+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: PO Box 280 Whitewood, SD 57793 + − Committees (2) SD - Local Government (House) Title: Member SD - Taxation (House) Title: Member + − Cosponsored Bills (46) SD - HB1171 Allow certain veterans to attend courses offered at postsecondary technical institutes without payment of tuition. SD - HB1160 Revise certain provisions regarding emergency management. SD - HB1050 Revise certain provisions regarding the use and possession of scanning devices and reencoders. SD - HB1075 Revise certain provisions regarding the authority of conservation district governing boards. 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 - HB1124 Require health care facilities that perform mammography to inform mammography patients on breast density. SD - HB1204 Exempt certain sales of goods and services by minors from the sales tax. SD - SC30 Commending, honoring, and thanking President George H. W. Bush for his many years of great service to our country. SD - SC38 Honoring Alec Atwood of Beresford High School. SD - HB1142 Revise certain provisions regarding motor vehicle license plates. SD - HB1234 Provide funding to schools from the contractor's excise tax on concentrated animal feeding operations. SD - HB1243 Revise provisions regarding hate crimes. SD - HJR1003 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 using the net receipts from unclaimed property. SD - SB66 Establish an interim legislative committee to study issues related to electric services in an annexed area. SD - SB90 Revise provisions regarding certain financial interest statements filed by persons elected to state or local office. SD - SB92 Revise certain provisions regarding the signature requirements for municipal elections. SD - SB154 Authorize the production and transport of saltwater crustaceans. SD - SB171 Designate saltwater aquatic farms as agricultural operations. SD - HB1111 Provide for professional or occupational licensure for certain active duty military personnel and spouses. 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 - HC1012 Honoring the 2018 Augustana University Baseball Team and the students and staff involved in the baseball program. SD - HC1013 Honoring and commending Dr. David E. Peterson for his outstanding service in the field of dentistry to patients in South Dakota. 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 - HB1091 Provide for the selection of a lieutenant governor by a candidate for governor. SD - HB1052 Revise certain provisions regarding the notice given to county commissioners for special sessions. SD - HB1072 Correct a definition in the Uniform Unsworn Domestic Declarations Act. SD - HB1073 Revise provisions regarding the locating and spotting of predators or varmints from a drone. SD - HB1128 Revise provisions regarding the maximum term of promissory notes issued to municipalities. SD - HB1125 Create a property tax relief fund and to provide for the transfer of certain unobligated cash balances. SD - HB1185 Revise provisions regarding farm wineries. SD - HB1178 Revise provisions regarding the beginning period for absentee voting. SD - HB1229 Require optional services through Medicaid to be authorized through special appropriation. SD - SB112 Provide for the assessment of certain agricultural land as noncropland. SD - SB55 Require the national motto of the United States to be displayed in public schools. SD - SB63 Increase the penalty for a subsequent conviction for trespass to hunt, fish, or trap. SD - SB68 Define certain acts as misbranding of food products. SD - SB149 Increase the amount authorized for certain brand fees and to authorize a brand registration application fee. SD - SB115 Authorize the conditional carrying of a concealed pistol in the state capitol by certain persons. 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.