+ − 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 - HB1102 Revise certain provisions regarding the use and display of the great seal of South Dakota. SD - HB1188 Establish certain provisions regarding postsecondary tuition assistance programs. SD - HB1103 Require state agencies to comply with the appropriate display or use of the state seal. SD - HB1189 Revise certain provisions and penalties regarding inducements for school attendance and overreporting of school enrollment. SD - HB1120 Provide equal access for all students to activities sponsored by the South Dakota High School Activities Association or school districts. SD - HB1276 Provide a property tax exemption to parents of certain students receiving alternative instruction. 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 - HB1209 Require a National Instant Criminal Background Check for certain concealed carry permits. + − Cosponsored Bills (96) SD - HCR1014 Amending the Joint Rules by adding a new rule regarding the voting record of each legislator. SD - SCR2 Endorsing the right to work provisions in the South Dakota Constitution and in the Labor Management Relations Act that prohibit forced union membership. 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 - HB1268 Provide for revised dates to prefile legislation. 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 - 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 - SB150 Provide property tax relief through the creation of the property tax relief fund. 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 - HB1272 Revise certain provisions regarding a certificate of excuse for school attendance. SD - HB1266 Provide funds for the purpose of increasing wages for certain employees of community support providers and nursing facilities. SD - HB1316 Require approval of certain federal grants. SD - SB68 Revise certain provisions regarding the assistance provided to counties by state firefighting resources. SD - SB153 Require disclosure of certain fees being imposed by overnight lodging accommodations. SD - SC44 Commending and honoring the University of South Dakota Women's Cross Country Team, for their outstanding athletic performance upon winning their fourth consecutive Summit League Championship. SD - SB108 Revise certain provisions regarding the practice of cosmetology. SD - SB99 Authorize the release of certain 911 emergency surcharge information to public safety answering points. SD - SB66 Require each school board to provide certain information regarding school elections in the school board minutes. SD - SB69 Allow certain registration and permit documents to be stored and presented electronically. SD - SCR16 Expressing our gratitude to the 45th President of the United States, Donald J. Trump, for beginning to Make America Great Again. SD - HB1172 Revise certain provisions regarding meetings of certain public bodies. SD - HB1199 Prohibit collective bargaining by employees of the Board of Regents. SD - HB1279 Increase the state's percentage of the video lottery net machine income, create a fund for the proceeds, and repeal video lottery. SD - HB1124 Allow certain persons with a felony conviction to apply for a concealed pistol permit. SD - HB1168 Revise certain provisions regarding the abandonment or dissolution of television translator districts. 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. SD - HB1265 Enhance the foster care system in South Dakota SD - HB1311 Revise certain provisions regarding legislator salaries. SD - HB1116 Revise certain provisions regarding special interest motor vehicle license plates. SD - SB94 Establish certain provisions regarding the opportunity scholarship program. 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 - SB98 Revise certain provisions regarding the 911 emergency surcharge, the public safety 911 emergency fund, and revenue distribution and to repeal the 911 emergency surcharge sunset clause. SD - HB1201 Require certain information on a ballot regarding any initiated measure. SD - HB1288 Provide contractors' excise, sales, and use tax refunds for the filming of certain motion pictures, documentaries, television advertisements, or television films. SD - HB1191 Provide the State-Tribal Relations Committee certain subpoena power. 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 - HB1128 Revise certain provisions regarding increases in teacher compensation. SD - SC42 Honoring Derek Miles for winning a bronze medal in men's pole vault during the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympic Games. SD - HB1117 Revise certain provisions regarding the licensing of historical motor vehicles. SD - SC39 Commending and honoring the 2017 Sioux Falls Lincoln High School Patriot Marching Band for its many accomplishments. 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 - HB1082 Revise certain provisions regarding licensure for the lending of money. SD - SB182 Revise certain provisions regarding the crime of rape. SD - HB1249 Authorize the training of tribal law officers at the Law Enforcement Training Center. SD - SC36 Honoring The Salvation Army for their dedication and service to the Aberdeen Community for one hundred twenty-five years. 