+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: 5100 S. Twinleaf Dr. Sioux Falls, SD 57108 + − Committees (5) SD - Judiciary (House) Title: member SD - Legislative Procedure (House) Title: member SD - State Affairs (House) Title: vice chair SD - Legislative Procedure Title: member SD - Regulation of Nursing & Assisted Living Beds Study Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (5) SD - HB1144 Enhance South Dakota. SD - HB1238 Revise the powers and duties of the Executive Board of the Legislative Research Council. SD - HB1145 Require accredited schools to accept transfer credits for courses taken by students from other accredited schools during the summer. SD - HB1143 Accommodate legislation on medical services. SD - HB1188 Exempt certain operations of school buses from commercial motor vehicle fees. + − Cosponsored Bills (53) SD - HB1247 Require school districts and licensed child welfare agencies to implement a policy and provide training regarding sexual abuse and other maltreatment of children. SD - SB127 Revise certain provisions regarding the requirements for placement of a utility facility across a railroad right-of-way. SD - HC1031 Honoring the House of Representatives of the Ninety-First Legislature of the State of South Dakota as the inaugural champions of the 2016 Legislative Dodgeball Match. SD - HC1027 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 153rd Engineer Battalion of Huron, South Dakota on being awarded the Major General Milton A. Reckord Trophy. SD - SB125 Accommodate legislation relating to education in South Dakota. SD - HCR1014 Calling for the United States to save Christians, Yazidis and people of other faiths from persecution and genocide. SD - SB121 Authorize certain duties for the sergeant at arms and assistant sergeant at arms. SD - SC2 Honoring those from the Harrisburg, South Dakota, community who acted heroically and persevered through the tragic events of September 30, 2015. SD - HCR1005 Urging the federal government to refrain from enacting regulations that threaten the reliability and affordability of electric power in the northern great plains. SD - HB1077 Grant limited immunity from arrest and prosecution for certain related offenses to persons who assist certain persons in need of emergency assistance or who are themselves in need of emergency assistance. SD - HB1206 Authorize the use of handguns in the hunting of game birds. SD - HB1150 Revise certain provisions concerning the property tax exemption provided to local industrial development corporations. SD - HB1209 Require any public body of the state to accept as valid all information on a person's birth certificate. SD - HB1214 Regulate conflicts of interest for authority, board, or commission members. SD - HB1234 Require the approval of the Legislature before the state adopts certain changes to the Medicaid program. SD - HCR1002 Supporting the selection of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter beddown at Joe Foss Field, 114th Fighter Wing, South Dakota Air National Guard. SD - SB96 Revise the expense reimbursement for members of the Board of Pardons and Paroles. SD - SB106 Provide for the collection of sales taxes from certain remote sellers, to establish certain Legislative findings, and to declare an emergency. SD - SB124 Enhance South Dakota. SD - SC3 Honoring the actions of those who reacted to control the tragic events in the Lennox area on February 12, 2015. SD - HB1190 Enhance customer convenience in firearms transactions, improve public safety, and provide for the issuance of an additional concealed pistol permit. SD - HB1126 Exempt certain entities from provisions related to money lending licenses. SD - HC1023 Commending the South Dakota National Guard's Battery A, 1/147 Field Artillery Battalion of Aberdeen, South Dakota on being awarded the National Guard Association of the United States' Certificate of Victory. SD - HC1030 Honoring the Canton High School wrestling program. SD - HB1163 Revise the periods of time during which veterans may use tuition benefits at institutions under the control of the Board of Regents. SD - HC1025 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 211th Engineer Company of Madison and DeSmet, South Dakota, on being awarded the Eisenhower Trophy. SD - HB1139 Clarify the insurer responsible for work done within a railroad crossing. SD - HB1113 Exempt from the excise tax on motor vehicles the transfer of motor vehicles to a nonprofit organization under certain conditions. SD - HC1007 Recognizing Sabrina Swee for her excellence and achievements in the area of culinary arts. SD - HB1164 Provide for a special interest motor vehicle license plate for certain vehicles under certain conditions. SD - SC6 Honoring Allyson Monson of Clark, South Dakota, Girls State Governor, and Andrew Flannery of Elk Point, 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 - HB1056 Revise certain provisions relating to the veterans' preference in employment. SD - HB1166 Revise certain provisions regarding the penalty for identity theft while using an unauthorized credit card. SD - HB1140 Revise certain provisions regarding county zoning. SD - HCR1007 Requiring the use of sound science in evaluating crop protection chemistries and nutrients. SD - HB1079 Permit the prescription and possession of an opioid antagonist in certain instances. SD - HB1219 Revise certain provisions concerning adverse possession of certain real property. SD - HB1057 Revise the rule-making authority of the South Dakota Commission on Gaming. SD - HC1024 Commending the South Dakota National Guard's Company C, l-189th Aviation Regiment of Rapid City, South Dakota on being awarded the General John J. Pershing Trophy. SD - HB1210 Revise certain provisions regarding on-sale alcoholic beverage licenses for municipal auditoriums and convention halls and to declare an emergency. SD - SB159 Provide a tax credit to insurance companies that contribute to an organization providing educational scholarships to certain students. SD - HB1135 Establish venue for certain actions arising out of real property lease agreements. SD - SB114 Make an appropriation for certain costs related to the commissioning of the USS South Dakota and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1070 Establish venue for certain actions arising out of real property lease agreements. SD - HC1020 Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard's 114th Fighter Wing of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, for being awarded the Distinguished Flying Unit Plaque. SD - HB1184 Create a transportation oversight committee. SD - SB72 Prohibit the abortion of an unborn child who is capable of experiencing pain and to provide a penalty therefor. SD - SB126 Accommodate legislation on medical services. SD - HC1012 Recognizing and honoring the bravery of South Dakota Highway Patrol Trooper Zachary Bader. SD - HB1078 Grant limited immunity from arrest and prosecution for certain alcohol related offenses to persons who assist a person in need of emergency assistance or who are themselves in need of emergency assistance. SD - HCR1013 Recognizing the positive economic impact sportsmen and sportswomen have in South Dakota. SD - SB97 Provide for the automatic removal of all petty offenses, municipal ordinance violations, and Class 2 misdemeanor charges or convictions from background check records after ten years under certain conditions. SD - HB1091 Establish certain requirements regarding insurance for vehicles used to provide rides for a transportation network company and to exempt vehicles used to provide these rides from certain commercial licensing requirements.