+ − 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: Member + − Sponsored Bills (6) SD - HB1255 Remove the requirement for a mandatory appraisal in exchanges of land between school districts. SD - HB1111 Revise provisions regarding the qualifications to serve on the Game, Fish and Parks Commission. SD - HB1254 Require a habitat stamp for certain hunting, fishing, canoeing, kayaking, and jet skiing activities. SD - HB1256 Fund shooting sports programs in public schools and to enhance outdoor recreational activities in the state. SD - HB1070 Modify requirements regarding the installation and inspection of certain electrical wiring. SD - HB1005 Revise certain provisions regarding the use of telehealth technologies. + − Cosponsored Bills (74) SD - HB1059 Revise certain provisions regarding hunting with drones. 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 - HB1076 Require a designation on a driver license for autism spectrum disorder under certain circumstances. SD - HB1080 Revise certain provisions regarding grain buyers. SD - HB1095 Revise requirements regarding hunting mentors. SD - HB1102 Make an appropriation to reimburse the aeronautics fund. SD - HB1115 Revise certain provisions related to athlete agent conduct. SD - HB1121 Establish immunity from liability for the inherent risks of camping. SD - HB1131 Prohibit the use of misleading identification for telephonic communications. SD - HB1134 Permit certain acts at a school honoring or graduation ceremony. SD - HB1152 Provide financial assistance for school sentinel training. SD - HB1165 Revise provisions regarding the acceptance of gifts by municipalities. SD - HB1171 Require commercial pesticide applicators to maintain proof of financial responsibility. SD - HB1172 Require the annual submission of a zero-based budget from certain departments or budget units. SD - HB1181 Revise certain provisions regarding bounties for coyotes. SD - HB1204 Lower the total amount of tax credits that may be claimed on annual premium tax returns. SD - HB1212 Add certain persons to the list of mandatory reporters of suspected child abuse or neglect. SD - HB1219 Require certain health care professionals to recommend treatments alternative to opioids. SD - HB1231 Authorize premium cigars to be shipped and transported and modify tax provisions pertaining to premium cigars. SD - HB1257 Revise certain provisions regarding hunting, fishing, or trapping on private property without permission. SD - HB1266 Establish the Dakota's promise scholarship program and the Dakota's promise fund. 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 - HCR6011 Supporting the Recovering America's Wildlife Act. SD - HCR6017 To encourage the creation of an interim legislative study to address infrastructure and funding support related to the expansion of Ellsworth Air Force Base. SD - HCR6021 Supporting the continued operation of the D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery. 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 - HC8004 Commending the nation of Israel for its cordial and mutually beneficial relationship with the United States and with the State of South Dakota. 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 - HC8008 Recognizing and honoring the Veterans Honor Park in Madison, South Dakota. SD - HC8011 Commending and honoring Renee Ullom, a member of the Brandon Valley School District Board of Education, on her selection as the Associated School Boards of South Dakota Outstanding School Board Member of South Dakota for 2019. SD - HC8016 Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard's 114th Fighter Wing of Sioux Falls for being awarded the Meritorious Unit Award and Winston P. Wilson Trophy for 2019. SD - HC8017 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 139th Brigade Support Battalion of Brookings for being awarded the Major General Milton A. Reckard Trophy and General Walter T. Kerwin Jr. Award for 2019. SD - HC8018 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 153rd Forward Support Company of Huron on being awarded the National Guard Association of the United States' General John J. Pershing Trophy. SD - HC8019 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 730th Area Support Medical Company of Vermillion on being awarded the National Guard Association of the United States' Certificate of Victory. SD - HC8020 To honor the Sioux Falls O'Gorman Knights as the 2019 Class 11 AAA State High School Football Champions. SD - HC8028 Honoring and commending the annual Tyler Wilcox Memorial Guns n' Hoses Blood Drive for being named the America's Blood Centers' Blood Drive of the Year for 2019. SD - HC8033 Commending and honoring Jason Hancock for his outstanding service to the South Dakota Legislature. SD - SB1 Provide for the use of electronic communication in the involuntary commitment process and to declare an emergency. SD - SB2 Require the Department of Social Services to fully support a statewide centralized resource information system. SD - SB53 Provide for a discount to senior citizens for state parks and recreation areas. SD - SB64 Prohibit capital punishment for any person suffering from a severe mental illness. SD - SB75 Provide for a habitat stamp on hunting and fishing licenses. SD - SB78 Increase funding for court appointed special advocates. 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 - SB136 Authorize certain witnesses to be accompanied by a certified therapeutic dog in a criminal proceeding. SD - SB147 Prohibit collective bargaining by certain employees of the Board of Regents. SD - SB162 Provide limitations on the use of lighting equipment while hunting. 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 - SCR601 Supporting trade negotiations to remove barriers to country of origin labelling. SD - SC801 Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its seventy-second Anniversary. SD - SC805 Honoring the 2019 Canton C-Hawk High School football team as champions of the Class 11A football championship. SD - SC806 Honoring and commending Janice Gilbert on being named Tea Area School District Teacher of the Year. SD - SC807 Honoring and commending Cody Lutes, elementary school teacher, on being named Lennox School District Teacher of the Year. SD - SC808 Commending and honoring the 2019 Tea Area High School Titans Boys Basketball Team. SD - SC809 To honor and commend the late Senator Gene Abdallah for his dedicated service to his community and state. SD - SC810 Commending Ruth Anderson's service to the Trinity Lutheran Church in Tea. SD - SC811 Commending and honoring the Lennox School FFA chapter. SD - SC812 Honoring and commending the Lennox Orioles High School Girls and Boys Cross Country Teams. SD - SC813 Honoring and congratulating Derek DeGeest for being named as South Dakota Small Business Person of the Year. SD - SC814 Honoring and commending the Lennox Orioles High School Baseball Team as Class B State champions. SD - SC815 Commending and honoring the Tea Area Track and Field Team accomplishments during the Class A State Track and Field Tournament. SD - SC816 Honoring Kendal Waltner for winning the South Dakota State Historical Society essay contest. SD - SC817 Honoring Lennox Legion Post 174 for winning the State B Legion title. SD - SC818 Honoring the Lennox Orioles track and field team on their outstanding performances at the state track and field meet. SD - SC819 Honoring Pete Roberts for being named Noel Olson Volunteer of the Year. SD - SC820 Honoring Tea choir students who were selected to Senior Honor Choir. SD - SC821 Honoring the Tea Area girls and boys soccer teams. SD - SC822 Honoring the Tea Area boys track and field team. SD - SC829 Making John McBeth an honorary South Dakotan. SD - SC830 Celebrating the twentieth year of the South Dakota Tractor Museum.