+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: PO Box 801 Tea, SD 57064 + − Committees (2) SD - State Affairs (House) Title: member SD - Taxation (House) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (3) SD - HB1105 Revise certain municipal special assessment provisions. SD - HB1189 Prohibit dismemberment abortions and to provide a penalty therefor. 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. + − Cosponsored Bills (54) SD - HB1052 Provide certain protections for public employees. 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 - HB1072 Repeal and revise certain provisions relating to permits to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1073 Revise and repeal certain provisions regarding gifts from registered lobbyists to public officials. SD - HB1074 Provide for limits on certain out-of-state contributions to ballot question committees. 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 - HB1101 Increase the penalty for performing an abortion of an unborn child capable of feeling pain. SD - HB1102 Allow funeral homes to collect reimbursement for reasonable funeral costs from a decedent's estate under certain conditions. SD - HB1103 Allow for service by publication for certain paternity and child custody actions. SD - HB1113 Revise certain provisions regarding protection orders. SD - HB1129 Limit the information obtained during an application for a driver license or nondriver identification card that is contained in a database. SD - HB1139 Revise certain provisions concerning adverse possession of certain real property. 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 - HB1166 Revise certain provisions regarding open records. SD - HB1169 Repeal, revise, and enact certain standards and other provisions relating to managed health care plans if the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is repealed. SD - HB1178 Require the Department of Social Services to submit an implementation plan to allow the state to issue photo EBT cards. SD - HB1192 Increase the period of time certain persons may contract with this state after termination of service. 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 - HCR1005 Calling for statewide recognition of the Army National Guard's 1st Battalion, 196th Regiment, Regional Training Institute (RTI) for training hundreds of officer candidates from South Dakota and soldiers across the nation. 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 - HCR1015 Instructing the Department of Transportation to ensure proper access for farm and grazing lands by identifying and reevaluating excessive highway setbacks. SD - HC1002 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 1st Battalion, 196th Regiment, Regional Training Institute (RTI) on training hundreds of officer candidates from South Dakota and soldiers across the nation. 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 - HC1005 Commending the entire South Dakota Army National Guard on being awarded a first place gold finish in the 2016 Army Communities of Excellence Awards. SD - HC1010 Commending and honoring the 2016 Habitat for Humanity-South Dakota Habitat Supporters of the Year. 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 - 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 - HC1027 Congratulating and recognizing Coach Luke Vander Leest of Sioux Falls Christian High School, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, as the 2016 U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Coach of the Year for Boys High School Cross Country across all classes in the state of South Dakota. SD - SB72 Revise certain provisions regarding the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor. 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 - SB91 Revise certain provisions regarding the crime of rape. 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 - SB104 Protect certain easement holders and rural customers from shutoffs by certain energy companies. 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 - SB126 Require the Department of Education to use a competitive bidding process when acquiring academic assessments. SD - SB136 Permit and regulate the practice of licensed certified professional midwives. SD - SB144 Provide for the Servicemember Firearms Protection Act. SD - SB160 Establish provisions for the selection and instruction of delegates to an Article V convention for proposing an amendment to the United States Constitution. 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 - SCR2 Supporting the electoral college system. SD - SCR4 Recognizing and finding that pornography is a public health crisis leading to a broad spectrum of individual and public health impacts and societal harms. SD - SCR9 To accept an invitation to attend a balanced budget amendment planning committee. SD - SCR11 Opposing physician-assisted suicide. SD - SC1 Commending and honoring the 2015-2016 Outstanding School Administrators of South Dakota: Jim Holbeck, Harrisburg, School Superintendent; Todd Brist, Watertown, Middle School Principal; Lory DuFrain, Wagner, School Business Official; Ethan Dschaak, Meade, Elementary School Principal; Kevin Lein, Harrisburg, Secondary School Principal; Ryan Rollinger, Harrisburg, Assistant Secondary School Principal; Sherri Becker, Mitchell, Curriculum Leader; and Jennifer Heggelund, Watertown, Director of Special Education, for being named outstanding administrators by their respective administrator parent groups. SD - SC21 Posthumously honoring the life, character, and achievements of Bob Hanson.