+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: 27507 John Qualm Rd. Platte, SD 57369 + − Committees (3) SD - Legislative Procedure (House) Title: member SD - State Affairs (House) Title: vice chair SD - Legislative Procedure Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (3) SD - HB1185 Revise certain provisions concerning recreational facilities provided by municipalities. SD - HB1156 Allow a concealed pistol in the capitol with an enhanced concealed pistol permit. SD - HB1157 Create the agriculture future development fund and to provide funding for certain programs and projects. + − Cosponsored Bills (75) SD - HB1055 Revise certain provisions regarding the need for a driver license or permit to operate certain motor vehicles. SD - HB1056 Authorize law enforcement officers to issue certain citations not signed under oath. SD - HB1066 Revise certain provisions regarding permits for the sale of certain trailers, motorcycles, and other vehicles. SD - HB1067 Revise certain provisions concerning sales receipts maintained by temporary vendors. SD - HB1068 Revise certain provisions concerning landowner liability for certain injuries suffered. SD - HB1069 Repeal and revise certain provisions related to campaign finance and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1072 Repeal and revise certain provisions relating to permits to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1073 Revise and repeal certain provisions regarding gifts from registered lobbyists to public officials. SD - HB1074 Provide for limits on certain out-of-state contributions to ballot question committees. SD - HB1076 Create a State Government Accountability Board. SD - HB1082 Grant limited immunity from arrest and prosecution for certain related offenses to persons who assist certain persons in need of emergency assistance or who are themselves in need of emergency assistance. SD - HB1088 Revise certain provisions regarding required stops at railroad crossings. SD - HB1089 Provide certain provisions regarding investigations of misconduct by certain public officials. SD - HB1090 Define certain fees incident to the extension of credit. SD - HB1094 Provide for the transfer of certain landowner hunting licenses. SD - HB1101 Increase the penalty for performing an abortion of an unborn child capable of feeling pain. SD - HB1117 Revise certain provisions regarding golf carts on state highways. SD - HB1118 Eliminate the need to prove the use of force, fraud, or coercion in the human trafficking of minors. SD - HB1130 Revise certain provisions that provide transparency and public comment for ballot measures and amendments to the Constitution. SD - HB1133 Require each school district to adopt a policy to provide for students with specific learning disabilities. SD - HB1139 Revise certain provisions concerning adverse possession of certain real property. SD - HB1158 Revise the definition of fall enrollment for the purpose of calculating state aid to education payments to school districts. SD - HB1169 Repeal, revise, and enact certain standards and other provisions relating to managed health care plans if the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is repealed. SD - HB1170 Revise certain provisions regarding conflicts of interest for authority, board, or commission members. SD - HB1171 Make an appropriation to the postsecondary scholarship grant fund. SD - HB1173 Revise the distribution of funds from the building South Dakota fund. SD - HB1183 Provide and revise certain provisions regarding mental health procedures in criminal justice, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1187 Revise the process by which courts consider appeals of decisions regarding conditional use requests. SD - HB1190 Accommodate legislation relating to the protection of the public safety. SD - HB1191 Require cooperation with the Division of Child Support as a condition of eligibility for the SNAP program. SD - HB1195 Revise certain provisions regarding health coverage for applied behavior analysis. SD - HB1200 Revise certain provisions regarding contributions to ballot question committees. SD - HJR1001 Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election an amendment to Article XXI of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to fishing, hunting, and trapping. SD - HJR1002 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 - HCR1005 Calling for statewide recognition of the Army National Guard's 1st Battalion, 196th Regiment, Regional Training Institute (RTI) for training hundreds of officer candidates from South Dakota and soldiers across the nation. SD - HCR1007 Strengthening and expanding sister-state ties between South Dakota and Taiwan; supporting the signing of a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) and a Bilateral Investment Agreement (BIA) with the United States; and reaffirming support for increasing Taiwan's international profile. SD - HCR1013 To urge the United States Department of State to approve the presidential permit application allowing the construction and operation of the TransCanada Keystone XL Pipeline between the United States and Canada. SD - HC1002 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 1st Battalion, 196th Regiment, Regional Training Institute (RTI) on training hundreds of officer candidates from South Dakota and soldiers across the nation. SD - HC1003 Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard 114th Fighter Wing on being awarded the Distinguished Flying Unit Plaque and for its continued demonstration of support to the local community and the state. SD - HC1004 Honoring Raina Grimsley