+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: PO Box 303 Mobridge, SD 57601 + − Committees (2) SD - Agriculture and Natural Resources (House) Title: member SD - Commerce and Energy (House) Title: member + − Cosponsored Bills (48) SD - SB100 Create a leased residential property classification. SD - HB1235 Update the valuation manual related to the valuation of assets, liabilities, and reserves. SD - SB91 Make an appropriation to support the South Dakota need-based grant program and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1153 Expand the definition of teleconference to include certain meetings conducted through electronic text colloquy and to require the retention of certain records of text colloquy meetings for public inspection. SD - SB72 Provide an exemption from certain excavation requirements in an emergency. SD - SC21 Recognizing and commending the 100th anniversary of the Order of the Arrow, the National Honor Society of the Boy Scouts of America. SD - HB1097 Provide for a reduced minimum fall enrollment for certain school districts. SD - SB167 Revise certain provisions relating to moisture and protein content devices and the fee that may be charged for such devices. SD - HB1220 Provide for the free exercise of religion and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1126 Remove the delivery receipt requirements related to issuing certain life insurance policies. SD - HB1209 Revise certain provisions relating to changes in terms of credit card agreements. SD - HJR1002 Making a formal application to the President of the United States, that the President grant a presidential pardon to Peter L. Larson. SD - SC11 Honoring the Madison High School Boys Basketball Team for its 2014 Boys State A Basketball Championship. SD - SB92 Make an appropriation to support the South Dakota critical teaching needs scholarship program and to declare an emergency. SD - SCR6 To direct the Department of Education to ensure South Dakota students are well-versed in civics and government. SD - SB168 Establish a task force to study elder abuse in South Dakota. SD - HB1088 Permit procurement of certain disability insurance from a non-admitted insurer. SD - SB152 Make an appropriation for certain costs related to mountain pine beetle suppression and to declare an emergency. SD - SC9 Commending and honoring the 2014 Habitat for Humanity--South Dakota Habitat Supporters of the Year. SD - HB1201 Revise certain provisions regarding planning and zoning. SD - HJR1001 Making formal application to Congress to call an Article V convention of the states for the sole purpose of proposing a federal balanced budget amendment. SD - SB135 Authorize municipalities to impose an additional sales and use tax for a limited period of time for a specified use. SD - SB126 Revise certain publications date citations for references to the International Building Code and International Property Maintenance Code. SD - SB188 Require the Department of Education to use a competitive bidding process when acquiring academic assessments. SD - HB1069 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 - SCR1 Commending the improvements to health care in South Dakota achieved by the system of care established by the community-based Mission: Lifeline initiative. SD - HC1012 Congratulating and commending the Hamlin High School football team for winning the 2014 State 9B Football Championship. SD - SB158 Expand certain licensing exemptions regarding money lenders and mortgage lenders. SD - SCR5 Supporting a stronger South Dakota-China relationship. SD - HB1084 Expand collateral eligible to be pledged as security for public deposits. SD - SC15 Honoring the Dakota Valley High School Dance Team for winning the 2014 Class A Dance Grand State Title for the fifth year in a row. SD - SC10 Honoring the Howard High School Football Team for its 2014 9A State Championship. SD - HB1116 Repeal and revise certain provisions relating to the requirements for a permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1183 Repeal the prohibition against carrying permitted concealed weapons in the state capitol building. SD - SB112 Revise certain provisions regarding voting rights of a person convicted of a felony. SD - SB128 Revise certain provisions concerning the general requirements that vehicle owners must satisfy before applying for military plates. SD - SB175 Revise certain provisions regarding the vehicles with military speciality plates that are not subject to annual registration fees. SD - HB1152 Limit the terms of certain conservation easements. SD - SB105 Provide Legislators access to the state capitol complex tunnel system. SD - HC1015 Honoring senior Chris Pollema of Dakota Valley High School on his academic success. SD - SB86 Place a term limit on the office of poet laureate. SD - SB73 Improve public safety regarding juvenile justice. SD - HB1083 Require reimbursement to certain entities for fire suppression and extinguishment costs. SD - HCR1002 Supporting the continued operation of the D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery. SD - HB1179 Revise the definition of a veteran. SD - HCR1007 Opposing the EPA's guidelines to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from existing fossil fuel-fired power plants in a manner that will cause economic harm. SD - HB1130 Prohibit an abortion provider from accepting payment for an abortion prior to the end of the required informed consent period. SD - SB177 Establish a youth minimum wage.