+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: 702 Old Agency Dr. #142 Sisseton, SD 57262 + − Committees (2) SD - Health and Human Services (House) Title: Member SD - Judiciary (House) Title: Member + − Sponsored Bills (2) SD - HB1246 Provide for increase in participation of entrepreneurship and state economic development initiatives by the nine federally recognized tribes in South Dakota. SD - HB1269 Temporarily revise the statute of limitations for bringing a civil action for certain cases of child sexual abuse. + − Cosponsored Bills (32) SD - HB1040 Establish certain provisions regarding the opportunity scholarship program. SD - HB1069 Provide for the proper display and use of the state seal by state agencies. SD - HB1104 Revise certain provisions regarding the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor. SD - HB1111 Provide for professional or occupational licensure for certain active duty military personnel and spouses. SD - HB1113 Establish certain provisions regarding ethics and responsibility for public elementary and secondary school teachers. SD - HB1122 Revise references to persons who are deaf or hard of hearing. SD - HB1124 Require health care facilities that perform mammography to inform mammography patients on breast density. SD - HB1126 Revise real estate licensure requirements for the sale of businesses. SD - HB1147 Establish a tribal flag display on the capitol grounds. SD - HB1148 Create a Commission on Indian Affairs. SD - HB1156 Designate the accordion as the official state musical instrument. SD - HB1171 Allow certain veterans to attend courses offered at postsecondary technical institutes without payment of tuition. SD - HB1191 Legalize the growth, production, and processing of industrial hemp and derivative products in the state. SD - HB1231 Revise certain provisions regarding emergency commitment. SD - HB1237 Establish the duty to collect data and share information on missing and murdered indigenous persons. SD - HB1238 Revise provisions regarding training on missing and murdered indigenous persons. SD - HB1241 Establish certain provisions regarding training for human trafficking prevention. 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 - HJR1007 To refer to the voters the question of whether the state should expand Medicaid under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. 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 - HC1009 Honoring Rena Ortbahn for her outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the State of South Dakota and the South Dakota Legislature. SD - HC1012 Honoring the 2018 Augustana University Baseball Team and the students and staff involved in the baseball program. SD - HC1028 Celebrating and commemorating the commissioning of the USS South Dakota. SD - SB164 Establish procedures for the investigation of certain missing and murdered indigenous persons. SD - SB184 Revise certain provisions regarding certification of utility permits. SD - SCR7 Directing the Executive Board to create a fifteen-member task force to study and make legislative proposals regarding alternatives to imprisonment for those convicted of the crime of ingestion of controlled substances. SD - SC8 Commending and honoring the 2017-2018 Outstanding School Administrators of South Dakota: Kelly Glodt, Pierre, School Superintendent; Cotton Koch, Madison Central, Middle School Principal; Cathy Telin, Britton-Hecla, School Business Official; Chris Noid, Howard, Elementary School Principal; Julie Marshall, Timber Lake, Secondary School Principal; Brad McDonald, Tri-Valley, Assistant Middle School Principal; Sue McAdaragh, Sioux Falls, Curriculum Leader; and Jerry Aberle, Northeast Education Cooperative, Director of Special Education, for being named outstanding administrators by their respective administrator parent groups. SD - SC9 Commending and honoring Denise Lutkemeier, President of the Wilmot School District Board of Education, on her selection as the Associated School Boards of South Dakota's Outstanding School Board Member of South Dakota for 2018. SD - SC30 Commending, honoring, and thanking President George H. W. Bush for his many years of great service to our country.