+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: 6405 S. Killarney Cir. Sioux Falls, SD 57108 + − Committees (2) SD - Committee on Appropriations Title: member SD - Committee on Appropriations (House) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (9) SD - HC1023 Honoring Bria Shay Neff as the state winner of the "Doodle 4 Google" competition. SD - HB1122 Clarify certain provisions regarding the process to be excused from public school attendance. SD - HC1022 Honoring and commending Abby Shay Neff of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, for receiving the President's Volunteer Service Award and local honors from the Prudential Spirit of Community Awards. SD - HC1027 Congratulating and recognizing Coach Luke Vander Leest of Sioux Falls Christian High School, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, as the 2016 U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Coach of the Year for Boys High School Cross Country across all classes in the state of South Dakota. SD - HB1176 Revise the distribution of certain taxes collected by the Department of Revenue and to increase certain excise taxes and to make an appropriation thereof. SD - HCR1004 Recognizing National Speech and Debate Education Day on March 3, 2017. SD - HC1031 Congratulating and commending Teagan NcNary, of Vermillion, South Dakota, and Josh Anderson, of Aberdeen, South Dakota, on their election as the incoming University of South Dakota Student Government Association president and vice president. SD - HC1028 Recognizing Bob Garry for his personal achievements and congratulating him on his induction as part of the 2015 class of the University of Sioux Falls Athletics Hall of Fame. SD - HB1123 Revise certain provisions regarding the participation of home school students in certain interscholastic activities. + − Cosponsored Bills (42) SD - HC1025 Honoring Phyllis Perkovich for her outstanding commitment and service to the South Dakota legislative page program and the youth of South Dakota. SD - HB1184 Exempt certain persons working in postsecondary technical institutes from collective bargaining provisions. SD - HB1132 Limit the persons eligible to receive a copy of a vital record with a social security number printed on the record. SD - HC1020 Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its sixty-ninth anniversary on June 15th, 16th, and 17th 2017. SD - SB152 Allow for the promulgation of fees only with explicit statutory authority SD - HB1101 Increase the penalty for performing an abortion of an unborn child capable of feeling pain. SD - SB163 Revise certain provisions regarding disclosure of contributors for independent campaign expenditures. SD - HB1202 Make an appropriation for the support of the Veterans Outreach Center and to declare an emergency. SD - SB147 Establish a rate-setting methodology for services delivered by community-based health and human services providers. SD - HB1178 Require the Department of Social Services to submit an implementation plan to allow the state to issue photo EBT cards. SD - SB129 Revise the penalty for ingestion of marijuana. SD - HC1017 Posthumously honoring the life, character, and achievements of Bob Hanson. SD - SB171 Establish the Government Accountability Task Force to study campaign finance and to declare an emergency. SD - SB136 Permit and regulate the practice of licensed certified professional midwives. SD - SB61 Update, revise, and repeal certain provisions relating to nurse practitioners and nurse midwives. SD - HB1150 Provide for the issuance of certain hunting licenses to nonresident military veterans at the resident rate. SD - HB1073 Revise and repeal certain provisions regarding gifts from registered lobbyists to public officials. SD - SCR3 Recognizing the outstanding public service of President James Monroe. SD - SB65 Establish the South Dakota Board of Technical Education and to revise certain provisions regarding career and technical education and postsecondary technical institutes. SD - HCR1007 Strengthening and expanding sister-state ties between South Dakota and Taiwan; supporting the signing of a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) and a Bilateral Investment Agreement (BIA) with the United States; and reaffirming support for increasing Taiwan's international profile. SD - SCR2 Supporting the electoral college system. SD - HCR1013 To urge the United States Department of State to approve the presidential permit application allowing the construction and operation of the TransCanada Keystone XL Pipeline between the United States and Canada. SD - SC21 Posthumously honoring the life, character, and achievements of Bob Hanson. SD - HB1089 Provide certain provisions regarding investigations of misconduct by certain public officials. SD - HB1167 Allow first class municipalities to post certain information on the internet in addition to or in lieu of certain publication requirements. SD - HB1189 Prohibit dismemberment abortions and to provide a penalty therefor. SD - HC1014 Honoring the city of Mobridge for being included in the 2017 Governor's Awards for Outstanding Support of the Arts by an Organization or Business. SD - HC1004 Honoring Raina Grimsley of Mitchell, South Dakota, Girls State Governor, and Max Hawkins of Renner, 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 - HCR1010 Prohibiting officials and employees of the South Dakota Department of Education and members of the South Dakota Board of Education from joining certain organizations or consortia that may present a conflict of interest. SD - HB1166 Revise certain provisions regarding open records. SD - HC1026 Honoring Laura Ingalls Wilder's 150th birthday and the celebration of this milestone in De Smet, South Dakota. SD - HB1106 Create a leased residential property classification. SD - SB120 Repeal the Legislative Planning Committee and revise certain provisions regarding agency performance reviews. SD - SC27 Congratulating Donnie Stoltz of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, on the extraordinary honor of winning a 2017 Prudential Spirit of Community Award. SD - HC1001 Honoring and commending Dale Lamphere, of Sturgis, South Dakota, and his team for the monumental sculpture, "Dignity", and Norm and Eunabel McKie, of Rapid City, South Dakota, for their generous financial support of the sculpture project. SD - HC1005 Commending the entire South Dakota Army National Guard on being awarded a first place gold finish in the 2016 Army Communities of Excellence Awards. SD - HB1069 Repeal and revise certain provisions related to campaign finance and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1130 Revise certain provisions that provide transparency and public comment for ballot measures and amendments to the Constitution. SD - HB1071 Require the approval of the Legislature before any high level nuclear waste may be processed or deposited within state boundaries. SD - HJR1002 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 - SB85 Provide for the exemption of certain students from the requirement to take certain academic assessment tests. SD - HC1015 Honoring Mel Chandler for his outstanding service to the State of South Dakota.