+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: 12873 J Pine Rd. Rapid City, SD 57702 + − Committees (2) SD - State Affairs (House) Title: Member SD - Transportation (House) Title: Member + − Sponsored Bills (7) SD - HB1092 Provide for an assumption of risk by any person engaged in off-road vehicle activity and to limit the liability of the renters of off-road vehicles under certain circumstances. SD - HB1079 Authorize a county to assess an administration fee for the processing of certain title applications. SD - HB1263 Revise certain provisions regarding the dates on which certain school district elections may be held. SD - HB1120 Authorize the governing body of a second or third class municipality to act as a planning and zoning commission. SD - HB1091 Revise provisions regarding the compensation of merchandise dealers for diagnostic and warranty work. 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 - HB1121 Establish immunity from liability for the inherent risks of camping. + − Cosponsored Bills (162) SD - HB1008 Legalize the growth, production, and transportation of industrial hemp in the state, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1057 Prohibit certain acts against children and provide a penalty therefor. SD - HB1059 Revise certain provisions regarding hunting with drones. SD - HB1060 Revise certain provisions regarding the use of the aeronautics fund. SD - HB1062 Increase the financial empowerment of state residents. SD - HB1063 Revise certain provisions regarding the purchase, distribution, and sale of tobacco products to persons under the age of twenty-one. SD - HB1065 Revise drone surveillance protections. SD - HB1066 Revise and repeal provisions regarding aviation. SD - HB1067 Modify certain provisions regarding notice, service, and execution of judgments in forceable entry and detainer actions. 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 - HB1070 Modify requirements regarding the installation and inspection of certain electrical wiring. SD - HB1071 Revise provisions regarding surface water quality complaints. SD - HB1073 Authorize special event alcohol licenses for full-service restaurant licensees. SD - HB1076 Require a designation on a driver license for autism spectrum disorder under certain circumstances. SD - HB1083 Rename the postsecondary technical institutes as technical colleges. SD - HB1085 Provide for permanent daylight savings time. SD - HB1094 Repeal certain provisions regarding permits for concealed pistols. SD - HB1095 Revise requirements regarding hunting mentors. 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 - HB1098 Authorize certain off-sale licenses for certain entities and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1100 Make an appropriation to begin the research and development of a new bioprocessing facility and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1101 Provide for the reinstatement of a driver license under certain conditions. SD - HB1102 Make an appropriation to reimburse the aeronautics fund. SD - HB1104 Limit the scope of medical information that may be required as a condition of participation in sanctioned activities. SD - HB1105 Revise certain provisions regarding restrictions on State Investment Council members. SD - HB1106 Authorize the state investment officer to include an indemnity provision in certain investment-related documents. SD - HB1107 Define style and form and authorize the code commission to make certain style and form edits to legislative acts. SD - HB1108 Adopt the Uniform Civil Remedies for Unauthorized Disclosure of Intimate Images Act. SD - HB1109 Revise the Uniform Limited Liability Company Act. SD - HB1110 Provide for a uniform template to be used by each state agency in the conduct of performance management reviews. SD - HB1111 Revise provisions regarding the qualifications to serve on the Game, Fish and Parks Commission. SD - HB1112 Authorize the hiring of law enforcement officers by the South Dakota State Brand Board and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1115 Revise certain provisions related to athlete agent conduct. SD - HB1119 Include certain offenses committed in another state for purposes of an enhanced penalty. SD - HB1123 Revise provisions regarding termination of a lease by a victim of alleged domestic abuse. SD - HB1124 Provide for an increase in the assessment against certain treated land. SD - HB1125 Revise conditions for selling non-temperature-controlled baked goods without license. SD - HB1126 Provide authority for real estate brokers to conduct real property evaluations. SD - HB1127 Revise provisions regarding real estate appraisers. SD - HB1128 Modify the penalty for causing a child to be present during methamphetamine use, distribution, or manufacture. 