+ − 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 + − Sponsored Bills (6) SD - HB1259 Clarify provisions regarding the discretionary formula for determining the assessed value of property for tax purposes. SD - HB1006 Authorize the secretary of revenue to contract with certain entities for purposes of creating or maintaining a database to determine agricultural income value and to specify the mandatory and permissive data of the database. SD - HB1007 Require certain adjustments to the assessed value of agricultural land if factors impact the land's productivity and to require those adjustments to be documented. SD - HB1260 Revise provisions regarding tax increment districts. SD - HB1270 To revise provisions regarding agricultural land classifications for tax purposes. SD - HB1203 Revise provisions regarding out-of-state dealer permits to sell motorcycles. + − Cosponsored Bills (62) SD - HB1057 Prohibit certain acts against children and provide a penalty therefor. SD - HB1059 Revise certain provisions regarding hunting with drones. SD - HB1060 Revise certain provisions regarding the use of the aeronautics fund. SD - HB1064 Restrict certain vapor products. SD - HB1065 Revise drone surveillance protections. SD - HB1068 Include out-of-state convictions for the basis of an enhanced penalty for the crime of stalking. SD - HB1069 Authorize certain veterans to attend courses offered at postsecondary technical institutes without payment of tuition. SD - HB1077 Establish certain requirements regarding funeral processions. SD - HB1079 Authorize a county to assess an administration fee for the processing of certain title applications. SD - HB1094 Repeal certain provisions regarding permits for concealed pistols. SD - HB1095 Revise requirements regarding hunting mentors. SD - HB1099 Authorize counties to impose a temporary voter-approved half-cent sales and use tax and to issue revenue bonds to fund certain county infrastructure construction. SD - HB1102 Make an appropriation to reimburse the aeronautics fund. SD - HB1112 Authorize the hiring of law enforcement officers by the South Dakota State Brand Board and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1124 Provide for an increase in the assessment against certain treated land. SD - HB1129 Authorize the provision of telecommunications device location information to law enforcement agencies. SD - HB1130 Revise the requirements for an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1136 Provide for the licensure and regulation of practitioners of acupuncture and Oriental medicine and to establish the Acupuncture Licensing Board and acupuncture regulation fund. SD - HB1138 Establish shooting course requirements for current or former law enforcement officers seeking an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1152 Provide financial assistance for school sentinel training. SD - HB1153 Authorize the limited possession of a knife in the state capitol. SD - HB1165 Revise provisions regarding the acceptance of gifts by municipalities. SD - HB1167 Revise provisions regarding confidential communications between a student and certain school employees. SD - HB1177 Require that school district elections occur in conjunction with the general election. SD - HB1181 Revise certain provisions regarding bounties for coyotes. SD - HB1182 Provide for the renewal of an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1184 Provide limited deer and antelope licenses to landowners. SD - HB1204 Lower the total amount of tax credits that may be claimed on annual premium tax returns. SD - HB1231 Authorize premium cigars to be shipped and transported and modify tax provisions pertaining to premium cigars. SD - HB1241 Revise requirements for legal newspapers. SD - HB1242 Provide for the reissuance of certain enhanced permits to carry a concealed pistol and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1288 Review certain provisions regarding emergency management. SD - HCR6003 Supporting the Electoral College. SD - HCR6005 Commending the nation of Israel for its cordial and mutually beneficial relationship with the United States and with the State of South Dakota. SD - HCR6009 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 participation. SD - HCR6012 Supporting the right to pray in public schools. SD - HCR6017 To encourage the creation of an interim legislative study to address infrastructure and funding support related to the expansion of Ellsworth Air Force Base. SD - HC8004 Commending the nation of Israel for its cordial and mutually beneficial relationship with the United States and with the State of South Dakota. SD - HC8007 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's Ellwein family of Rapid City for being awarded the Association of the United States Army Volunteer Family of the Year Award for 2019. SD - HC8016 Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard's 114th Fighter Wing of Sioux Falls for being awarded the Meritorious Unit Award and Winston P. Wilson Trophy for 2019. SD - HC8017 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 139th Brigade Support Battalion of Brookings for being awarded the Major General Milton A. Reckard Trophy and General Walter T. Kerwin Jr. Award for 2019. SD - HC8018 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 153rd Forward Support Company of Huron on being awarded the National Guard Association of the United States' General John J. Pershing Trophy. SD - HC8019 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 730th Area Support Medical Company of Vermillion on being awarded the National Guard Association of the United States' Certificate of Victory. SD - HC8025 Commending and honoring those who served in the Korean War on the seventieth anniversary of the war. SD - HC8028 Honoring and commending the annual Tyler Wilcox Memorial Guns n' Hoses Blood Drive for being named the America's Blood Centers' Blood Drive of the Year for 2019. SD - SB61 Revise certain provisions regarding a municipal office nominating petition. SD - SB75 Provide for a habitat stamp on hunting and fishing licenses. SD - SB80 Revise certain sheriff's fees and costs. SD - SB98 Extend the notification period for possession of a concealed pistol in the state capitol. SD - SB104 Limit entitlement to mechanics' liens. SD - SB124 To revise provisions regarding group pheasant hunts for disabled veterans. SD - SB135 Increase the bid limit for certain public improvements. SD - SB151 Define critical infrastructure and revise certain crimes for the trespass or damage to critical infrastructure. SD - SB155 Provide for step therapy protocol regarding certain prescription drugs. SD - SJR501 Proposing and submitting to the voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, providing for wagering on sporting events and to revise provisions regarding certain municipal proceeds of gaming revenues. SD - SJR502 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election, an amendment to Article XII of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the creation and administration of the pooled local investment fund. SD - SJR503 Rescinding House Joint Resolutions calling for a constitutional convention for the sole purpose of changing the Constitution of the United States. SD - SCR601 Supporting trade negotiations to remove barriers to country of origin labelling. SD - SCR604 Recognizing June as Move Over Awareness Month and urging drivers to slow down and move over for stopped vehicles. SD - SC801 Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its seventy-second Anniversary. SD - SC809 To honor and commend the late Senator Gene Abdallah for his dedicated service to his community and state. SD - SC823 Honoring Mr. E.O. Lawrence for his achievements and accomplishments throughout his life and career, and encouraging our schools to recognize his achievements, and encouraging other recognitions of his life and achievements as deemed appropriate by the state of South Dakota.