1102 Revise certain provisions regarding the use and display of the great seal of South Dakota. SD - HB1103 Require state agencies to comply with the appropriate display or use of the state seal. SD - HB1104 Revise certain provisions regarding the arrest of certain victims of domestic abuse. SD - HB1106 Authorize hunting preference points to be granted to persons age ten years or older. SD - HB1109 Provide for parole eligibility for certain inmates. SD - HB1116 Revise certain provisions regarding special interest motor vehicle license plates. SD - HB1117 Revise certain provisions regarding the licensing of historical motor vehicles. SD - HB1120 Provide equal access for all students to activities sponsored by the South Dakota High School Activities Association or school districts. SD - HB1123 Prohibit certain persons suffering from a severe mental illness from receiving capital punishment. SD - HB1124 Allow certain persons with a felony conviction to apply for a concealed pistol permit. SD - HB1125 Revise the minimum purchase price for the off-sale delivery of certain alcohol. SD - HB1134 Revise certain provisions regarding on-sale alcoholic beverage licenses for municipal auditoriums and convention halls. SD - HB1137 Revise certain provisions regarding the registration of lobbyists. SD - HB1139 Revise the applicability of adverse possession to certain partition fences. SD - HB1143 Revise certain provisions regarding the tax exemption of certain school owned property. SD - HB1146 Revise certain provisions regarding the consumption of alcoholic beverages by passengers aboard vehicles operated by licensed carriers. SD - HB1166 Revise certain provisions regarding waivers recommended by the School Finance Accountability Board. SD - HB1167 Revise certain provisions regarding the appointment of county commissioners to county planning commissions. SD - HB1175 Exempt certain sales of goods and services by minors from the sales tax. SD - HB1177 Revise certain provisions relating to the circulation of a petition for an initiated measure. SD - HB1179 Provide for permanent daylight savings time. SD - HB1180 Revise certain provisions regarding violations of county and municipal ordinances. SD - HB1186 Provide for a legislative review of the Board of Regents. SD - HB1188 Establish certain provisions regarding postsecondary tuition assistance programs. SD - HB1189 Revise certain provisions and penalties regarding inducements for school attendance and overreporting of school enrollment. SD - HB1190 Revise the time period for which certain motor vehicle license plates are used. SD - HB1191 Provide the State-Tribal Relations Committee certain subpoena power. SD - HB1194 Allow certain students to be excused from participating in certain assessments, examinations, and tests. SD - HB1195 Revise certain provisions regarding refunds of motor vehicle license fees. SD - HB1199 Prohibit collective bargaining by employees of the Board of Regents. SD - HB1209 Require a National Instant Criminal Background Check for certain concealed carry permits. SD - HB1211 Require that certain property tax opt out decisions be referred to a vote. SD - HB1219 Revise certain provisions regarding the use of night vision equipment in hunting. SD - HB1225 Require notice and a hearing before the issuance of certain temporary water use permits. SD - HB1228 Provide for the crime of aggravated rape and provide a penalty therefor. SD - HB1232 Revise the payment for the dual credit program. SD - HB1238 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 - HB1243 Revise provisions related to the hold or sale of certain livestock. SD - HB1247 Revise certain provisions regarding county zoning and planning. SD - HB1249 Authorize the training of tribal law officers at the Law Enforcement Training Center. SD - HB1256 Revise certain provisions regarding the age at which children shall begin school. SD - HB1257 Designate certain highways by townships and counties as no maintenance highways. SD - HB1265 Enhance the foster care system in South Dakota SD - HB1266 Provide funds for the purpose of increasing wages for certain employees of community support providers and nursing facilities. SD - HB1269 Revise certain provisions regarding the time frame for consent in adoption proceedings. SD - HB1270 Adjust the period of time requiring the use of lighted front and rear lamps on motor vehicles. SD - HB1271 Revise certain provisions regarding the carrying of certain guns on certain premises. SD - HB1276 Provide a property tax exemption to parents of certain students receiving alternative instruction. SD - HB1283 Revise certain provisions regarding appeals from small claims court proceedings. SD - HB1287 Revise certain provisions regarding multiple employer trusts. SD - HB1291 Revise the procedure to nominate candidates for the United States Senate. SD - HB1294 Increase the tax on certain alcoholic beverages and to distribute the revenue. SD - HB1295 Revise certain provisions regarding the eligibility to serve on the Game, Fish and Parks Commission. SD - HB1297 Revise certain provisions regarding capital outlay obligations. SD - HB1305 Authorize independents to vote at a primary election under certain conditions. SD - HB1308 Revise the distribution of revenue from the alcoholic beverage fund. SD - HB1311 Revise certain provisions regarding legislator salaries. 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - HJR1010 Proposing and submitting to voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, revising legislative terms of office. SD - HCR1002 Recognizing the great need and offering support for additional mental health services in western South Dakota. 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 - 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 - HCR1008 That tobacco, alcohol, and other drug marketing have no place in the lives of the children of the state. 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 - HCR1014 Amending the Joint Rules by adding a new rule regarding the voting record of each legislator. 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 - 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 - HC1007 Recognizing and congratulating Sioux Falls Little League on their historic first season of Little League Baseball in 2017. 