+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3821 Office Address: + − Committees (3) SD - Appropriations (House) Title: chair SD - Appropriations Title: chair SD - Government Operations and Audit (House) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (2) SD - HB1207 Revise certain provisions concerning the school district pension fund and capital outlay fund tax levies, to provide property tax opt-out procedures for the capital outlay levy, and to revise the per student allocation. SD - HB1228 Establish an obligation recovery center. + − Cosponsored Bills (56) SD - SB100 Create a leased residential property classification. SD - SB4 Make an appropriation for research concerning the administrative and financial impact of actual use on agricultural land assessments and to declare an emergency. SD - SB130 Require online marketplace platforms to report businesses using the platform to ensure the health and safety of consumers buying products over the internet. SD - HB1177 Remove certain exceptions to campaign finance report filings. SD - SB181 Enhance higher education affordability and to make an appropriation therefor. SD - SB91 Make an appropriation to support the South Dakota need-based grant program and to declare an emergency. SD - SB104 Revise certain provisions regarding student surveys. SD - HC1002 Honoring Hunter Paulsen, a senior at Elk Point-Jefferson High School, for his outstanding accomplishments in the sport of cross country. SD - HCR1004 Addressed to the United States Supreme Court setting forth certain facts and expressly enumerating the grievances of the People of the State of South Dakota, through their elected representatives, with that Court's decision in Roe v. Wade, 410 U.S. 113 (1973), and its progeny and calling for that Court to now protect the intrinsic, natural, fundamental rights of the children of our State and nation and the intrinsic, natural, fundamental rights of their pregnant mothers in their relationship with their children, and the mothers' health by reconsidering and overturning the court's decision in Roe. SD - SC23 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 153rd Engineer Battalion, Huron, South Dakota, for being awarded the Major General Milton A. Reckord Trophy. SD - HB1097 Provide for a reduced minimum fall enrollment for certain school districts. SD - SB99 Revise certain provisions regarding the risk pool fund. SD - HB1156 Prohibit the performance of abortions due to Down syndrome and to provide a penalty therefor. SD - HB1090 Prohibit a person from serving as a member of a consumers power district board of directors in certain cases. SD - SB120 Revise certain provisions regarding special alcoholic beverage licenses issued in conjunction with special events and to declare an emergency. SD - SB182 Revise the rate of interest for late payment of certain taxes. SD - SB189 Provide a tax credit to insurance companies that contribute to an organization providing educational scholarships to certain students and instructional supply grants to certain teachers and parents. SD - HB1150 Provide for the annual adjustment of the salary of legislators. SD - SB131 Establish certain provisions regarding stray electrical current and voltage remediation. SD - HB1166 Prohibit the use of tanning devices by minors. SD - SB139 Authorize the increase in the number of video lottery machines that may be placed in a licensed establishment under certain conditions. SD - SB136 Exclude certain municipal taxes from the gross receipts used to determine the tax liability for customers served by electric cooperatives and electric utilities. SD - SB169 Provide medical care for certain unborn children. SD - HB1229 Revise provisions related to the release of medical waste. SD - SB6 Revise certain provisions concerning the pension and capital outlay tax levies for school districts. SD - SB5 Revise certain provisions concerning the assessment and taxation of real property. SD - SB101 Establish certain provisions regarding cancer treatment medication coverage by insurance companies. SD - SB92 Make an appropriation to support the South Dakota critical teaching needs scholarship program and to declare an emergency. SD - SB190 Clarify health coverage for applied behavior analysis, and to establish the Applied Behavior Analysis Provider Workgroup. SD - SCR6 To direct the Department of Education to ensure South Dakota students are well-versed in civics and government. SD - HC1003 Commending and honoring the Alcester-Hudson Cubs football team on an outstanding season in 2014. SD - HB1064 Prohibit unlawful self-dealing by state officers and employees. SD - HB1202 Revise certain provisions regarding renewable, recycled, and conserved energy sources. SD - HB1113 Repeal and revise certain motor vehicle and boat damage and salvage disclosure requirements. SD - SB109 Establish a grant program for adult community residential services designed to reduce the risk of recidivism, to provide a report to the Legislature, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1023 Prohibit a state officer or employee from having an interest in any contract that the state employee or officer approved, awarded, or administered for one calendar year following termination of state employment. SD - HB1149 Revise certain provisions regarding the setting of the salary of legislators. SD - SC14 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's l15th Signal Company, Brookings, South Dakota, on being awarded the General of the Army Dwight D. Eisenhower Trophy. SD - SB135 Authorize municipalities to impose an additional sales and use tax for a limited period of time for a specified use. SD - SB165 Provide that the financial responsibility policy of a self-insured car rental company is secondary to the financial responsibility policy of the renter. SD - HB1081 Repeal certain provisions regarding county officials and the board of county commissioners. SD - SB170 Increase legislator salary. SD - HJR1005 Designating Oglala Lakota County as the new name of Shannon County. SD - HC1012 Congratulating and commending the Hamlin High School football team for winning the 2014 State 9B Football Championship. SD - HC1036 Honoring and Commending Abbigail Boner of Castlewood, South Dakota, for receiving a 2015 Prudential Spirit of Community Award. SD - SC13 Honoring South Dakota's Army and Air National Guard outstanding personnel winners. SD - HJR1006 To apply for a Convention of the States under Article V of the Constitution of the United States. SD - SB89 Require the development of school safety plans and to require the conduct of lockdown drills in accredited schools. SD - SC16 Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard's 114th Fighter Wing on being awarded the General Carl A. Spaatz Trophy. SD - HB1155 Require that information be provided to a pregnant mother whose child tests positive for Down syndrome. SD - SB86 Place a term limit on the office of poet laureate. SD - SCR4 Urging Congress to support equity and sales tax fairness. SD - SB73 Improve public safety regarding juvenile justice. SD - HCR1002 Supporting the continued operation of the D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery. 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.