+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: PO Box 3094 Rapid City, SD 57709 + − Committees (3) SD - Health and Human Services (House) Title: Member SD - Judiciary (House) Title: Member SD - Military and Veterans Affairs (House) Title: Member + − Sponsored Bills (3) SD - HCR6016 Supporting the efforts of William "Bill" Casper as the South Dakota state chairman of the State Funeral for World War II Veterans in his efforts to petition President Donald J. Trump to hold a state funeral for World War II veterans. SD - HB1266 Prohibit collective bargaining by employees of the Board of Regents. SD - HB1267 Designate Orion as the official constellation of South Dakota. + − Cosponsored Bills (124) SD - HC8025 Commending and honoring those who served in the Korean War on the seventieth anniversary of the war. SD - SR702 Calling for statewide recognition of South Dakota's military veteran entrepreneurs and Bunker Labs of Rapid City. SD - HCR6003 Supporting the Electoral College. SD - SC803 Commending the Bare Bodkins Theatre Company for their hard work and dedication to producing professional and accessible Shakespeare productions in Sioux Falls. SD - SB150 Revise nonresident waterfowl licensure. SD - HJR5001 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, to limit the power and jurisdiction of the federal government, and to limit the terms of office for federal officials and members of Congress. SD - HB1123 Revise provisions regarding termination of a lease by a victim of alleged domestic abuse. SD - HCR6021 Supporting the continued operation of the D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery. 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 - SB176 Provide for the seizure and holding of real property as evidence. SD - HB1207 Extend the termination date for the Juvenile Justice Public Safety Oversight Council. 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 - HCR6019 Urging greater awareness and understanding of post-traumatic stress injury. SD - HCR6023 To encourage the Executive Board of the Legislature to create an interim legislative study to address the mental health of first responders. 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 - SC809 To honor and commend the late Senator Gene Abdallah for his dedicated service to his community and state. SD - SB98 Extend the notification period for possession of a concealed pistol in the state capitol. SD - HCR6006 Requesting the members of South Dakota's congressional delegation to annually appear before a joint session of the Legislature to provide information and answer questions. SD - HB1232 Provide an appropriation for adoption assistance grants. SD - HB1231 Authorize premium cigars to be shipped and transported and modify tax provisions pertaining to premium cigars. SD - HB1101 Provide for the reinstatement of a driver license under certain conditions. SD - HB1103 Authorize the forensic medical examination of certain minor victims without parental or guardian consent. SD - HB1105 Revise certain provisions regarding restrictions on State Investment Council members. SD - HB1106 Authorize the state investment officer to include an indemnity provision in certain investment-related documents. SD - HB1107 Define style and form and authorize the code commission to make certain style and form edits to legislative acts. SD - HB1109 Revise the Uniform Limited Liability Company Act. SD - HB1111 Revise provisions regarding the qualifications to serve on the Game, Fish and Parks Commission. SD - HB1127 Revise provisions regarding real estate appraisers. SD - HB1169 Prohibit the use of certain electronic devices while driving. SD - HB1173 Prohibit a school board from denying an application for open enrollment from certain students with autism. SD - HB1177 Require that school district elections occur in conjunction with the general election. SD - HB1182 Provide for the renewal of an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1183 Increase driver licensing fees and dedicate that increase to transit providers. SD - HB1239 Require the costs of nursing homes to be rebased every five years for purposes of Medicaid reimbursement. SD - HB1242 Provide for the reissuance of certain enhanced permits to carry a concealed pistol and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1244 Authorize forensic medical examinations for certain persons. SD - HB1252 Grant property tax relief to certain persons who are long-term residents and long-term property owners. SD - HC8018 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 153rd Forward Support Company of Huron on being awarded the National Guard Association of the United States' General John J. Pershing Trophy. SD - HC8019 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 730th Area Support Medical Company of Vermillion on being awarded