+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: 47484 Dells Dr. Dell Rapids, SD 57022 + − Committees (4) SD - Judiciary (House) Title: Chair SD - Legislative Procedure (House) Title: Member SD - State Affairs (House) Title: Member SD - Legislative Procedure Title: Member + − Sponsored Bills (7) SD - HB1193 Provide a criminal penalty for causing an abortion against a pregnant mother's will. SD - HB1192 Authorize the consumption of alcohol in certain common areas. SD - HB1196 Provide a definition of blockchain technology for certain purposes. SD - HR1003 Denouncing the recent passage of New York's abortion law and requesting that the Governor declare a day of prayer and fasting to atone for the unspeakable crime of abortion. SD - HB1094 Revise certain programs regarding transparency of the petition circulation process. SD - HB1074 Provide a privilege for journalists and newscasters regarding refusal to disclose information. SD - HB1093 Establish legal standards applicable to petition challenges. + − Cosponsored Bills (55) SD - HB1044 Authorize certain children who are subject to a pending military relocation to apply for enrollment in a school district. SD - HB1198 Define activities that constitute human trafficking. SD - HB1055 Require parental notification and agreement before the institution of an order to withhold resuscitation from certain patients. SD - HC1021 Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard 114th Fighter Wing of Sioux Falls on being awarded the Distinguished Flying Unit Plaque, Air Force Outstanding Unit Award, Major General John J. Pesch Flight Safety Award, and William W. Spruance Safety Award for 2018. SD - HB1191 Legalize the growth, production, and processing of industrial hemp and derivative products in the state. SD - HB1171 Allow certain veterans to attend courses offered at postsecondary technical institutes without payment of tuition. SD - SJR5 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the authorization of certain games of chance in the City of Yankton. SD - SCR9 Petitioning Congress and the President to immediately defund Planned Parenthood of all federal funding; strongly condemning the recent unrestrictive abortion law passed in New York state; and, expressing South Dakotans' continued resolve to secure the blessings of life and liberty for our posterity. SD - HB1043 Require the Department of Social Services to collect and report certain information regarding the military affiliation of a parent whose child is subject to a report of abuse or neglect. SD - HB1225 Establish a determinant in identifying a student's sexual identity for the purpose of participation in high school athletics. SD - HB1124 Require health care facilities that perform mammography to inform mammography patients on breast density. SD - SC38 Honoring Alec Atwood of Beresford High School. SD - SB52 Require a survey to determine the adequacy of civics and history instruction in accredited schools. SD - SB90 Revise provisions regarding certain financial interest statements filed by persons elected to state or local office. SD - SB96 Expand application of the tax credit for contributions to a scholarship granting organization. SD - SB125 Revise the General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2019 to fund the literacy intervention program. SD - SB142 Require the state to assume the responsibility for legal expenses of certain persons in state custody. SD - SC8 Commending and honoring the 2017-2018 Outstanding School Administrators of South Dakota: Kelly Glodt, Pierre, School Superintendent; Cotton Koch, Madison Central, Middle School Principal; Cathy Telin, Britton-Hecla, School Business Official; Chris Noid, Howard, Elementary School Principal; Julie Marshall, Timber Lake, Secondary School Principal; Brad McDonald, Tri-Valley, Assistant Middle School Principal; Sue McAdaragh, Sioux Falls, Curriculum Leader; and Jerry Aberle, Northeast Education Cooperative, Director of Special Education, for being named outstanding administrators by their respective administrator parent groups. SD - HR1006 Recognizing the deleterious effects of gambling and video lottery. SD - HB1111 Provide for professional or occupational licensure for certain active duty military personnel and spouses. SD - HB1252 Increase the state's percentage of video lottery revenues and provide for the deposit of certain excess revenues. SD - HB1253 Provide funding for advertising that addresses the negative aspects of gambling. SD - SCR5 Commending Senators John Thune and Mike Rounds for their votes to confirm Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the United States Supreme Court, and wishing Associate Justice Kavanaugh well in his new role. SD - HCR1004 Strengthening the sister-state ties between the State of South Dakota and Taiwan; supporting the signing of a Bilateral Trade Agreement (BTA) between Taiwan and the United States; and reaffirming support for increasing Taiwan's international profile. SD - HC1002 Honoring the life of Beverly Smith. SD - HC1006 Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its seventy-first anniversary on June 13, 14, and 15, 2019. SD - HC1007 Honoring Calico Ducheneaux of Mobridge, South Dakota Girls State Governor and Seamus Duffy of Sioux Falls, 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 - HC1008 Recognizing February as Black History Month and South Dakota's rich history of African American achievements. SD - HC1009 Honoring Rena Ortbahn for her outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the State of South Dakota and the South Dakota Legislature. SD - HC1011 Honoring and commending the city of Yankton on the 150th anniversary of its incorporation. SD - HC1012 Honoring the 2018 Augustana University Baseball Team and the students and staff involved in the baseball program. SD - HC1016 Commending and honoring Dakota Wesleyan University Women's Basketball Team for their outstanding athletic performance upon winning their first NAIA Division II National Championship in the 2018 season. SD - HC1025 Commending and honoring Raica, a police service dog for the South Dakota Highway Patrol and her Police Service Dog Handler Trooper Michael Dale, for their loyal team service to the State of South Dakota for the past seven years. SD - HB1092 Revise certain provisions regarding campaign finance disclosure reports. SD - HB1061 Provide for a court order to test for HIV at the request of victims of certain crimes. SD - HB1077 Revise provisions regarding designation of a no maintenance highway. SD - HB1083 Revise certain programs to support education in South Dakota. SD - HB1084 Provide for specific classification of affordable housing structures for purposes of taxation. SD - HB1143 Revise provisions regarding contribution limits to political action committees. SD - HB1086 Revise certain programs to expand economic development in South Dakota. SD - HB1040 Establish certain provisions regarding the opportunity scholarship program. SD - HB1085 Revise certain programs to advance health care in South Dakota. SD - SB74 Revise provisions regarding multiple convictions for certain offenses. SD - SB68 Define certain acts as misbranding of food products. SD - SB71 Prohibit capital punishment of any person with severe mental illness. SD - SB163 Revise certain provisions regarding jury lists. SD - SB166 Revise certain provisions regarding occupational licensing. SD - SB183 Revise certain provisions regarding buffer strips. SD - SB51 Revise certain provisions regarding trusts. SD - HJR1005 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 - SB78 Exempt certain medical providers from licensure. SD - HC1028 Celebrating and commemorating the commissioning of the USS South Dakota. SD - HC1026 Honoring the service of the South Dakota National Guard's Adjutant General, Major General Timothy A. Reisch, for his tenure serving as Adjutant Major General for the State of South Dakota Department of Military from April 2011 through June 2019. SD - SJR2 Proposing and submitting to the voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, providing for wagering on sporting events. SD - SB80 Make an appropriation to the Equal Access to Our Courts Commission.