+ − 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 (3) SD - HCR1007 Expressing and encouraging support for voluntary country-of-origin labels. SD - HB1097 Repeal provisions regarding certain disclosures on campaign communications. SD - HB1098 Revise provisions regarding publication of official ballots in a legal newspaper. + − Cosponsored Bills (72) SD - HB1191 Legalize the growth, production, and processing of industrial hemp and derivative products in the state. SD - HB1171 Allow certain veterans to attend courses offered at postsecondary technical institutes without payment of tuition. SD - HB1173 Permit the possession of firearms by certain employees. SD - HB1194 Revise provisions regarding reports of crime statistics. SD - SCR9 Petitioning Congress and the President to immediately defund Planned Parenthood of all federal funding; strongly condemning the recent unrestrictive abortion law passed in New York state; and, expressing South Dakotans' continued resolve to secure the blessings of life and liberty for our posterity. SD - HB1190 Provide for certain reporting requirements related to abortions. SD - HB1139 Repeal provisions regarding maximum taxes levied by a school district for capital outlay. SD - HB1069 Provide for the proper display and use of the state seal by state agencies. SD - HB1160 Revise certain provisions regarding emergency management. SD - HB1145 Establish certain provisions regarding the mowing of rights-of-way adjacent to the state trunk highway system. SD - HB1205 Provide parents with certain rights regarding health care treatment of a minor child. SD - HB1233 Reduce the percentage of a winery's annual production that may be bulk wine. SD - HR1004 Petitioning Congress and the President to immediately defund Planned Parenthood of all federal funding; strongly condemning the recent unrestrictive abortion law passed in New York; and, expressing South Dakotans' continued resolve to secure the blessings of life and liberty for our posterity. SD - HR1003 Denouncing the recent passage of New York's abortion law and requesting that the Governor declare a day of prayer and fasting to atone for the unspeakable crime of abortion. SD - HR1005 Rebuking Congressman Dusty Johnson for voting against President Trump's emergency measures to secure the Southern border, and urging Senators John Thune and Mike Rounds to support President Trump's constitutional efforts as our military Commander in Chief to do so. SD - HCR1005 Petitioning Congress and the President to defend Israel against hostile actions; expressing the strongest support for, and unity with, the people and State of Israel; and strongly condemning the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement and the increasing incidents of anti-Semitism against Israel and the Jewish people. SD - HB1124 Require health care facilities that perform mammography to inform mammography patients on breast density. SD - HB1157 Revise provisions regarding challenges to candidate nominating petitions. SD - HB1195 Revise provisions regarding juvenile justice. SD - HB1206 Provide for divestiture of certain state investment holdings. SD - SC17 Honoring the 130th anniversary of the establishment of the Michael J. Fitzmaurice State Veterans Home. SD - SC30 Commending, honoring, and thanking President George H. W. Bush for his many years of great service to our country. SD - HB1270 Protect the teaching of certain scientific information. SD - HB1142 Revise certain provisions regarding motor vehicle license plates. SD - HB1244 Provide for the disclosure of certain documents and records of public officials. SD - HJR1003 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 using the net receipts from unclaimed property. SD - HCR1002 Requesting that local school boards establish a code of ethics and professional responsibility for educators in public elementary and secondary schools. SD - SB66 Establish an interim legislative committee to study issues related to electric services in an annexed area. SD - SB109 Prohibit certain state employees from acting as a lobbyist for a certain period following termination of employment. SD - HB1269 Temporarily revise the statute of limitations for bringing a civil action for certain cases of child sexual abuse. SD - HR1001 Commending and honoring Angela Kennecke for excellence in investigative reporting and service to the people of South Dakota. SD - HB1110 Establish a penalty for certain persons who fail to file a birth certificate or who fail to provide the notice required for the filing of a death certificate. SD - HB1111 Provide for professional or occupational licensure for