the National Guard Association of the United States' Certificate of Victory. SD - SB84 Authorize service animals in-training to enter certain establishments. SD - SJR501 Proposing and submitting to the voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, providing for wagering on sporting events and to revise provisions regarding certain municipal proceeds of gaming revenues. SD - HB1095 Revise requirements regarding hunting mentors. SD - HB1082 Revise the conditions under which a licensed vehicle dealer may display or sell certain vehicles. SD - HB1083 Rename the postsecondary technical institutes as technical colleges. SD - HB1092 Establish immunity from liability for injuries to or the death of a person engaged in off-road vehicle activity under certain circumstances. SD - HB1094 Repeal certain provisions regarding permits for concealed pistols. SD - HB1098 Authorize certain off-sale licenses for certain entities and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1099 Authorize counties to impose a temporary voter-approved half-cent sales and use tax and to issue revenue bonds to fund certain county infrastructure construction. SD - HB1114 Authorize additional abbreviations in naming corporations, limited liability companies, and limited liability partnerships. SD - HB1126 Provide authority for real estate brokers to conduct real property evaluations. SD - HB1129 Authorize the provision of telecommunications device location information to law enforcement agencies. SD - HB1131 Prohibit the use of misleading identification for telephonic communications. SD - HB1134 Permit certain acts at a school honoring or graduation ceremony. SD - HB1138 Establish shooting course requirements for current or former law enforcement officers seeking an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - SB119 Revise certain provisions regarding private placement insurance. SD - SB124 To revise provisions regarding group pheasant hunts for disabled veterans. SD - HB1184 Provide limited deer and antelope licenses to landowners. SD - HB1279 Require property owners to receive notification of property tax reduction programs. SD - HCR6011 Supporting the Recovering America's Wildlife Act. SD - HC8015 Honoring Girls State Governor Success Suehne of Sioux Falls and Boys State Governor Johnathan Smith of Sioux Falls and commending the South Dakota American Legion and Auxiliary for their sponsorship and coordination of the Girls State and Boys State programs. SD - HC8016 Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard's 114th Fighter Wing of Sioux Falls for being awarded the Meritorious Unit Award and Winston P. Wilson Trophy for 2019. SD - HC8017 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 139th Brigade Support Battalion of Brookings for being awarded the Major General Milton A. Reckard Trophy and General Walter T. Kerwin Jr. Award for 2019. SD - SB50 Revise certain provisions regarding the practice of a certified registered nurse anesthetist. SD - SB65 Revise certain provisions pertaining to trusts. SD - HB1064 Restrict certain vapor products. SD - HB1155 Exempt certain retirement funds from division of property in a divorce. SD - HB1125 Revise conditions for selling non-temperature-controlled baked goods without license. SD - HCR6009 Strengthening the sister-state ties between the State of South Dakota and Taiwan; supporting the signing of a Bilateral Trade Agreement (BTA) between Taiwan and the United States; and reaffirming support for increasing Taiwan’s international participation. SD - SB96 Prohibit the denial of benefits based solely on a controlled substance felony. SD - HB1067 Modify certain provisions regarding notice, service, and execution of judgments. SD - HB1074 Revise certain provisions regarding the required time that sexual assault kits be preserved. SD - HB1081 Exempt from alcoholic beverage regulations certain uses of alcohol by postsecondary institutions. SD - SB147 Prohibit collective bargaining by certain employees of the Board of Regents. SD - HC8013 To commend and acknowledge the Ground Works and South Dakota Agriculture in the Classroom as a South Dakota educational nonprofit that incorporates interactive computer activities, youth summer camps, and teaching gardens to deliver hands-on lessons in STEAM education, agriculture literacy, health and wellness, and student leadership. SD - HC8012 Recognizing Peace Corps volunteers and returned volunteers for their service to our country and the world. SD - HC8011 Commending and honoring Renee Ullom, a member of the Brandon Valley School District Board of Education, on her selection as the Associated School Boards of South Dakota Outstanding School Board Member of South Dakota for 2019. SD - HC8008 Recognizing and honoring the Veterans Honor Park in Madison, South Dakota. SD - HC8007 