+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: 16692 Antelope Rd. Prairie City, SD 57649 + − Committees (2) SD - Agriculture and Natural Resources (House) Title: Member SD - Local Government (House) Title: Member + − Sponsored Bills (3) SD - HB1139 Revise the applicability of adverse possession to certain partition fences. SD - HB1243 Revise provisions related to the hold or sale of certain livestock. SD - HB1295 Revise certain provisions regarding the eligibility to serve on the Game, Fish and Parks Commission. + − Cosponsored Bills (136) SD - HB1075 Authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the construction of the Madison Cyber Labs (MadLabs) and the demolition of Lowry Hall at Dakota State University, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1102 Revise certain provisions regarding the use and display of the great seal of South Dakota. SD - HB1103 Require state agencies to comply with the appropriate display or use of the state seal. SD - HB1104 Revise certain provisions regarding the arrest of certain victims of domestic abuse. SD - HB1108 Restrict the disclosure of personal information regarding motor vehicle records. SD - HB1109 Provide for parole eligibility for certain inmates. SD - HB1110 Increase the penalty for certain subsequent convictions of hiring for sexual activity or promoting prostitution. SD - HB1111 Revise certain definitions regarding criminal street gang activity. SD - HB1113 Revise certain provisions regarding the vehicles required to stop at a state weighing station. SD - HB1114 Establish certain requirements for students enrolling in resident school districts or assigned schools after participating in open enrollment. SD - HB1116 Revise certain provisions regarding special interest motor vehicle license plates. SD - HB1117 Revise certain provisions regarding the licensing of historical motor vehicles. SD - HB1120 Provide equal access for all students to activities sponsored by the South Dakota High School Activities Association or school districts. SD - HB1122 Require legislative approval for tuition and fee increases at institutions of higher education. SD - HB1123 Prohibit certain persons suffering from a severe mental illness from receiving capital punishment. SD - HB1130 Establish who may submit plans and specifications for certain waste water systems. SD - HB1131 Authorize certain road district trustees and employees to receive compensation under a district contract. SD - HB1133 Revise certain provisions regarding operating a vehicle after consumption of a controlled drug or substance. SD - HB1143 Revise certain provisions regarding the tax exemption of certain school owned property. SD - HB1156 Require voter registration information be made available to the public by certain licensing agents. SD - HB1158 Revise the annual fee for personalized license plates. SD - HB1167 Revise certain provisions regarding the appointment of county commissioners to county planning commissions. SD - HB1172 Revise certain provisions regarding meetings of certain public bodies. SD - HB1174 Revise certain provisions regarding rights for crime victims. SD - HB1175 Exempt certain sales of goods and services by minors from the sales tax. SD - HB1179 Provide for permanent daylight savings time. SD - HB1180 Revise certain provisions regarding violations of county and municipal ordinances. SD - HB1185 Establish provisions regarding the storage of wine at certain licensed premises. SD - HB1186 Provide for a legislative review of the Board of Regents. SD - HB1187 Require grant performance measurement information be displayed on the department website. SD - HB1188 Establish certain provisions regarding postsecondary tuition assistance programs. SD - HB1189 Revise certain provisions and penalties regarding inducements for school attendance and overreporting of school enrollment. SD - HB1190 Revise the time period for which certain motor vehicle license plates are used. SD - HB1191 Provide the State-Tribal Relations Committee certain subpoena power. SD - HB1194 Allow certain students to be excused from participating in certain assessments, examinations, and tests. SD - HB1195 Revise certain provisions regarding refunds of motor vehicle license fees. SD - HB1197 Prohibit public school administrators from participating in collective bargaining. SD - HB1198 Prohibit school districts from compensating official labor union representatives or negotiators. SD - HB1199 Prohibit collective bargaining by employees of the Board of Regents. SD - HB1206 Decrease the rate of the gross receipts tax imposed on certain visitor-intensive businesses. SD - HB1207 Revise certain provisions that prohibit the issuance of certain licenses and permits if a debt is being collected by the obligation recovery center. SD - HB1208 Revise certain provisions regarding child support and arrearages. SD - HB1209 Require a National Instant Criminal Background Check for certain concealed carry permits. SD - HB1210 Revise the definition of the purchase price of a motor vehicle. SD - HB1212 Revise certain provisions regarding the custody of a minor child. SD - HB1215 Revise certain provisions regarding reorganization of certain school districts with low enrollment. SD - HB1219 Revise certain provisions regarding the use of night vision equipment in hunting. SD - HB1232 Revise the payment for the dual credit program. SD - HB1233 Require maintenance and repair funding for new nonrevenue generating buildings or facilities at institutions of higher education. SD - HB1247 Revise certain provisions regarding county zoning and planning. SD - HB1256 Revise certain provisions regarding the age at which children