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 - 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 - HB1138 Revise certain provisions regarding prostitution. SD - SB202 Require posting of certain notice on certain public restrooms. SD - SB80 Establish term limits for members of the Board of Regents. SD - HB1125 Revise the minimum purchase price for the off-sale delivery of certain alcohol. SD - HB1104 Revise certain provisions regarding the arrest of certain victims of domestic abuse. SD - SB110 Establish certain findings pertaining to pre-abortion counseling practices by abortion providers in South Dakota and to amend provisions regarding mandatory third-party pre-abortion counseling. SD - SB192 Provide for the disclosure of certain documents and records of public officials. SD - SB181 Provide for the Servicemember Firearms Protection Act. SD - SB112 Repeal certain provisions requiring the attorney general to obtain the consent of the Governor prior to commencing an investigation. SD - SB89 Establish term limits for members of the Board of Education Standards. SD - SB133 Revise the retention of state fiscal records. 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 - SB2 Provide additional funding for the housing opportunity fund by redistributing certain building South Dakota funds. SD - HB1078 Revise certain provisions regarding the removal of security freezes. SD - HC1007 Recognizing and congratulating Sioux Falls Little League on their historic first season of Little League Baseball in 2017. SD - HB1073 Provide for the protection of free speech on the campuses of public institutions of higher education. SD - SC40 Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard's 114th Fighter Wing on being awarded the Distinguished Flying Unit Plaque. SD - HCR1003 Promoting a resilient and healthy Black Hills forest through endorsement of the forest management principles identified in "Black Hills Resilient Forest Strategy" published December 2017. SD - HB1088 Revise the consignment sales requirements for dealers of motorcycles, off-road vehicles, snowmobiles, boats, and boat trailers. SD - HB1269 Revise certain provisions regarding the time frame for consent in adoption proceedings. 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 - SB78 Revise the membership of the Board of Education Standards to include the chairs of the Senate and House committees on education. 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 - SB142 Authorize an opt out of school board approved installment purchase contracts, lease purchase contracts, or capitol outlay certificates. SD - HC1023 Recognizing and congratulating Oran Sorenson on his induction into the State Wrestling Hall of Fame. SD - HB1233 Require maintenance and repair funding for new nonrevenue generating buildings or facilities at institutions of higher education. SD - HB1166 Revise certain provisions regarding waivers recommended by the School Finance Accountability Board. SD - HB1296 Require each school board to establish a policy on the use of certain school district facilities by transgender persons. SD - HB1118 Make an appropriation to allow the Veterans Services Center in Sioux Falls to resume and enhance operational services on Saturdays. SD - HC1009 Recognizing and congratulating the Sioux Falls Storm for the team's successes both on and off the playing field. 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 - HC1019 To honor and celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Vermeer Corporation and their contribution to the farming industry. SD - HB1174 Revise certain provisions regarding rights for crime victims. SD - HC1015 Honoring Brian Garrett for his outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the Oglala Lakota people. SD - SB70 Define the term, serve, for the purposes of regulating the sale and use of alcoholic beverages. SD - HB1287 Revise certain provisions regarding multiple employer trusts. SD - HB1190 Revise the time period for which certain motor vehicle license plates are used. 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 - 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 - HJR1008 Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to amendments to the Constitution. 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 - HCR1013 Amending the Joint Rules to require a majority vote to disapprove a commemoration. SD - HB1291 Revise the procedure to nominate candidates for the United States Senate. SD - SB109 Repeal the licensing requirements for interpreters for the deaf. SD - SB107 Repeal the licensing requirements for barbers. 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 - 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 - SB124 Provide a felony penalty for certain violations of petition circulation laws. SD - SB198 Provide for the protection of free speech on the campuses of public institutions of higher education. SD - HB1167 Revise certain provisions regarding the appointment of county commissioners to county planning commissions.