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 - HB1131 Prohibit the use of misleading identification for telephonic communications. SD - HB1138 Establish shooting course requirements for current or former law enforcement officers seeking an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1139 Require the payment of attorney's fees in cases addressing noncompliance with visitation orders. SD - HB1140 Provide for a regular review of parenting guidelines. SD - HB1148 Provide for protection orders. SD - HB1149 Establish qualifications for child custody evaluators. SD - HB1152 Provide financial assistance for school sentinel training. SD - HB1153 Authorize the limited possession of a knife in the state capitol. SD - HB1154 Revise certain provisions regarding motor vehicle license plates. 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 - HB1157 Provide for kindergarten enrollment options. SD - HB1161 Revise the provision regarding emblem license plates. SD - HB1167 Revise provisions regarding confidential communications between a student and certain school employees. SD - HB1169 Prohibit the use of certain electronic devices while driving. 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 - HB1176 Authorize the consumption of alcohol in certain common areas. SD - HB1177 Require that school district elections occur in conjunction with the general election. SD - HB1179 Authorize series limited liability companies. SD - HB1181 Revise certain provisions regarding bounties for coyotes. 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 - HB1195 Provide for the dismissal of charges against pregnant women for certain controlled substance offenses under certain circumstances. SD - HB1202 Revise provisions regarding certain sales and use tax rates. 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 - 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 - HB1223 Provide for the creation of an international business and trade office. SD - HB1231 Authorize premium cigars to be shipped and transported and modify tax provisions pertaining to premium cigars. SD - HB1235 Revise provisions regarding immunizations. SD - HB1241 Revise requirements for legal newspapers. 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 - HB1257 Revise certain provisions regarding hunting, fishing, or trapping on private property without permission. SD - HB1266 Establish the Dakota's promise scholarship program and the Dakota's promise fund. SD - HB1267 Designate Orion as the official constellation of South Dakota. SD - HB1271 Establish certain provisions regarding the rural broadband fund. SD - HB1279 Require property owners to receive notification of property tax reduction programs. 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 - 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 - HCR6006 Requesting the members of South Dakota's congressional delegation to annually appear before a joint session of the Legislature to provide information and answer questions. 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 - HCR6013 Urging all South Dakotans to participate in the 2020 United States Census. SD - HCR6017 To encourage the creation of an interim legislative study to address infrastructure and funding support related to the expansion of Ellsworth Air Force Base. SD - HCR6019 Urging greater awareness and understanding of post-traumatic stress injury. SD - HCR6020 Denouncing the National Education Association's recent policy to support "the fundamental right to abortion." SD - HCR6021 Supporting the continued operation of the D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery. SD - HCR6022 Urging the State Trade Office in the Governor's Office of Economic Development to promote international business and trade on behalf of South Dakota exporters. 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 - HCR6024 Commending automotive enthusiasts in South Dakota and the Specialty Equipment Market Association for their contributions in preserving classic automobiles and urging the Governor to declare a South Dakota Collector Car Appreciation Day this year. SD - HC8002 Commending and honoring the 2018-2019 Outstanding School Administrators of South Dakota: JOEL JORGENSON, Madison Central, School Superintendent; DON LYON, Spearfish, Middle School Principal; PAUL LUNDBERG, Brandon Valley, School Business Official; MATT ALLEY, West Central, Elementary School Principal; JOE CHILDS, Mitchell, Secondary School Principal; DAVE PREHEIM, Tea, Assistant High School Principal; MICHAEL AMOLINS, Harrisburg, Curriculum Leader; WENDY OTHEIM, Brookings, Director of Special Education, for being named outstanding administrators by their respective administrator parent groups. 