shall begin school. SD - HB1266 Provide funds for the purpose of increasing wages for certain employees of community support providers and nursing facilities. SD - HB1268 Provide for revised dates to prefile legislation. SD - HB1270 Adjust the period of time requiring the use of lighted front and rear lamps on motor vehicles. SD - HB1272 Revise certain provisions regarding a certificate of excuse for school attendance. SD - HB1275 Revise certain provisions regarding ballot measure petition circulation. SD - HB1276 Provide a property tax exemption to parents of certain students receiving alternative instruction. SD - HB1282 Provide certain notice requirements regarding out-of-state contributions to ballot question committees. SD - HB1291 Revise the procedure to nominate candidates for the United States Senate. SD - HB1303 Prohibit certain incentives and punishments in association with school surveys, and to impose a penalty therefor. SD - HB1309 Provide for a periodic review of the sales and use tax exemptions. SD - HB1310 Revise certain provisions regarding legislative salary. SD - HB1311 Revise certain provisions regarding legislator salaries. SD - HJR1002 Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, regarding filling legislative vacancies. SD - HJR1004 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next election a Constitutional amendment to revise certain provisions relating to the rights of crime victims. SD - HJR1006 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to amendments to the Constitution. SD - HJR1007 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to amendments to the Constitution. SD - HJR1008 Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to amendments to the Constitution. SD - HJR1010 Proposing and submitting to voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, revising legislative terms of office. SD - HCR1001 Calling for statewide recognition of the migration of many young people from our state and urging state and local officials to take steps to counter that action and attract new residents to our state. SD - HCR1006 Commemorating the life of George Speaker Mickelson and calling for a bust of Mickelson to be displayed in the lobby of the State House of Representatives. SD - HCR1010 Recognizing and honoring William Mervin "Billy" Mills, also known as Tamakoce Tek'hila, for his unselfish and loyal contributions to the State of South Dakota and to his country. SD - HCR1011 Making formal application to the United States Congress to lawfully enable the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide per diem reimbursement to eligible veterans in need of assisted living services. SD - HCR1013 Amending the Joint Rules to require a majority vote to disapprove a commemoration. SD - HCR1014 Amending the Joint Rules by adding a new rule regarding the voting record of each legislator. SD - HC1001 Honoring Arlene Kvislen for her outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the State of South Dakota, the Legislature, and the South Dakota House of Representatives. SD - HC1006 Expressing gratitude and admiration for all the men and women who are in active military service, who are veterans, or who are or have been first responders in our state. SD - HC1007 Recognizing and congratulating Sioux Falls Little League on their historic first season of Little League Baseball in 2017. SD - HC1008 Honoring and commending Jermaine Robinson and Brandon Peguese for their bravery in pulling Tami Crate from a burning vehicle and saving her life. SD - HC1009 Recognizing and congratulating the Sioux Falls Storm for the team's successes both on and off the playing field. SD - HC1014 Honoring the Pierre Junior Shooters' BB Gun Team for winning the 2017 Daisy National BB Gun Championship. SD - HC1015 Honoring Brian Garrett for his outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the Oglala Lakota people. SD - HC1016 Commending the entire South Dakota Army National Guard on being elected as the overall winner in the 2017 Army Communities of Excellence Awards. SD - HC1017 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 155th Engineer Company on being awarded the Itschner Award and the Reserve Family Readiness Award. SD - HC1019 To honor and celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Vermeer Corporation and their contribution to the farming industry. SD - HC1020 Commending the Department of Game, Fish and Parks and the landowners of South Dakota on thirty years of partnership to provide public hunting access through the Walk-In Area program. SD - HC1021 Honoring and thanking Bonnie Luecke for her thirty-one years of dedicated service to Detachment 780, Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps, at South Dakota State University. SD - HC1022 Commending and honoring Shannon Tjaden for being selected as the 2017-18 Elementary Teacher of the Year by the Society for Health And Physical Educators (SHAPE) of South Dakota. SD - HC1023 Recognizing and congratulating Oran Sorenson on his induction into the State Wrestling Hall of Fame. SD - HC1025 Commending and honoring Robert and JoDee Ingalls for their outstanding commitment to adoption and to family values. SD - HC1028 Honoring the life and public service of former State Representative Hal Wick on the occasion of his death on March 7, 2018. SD - SB85 Require the Legislature to use the rules of procedure as adopted by the preceding session of the Legislature. SD - SB91 Authorize the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide for the design, construction, and equipping of a state veterans cemetery in Minnehaha County, to create a veterans cemetery