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's Ellwein family of Rapid City for being awarded the Association of the United States Army Volunteer Family of the Year Award for 2019. SD - HC8004 Commending the nation of Israel for its cordial and mutually beneficial relationship with the United States and with the State of South Dakota. SD - SC801 Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its seventy-second Anniversary. SD - SCR602 To invite responsible gun owners from Virginia to relocate to South Dakota. SD - SCR601 Supporting trade negotiations to remove barriers to country of origin labelling. SD - HB1068 Include out-of-state convictions for the basis of an enhanced penalty for the crime of stalking. SD - HB1072 Place certain substances on the controlled substances schedule. SD - SB89 Revise provisions regarding victim's rights. SD - HB1085 Provide for permanent daylight savings time. SD - HB1100 Make an appropriation to begin the research and development of a new bioprocessing facility and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1110 Provide for a uniform template to be used by each state agency in the conduct of performance management reviews. SD - HB1115 Revise certain provisions related to athlete agent conduct. SD - HB1119 Include certain offenses committed in another state for purposes of an enhanced penalty. SD - HB1121 Establish immunity from liability for the inherent risks of camping. SD - HB1128 Modify the penalty for causing a child to be present during methamphetamine use, distribution, or manufacture. SD - HB1130 Revise the requirements for an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1132 Create a Commission on Indian Affairs. SD - HB1139 Require the payment of attorney's fees in cases addressing noncompliance with visitation orders. SD - SJR502 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election, an amendment to Article XII of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the creation and administration of the pooled local investment fund. SD - HB1179 Authorize series limited liability companies. SD - SB156 Repeal provisions regarding the South Dakota Veterans Commission. SD - HB1148 Provide for protection orders. SD - HB1149 Establish qualifications for child custody evaluators. SD - HB1175 Define dyslexia for the purposes of special education and related services. SD - HB1176 Authorize the consumption of alcohol in certain common areas. SD - HB1212 Add certain persons to the list of mandatory reporters of suspected child abuse or neglect. SD - SB64 Prohibit capital punishment for any person suffering from a severe mental illness. SD - SB85 Establish an annual fee for certain electric motor vehicles and electric hybrid motor vehicles. SD - SB166 Provide a transfer of funds for the postsecondary scholarship grant fund and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1224 Authorize requests for medical clearance as a condition of continued licensure to drive a motor vehicle. SD - HB1223 Provide for the creation of an international business and trade office. SD - HB1219 Require certain health care professionals to recommend treatments alternative to opioids. SD - HC8020 To honor the Sioux Falls O'Gorman Knights as the 2019 Class 11 AAA State High School Football Champions. SD - HB1206 Revise certain provisions regarding the commitment of a delinquent child to the Department of Corrections. SD - HB1136 Provide for the licensure and regulation of practitioners of acupuncture and Oriental medicine and to establish the Acupuncture Licensing Board and acupuncture regulation fund. SD - HB1108 Adopt the Uniform Civil Remedies for Unauthorized Disclosure of Intimate Images Act. SD - HB1079 Authorize a county to assess an administration fee for the processing of certain title applications. SD - SB155 Provide for step therapy protocol regarding certain prescription drugs. SD - SCR604 Recognizing June as Move Over Awareness Month and urging drivers to slow down and move over for stopped vehicles. SD - SB60 Adopt the Physical Therapist Licensure Compact. SD - SB171 Establish term limits for members of the Commission on Uniform Legislation. SD - SB80 Revise certain sheriff's fees and costs. SD - SB81 Establish eligibility criteria for out-of-state health institutions to receive financing from the Health and Educational Facilities Authority. SD - HB1077 Establish certain requirements regarding funeral processions. SD - SB90 Revise the distribution of motor fuel tax revenue, create a small structure and large culvert fund, provide for the use and administration of the fund, and to make an appropriation thereof. SD - HB1071 Revise provisions regarding surface water quality complaints. SD - HB1069 Authorize certain veterans to attend courses offered at postsecondary technical institutes without payment of tuition.