+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3821 Office Address: 22739A Rando Ct. Box Elder, SD 57719 + − Committees (2) SD - Health and Human Services (House) Title: member SD - State Affairs (House) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (4) SD - HB1133 Require each school district to adopt a policy to provide for students with specific learning disabilities. SD - HB1143 Revise certain provisions regarding underage prostitution. SD - HCR1010 Prohibiting officials and employees of the South Dakota Department of Education and members of the South Dakota Board of Education from joining certain organizations or consortia that may present a conflict of interest. SD - HB1072 Repeal and revise certain provisions relating to permits to carry a concealed pistol. + − Cosponsored Bills (71) 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 - 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 - HB1184 Exempt certain persons working in postsecondary technical institutes from collective bargaining provisions. SD - SB94 Repeal and revise certain provisions relating to the requirements for a permit to carry a concealed pistol. 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 - HB1108 Revise certain provisions regarding prejudgment interest rates. SD - SB102 Require that the name and telephone number of an organization fighting to end sex trafficking be given, in writing, to any woman seeking an abortion. SD - HB1132 Limit the persons eligible to receive a copy of a vital record with a social security number printed on the record. SD - HB1093 Revise certain definitions relating to employment and workers compensation. SD - HC1010 Commending and honoring the 2016 Habitat for Humanity-South Dakota Habitat Supporters of the Year. SD - HB1151 Repeal certain index factors regarding the taxation of real property. SD - HB1055 Revise certain provisions regarding the need for a driver license or permit to operate certain motor vehicles. SD - HB1113 Revise certain provisions regarding protection orders. SD - HB1101 Increase the penalty for performing an abortion of an unborn child capable of feeling pain. SD - HB1202 Make an appropriation for the support of the Veterans Outreach Center and to declare an emergency. SD - SC35 Recognizing and congratulating Joshua Kjellerson of Boy Scout Troop 131 for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout. SD - HB1145 Define a no-go zone and create a procedure to manage no-go zones. SD - HB1178 Require the Department of Social Services to submit an implementation plan to allow the state to issue photo EBT cards. SD - HB1120 Create protections and accommodations for pregnant and breastfeeding mothers in their places of employment. SD - HC1017 Posthumously honoring the life, character, and achievements of Bob Hanson. SD - HB1140 Establish certain provisions regarding contract carriers of railroad employees. SD - HB1191 Require cooperation with the Division of Child Support as a condition of eligibility for the SNAP program. SD - HB1105 Revise certain municipal special assessment provisions. SD - SB136 Permit and regulate the practice of licensed certified professional midwives. SD - HB1094 Provide for the transfer of certain landowner hunting licenses. SD - SCR11 Opposing physician-assisted suicide. SD - HB1056 Authorize law enforcement officers to issue certain citations not signed under oath. SD - HB1085 Revise certain provisions concerning the occupational tax imposed by business improvement districts. SD - HB1164 Revise certain provisions regarding violations of county and municipal ordinances. 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 - HB1075 Repeal the authority of municipalities to exercise planning and zoning powers outside corporate limits of municipalities. 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 - 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 - 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 - SC21 Posthumously honoring the life, character, and achievements of Bob Hanson. SD - SB89 Provide certain provisions regarding liability against public entities that prohibit firearms on their premises. SD - HB1111 Revise the definition of fall enrollment for purposes of education funding. SD - HB1118 Eliminate the need to prove the use of force, fraud, or coercion in the human trafficking of minors. SD - HB1194 Require certain documentation for the reason of denial of a concealed pistol permit. SD - HB1201 Exempt certain food sales from licensure, certification, and inspection. SD - SB162 Authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the design, renovation of, and addition to, the Animal Disease Research and Diagnostic Laboratory on the campus of South Dakota State University and to make an appropriation therefor. SD - HB1189 Prohibit dismemberment abortions and to provide a penalty therefor. SD - SJR1 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota relating to the Secretary of Veterans Affairs. SD - SCR9 To accept an invitation to attend a balanced budget amendment planning committee. 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 - SB126 Require the Department of Education to use a competitive bidding process when acquiring academic assessments. SD - SB92 Extend the date a school district is required to bring reserve funds down to a certain percentage. 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 - HB1052 Provide certain protections for public employees. 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 - SC18 Recognizing and congratulating Jonathon A. Brown of Boy Scout Troop 1187 for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout. 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 - 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 - HC1026 Honoring Laura Ingalls Wilder's 150th birthday and the celebration of this milestone in De Smet, South Dakota. SD - HCR1015 Instructing the Department of Transportation to ensure proper access for farm and grazing lands by identifying and reevaluating excessive highway setbacks. 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 - SB144 Provide for the Servicemember Firearms Protection Act. SD - HB1095 Revise certain provisions regarding resident fishing possession limits. SD - HB1192 Increase the period of time certain persons may contract with this state after termination of service. 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 - 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 - SB100 Prohibit certain administrators of state boards or commissions from lobbying for other entities. SD - HB1071 Require the approval of the Legislature before any high level nuclear waste may be processed or deposited within state boundaries. SD - SCR4 Recognizing and finding that pornography is a public health crisis leading to a broad spectrum of individual and public health impacts and societal harms. 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 - SB79 Revise certain provisions regarding the display of motorcycle license plates. 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 - SC24 Commending Heather Wilson on her nomination for Secretary of the United States Air Force and honoring her service to South Dakota. 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 - HB1135 Provide certain provisions requiring plaintiffs in certain civil suits to cover certain court costs. SD - HC1015 Honoring Mel Chandler for his outstanding service to the State of South Dakota.