fund, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. SD - SB92 Provide a felony penalty for the intentional injury or disfigurement by certain corrosive materials. SD - SB93 Revise certain provisions regarding the intentional exposure of others to certain diseases. SD - SB94 Establish certain provisions regarding the opportunity scholarship program. SD - SB96 Designate chislic as the official nosh of the State of South Dakota. SD - SB103 Prohibit aliens who are not lawfully present in the United States from attending any public postsecondary educational institution or from receiving certain educational financial assistance. SD - SB104 Repeal and revise certain provisions relating to the requirements for a permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - SB110 Establish certain findings pertaining to pre-abortion counseling practices by abortion providers in South Dakota and to amend provisions regarding mandatory third-party pre-abortion counseling. SD - SB112 Repeal certain provisions requiring the attorney general to obtain the consent of the Governor prior to commencing an investigation. SD - SB115 Provide for the lawful concealing of a firearm while driving a motorcycle. SD - SB122 Provide for the payment of claims for covered services provided by a health care provider via telemedicine or telehealth. SD - SB123 Provide for the utilization of telemedicine or telehealth by a health care professional. SD - SB133 Revise the retention of state fiscal records. SD - SB139 Revise certain provisions relating to child support. SD - SB140 Revise provisions regarding an objection to a custody or visitation order. SD - SB150 Provide property tax relief through the creation of the property tax relief fund. SD - SB165 Revise certain provisions regarding child custody and visitation and the enforcement of those provisions. SD - SB166 Repeal certain provisions regarding the inspection of moisture and protein-measuring devices. SD - SB167 Revise certain provisions regarding the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor. SD - SB171 Provide for the taxation of severed mineral interests and to provide for the extinction of de minimis claims through the utilization of tax deeds. SD - SB181 Provide for the Servicemember Firearms Protection Act. SD - SB182 Revise certain provisions regarding the crime of rape. SD - SB201 Prohibit certain persons and organizations from entering the campus of any public institution of higher education or postsecondary technical institute. SD - SB202 Require posting of certain notice on certain public restrooms. SD - SJR2 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 militia of the state. SD - SJR3 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 - SJR4 Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election a new section to Article XII of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the creation and administration of a trust fund with the net receipts from certain unclaimed property. SD - SJR5 Proposing and submitting to the voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota regarding the maximum annual change in general fund appropriations. SD - SCR2 Endorsing the right to work provisions in the South Dakota Constitution and in the Labor Management Relations Act that prohibit forced union membership. SD - SCR3 Committing the Legislature and urging the Governor, the Supreme Court, and the Attorney General to secure the blessings of life and liberty for South Dakota's posterity. SD - SCR5 Recognizing the tribal council of the Oglala Sioux Tribe in its petition to the Legislature for redress of grievances pursuant to the First Amendment of the United States Constitution and Article VI SD - SCR7 Supporting the State of Israel. SD - SCR8 Requesting federal natural resource agencies to refrain from designating wilderness areas in South Dakota without approval of the Legislature. SD - SCR9 Strengthening the sister-state ties between the State of South Dakota and the Republic of China (Taiwan), supporting the signing of a Bilateral Trade Agreement between Taiwan and the United States, and reaffirming support for increasing Taiwan's international profile. SD - SCR14 Encouraging Congress and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to overturn the rules regarding electronic logging devices. SD - SCR16 Expressing our gratitude to the 45th President of the United States, Donald J. Trump, for beginning to Make America Great Again. SD - SCR17 Supporting and encouraging the continued evaluation of the Native American achievement school program at Todd County Middle School. SD - SC40 Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard's 114th Fighter Wing on being awarded the Distinguished Flying Unit Plaque. SD - SC42 Honoring Derek Miles for winning a bronze medal in men's pole vault during the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympic Games. SD - SC44 Commending and honoring the University of South Dakota Women's Cross Country Team, for their outstanding athletic performance upon winning their fourth consecutive Summit League Championship. SD - SC46 Commending Reverend William (Billy) F. Graham, Jr. for his life of evangelistic ministry and efforts to reach the world with the gospel of Christ. SD - SC47 Congratulating and honoring Laurie Macziewski on her retirement from thirty-seven years of teaching at Madison Elementary School. SD - SC48 Commending and honoring Chris Nilsen, who represented team USA as a pole vaulter at the IAAF World Championship in London, England. SD - SC49 Commending and honoring Emily Grove, who represented team USA as a pole vaulter at the IAAF World Championships in London, England.