certain active duty military personnel and spouses. SD - HCR1004 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 profile. SD - HC1002 Honoring the life of Beverly Smith. SD - HC1006 Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its seventy-first anniversary on June 13, 14, and 15, 2019. SD - HC1007 Honoring Calico Ducheneaux of Mobridge, South Dakota Girls State Governor and Seamus Duffy of Sioux Falls, South Dakota Boys State Governor and commending the South Dakota American Legion and Auxiliary for their sponsorship and coordination of the Girls State and Boys State programs. SD - HC1009 Honoring Rena Ortbahn for her outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the State of South Dakota and the South Dakota Legislature. SD - HC1010 Honoring the James Valley Christian High School Boys Cross Country Team for its outstanding performance and victory in the 2018 State Class B Cross Country Championship. SD - HC1012 Honoring the 2018 Augustana University Baseball Team and the students and staff involved in the baseball program. SD - HC1013 Honoring and commending Dr. David E. Peterson for his outstanding service in the field of dentistry to patients in South Dakota. SD - HC1025 Commending and honoring Raica, a police service dog for the South Dakota Highway Patrol and her Police Service Dog Handler Trooper Michael Dale, for their loyal team service to the State of South Dakota for the past seven years. SD - SB6 Revise certain provisions regarding sonogram and heart auscultation prior to an abortion. SD - HB1104 Revise certain provisions regarding the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor. SD - HB1056 Prohibit certain local ordinances regarding firearms. SD - HB1072 Correct a definition in the Uniform Unsworn Domestic Declarations Act. SD - HB1073 Revise provisions regarding the locating and spotting of predators or varmints from a drone. SD - HB1077 Revise provisions regarding designation of a no maintenance highway. SD - HB1080 Increase the property tax exemption allowed for certain veterans with a disability and the surviving spouses of certain veterans with a disability. SD - HB1081 Authorize certain paraplegic or amputee veterans or their surviving spouses to retain a property tax exemption without having to reapply each year. SD - HB1040 Establish certain provisions regarding the opportunity scholarship program. SD - HB1108 Prohibit certain gender dysphoria instruction in public schools. SD - HB1113 Establish certain provisions regarding ethics and responsibility for public elementary and secondary school teachers. SD - HB1115 Revise certain provisions regarding local referendums. SD - HB1125 Create a property tax relief fund and to provide for the transfer of certain unobligated cash balances. SD - HB1126 Revise real estate licensure requirements for the sale of businesses. SD - HB1129 Revise provisions regarding residency of registered voters. SD - HB1178 Revise provisions regarding the beginning period for absentee voting. SD - HB1231 Revise certain provisions regarding emergency commitment. SD - HB1229 Require optional services through Medicaid to be authorized through special appropriation. SD - SB55 Require the national motto of the United States to be displayed in public schools. SD - HCR1006 Instructing South Dakota's congressional representatives to support an effort in Congress to terminate the U.S. Department of Education. SD - SB50 Remove restrictions regarding the carrying of a concealed weapon in the state capitol by permit holders. SD - SB63 Increase the penalty for a subsequent conviction for trespass to hunt, fish, or trap. SD - SB68 Define certain acts as misbranding of food products. SD - SB149 Increase the amount authorized for certain brand fees and to authorize a brand registration application fee. SD - SCR8 Requesting Congress to lawfully change the Medicaid eligibility requirements to give states the option to provide Medicaid services to persons in jail pending disposition. SD - HC1028 Celebrating and commemorating the commissioning of the USS South Dakota. SD - HC1026 Honoring the service of the South Dakota National Guard's Adjutant General, Major General Timothy A. Reisch, for his tenure serving as Adjutant Major General for the State of South Dakota Department of Military from April 2011 through June 2019. SD - SJR2 Proposing and submitting to the voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, providing for wagering on sporting events. SD - HB1172 Provide for cooperation with federal officials in matters of immigration. SD - HB1041 Provide for the carrying of a concealed pistol without a permit.