+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: 28765 237th Ave. Martin, SD 57551 + − Committees (2) SD - Agriculture and Natural Resources (House) Title: Member SD - Transportation (House) Title: Member + − Sponsored Bills (4) SD - HB1124 Allow certain persons with a felony conviction to apply for a concealed pistol permit. SD - HB1257 Designate certain highways by townships and counties as no maintenance highways. SD - HB1283 Revise certain provisions regarding appeals from small claims court proceedings. SD - HB1219 Revise certain provisions regarding the use of night vision equipment in hunting. + − Cosponsored Bills (101) SD - HB1073 Provide for the protection of free speech on the campuses of public institutions of higher education. SD - HB1078 Revise certain provisions regarding the removal of security freezes. SD - HB1082 Revise certain provisions regarding licensure for the lending of money. SD - HB1083 Revise certain provisions regarding permits to carry a concealed pistol and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1086 Exempt certain assisted living facilities from the salon license requirement. SD - HB1087 Allow certain students to test for cosmetologist, esthetician, and nail technician licensure. 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 - HB1113 Revise certain provisions regarding the vehicles required to stop at a state weighing station. 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 - HB1125 Revise the minimum purchase price for the off-sale delivery of certain alcohol. SD - HB1133 Revise certain provisions regarding operating a vehicle after consumption of a controlled drug or substance. SD - HB1139 Revise the applicability of adverse possession to certain partition fences. SD - HB1143 Revise certain provisions regarding the tax exemption of certain school owned property. SD - HB1162 Provide for the placement of a proposed constitutional amendment on the ballot at a special election held at the same time as the next primary election, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 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 - HB1179 Provide for permanent daylight savings time. SD - HB1180 Revise certain provisions regarding violations of county and municipal ordinances. 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 - HB1206 Decrease the rate of the gross receipts tax imposed on certain visitor-intensive businesses. SD - HB1215 Revise certain provisions regarding reorganization of certain school districts with low enrollment. SD - HB1221 Expand the partners in education tax credit program to include tribally controlled schools on a federally recognized Indian reservation. SD - HB1228 Provide for the crime of aggravated rape and provide a penalty therefor. SD - HB1236 Provide for the acquisition of certain motor vehicle titles by auction agencies in certain circumstances. SD - HB1249 Authorize the training of tribal law officers at the Law Enforcement Training Center. SD - HB1256 Revise certain provisions regarding the age at which children shall begin school. SD - HB1260 Provide certain provisions regarding cooperation with federal agencies by localities in the state. 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 - HB1276 Provide a property tax exemption to parents of certain students receiving alternative instruction. SD - HB1295 Revise certain provisions regarding the eligibility to serve on the Game, Fish and Parks Commission. SD - HB1296 Require each school board to establish a policy on the use of certain school district facilities by transgender persons. SD - HB1302 Prohibit the compensation of certain petition circulators. SD - HB1303 Prohibit certain incentives and punishments in association with school surveys, and to impose a penalty therefor. 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - HC1028 Honoring the life and public service of former State Representative Hal Wick on the occasion of his death on March 7, 2018. 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 - SB112 Repeal certain provisions requiring the attorney general to obtain the consent of the Governor prior to commencing an investigation. SD - SB133 Revise the retention of state fiscal records. SD - SB137 Revise certain provisions regarding the minimum hunting age. SD - SB149 Redirect certain vehicle registration fees in counties with unorganized territory. SD - SB150 Provide property tax relief through the creation of the property tax relief fund. SD - SB156 Revise certain provisions regarding brand inspections. SD - SB158 Require certain transfers of funds from the state highway fund to the local bridge improvement grant fund. 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 - SB192 Provide for the disclosure of certain documents and records of public officials. SD - SB193 Require certain local governmental units to cooperate with federal agencies and to provide a penalty therefor. SD - SB197 Revise certain provisions on the protection of historic properties. SD - SB202 Require posting of certain notice on certain public restrooms. SD - SB205 Authorize the production and sale of industrial hemp. SD - SB212 Revise certain provisions regarding the Bureau of Information and Telecommunications assistance to schools. 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 - 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 - 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 - 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.