+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: 503 E. 12th St. Dell Rapids, SD 57022 + − Committees (2) SD - Judiciary (House) Title: Member SD - Taxation (House) Title: Member + − Sponsored Bills (13) SD - HB1205 Provide parents with certain rights regarding health care treatment of a minor child. SD - HB1206 Provide for divestiture of certain state investment holdings. SD - HB1101 Revise certain programs regarding the Department of Game, Fish and Parks. SD - HB1102 Establish certain provisions regarding fairness in repairs of equipment sold or used in this state. SD - HB1100 Revise certain programs regarding landowner rights. SD - HB1104 Revise certain provisions regarding the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor. SD - HB1105 Revise certain provisions regarding child support orders. SD - HJR1001 Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota regarding appointments to fill legislative vacancies. SD - HB1106 Revise certain provisions regarding support obligations. SD - HB1107 Revise the definition of adultery. SD - HB1108 Prohibit certain gender dysphoria instruction in public schools. SD - HB1103 Establish a lemon law for certain farm machinery. SD - HB1182 Require a balanced and representative membership on the Game, Fish and Parks Commission. + − Cosponsored Bills (100) SD - HB1040 Establish certain provisions regarding the opportunity scholarship program. SD - HB1041 Provide for the carrying of a concealed pistol without a permit. SD - HB1055 Require parental notification and agreement before the institution of an order to withhold resuscitation from certain patients. SD - HB1056 Prohibit certain local ordinances regarding firearms. SD - HB1058 Require the provision of certain services regarding special education to students receiving alternative instruction. SD - HB1060 Make an appropriation for increased reimbursement for care of residents of nursing facilities and assisted living facilities. SD - HB1069 Provide for the proper display and use of the state seal by state agencies. SD - HB1072 Correct a definition in the Uniform Unsworn Domestic Declarations Act. SD - HB1079 Allow a person to perform plumbing work on the person's own property without a license and establish a fee. SD - HB1092 Revise certain provisions regarding campaign finance disclosure reports. SD - HB1097 Repeal provisions regarding certain disclosures on campaign communications. SD - HB1098 Revise provisions regarding publication of official ballots in a legal newspaper. SD - HB1113 Establish certain provisions regarding ethics and responsibility for public elementary and secondary school teachers. SD - HB1115 Revise certain provisions regarding local referendums. SD - HB1116 Prohibit the conduct of certain physical examinations or screenings on students in a school district without parental consent. SD - HB1118 Revise provisions regarding excise taxes on the purchase price of motor vehicles. SD - HB1124 Require health care facilities that perform mammography to inform mammography patients on breast density. SD - HB1125 Create a property tax relief fund and to provide for the transfer of certain unobligated cash balances. SD - HB1142 Revise certain provisions regarding motor vehicle license plates. SD - HB1145 Establish certain provisions regarding the mowing of rights-of-way adjacent to the state trunk highway system. SD - HB1146 Revise provisions related to unclaimed property. SD - HB1157 Revise provisions regarding challenges to candidate nominating petitions. SD - HB1159 Repeal a provision that prohibits hunting mourning doves on public roads and highways. SD - HB1164 Revise certain provisions regarding the operation of vehicles upon the approach of authorized emergency vehicles. SD - HB1166 Prohibit the obligation recovery center from imposing a cost recovery fee on any debts owed within the Board of Regents' system. SD - HB1171 Allow certain veterans to attend courses offered at postsecondary technical institutes without payment of tuition. SD - HB1172 Provide for cooperation with federal officials in matters of immigration. SD - HB1173 Permit the possession of firearms by certain employees. SD - HB1174 Revise provisions regarding civil forfeitures. SD - HB1177 Provide an opportunity to view a sonogram and hear the child's heartbeat prior to an abortion. SD - HB1190 Provide for certain reporting requirements related to abortions. SD - HB1191 Legalize the growth, production, and processing of industrial hemp and derivative products in the state. SD - HB1193 Provide a criminal penalty for causing an abortion against a pregnant mother's will. SD - HB1197 Prohibit intentionally damaging monuments, statues, or memorials and provide a penalty therefor. SD - HB1203 Authorize certain poker tournaments for restricted purposes. SD - HB1204 Exempt certain sales of goods and services by minors from the sales tax. SD - HB1214 Prohibit certain licenses and registrations from being withheld from certain persons owing a debt within the Board of Regents' system. SD - HB1224 Revise certain provisions regarding violations of county and municipal ordinances. SD - HB1229 Require optional services through Medicaid to be authorized through special appropriation. SD - HB1234 Provide funding to schools from the contractor's excise tax on concentrated animal feeding operations. SD - HB1265 Revise provisions regarding certain tax rates. SD - HB1268 Authorize electronic monitoring of residents in assisted living centers and nursing facilities. SD - HB1269 Temporarily revise the statute of limitations for bringing a civil action for certain cases of child sexual abuse. SD - HR1001 Commending and honoring Angela Kennecke for excellence in investigative reporting and service to the people of South Dakota. SD - HR1004 Petitioning Congress and the President to immediately defund Planned Parenthood of all federal funding; strongly condemning the recent unrestrictive abortion law passed in New York; and, expressing South Dakotans' continued resolve to secure the blessings of life and liberty for our posterity. SD - HJR1003 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 using the net receipts from unclaimed property. SD - HJR1005 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 - HCR1001 Supporting the Governor's efforts to fuel the state fleet with premium E-30 fuel. SD - HCR1002 Requesting that local school boards establish a code of ethics and professional responsibility for educators in public elementary and secondary schools. 