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 - HC1009 Recognizing and congratulating the Sioux Falls Storm for the team's successes both on and off the playing field. SD - HC1011 Congratulating Augustana University on its 100th anniversary in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and recognizing the university's continued impact on students and communities throughout the state. 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 - 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 - HC1019 To honor and celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Vermeer Corporation and their contribution to the farming industry. 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 - HC1023 Recognizing and congratulating Oran Sorenson on his induction into the State Wrestling Hall of Fame. SD - HC1025 Commending and honoring Robert and JoDee Ingalls for their outstanding commitment to adoption and to family values. 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 - SB70 Define the term, serve, for the purposes of regulating the sale and use of alcoholic beverages. SD - SB73 Authorize a vehicle dealer to lease space in the common area of a shopping mall for displaying new vehicles. SD - SB85 Require the Legislature to use the rules of procedure as adopted by the preceding session of the Legislature. 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 - SB92 Provide a felony penalty for the intentional injury or disfigurement by certain corrosive materials. SD - SB93 Revise certain provisions regarding the intentional exposure of others to certain diseases. SD - SB94 Establish certain provisions regarding the opportunity scholarship program. SD - SB96 Designate chislic as the official nosh of the State of South Dakota. 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 - SB106 Establish certain provisions regarding the placement of a foster child with a relative or close family friend. SD - SB107 Repeal the licensing requirements for barbers. SD - SB108 Revise certain provisions regarding the practice of cosmetology. SD - SB109 Repeal the licensing requirements for interpreters for the deaf. SD - SB112 Repeal certain provisions requiring the attorney general to obtain the consent of the Governor prior to commencing an investigation. SD - SB133 Revise the retention of state fiscal records. SD - SB137 Revise certain provisions regarding the minimum hunting age. SD - SB149 Redirect certain vehicle registration fees in counties with unorganized territory. SD - SB150 Provide property tax relief through the creation of the property tax relief fund. SD - SB166 Repeal certain provisions regarding the inspection of moisture and protein-measuring devices. SD - SB167 Revise certain provisions regarding the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor. SD - SB171 Provide for the taxation of severed mineral interests and to provide for the extinction of de minimis claims through the utilization of tax deeds. SD - SB181 Provide for the Servicemember Firearms Protection Act. SD - SB182 Revise certain provisions regarding the crime of rape. SD - SB188 Require certain groundwater observation wells in the event of an oil spill. SD - SB192 Provide for the disclosure of certain documents and records of public officials. SD - SB193 Require certain local governmental units to cooperate with federal agencies and to provide a penalty therefor. SD - SB196 Remove the statute of limitations for bringing a civil action for certain cases of child sexual abuse. SD - SB197 Revise certain provisions on the protection of historic properties. SD - SB201 Prohibit certain persons and organizations from entering the campus of any public institution of higher education or postsecondary technical institute. SD - SB205 Authorize the production and sale of industrial hemp. SD - SB212 Revise certain provisions regarding the Bureau of Information and Telecommunications assistance to schools. SD - SJR2 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 militia of the state. SD - SJR3 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 - SJR4 Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election a new section to Article XII of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the creation and administration of a trust fund with the net receipts from certain unclaimed property. SD - SCR3 Committing the Legislature and urging the Governor, the Supreme Court, and the Attorney General to secure the blessings of life and liberty for South Dakota's posterity. SD - SCR4 To include the South Dakota Department of Legislative Audit in upcoming South Dakota Department of Transportation financial reviews of operators of rail lines owned by the State of South Dakota. SD - SCR5 Recognizing the tribal council of the Oglala Sioux Tribe in its petition to the Legislature for redress of grievances pursuant to the First Amendment of the United States Constitution and Article VI SD - SCR7 Supporting the State of Israel. SD - SCR8 Requesting federal natural resource agencies to refrain from designating wilderness areas in South Dakota without approval of the Legislature. 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 - SCR14 Encouraging Congress and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to overturn the rules regarding electronic logging devices. SD - SCR16 Expressing our gratitude to the 45th President of the United States, Donald J. Trump, for beginning to Make America Great Again. SD - SCR17 Supporting and encouraging the continued evaluation of the Native American achievement school program at Todd County Middle School. SD - SC28 Commending and honoring Angela Kennecke for excellence in investigative reporting in service to the people of South Dakota. SD - SC40 Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard's 114th Fighter Wing on being awarded the Distinguished Flying Unit Plaque. 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 - SC47 Congratulating and honoring Laurie Macziewski on her retirement from thirty-seven years of teaching at Madison Elementary School.