+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: 47629 258th St. Sioux Falls, SD 57104 + − Committees (4) SD - Government Operations and Audit (House) Title: Vice-Chair SD - Legislative Procedure (House) Title: Chair SD - State Affairs (House) Title: Member SD - Legislative Procedure Title: Chair + − Sponsored Bills (12) SD - HB1222 Revise and enhance certain provisions regarding certain tax rates. SD - HB1247 Establish minimum requirements for high school graduation. SD - HCR1003 Instructing the Secretary of the Department of Education to undertake a study of high school graduation requirements in this state. SD - HC1009 Honoring Rena Ortbahn for her outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the State of South Dakota and the South Dakota Legislature. 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 - HB1130 Revise provisions regarding certain Class 2 misdemeanors. SD - HB1131 Revise and enhance provisions regarding state education. SD - HB1132 Revise certain provisions regarding the treatment of alcohol and drug abuse. SD - HB1133 Repeal certain provisions regarding the Legislature. SD - HB1134 Revise a provision regarding the commencement of office for the Governor. SD - HB1135 Provide for the use of certain confidential information by the director of the Legislative Research Council. SD - HB1136 Repeal provisions regarding legislative districts. + − Cosponsored Bills (31) SD - HB1055 Require parental notification and agreement before the institution of an order to withhold resuscitation from certain patients. SD - HB1193 Provide a criminal penalty for causing an abortion against a pregnant mother's will. 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 - SCR2 To provide for legislative task forces to study, report, and develop and consider recommendations and proposed legislation regarding sustainable improvements to the continuum of mental health services available in the state. 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 - 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 - SB62 Provide for the use of certain general funds to increase Medicaid reimbursement rates for existing Medicaid providers. 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 - SB61 Provide certain provisions regarding nursing facility closures. SD - SB154 Authorize the production and transport of saltwater crustaceans. SD - HR1006 Recognizing the deleterious effects of gambling and video lottery. SD - HB1252 Increase the state's percentage of video lottery revenues and provide for the deposit of certain excess revenues. SD - HB1253 Provide funding for advertising that addresses the negative aspects of gambling. 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 - 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 - HC1008 Recognizing February as Black History Month and South Dakota's rich history of African American achievements. SD - HB1087 Promote free speech and intellectual diversity at certain institutions of higher education. SD - HB1091 Provide for the selection of a lieutenant governor by a candidate for governor. SD - HB1104 Revise certain provisions regarding the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor. SD - HB1073 Revise provisions regarding the locating and spotting of predators or varmints from a drone. SD - HB1040 Establish certain provisions regarding the opportunity scholarship program. SD - HB1125 Create a property tax relief fund and to provide for the transfer of certain unobligated cash balances. SD - SB55 Require the national motto of the United States to be displayed in public schools. SD - HB1226 Revise the distance certain wind energy systems must be set back from surrounding property. SD - HB1242 Include opossums within the definition of predator and to declare an emergency. SD - HJR1005 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 - HC1028 Celebrating and commemorating the commissioning of the USS South Dakota. SD - HC1015 Honoring the Pierre Junior Shooters BB Gun Team for placing second in the 2018 Daisy National BB Gun Championship. SD - SB8 Provide for a statewide resource information system.