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 - HC8008 Recognizing and honoring the Veterans Honor Park in Madison, South Dakota. SD - HC8011 Commending and honoring Renee Ullom, a member of the Brandon Valley School District Board of Education, on her selection as the Associated School Boards of South Dakota Outstanding School Board Member of South Dakota for 2019. SD - HC8012 Recognizing Peace Corps volunteers and returned volunteers for their service to our country and the world. SD - HC8013 To commend and acknowledge the Ground Works and South Dakota Agriculture in the Classroom as a South Dakota educational nonprofit that incorporates interactive computer activities, youth summer camps, and teaching gardens to deliver hands-on lessons in STEAM education, agriculture literacy, health and wellness, and student leadership. 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 - HC8020 To honor the Sioux Falls O'Gorman Knights as the 2019 Class 11 AAA State High School Football Champions. SD - HC8025 Commending and honoring those who served in the Korean War on the seventieth anniversary of the war. SD - SB50 Revise certain provisions regarding the practice of a certified registered nurse anesthetist. SD - SB51 Authorize the possession of a concealed pistol by employees in county courthouses. SD - SB52 Create a state seal specialty plate emblem. SD - SB56 Authorize the collection of certain search and rescue service costs. SD - SB58 Limit gifts to directors or employees of certain government districts. SD - SB60 Adopt the Physical Therapist Licensure Compact. SD - SB65 Revise certain provisions pertaining to trusts. SD - SB69 Revise the penalty for the misuse of emblem specialty plates on motor vehicles. SD - SB73 Exempt certain persons from the requirement to publish name changes. SD - SB76 Provide for the assessment of certain agricultural land as noncropland. SD - SB78 Increase funding for court appointed special advocates. SD - SB79 Modify provisions regarding the building of fences across certain unimproved highways. SD - SB80 Revise certain sheriff's fees and costs. SD - SB81 Establish eligibility criteria for out-of-state health institutions to receive financing from the Health and Educational Facilities Authority. SD - SB84 Authorize service animals in-training to enter certain establishments. SD - SB87 Add information required to be provided to a woman receiving an abortion. SD - SB88 Require parental notification of self-injurious behavior expressed during counseling sessions. SD - SB90 Revise the distribution of motor fuel tax revenue, create a small structure and large culvert fund, provide for the use and administration of the fund, and to make an appropriation thereof. SD - SB91 Revise provisions regarding the salary for state's attorneys. SD - SB92 To provide for the repurposing of STAR Academy. SD - SB95 Modify certain provisions regarding the repayment of restitution. SD - SB98 Extend the notification period for possession of a concealed pistol in the state capitol. SD - SB99 Prohibit certain persons from practicing acupuncture. SD - SB105 Accommodate legislation enhancing education. SD - SB106 Accommodate legislation enhancing health care. SD - SB107 Accommodate legislation enhancing basic government services in the state. SD - SB116 Establish requirements certain state entities must follow when applying for federal grants. 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 - SB138 Amend parole provisions regarding life sentences. 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 - SB149 Revise provisions regarding emblem specialty plates. SD - SB150 Revise nonresident waterfowl licensure. SD - SB155 Provide for step therapy protocol regarding certain prescription drugs. SD - SB162 Provide limitations on the use of lighting equipment while hunting. SD - SB163 Establish certain restrictions on the foreign ownership of agricultural land. SD - SB164 Revise the penalties and provisions regarding approaching stopped vehicles. SD - SB166 Provide a transfer of funds for the postsecondary scholarship grant fund and to declare an emergency. SD - SR702 Calling for statewide recognition of South Dakota's military veteran entrepreneurs and Bunker Labs of Rapid City. SD - SJR501 Proposing and submitting to the voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, providing for wagering on sporting events and to revise provisions regarding certain municipal proceeds of gaming revenues. SD - SJR502 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 and administration of the pooled local investment fund. SD - SJR503 Rescinding House Joint Resolutions calling for a constitutional convention for the sole purpose of changing the Constitution of the United States. SD - SCR601 Supporting trade negotiations to remove barriers to country of origin labelling. SD - SCR602 To invite responsible gun owners from Virginia to relocate to South Dakota. SD - SCR604 Recognizing June as Move Over Awareness Month and urging drivers to slow down and move over for stopped vehicles. SD - SC801 Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its seventy-second Anniversary. SD - SC809 To honor and commend the late Senator Gene Abdallah for his dedicated service to his community and state.