+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3821 Office Address: 600 W. 7th St. Dell Rapids, SD 57022 + − Committees (2) SD - Commerce and Energy (House) Title: member SD - Health and Human Services (House) Title: member + − Sponsored Bill SD - HB1105 Repeal certain outdated and obsolete provisions regarding the compilation and publication of certain local government annual fiscal reports. + − Cosponsored Bills (54) SD - HB1070 Sunset certain tax refund claims for an economic development incentive program that has been previously terminated and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1092 Require that crematories be under the direction of licensed funeral establishments and funeral directors. SD - HB1093 Prohibit public schools from starting a school term before the last Monday in August. SD - HB1094 Prohibit a person from interfering with a public safety answering point. SD - HB1096 Revise certain provisions regarding the challenging of certain election petitions. SD - HB1102 Authorize the use of artificial light to hunt coyotes under certain conditions. SD - HB1103 Require the Game, Fish and Parks Commission to provide for an earlier archery deer hunting season. SD - HB1129 Prohibit the use of certain explosive targets in the Black Hills Forest Fire Protection District. SD - HB1130 Authorize the use of crossbows for hunting big game animals during the firearm season. SD - HB1131 Clarify that a credit card is not required to establish a revolving credit account. SD - HB1136 Limit the authority of delegates to a limited Article V convention to vote for unauthorized amendments contrary to legislative instructions and to provide a civil fine for the violation thereof. SD - HB1142 Enhance the support for public postsecondary technical institutes, to transfer certain funds, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1148 Provide a license for certain businesses to allow patrons to manufacture malt beverages and wines on the licensed premises for personal use. SD - HB1150 Require that the pledge of allegiance to the flag of the United States be recited at the start of each school day in every public school classroom. SD - HB1154 Authorize the commissioner of school and public lands to grant certain surface and subsurface easements to provide access to oil, gas, minerals, and geothermal resources. SD - HB1156 Allow the transmission of electronic documents related to insurance policies. SD - HB1157 Provide for the retrospective payment of clean claims for covered services provided by a health care professional during the credentialing period. SD - HB1162 Prohibit the practice of sex-selective abortions, to establish certain procedures to better ensure that sex-selective abortions are not practiced in South Dakota, and to provide penalties therefor. SD - HB1175 Authorize the Board of Regents to expand university facilities at the University of South Dakota, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1185 Revise certain provisions relating to nonresident waterfowl licenses. SD - HB1221 Exempt certain amateur sports coaches from sales and use tax. SD - HB1250 Provide for a coordinated effort to assist victims of human trafficking. SD - HCR1003 Recognizing the outstanding public service of President Calvin Coolidge and his support of Mount Rushmore. SD - HCR1018 Recognizing Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) as a serious and chronic disease in South Dakota. SD - HCR1022 Concerning U.S. EPA-proposed greenhouse gas emission standards for new and existing fossil-fueled power plants. SD - HC1001 Honoring the 2013 Dakota Valley High School Panthers Volleyball Team. SD - HC1002 Honoring the 2013 Canton High School football team. SD - HC1022 Congratulating and celebrating the FIRST LEGO League (FLL) championship teams of South Dakota. SD - HC1023 Commending and honoring the 2013 Habitat for Humanity--South Dakota Habitat Supporters of the Year. SD - HC1030 Commending and honoring Robert (Bob) Graff, a member of the Agar-Blunt-Onida School District Board of Education, on his selection as the Associated School Boards of South Dakota Outstanding School Board Member of South Dakota for 2013. SD - HC1033 Honoring Kerri Young of Mitchell, South Dakota, on her outstanding achievement in Mitchell High School girls basketball. SD - HC1035 Commending and honoring the 2014 National Merit Semifinalists Jessica Daniels, Angela Liu, Kyle McKee, Zachary Person, Emma Ward, and Tyler Wilson, of Sioux Falls Washington High School for their outstanding academic achievements. SD - HC1036 Commending and honoring the 2013 Boys Track 4x200 and the 4x400 meter relay teams from Washington High School for their outstanding athletic performances at the 2013 State AA Track Meet. SD - HC1037 Commending and honoring the 2013 Boys State AA Track Champions of Washington High School of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, for their outstanding athletic performance. SD - HC1038 Commending and honoring the 2013 South Dakota Girls AA Softball Champions of Sioux Falls Washington High School for their outstanding athletic performance. SD - HC1039 Commending and honoring the 2013-2014 Competitive Dance State AA Champions from Sioux Falls Washington High School for their outstanding performance. SD - HC1040 Honoring the Sioux Falls Washington High School Girls Bowling Team for its outstanding athletic performance and 2013 state championship. SD - HC1041 Honoring Nathan Gerry, Jonah Warwick, Christian Parker, and Michaela Mayer from Washington High School for their first place finishes at the 2013 Boys and Girls State Class AA Track Meet. SD - HC1043 Commending Mabel Dubbelde Heinemann on her 100th birthday. SD - HC1056 Recognizing the commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the location filming of Dances With Wolves in South Dakota. SD - HC1057 Recognizing and honoring the American Association of State Troopers 2013 Trooper of the Year recipient, Trooper Andrew Steen. SD - SB69 Revise certain provisions regarding good cause for voluntarily leaving employment. SD - SB73 Allow certain nonresidents to participate in school district elections. SD - SB100 Provide for the filling of a vacancy if no person is elected to succeed an elected official in municipalities. SD - SB113 Revise the minimum suspension requirements for students participating in extracurricular activities. SD - SB123 Require the Department of Social Services to develop a procedure to screen and test applicants for certain financial assistance benefits to determine if the applicants are using controlled substances. SD - SB137 Make an appropriation to rehabilitate certain state-owned rail lines and to declare an emergency. SD - SB139 Authorize the testing of autonomous cars on the highways of South Dakota. SD - SB145 Encourage schools to provide instruction in cardiopulmonary resuscitation. SD - SB154 Establish the Jolene's Law Task Force to study the impact of sexual abuse of children in this state and to make recommendations to the Legislature on policies to effectively address the issue. SD - SB171 Recognize certain federal forms as sufficient to direct the disposition of the body of a servicemember. SD - SC18 Honoring former Senator Stan Adelstein for his service to the State of South Dakota. SD - SC29 Commending and honoring the Garretson Girls and Boys Cross Country Teams for their success in the 2013 season. SD - SC30 Commending and honoring the Garretson Boys Golf Team for its success in the 2013 season.