+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: 512 N. Euclid Ave. Sioux Falls, SD 57104 + − Committees (2) SD - Education (House) Title: member SD - Local Government (House) Title: member + − Cosponsored Bills (51) 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 - HB1180 Establish the nonbeneficiary student scholarship program for certain students attending tribally controlled colleges and to make an appropriation therefor. SD - HC1020 Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its sixty-ninth anniversary on June 15th, 16th, and 17th 2017. SD - HB1080 Adopt the Uniform Fiduciary Access to Digital Assets Act. SD - SCR13 To require the payment into the federal oil spill liability trust fund for the Keystone One Pipeline and the Keystone XL Pipeline and to recognize dilbit as oil. SD - HC1010 Commending and honoring the 2016 Habitat for Humanity-South Dakota Habitat Supporters of the Year. SD - HB1202 Make an appropriation for the support of the Veterans Outreach Center and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1144 Revise certain provisions regarding commercial driver license disqualification for refusing to submit to a chemical analysis. SD - SB111 Revise the administrative rule regarding income eligibility for assistance with child care costs. SD - HC1017 Posthumously honoring the life, character, and achievements of Bob Hanson. SD - SB150 Establish certain provisions regarding paid maternity leave. SD - HB1165 Provide for annually updated financial interest statements for any person elected to statewide or local office. SD - SB68 Revise certain alcoholic beverage sampling provisions. SD - HB1155 Revise the penalty for aggravated assault with the intent to disfigure the victim. SD - HB1119 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 - SB97 Revise certain provisions concerning the transfer of motor vehicle titles to satisfy unpaid motor vehicle repair bills. SD - HB1116 Revise certain standards for new construction where a building code ordinance has not been adopted. SD - SB73 Provide a special tribal veteran license plate for certain motor vehicles. SD - HB1181 Prohibit hydraulic fracturing. SD - SCR3 Recognizing the outstanding public service of President James Monroe. SD - HB1143 Revise certain provisions regarding underage prostitution. SD - HB1182 Provide certain provisions that require the Governor to consult the Legislature before mobilizing the National Guard or law enforcement in certain circumstances. 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 - SCR14 Urging the Governor to fuel the state fleet with premium E-30 fuel. SD - SB165 Establish consultation protocols between the Department of Education and tribal government officials. SD - SB110 Establish a tuition reimbursement program for certain teachers who teach in rural school districts. SD - HB1100 Allow law enforcement to initiate a mental illness hold in domestic abuse situations. SD - HB1118 Eliminate the need to prove the use of force, fraud, or coercion in the human trafficking of minors. SD - SB155 Establish an early childhood education pilot program and to make an appropriation therefor. SD - SB103 Revise certain provisions concerning the process for truancy citations and formal petitions and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1168 Revise certain provisions regarding nonresident waterfowl licenses. SD - HCR1011 Recognizing and honoring Sitting Bull, Tatanka-Iyotanka, a courageous warrior, statesman, dedicated leader, one of South Dakota's first ambassadors to the world, and a man who remains an essential figure in South Dakota and United States history. SD - HB1088 Revise certain provisions regarding required stops at railroad crossings. SD - SB158 Impose a tariff on certain pipelines carrying crude oil and to create a crude oil pipeline compensation fund that may be used in the event of a crude oil spill. SD - HC1014 Honoring the city of Mobridge for being included in the 2017 Governor's Awards for Outstanding Support of the Arts by an Organization or Business. SD - SC18 Recognizing and congratulating Jonathon A. Brown of Boy Scout Troop 1187 for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout. 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 - HB1166 Revise certain provisions regarding open records. SD - HC1026 Honoring Laura Ingalls Wilder's 150th birthday and the celebration of this milestone in De Smet, South Dakota. SD - SB159 Provide for the continuation of the paraprofessional tuition assistance scholarship program and to make an appropriation therefor. SD - SB72 Revise certain provisions regarding the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor. SD - SB145 Provide limitation on liability for certain architects and engineers 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 - HB1077 Provide for the assignment of certain benefits in dental care insurance coverage. SD - SB74 Exempt the elected members of the governing board of any federally recognized Indian tribe from the requirement to register as lobbyists. SD - SB75 Revise certain provisions regarding the purchase from a municipality of malt beverages by certain alcoholic beverage licensees. SD - HB1079 Clarify certain provisions regarding municipal assessments and the collection of delinquent fees by the county. SD - HB1099 Require a sentence of life imprisonment for certain persons with severe mental illness and to provide for a determination of severe mental illness in those cases. SD - SB96 Require a minimum amount of paid sick leave for employees. SD - SB156 Establish the South Dakota Early Learning Advisory Council. SD - HC1015 Honoring Mel Chandler for his outstanding service to the State of South Dakota.