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 - HCR1005 Petitioning Congress and the President to defend Israel against hostile actions; expressing the strongest support for, and unity with, the people and State of Israel; and strongly condemning the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement and the increasing incidents of anti-Semitism against Israel and the Jewish people. SD - HCR1006 Instructing South Dakota's congressional representatives to support an effort in Congress to terminate the U.S. Department of Education. SD - HCR1007 Expressing and encouraging support for voluntary country-of-origin labels. SD - HC1002 Honoring the life of Beverly Smith. SD - HC1003 Commending and recognizing the numerous contributions made by South Dakota's social workers and recognizing March 2019 as National Social Work Month. SD - HC1004 Honoring and commending Myron Floren, for his service to the state of South Dakota through his exemplary work as an accordionist. SD - HC1006 Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its seventy-first anniversary on June 13, 14, and 15, 2019. 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 - 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 - HC1013 Honoring and commending Dr. David E. Peterson for his outstanding service in the field of dentistry to patients in South Dakota. SD - HC1016 Commending and honoring Dakota Wesleyan University Women's Basketball Team for their outstanding athletic performance upon winning their first NAIA Division II National Championship in the 2018 season. SD - HC1021 Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard 114th Fighter Wing of Sioux Falls on being awarded the Distinguished Flying Unit Plaque, Air Force Outstanding Unit Award, Major General John J. Pesch Flight Safety Award, and William W. Spruance Safety Award for 2018. SD - HC1025 Commending and honoring Raica, a police service dog for the South Dakota Highway Patrol and her Police Service Dog Handler Trooper Michael Dale, for their loyal team service to the State of South Dakota for the past seven years. SD - HC1026 Honoring the service of the South Dakota National Guard's Adjutant General, Major General Timothy A. Reisch, for his tenure serving as Adjutant Major General for the State of South Dakota Department of Military from April 2011 through June 2019. SD - HC1028 Celebrating and commemorating the commissioning of the USS South Dakota. SD - SB6 Revise certain provisions regarding sonogram and heart auscultation prior to an abortion. SD - SB55 Require the national motto of the United States to be displayed in public schools. SD - SB57 Revise certain provisions regarding the ability to obtain title to unclaimed motor vehicles with unpaid repair bills. SD - SB58 Authorize the Bureau of Administration to conduct a study of the Flaming Fountain on Capitol Lake, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. SD - SB66 Establish an interim legislative committee to study issues related to electric services in an annexed area. SD - SB68 Define certain acts as misbranding of food products. SD - SB69 Provide for the meeting times of sessions and committees of the Legislature. SD - SB70 Revise certain provisions regarding hospital liens. SD - SB71 Prohibit capital punishment of any person with severe mental illness. SD - SB79 Increase the penalty for theft of a firearm. SD - SB90 Revise provisions regarding certain financial interest statements filed by persons elected to state or local office. SD - SB99 Establish certain provisions regarding commercial security deposits. SD - SB104 Require random drug testing of legislators. SD - SB107 Revise provisions regarding rape. SD - SB110 Revise provisions regarding adjustments to the motor fuel tax fund balance. SD - SB111 Revise provisions regarding certification of emergency medical responders. SD - SB121 Revise certain provisions regarding manufacturers' warranties for motor vehicles to include all-terrain vehicles. SD - SB122 Restrict the enactment of policies governing the possession of firearms at public institutions of higher education. SD - SB123 Provide for the adoption of privacy protection policies. SD - SB125 Revise the General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2019 to fund the literacy intervention program. SD - SB138 Revise certain provisions regarding microbreweries. SD - SB142 Require the state to assume the responsibility for legal expenses of certain persons in state custody. SD - SB143 Revise visitation rights of a person causing conception by rape or incest. SD - SB150 Revise the penalty for possession of substances containing cannabis intended for consumption other than by smoking or inhalation. SD - SB154 Authorize the production and transport of saltwater crustaceans. SD - SB164 Establish procedures for the investigation of certain missing and murdered indigenous persons. SD - SJR2 Proposing and submitting to the voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, providing for wagering on sporting events. SD - SJR3 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, related to partisan elections of judges. SD - SCR4 Commending and thanking the men and women of the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), urging Congress and the President to fund construction of steel barriers and border control impediments along with the strengthening of current border control infrastructure, and urging Congress and the President to ensure compliance with and enforcement of federal immigration laws. SD - SCR9 Petitioning Congress and the President to immediately defund Planned Parenthood of all federal funding; strongly condemning the recent unrestrictive abortion law passed in New York state; and, expressing South Dakotans' continued resolve to secure the blessings of life and liberty for our posterity. 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 - SC13 Commending and honoring the University of South Dakota Women's Cross Country Team for their outstanding athletic performance in winning their fifth consecutive Summit League Championship. SD - SC14 Commending and honoring the University of South Dakota Women's Basketball Team for their outstanding athletic performance in winning their third regular season Summit League Championship in four years. SD - SC30 Commending, honoring, and thanking President George H. W. Bush for his many years of great service to our country.