+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: 27808 484th Ave. Canton, SD 57013 + − Committees (2) SD - Agriculture and Natural Resources (House) Title: Member SD - Judiciary (House) Title: Member + − Sponsored Bills (3) SD - HB1290 Provide for disclosure of certain contents of public-private partnership agreements and to provide a penalty for failure to disclose. SD - HB1260 Provide certain provisions regarding cooperation with federal agencies by localities in the state. SD - HCR1008 That tobacco, alcohol, and other drug marketing have no place in the lives of the children of the state. + − Cosponsored Bills (97) SD - HB1073 Provide for the protection of free speech on the campuses of public institutions of higher education. SD - HB1080 Revise certain requirements to qualify for emblem specialty plates for motor vehicles. SD - HB1083 Revise certain provisions regarding permits to carry a concealed pistol and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1084 Revise certain provisions regarding garnishment disclosure forms. SD - HB1093 Authorize certain insurance transactions and policies in a language other than English. SD - HB1100 Require a name be printed on public contracts. SD - HB1102 Revise certain provisions regarding the use and display of the great seal of South Dakota. SD - HB1103 Require state agencies to comply with the appropriate display or use of the state seal. SD - HB1104 Revise certain provisions regarding the arrest of certain victims of domestic abuse. SD - HB1109 Provide for parole eligibility for certain inmates. SD - HB1110 Increase the penalty for certain subsequent convictions of hiring for sexual activity or promoting prostitution. SD - HB1116 Revise certain provisions regarding special interest motor vehicle license plates. SD - HB1117 Revise certain provisions regarding the licensing of historical motor vehicles. SD - HB1118 Make an appropriation to allow the Veterans Services Center in Sioux Falls to resume and enhance operational services on Saturdays. SD - HB1120 Provide equal access for all students to activities sponsored by the South Dakota High School Activities Association or school districts. SD - HB1123 Prohibit certain persons suffering from a severe mental illness from receiving capital punishment. SD - HB1126 Revise certain provisions regarding forensic medical examinations for victims of rape or sexual offense. SD - HB1130 Establish who may submit plans and specifications for certain waste water systems. SD - HB1131 Authorize certain road district trustees and employees to receive compensation under a district contract. SD - HB1139 Revise the applicability of adverse possession to certain partition fences. SD - HB1140 Revise certain provisions regarding access to public water. SD - HB1151 Require persons transporting railroad employees to have certain insurance. SD - HB1162 Provide for the placement of a proposed constitutional amendment on the ballot at a special election held at the same time as the next primary election, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1172 Revise certain provisions regarding meetings of certain public bodies. SD - HB1174 Revise certain provisions regarding rights for crime victims. SD - HB1182 Provide certain protection to state and local government employees regarding the disclosure of information in good faith. SD - HB1189 Revise certain provisions and penalties regarding inducements for school attendance and overreporting of school enrollment. SD - HB1196 Revise certain provisions regarding verification of residency of petition circulators. SD - HB1197 Prohibit public school administrators from participating in collective bargaining. SD - HB1198 Prohibit school districts from compensating official labor union representatives or negotiators. SD - HB1199 Prohibit collective bargaining by employees of the Board of Regents. SD - HB1256 Revise certain provisions regarding the age at which children shall begin school. SD - HB1266 Provide funds for the purpose of increasing wages for certain employees of community support providers and nursing facilities. SD - HB1268 Provide for revised dates to prefile legislation. SD - HB1271 Revise certain provisions regarding the carrying of certain guns on certain premises. SD - HB1272 Revise certain provisions regarding a certificate of excuse for school attendance. SD - HB1282 Provide certain notice requirements regarding out-of-state contributions to ballot question committees. SD - HB1287 Revise certain provisions regarding multiple employer trusts. SD - HB1291 Revise the procedure to nominate candidates for the United States Senate. SD - HB1294 Increase the tax on certain alcoholic beverages and to distribute the revenue. SD - HB1302 Prohibit the compensation of certain petition circulators. SD - HB1303 Prohibit certain incentives and punishments in association with school surveys, and to impose a penalty therefor. SD - HB1304 Revise certain provisions regarding challenges to petition signatures. SD - HJR1004 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next election a Constitutional amendment to revise certain provisions relating to the rights of crime victims. SD - HJR1006 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to amendments to the Constitution. SD - HCR1006 Commemorating the life of George Speaker Mickelson and calling for a bust of Mickelson to be displayed in the lobby of the State House of Representatives. SD - HCR1007 Encouraging thoughtful taxation of alcohol products in the state and calling for alcohol to become budget neutral rather than a drain on the resources and the economy of South Dakota. SD - HCR1009 Encouraging awareness of alcohol as a direct cause of seven types of cancer and encourages the Department of Health to research potential awareness campaigns related to alcohol and cancer. SD - HCR1010 Recognizing and honoring William Mervin "Billy" Mills, also known as Tamakoce Tek'hila, for his unselfish and loyal contributions to the State of South Dakota and to his country. SD - HCR1011 Making formal application to the United States Congress to lawfully enable the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide per diem reimbursement to eligible veterans in need of assisted living services. SD - HCR1013 Amending the Joint Rules to require a majority vote to disapprove a commemoration. SD - HCR1014 Amending the Joint Rules by adding a new rule regarding the voting record of each legislator. SD - HC1001 Honoring Arlene Kvislen for her outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the State of South Dakota, the Legislature, and the South Dakota House of Representatives. SD - HC1006 Expressing gratitude and admiration for all the men and women who are in active military service, who are veterans, or who are or have been first responders in our state. SD - HC1007 Recognizing and congratulating Sioux Falls Little League on their historic first season of Little League Baseball in 2017. SD - HC1008 Honoring and commending Jermaine Robinson and Brandon Peguese for their bravery in pulling Tami Crate from a burning vehicle and saving her life. SD - HC1009 Recognizing and congratulating the Sioux Falls Storm for the team's successes both on and off the playing field. SD - HC1011 Congratulating Augustana University on its 100th anniversary in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and recognizing the university's continued impact on students and communities throughout the state. SD - HC1013 Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its seventieth anniversary on June 14-16, 2018. SD - HC1014 Honoring the Pierre Junior Shooters' BB Gun Team for winning the 2017 Daisy National BB Gun Championship. SD - HC1015 Honoring Brian Garrett for his outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the Oglala Lakota people. SD - HC1016 Commending the entire South Dakota Army National Guard on being elected as the overall winner in the 2017 Army Communities of Excellence Awards. SD - HC1019 To honor and celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Vermeer Corporation and their contribution to the farming industry. SD - HC1020 Commending the Department of Game, Fish and Parks and the landowners of South Dakota on thirty years of partnership to provide public hunting access through the Walk-In Area program. SD - HC1021 Honoring and thanking Bonnie Luecke for her thirty-one years of dedicated service to Detachment 780, Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps, at South Dakota State University. SD - HC1027 Honoring and thanking Spink County Deputy Sheriff Jason Kraft for his brave and honorable service and his heroic life saving actions. SD - HC1028 Honoring the life and public service of former State Representative Hal Wick on the occasion of his death on March 7, 2018. SD - SB78 Revise the membership of the Board of Education Standards to include the chairs of the Senate and House committees on education. SD - SB80 Establish term limits for members of the Board of Regents. SD - SB84 Revise certain provisions regarding public records. SD - SB89 Establish term limits for members of the Board of Education Standards. SD - SB91 Authorize the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide for the design, construction, and equipping of a state veterans cemetery in Minnehaha County, to create a veterans cemetery fund, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. SD - SB94 Establish certain provisions regarding the opportunity scholarship program. SD - SB110 Establish certain findings pertaining to pre-abortion counseling practices by abortion providers in South Dakota and to amend provisions regarding mandatory third-party pre-abortion counseling. SD - SB122 Provide for the payment of claims for covered services provided by a health care provider via telemedicine or telehealth. SD - SB123 Provide for the utilization of telemedicine or telehealth by a health care professional. SD - SB150 Provide property tax relief through the creation of the property tax relief fund. SD - SB176 Provide for certain employees in the Office of the Attorney General to investigate and litigate opioid misuse, to provide an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. SD - SB181 Provide for the Servicemember Firearms Protection Act. SD - SB190 Require the approval of the Legislature before the state adopts certain changes to the Medicaid program. SD - SB191 Provide certain venue for enforcement of protection orders and conditions for no contact. SD - SB193 Require certain local governmental units to cooperate with federal agencies and to provide a penalty therefor. SD - SB199 Revise certain provisions regarding nonmeandered waters. SD - SJR3 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. SD - SJR4 Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election a new section to Article XII of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the creation and administration of a trust fund with the net receipts from certain unclaimed property. SD - SJR5 Proposing and submitting to the voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota regarding the maximum annual change in general fund appropriations. SD - SCR1 Honoring the memory and accomplishments of President Grover Cleveland. SD - SCR2 Endorsing the right to work provisions in the South Dakota Constitution and in the Labor Management Relations Act that prohibit forced union membership. SD - SCR13 Recognizing the root cause of the global war on terror. SD - SCR14 Encouraging Congress and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to overturn the rules regarding electronic logging devices. SD - SC8 Honoring and commending Rick Williamson for his service to our state and nation and for his service as state commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars. SD - SC30 Congratulating and honoring the 2017 Canton High School Girls Golf Team and Coach Jeff Keyman for their outstanding accomplishments in 2017. SD - SC46 Commending Reverend William (Billy) F. Graham, Jr. for his life of evangelistic ministry and efforts to reach the world with the gospel of Christ. SD - SC48 Commending and honoring Chris Nilsen, who represented team USA as a pole vaulter at the IAAF World Championship in London, England. SD - SC49 Commending and honoring Emily Grove, who represented team USA as a pole vaulter at the IAAF World Championships in London, England. SD - SC50 Honoring, commending, and thanking Sheriff Dennis Johnson, upon his retirement, for forty-one years of steadfast service in law enforcement. SD - SC52 Congratulating and honoring the Canton High School wrestling team and coaches for their outstanding accomplishments during the 2017-2018 season.