+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: 48006 221st St. Elkton, SD 57026 + − Committees (2) SD - Committee on Appropriations Title: Member SD - Committee on Appropriations (House) Title: Member + − Sponsored Bill SD - HB1227 Make an appropriation for the rural veterinary medical education program and to declare an emergency. + − Cosponsored Bills (61) SD - HB1001 Repeal certain provisions regarding the organization of the Legislature. SD - HB1002 Revise certain provisions regarding documents of the Legislature. SD - HB1003 Repeal certain provisions regarding legislative employees. SD - HB1008 Legalize the growth, production, and transportation of industrial hemp in the state, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1057 Prohibit certain acts against children and provide a penalty therefor. SD - HB1067 Modify certain provisions regarding notice, service, and execution of judgments in forceable entry and detainer actions. 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 - HB1081 Exempt from alcoholic beverage regulations certain uses of alcohol by postsecondary institutions. SD - HB1083 Rename the postsecondary technical institutes as technical colleges. SD - HB1085 Provide for permanent daylight savings time. SD - HB1095 Revise requirements regarding hunting mentors. SD - HB1096 Prohibit commercial surrogacy contracts, provide a penalty for facilitating a commercial surrogacy, and establish an interim committee to evaluate surrogacy in the state. SD - HB1100 Make an appropriation to begin the research and development of a new bioprocessing facility and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1104 Limit the scope of medical information that may be required as a condition of participation in sanctioned activities. SD - HB1106 Authorize the state investment officer to include an indemnity provision in certain investment-related documents. SD - HB1112 Authorize the hiring of law enforcement officers by the South Dakota State Brand Board and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1118 Revise the boundaries of certain water development districts and to revise certain provisions regarding the election of the board of directors and the levying of taxes in the affected districts. SD - HB1119 Include certain offenses committed in another state for purposes of an enhanced penalty. SD - HB1128 Modify the penalty for causing a child to be present during methamphetamine use, distribution, or manufacture. SD - HB1129 Authorize the provision of telecommunications device location information to law enforcement agencies. SD - HB1138 Establish shooting course requirements for current or former law enforcement officers seeking an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1139 Require the payment of attorney's fees in cases addressing noncompliance with visitation orders. SD - HB1154 Revise certain provisions regarding motor vehicle license plates. SD - HB1167 Revise provisions regarding confidential communications between a student and certain school employees. SD - HB1172 Require the annual submission of a zero-based budget from certain departments or budget units. SD - HB1175 Define dyslexia for the purposes of special education and related services. SD - HB1177 Require that school district elections occur in conjunction with the general election. SD - HB1179 Authorize series limited liability companies. SD - HB1181 Revise certain provisions regarding bounties for coyotes. SD - HB1195 Provide for the dismissal of charges against pregnant women for certain controlled substance offenses under certain circumstances. SD - HB1218 Require responses and reporting regarding the testing, assessment, evaluation, or observation of students. SD - HB1223 Provide for the creation of an international business and trade office. SD - HB1231 Authorize premium cigars to be shipped and transported and modify tax provisions pertaining to premium cigars. SD - HB1250 Increase the state's percentage of video lottery revenues, to provide for the deposit of certain excess revenues, and to repeal provisions regarding video lottery. SD - HB1268 Provide timely refunds for excess payments made in lieu of contributions to the unemployment compensation trust fund. SD - HB1271 Establish certain provisions regarding the rural broadband fund. SD - HCR6003 Supporting the Electoral College. SD - HCR6012 Supporting the right to pray in public schools. SD - HCR6020 Denouncing the National Education Association's recent policy to support "the fundamental right to abortion." SD - HCR6022 Urging the State Trade Office in the Governor's Office of Economic Development to promote international business and trade on behalf of South Dakota exporters. SD - HC8002 Commending and honoring the 2018-2019 Outstanding School Administrators of South Dakota: JOEL JORGENSON, Madison Central, School Superintendent; DON LYON, Spearfish, Middle School Principal; PAUL LUNDBERG, Brandon Valley, School Business Official; MATT ALLEY, West Central, Elementary School Principal; JOE CHILDS, Mitchell, Secondary School Principal; DAVE PREHEIM, Tea, Assistant High School Principal; MICHAEL AMOLINS, Harrisburg, Curriculum Leader; WENDY OTHEIM, Brookings, Director of Special Education, for being named outstanding administrators by their respective administrator parent groups. SD - HC8008 Recognizing and honoring the Veterans Honor Park in Madison, South Dakota. SD - HC8033 Commending and honoring Jason Hancock for his outstanding service to the South Dakota Legislature. SD - SB3 Revise certain provisions regarding documents of the Legislature. SD - SB50 Revise certain provisions regarding the practice of a certified registered nurse anesthetist. SD - SB54 Regulate the use of auxiliary containers. SD - SB55 Require the Board of Regents to assemble a task force to study the operations and functions of the institutions of higher education under the board's authority. SD - SB75 Provide for a habitat stamp on hunting and fishing licenses. SD - SB80 Revise certain sheriff's fees and costs. SD - SB83 Establish meetings to review certain electric systems. SD - SB84 Authorize service animals in-training to enter certain establishments. SD - SB103 Limit the disclosure of presidential election results and to provide for a suspension of such disclosure. SD - SB116 Establish requirements certain state entities must follow when applying for federal grants. SD - SB120 Establish exceptions regarding the possession of a pistol by a minor. SD - SB124 To revise provisions regarding group pheasant hunts for disabled veterans. SD - SB150 Revise nonresident waterfowl licensure. SD - SB160 Authorize the construction and operation of a nursing home facility in Moody County, South Dakota, and to declare an emergency. SD - SB162 Provide limitations on the use of lighting equipment while hunting. SD - SC809 To honor and commend the late Senator Gene Abdallah for his dedicated service to his community and state.