+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: 27543 468th Ave. Lennox, SD 57039 + − Committees (2) SD - Agriculture and Natural Resources (House) Title: member SD - Local Government (House) Title: vice chair + − Sponsored Bills (2) SD - HB1194 Set a minimum size for a sign about zoning changes or conditional use permits. SD - HB1085 Revise certain provisions regarding the requirement for performance securities. + − Cosponsored Bills (53) SD - SC3 Commending and honoring the 2013-2014 Outstanding School Administrators of South Dakota, including Tim Mitchell, Rapid City, School Superintendent; Anita Stugelmeyer, Lemmon, School Business Official; John Decker, Watertown, Elementary School Principal; Brad Seamer, McCook Central, Secondary School Principal; Peggy Diekhoff, Todd County, Assistant Secondary School Principal; Kym Johnston, Lennox, Curriculum Director; Michelle Powers, Brookings, Director of Special Education; and Rhonda Gross, Arlington, Middle School Principal, for being named outstanding administrators by their respective administrator parent groups. SD - HB1115 Increase the maximum property tax levy for the pension fund of a school district. SD - SB74 Restrict the use of fireworks that frighten livestock or leave debris on private property. SD - SB104 Revise certain provisions regarding student surveys. SD - HB1118 Provide for oversight of postsecondary technical institutes. SD - HC1002 Honoring Hunter Paulsen, a senior at Elk Point-Jefferson High School, for his outstanding accomplishments in the sport of cross country. SD - HCR1001 Recognizing the difference between the taxes and fees levied by the State of South Dakota. SD - SC6 Honoring Kym Johnston of Lennox as South Dakota's 2014 Curriculum Director of the Year. SD - SC21 Recognizing and commending the 100th anniversary of the Order of the Arrow, the National Honor Society of the Boy Scouts of America. SD - HB1097 Provide for a reduced minimum fall enrollment for certain school districts. SD - HC1006 Commending and honoring the Dell Rapids Boys Golf Team for a successful 2014 season. SD - SB87 Revise the circumstances creating a vacancy in municipal office. SD - HB1165 Revise the composition requirement of the Historic Preservation Commission. 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 - HB1105 Provide for an affidavit creating a rebuttable presumption that a person is not an employee for purposes of workers' compensation and to provide a penalty therefor. SD - SB131 Establish certain provisions regarding stray electrical current and voltage remediation. SD - SC19 Commending and honoring the Lennox School FFA chapter. SD - SB81 Require persons convicted of driving a vehicle while under influence of alcohol, drugs, or intoxicants to pay certain costs to the county. 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 - SB125 Revise the minimum suspension requirements for students participating in extracurricular activities. SD - HB1120 Revise the provisions related to phase in rate plans for plant additions. SD - HB1146 Limit who may request to see a person's hunting or fishing license. SD - HC1007 Commending and honoring the Dell Rapids Quarriers Football Team on a successful 2014 season. SD - SB168 Establish a task force to study elder abuse in South Dakota. SD - SB143 Revise certain provisions regarding group hunting and possession of firearms. SD - SB79 Revise certain provisions concerning the manner in which county wheel taxes are imposed. SD - HB1182 Limit the number of apprentices to be supervised by an electrician. SD - HB1206 Authorize the concealed carry of pistols on public university campuses under certain circumstances. SD - SB124 Revise the requirements for a petition for a minor boundary change. SD - HJR1001 Making formal application to Congress to call an Article V convention of the states for the sole purpose of proposing a federal balanced budget amendment. SD - SB135 Authorize municipalities to impose an additional sales and use tax for a limited period of time for a specified use. SD - SB96 Revise provisions related to prostitution and solicitation of a minor. SD - HB1096 Revise certain procedures for issuing a permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1069 Limit the authority of delegates to a limited Article V convention to vote for unauthorized amendments contrary to legislative instructions and to provide a civil fine for the violation thereof. SD - HB1119 Revise certain adoption proceedings regarding the adult adoption of biological children. 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 - SC20 Honoring and celebrating Leslie Fylling upon receiving the Teacher of the Year award, presented by the Tea Area Parent Teacher Organization. SD - HC1036 Honoring and Commending Abbigail Boner of Castlewood, South Dakota, for receiving a 2015 Prudential Spirit of Community Award. SD - SB111 Repeal the provision that invalidates absentee ballots cast by voters who died before the date of the election. SD - HB1116 Repeal and revise certain provisions relating to the requirements for a permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - SB128 Revise certain provisions concerning the general requirements that vehicle owners must satisfy before applying for military plates. SD - SB89 Require the development of school safety plans and to require the conduct of lockdown drills in accredited schools. SD - SB105 Provide Legislators access to the state capitol complex tunnel system. SD - SC7 Honoring and commending Paula Horton as Lennox School District Teacher of the Year. SD - SJR1 Making formal application to Congress to call an Article V convention of the states for the sole purpose of proposing a federal balanced budget amendment. SD - HJR1003 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to Article XIV of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the authority of the Board of Regents. SD - SCR4 Urging Congress to support equity and sales tax fairness. SD - SB73 Improve public safety regarding juvenile justice. SD - SB84 Limit the authority of delegates to a limited Article V convention to vote for unauthorized amendments contrary to legislative instructions and to provide a civil fine for the violation thereof. SD - HB1179 Revise the definition of a veteran. 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 - SB177 Establish a youth minimum wage.