of Mitchell, South Dakota, Girls State Governor, and Max Hawkins of Renner, 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 - HC1005 Commending the entire South Dakota Army National Guard on being awarded a first place gold finish in the 2016 Army Communities of Excellence Awards. SD - HC1006 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard 153rd Engineer Battalion of Huron, South Dakota, for being awarded the Walter T. Kerwin Jr. Readiness Award and for its continued demonstration of support to the local community and the state. SD - HC1007 Commending the South Dakota National Guard Company C, 1st Battalion, 189th Aviation Regiment of Rapid City, South Dakota, for being awarded the National Guard Association of the United States Certificate of Victory and for its continued demonstration of support to the local community and the state. SD - HC1009 Commending the South Dakota National Guard 82nd Civil Support Team of Rapid City, South Dakota, on being awarded the General John J. Pershing Trophy and for its continued demonstration of support to the local community and the state. SD - HC1010 Commending and honoring the 2016 Habitat for Humanity-South Dakota Habitat Supporters of the Year. SD - HC1014 Honoring the city of Mobridge for being included in the 2017 Governor's Awards for Outstanding Support of the Arts by an Organization or Business. SD - HC1015 Honoring Mel Chandler for his outstanding service to the State of South Dakota. SD - HC1017 Posthumously honoring the life, character, and achievements of Bob Hanson. SD - HC1020 Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its sixty-ninth anniversary on June 15th, 16th, and 17th 2017. SD - HC1025 Honoring Phyllis Perkovich for her outstanding commitment and service to the South Dakota legislative page program and the youth of South Dakota. SD - HC1026 Honoring Laura Ingalls Wilder's 150th birthday and the celebration of this milestone in De Smet, South Dakota. SD - HC1030 Honoring and commending the South Dakota Department of Tourism staff and its professional advertising and media production partners for their award winning efforts to promote the state's travel and tourism industry. SD - SB7 Revise the criteria for determining if property is classified as agricultural land for property tax purposes. SD - SB61 Update, revise, and repeal certain provisions relating to nurse practitioners and nurse midwives. SD - SB65 Establish the South Dakota Board of Technical Education and to revise certain provisions regarding career and technical education and postsecondary technical institutes. SD - SB78 Revise provisions regarding election petitions for conservation district supervisors. SD - SB81 Prohibit the manufacture, sale, or possession of alcohol in a powdered, condensed, or other concentrated form under most circumstances. SD - SB126 Require the Department of Education to use a competitive bidding process when acquiring academic assessments. SD - SB136 Permit and regulate the practice of licensed certified professional midwives. SD - SB139 Provide for the permitting of waterfowl outfitters, and to dedicate fees and surcharges paid by waterfowl outfitters for use on certain game production areas. SD - SB144 Provide for the Servicemember Firearms Protection Act. SD - SB160 Establish provisions for the selection and instruction of delegates to an Article V convention for proposing an amendment to the United States Constitution. SD - SB163 Revise certain provisions regarding disclosure of contributors for independent campaign expenditures. SD - SB166 Provide certain provisions excluding business-to-business lending from certain money lending limitations. SD - SB170 Revise certain provisions regarding the maximum width restriction for farm implements operated on a public highway SD - SB171 Establish the Government Accountability Task Force to study campaign finance and to declare an emergency. SD - SCR9 To accept an invitation to attend a balanced budget amendment planning committee. SD - SCR11 Opposing physician-assisted suicide. SD - SCR14 Urging the Governor to fuel the state fleet with premium E-30 fuel. SD - SCR15 Commending President Donald J. Trump in his commitment to keeping the country safe from radical Islamic terrorism. SD - SC1 Commending and honoring the 2015-2016 Outstanding School Administrators of South Dakota: Jim Holbeck, Harrisburg, School Superintendent; Todd Brist, Watertown, Middle School Principal; Lory DuFrain, Wagner, School Business Official; Ethan Dschaak, Meade, Elementary School Principal; Kevin Lein, Harrisburg, Secondary School Principal; Ryan Rollinger, Harrisburg, Assistant Secondary School Principal; Sherri Becker, Mitchell, Curriculum Leader; and Jennifer Heggelund, Watertown, Director of Special Education, for being named outstanding administrators by their respective administrator parent groups. SD - SC20 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard 153rd Engineer Battalion of Huron, South Dakota, for being awarded the Major General Milton A. Reckord Trophy and for its continued demonstration of support to the local community and the state. SD - SC22 Commending and honoring the 2016 Winner, Colome, and Gregory High School Championship Football Teams. SD - SC36 Honoring Christopher Todd Jumper of Boy Scout Troop 28, North Sioux City, South Dakota, for earning the rank of Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts of America. SD - SC37 Honoring the Beresford and Alcester-Hudson School District cooperative wrestling program for an excellent season and for victorious performances in the 2017 Class B State Wrestling Tournament.