+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: 6405 S. Killarney Cir. Sioux Falls, SD 57108 + − Committees (4) SD - Government Operations and Audit (House) Title: Chair SD - Committee on Appropriations Title: Member SD - Committee on Appropriations (House) Title: Member SD - Military and Veterans Affairs (House) Title: Vice-Chair + − Sponsored Bills (2) SD - HB1281 Revise certain state post-secondary requirements for dual credit and to make an appropriation therefor. SD - HC8020 To honor the Sioux Falls O'Gorman Knights as the 2019 Class 11 AAA State High School Football Champions. + − Cosponsored Bills (77) SD - HB1001 Repeal certain provisions regarding the organization of the Legislature. SD - HB1002 Revise certain provisions regarding documents of the Legislature. SD - HB1003 Repeal certain provisions regarding legislative employees. SD - HB1004 Provide for the defense of laws by the Legislature. SD - HB1057 Prohibit certain acts against children and provide a penalty therefor. SD - HB1063 Revise certain provisions regarding the purchase, distribution, and sale of tobacco products to persons under the age of twenty-one. SD - HB1064 Restrict certain vapor products. SD - HB1068 Include out-of-state convictions for the basis of an enhanced penalty for the crime of stalking. SD - HB1069 Authorize certain veterans to attend courses offered at postsecondary technical institutes without payment of tuition. SD - HB1076 Require a designation on a driver license for autism spectrum disorder under certain circumstances. SD - HB1096 Prohibit commercial surrogacy contracts, provide a penalty for facilitating a commercial surrogacy, and establish an interim committee to evaluate surrogacy in the state. SD - HB1101 Provide for the reinstatement of a driver license under certain conditions. SD - HB1104 Limit the scope of medical information that may be required as a condition of participation in sanctioned activities. SD - HB1129 Authorize the provision of telecommunications device location information to law enforcement agencies. SD - HB1130 Revise the requirements for an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1138 Establish shooting course requirements for current or former law enforcement officers seeking an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1152 Provide financial assistance for school sentinel training. SD - HB1153 Authorize the limited possession of a knife in the state capitol. SD - HB1155 Exempt certain retirement funds from division of property in a divorce. SD - HB1156 To prohibit the conduct of certain physical examinations or screenings on students in a school district without parental consent. SD - HB1167 Revise provisions regarding confidential communications between a student and certain school employees. SD - HB1171 Require commercial pesticide applicators to maintain proof of financial responsibility. SD - HB1172 Require the annual submission of a zero-based budget from certain departments or budget units. SD - HB1173 Prohibit a school board from denying an application for open enrollment from certain students with autism. SD - HB1175 Define dyslexia for the purposes of special education and related services. SD - HB1177 Require that school district elections occur in conjunction with the general election. SD - HB1182 Provide for the renewal of an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1184 Provide limited deer and antelope licenses to landowners. SD - HB1201 Provide for the distribution of a list of possible reasonable accommodations to students with disabilities. SD - HB1206 Revise certain provisions regarding the commitment of a delinquent child to the Department of Corrections. SD - HB1207 Extend the termination date for the Juvenile Justice Public Safety Oversight Council. SD - HB1210 Require parental notice of a social and emotional learning questionnaire regarding a student. SD - HB1218 Require responses and reporting regarding the testing, assessment, evaluation, or observation of students. SD - HB1219 Require certain health care professionals to recommend treatments alternative to opioids. SD - HB1227 Make an appropriation for the rural veterinary medical education program and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1235 Revise provisions regarding immunizations. SD - HB1242 Provide for the reissuance of certain enhanced permits to carry a concealed pistol and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1249 Revise certain provisions regarding the operation of the South Dakota Lottery. SD - HB1250 Increase the state's percentage of video lottery revenues, to provide for the deposit of certain excess revenues, and to repeal provisions regarding video lottery. SD - HB1252 Grant property tax relief to certain persons who are long-term residents and long-term property owners. SD - HB1253 Accommodate legislation regarding contracts with the State. SD - HB1271 Establish certain provisions regarding the rural broadband fund. SD - HR7002 To formally invite President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump to the great state of South Dakota for the 4th of July fireworks celebration at Mount Rushmore. SD - HJR5001 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 - HJR5003 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election, an amendment to Article XII of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the creation of the property tax relief trust fund and to provide for the transfer of unobligated cash. SD - HCR6003 Supporting the Electoral College. SD - HCR6005 Commending the nation of Israel for its cordial and mutually beneficial relationship with the United States and with the State of South Dakota. SD - HCR6008 To authorize a legislative study for the continuum of care for the disabled and elderly of South Dakota. SD - HCR6009 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 participation. SD - HCR6012 Supporting the right to pray in public schools. SD - HCR6019 Urging greater awareness and understanding of post-traumatic stress injury. SD - HCR6023 To encourage the Executive Board of the Legislature to create an interim legislative study to address the mental health of first responders. SD - HC8004 Commending the nation of Israel for its cordial and mutually beneficial relationship with the United States and with the State of South Dakota. SD - HC8007 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's Ellwein family of Rapid City for being awarded the Association of the United States Army Volunteer Family of the Year Award for 2019. SD - HC8008 Recognizing and honoring the Veterans Honor Park in Madison, South Dakota. SD - HC8015 Honoring Girls State Governor Success Suehne of Sioux Falls and Boys State Governor Johnathan Smith of Sioux Falls and commending the South Dakota American Legion and Auxiliary for their sponsorship and coordination of the Girls State and Boys State programs. SD - HC8016 Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard's 114th Fighter Wing of Sioux Falls for being awarded the Meritorious Unit Award and Winston P. Wilson Trophy for 2019. SD - HC8017 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 139th Brigade Support Battalion of Brookings for being awarded the Major General Milton A. Reckard Trophy and General Walter T. Kerwin Jr. Award for 2019. SD - HC8018 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 153rd Forward Support Company of Huron on being awarded the National Guard Association of the United States' General John J. Pershing Trophy. SD - HC8019 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard's 730th Area Support Medical Company of Vermillion on being awarded the National Guard Association of the United States' Certificate of Victory. SD - SB3 Revise certain provisions regarding documents of the Legislature. SD - SB52 Create a state seal specialty plate emblem. SD - SB80 Revise certain sheriff's fees and costs. SD - SB98 Extend the notification period for possession of a concealed pistol in the state capitol. SD - SB103 Limit the disclosure of presidential election results and to provide for a suspension of such disclosure. SD - SB116 Establish requirements certain state entities must follow when applying for federal grants. SD - SB117 Require the Department of Education to establish certain programs for children who are deaf and hard-of-hearing. SD - SB120 Establish exceptions regarding the possession of a pistol by a minor. SD - SB124 To revise provisions regarding group pheasant hunts for disabled veterans. SD - SB140 Provide for the resolution of alleged certain disability violations. SD - SB147 Prohibit collective bargaining by certain employees of the Board of Regents. SD - SB156 Repeal provisions regarding the South Dakota Veterans Commission. SD - SB177 Cap increases in the rates of tuition for certain institutions. SD - SCR601 Supporting trade negotiations to remove barriers to country of origin labelling. SD - SC801 Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its seventy-second Anniversary. SD - SC802 Recognizing and congratulating the Augustana Softball Team, who won the 2019 NCAA DII National Championship, and the students and staff involved in the softball program. SD - SC809 To honor and commend the late Senator Gene Abdallah for his dedicated service to his community and state.