+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: 16452 449th Ave. Florence, SD 57235 + − Committees (3) SD - Education (House) Title: Member SD - Health and Human Services (House) Title: Member SD - Military and Veterans Affairs (House) Title: Member + − Sponsored Bills (2) SD - HB1057 Prohibit certain acts against children and provide a penalty therefor. 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. + − Cosponsored Bills (76) SD - HB1056 Authorize video monitoring of residents in assisted living centers and nursing facilities. SD - HB1059 Revise certain provisions regarding hunting with drones. SD - HB1060 Revise certain provisions regarding the use of the aeronautics fund. SD - HB1062 Increase the financial empowerment of state residents. SD - HB1063 Revise certain provisions regarding the purchase, distribution, and sale of tobacco products to persons under the age of twenty-one. SD - HB1064 Restrict certain vapor products. SD - HB1065 Revise drone surveillance protections. SD - HB1066 Revise and repeal provisions regarding aviation. SD - HB1067 Modify certain provisions regarding notice, service, and execution of judgments in forceable entry and detainer actions. SD - HB1068 Include out-of-state convictions for the basis of an enhanced penalty for the crime of stalking. SD - HB1069 Authorize certain veterans to attend courses offered at postsecondary technical institutes without payment of tuition. SD - HB1072 Place certain substances on the controlled substances schedule. SD - HB1076 Require a designation on a driver license for autism spectrum disorder under certain circumstances. SD - HB1077 Establish certain requirements regarding funeral processions. SD - HB1083 Rename the postsecondary technical institutes as technical colleges. 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 - HB1097 Modify requirements for a marriage license. SD - HB1098 Authorize certain off-sale licenses for certain entities and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1101 Provide for the reinstatement of a driver license under certain conditions. SD - HB1104 Limit the scope of medical information that may be required as a condition of participation in sanctioned activities. SD - HB1105 Revise certain provisions regarding restrictions on State Investment Council members. SD - HB1113 Provide for remote participation in a shareholders' meeting. SD - HB1119 Include certain offenses committed in another state for purposes of an enhanced penalty. SD - HB1125 Revise conditions for selling non-temperature-controlled baked goods without license. SD - HB1128 Modify the penalty for causing a child to be present during methamphetamine use, distribution, or manufacture. 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 - HB1138 Establish shooting course requirements for current or former law enforcement officers seeking an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1152 Provide financial assistance for school sentinel training. SD - HB1155 Exempt certain retirement funds from division of property in a divorce. SD - HB1173 Prohibit a school board from denying an application for open enrollment from certain students with autism. SD - HB1175 Define dyslexia for the purposes of special education and related services. SD - HB1177 Require that school district elections occur in conjunction with the general election. SD - HB1179 Authorize series limited liability companies. SD - HB1198 Provide an excess levy for the capital outlay fund. SD - HB1201 Provide for the distribution of a list of possible reasonable accommodations to students with disabilities. SD - HB1213 Provide a transfer of funds for critical teaching needs scholarships and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1218 Require responses and reporting regarding the testing, assessment, evaluation, or observation of students. SD - HB1219 Require certain health care professionals to recommend treatments alternative to opioids. SD - HB1221 Accommodate legislation enhancing health care. SD - HB1227 Make an appropriation for the rural veterinary medical education program and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1232 Provide an appropriation for adoption assistance grants. SD - HB1249 Revise certain provisions regarding the operation of the South Dakota Lottery. SD - HB1250 Increase the state's percentage of video lottery revenues, to provide for the deposit of certain excess revenues, and to repeal provisions regarding video lottery. SD - HB1263 Revise certain provisions regarding the dates on which certain school district elections may be held. SD - HB1279 Require property owners to receive notification of property tax reduction programs. SD - HJR5001 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, to limit the power and jurisdiction of the federal government, and to limit the terms of office for federal officials and members of Congress. 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 - 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 - HCR6012 Supporting the right to pray in public schools. SD - HCR6020 Denouncing the National Education Association's recent policy to support "the fundamental right to abortion." 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 - 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 - HC8010 Honoring and commending Brookings Area Habitat for Humanity for twenty-five years of working toward their vision of creating a world where everyone has a decent place to live by building and preserving decent and affordable housing. SD - HC8020 To honor the Sioux Falls O'Gorman Knights as the 2019 Class 11 AAA State High School Football Champions. SD - SB54 Regulate the use of auxiliary containers. 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 - SB80 Revise certain sheriff's fees and costs. SD - SB88 Require parental notification of self-injurious behavior expressed during counseling sessions. SD - SB89 Revise provisions regarding victim's rights. 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 - SB94 Revise provisions for taxes levied by the board of a school district for the capital outlay fund. SD - SB109 Provide protections for health care decisions governed by conscience. SD - SB111 Exclude certain wind energy tax revenue from the state aid to education formula. SD - SB116 Establish requirements certain state entities must follow when applying for federal grants. SD - SB155 Provide for step therapy protocol regarding certain prescription drugs. SD - SB156 Repeal provisions regarding the South Dakota Veterans Commission. SD - SB166 Provide a transfer of funds for the postsecondary scholarship grant fund and to declare an emergency. SD - SB167 Revise a provision regarding eligibility for the South Dakota opportunity scholarship. 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 - SCR602 To invite responsible gun owners from Virginia to relocate to South Dakota. SD - SCR604 Recognizing June as Move Over Awareness Month and urging drivers to slow down and move over for stopped vehicles. SD - SC809 To honor and commend the late Senator Gene Abdallah for his dedicated service to his community and state. SD - SC825 Honoring the Deuel County High School Gymnastics Team for winning the 2020 State A Gymnastics Championship.