+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3821 Fax: (605) 343-7293 Office Address: + − Committees (2) SD - Education (Senate) Title: Vice-Chair SD - Transportation (Senate) Title: Member + − Sponsored Bills (5) SD - SB175 Revise certain provisions regarding the carrying of concealed pistols by certain persons. SD - SB187 Establish certain provisions regarding the licensing of wine manufacturers. SD - SB141 Establish certain provisions regarding pharmacy benefits management. SD - SB119 Provide certain provisions regarding the furnishing of fraudulent disability documentation when renting accommodations. SD - SB152 Revise certain provisions relating to the sale and possession of tobacco products. + − Cosponsored Bills (92) 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 - HB1072 Revise certain provisions regarding trusts. SD - SB67 Permit a victim of child sex trafficking or exploitation to expunge any criminal or delinquency record obtained as a result of the victimization. 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 - HB1236 Provide for the acquisition of certain motor vehicle titles by auction agencies in certain circumstances. SD - HB1259 Revise certain provisions regarding political party conventions. SD - SB99 Authorize the release of certain 911 emergency surcharge information to public safety answering points. SD - SB178 Provide certain exceptions from alcoholic beverage provisions regarding events conducted by certain civic, charitable, educational, fraternal, or veterans organizations. SD - HB1149 Prohibit the sale of certain industrial and construction equipment at a price higher than is offered to other buyers. SD - SB66 Require each school board to provide certain information regarding school elections in the school board minutes. SD - HB1250 Revise certain provisions relating to the sale and possession of tobacco products. SD - SB86 Revise certain requirements when a local unit of government sells surplus property through a real estate broker. 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 - HB1275 Revise certain provisions regarding ballot measure petition circulation. SD - SB158 Require certain transfers of funds from the state highway fund to the local bridge improvement grant fund. SD - SB206 Revise certain provisions to authorize for the inclusion of legislators in the South Dakota Retirement System. SD - SCR11 Expressing support for access to patient-centered and family focused advance care planning. SD - HB1075 Authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the construction of the Madison Cyber Labs (MadLabs) and the demolition of Lowry Hall at Dakota State University, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 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 - SB199 Revise certain provisions regarding nonmeandered waters. 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 - HB1102 Revise certain provisions regarding the use and display of the great seal of South Dakota. SD - SB117 Revise certain provisions regarding the partners in education tax credit program. SD - HB1101 Revise certain provisions regarding used motorcycles offered for sale at an event. SD - SC42 Honoring Derek Miles for winning a bronze medal in men's pole vault during the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympic Games. SD - HB1074 Revise certain provisions regarding the creation of business improvement districts. SD - SB75 Establish certain provisions regarding the dispensing of biological products. SD - SB73 Authorize a vehicle dealer to lease space in the common area of a shopping mall for displaying new vehicles. SD - SR1 Confirming the legitimacy of, and South Dakota's support for, the 1868 Treaty of Fort Laramie. SD - HB1103 Require state agencies to comply with the appropriate display or use of the state seal. 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 - SC54 Honoring and congratulating Nash Hutmacher for winning the Class "A" South Dakota State Wrestling Tournament in 2017 and 2018. SD - HB1082 Revise certain provisions regarding licensure for the lending of money. SD - HB1140 Revise certain provisions regarding access to public water. SD - SCR7 Supporting the State of Israel. SD - HB1189 Revise certain provisions and penalties regarding inducements for school attendance and overreporting of school enrollment. SD - HJR1003 Rescinding House Joint Resolution 1001, adopted by the Ninetieth Legislature of the State of South Dakota. SD - SB100 Establish certain provisions related to grant monitoring and review and to revise certain record retention policies. 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 - HC1027 Honoring and thanking Spink County Deputy Sheriff Jason Kraft for his brave and honorable service and his heroic life saving actions. SD - SB71 Revise certain provisions related to a license renewal for the practice of medicine, osteopathy, surgery, or obstetrics. SD - SB80 Establish term limits for members of the Board of Regents. SD - HB1104 Revise certain provisions regarding the arrest of certain victims of domestic abuse. SD - SB95 Revise certain provisions regarding ingestion of certain controlled substances. SD - SB74 Create an exception to the minimum difference in age between adoptive parent and child and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1083 Revise certain provisions regarding permits to carry a concealed pistol and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1123 Prohibit certain persons suffering from a severe mental illness from receiving capital punishment. SD - SC53 Celebrating the memory and homecoming of Sergeant Philip James Iyotte and honoring him for his selfless service and ultimate sacrifice during the Korean War. SD - HB1162 Provide for the placement of a proposed constitutional amendment on the ballot at a special election held at the same time as the next primary election, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. SD - SB181 Provide for the Servicemember Firearms Protection Act. SD - SB89 Establish term limits for members of the Board of Education Standards. SD - SC47 Congratulating and honoring Laurie Macziewski on her retirement from thirty-seven years of teaching at Madison Elementary School. SD - SB137 Revise certain provisions regarding the minimum hunting age. SD - HB1078 Revise certain provisions regarding the removal of security freezes. SD - HB1073 Provide for the protection of free speech on the campuses of public institutions of higher education. SD - SB173 Establish certain provisions regarding microbreweries and malt beverage manufacturers. SD - SC40 Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard's 114th Fighter Wing on being awarded the Distinguished Flying Unit Plaque. SD - SC35 Honoring the 2018 South Dakota Boys & Girls Clubs of America's Youth of the Year finalists. SD - SB78 Revise the membership of the Board of Education Standards to include the chairs of the Senate and House committees on education. SD - HB1093 Authorize certain insurance transactions and policies in a language other than English. SD - HC1023 Recognizing and congratulating Oran Sorenson on his induction into the State Wrestling Hall of Fame. SD - HCR1005 Commending and recognizing the numerous contributions made by South Dakota's social workers and recognizing March 2018 as National Social Work Month. SD - HB1185 Establish provisions regarding the storage of wine at certain licensed premises. SD - SB105 Authorize a health care practitioner to administer a toxicology test to an infant under certain circumstances. SD - HB1166 Revise certain provisions regarding waivers recommended by the School Finance Accountability Board. SD - SB164 Prohibit certain instances of inserting a urinary catheter without consent of the patient. SD - SCR14 Encouraging Congress and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to overturn the rules regarding electronic logging devices. SD - HC1013 Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its seventieth anniversary on June 14-16, 2018. 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 - HB1244 Revise certain provisions regarding the renewal of driver licenses by a member of the armed forces and their families. 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 - HB1106 Authorize hunting preference points to be granted to persons age ten years or older. 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 - HCR1002 Recognizing the great need and offering support for additional mental health services in western South Dakota. SD - HB1205 Require certain health benefit plans to provide coverage to persons with a serious medical condition for certain dental care services. SD - SC41 Commending and honoring the service and sacrifice of Army Corporal Branden Stackenwalt of Rapid City to our country and to soldiers recovering from post traumatic stress disorder. SD - HC1026 Honoring Sylvan Vigness, a veteran of the United States Navy, who received a Purple Heart for injuries sustained during the Second World War for his outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the people of the State of South Dakota and the United States. SD - SC8 Honoring and commending Rick Williamson for his service to our state and nation and for his service as state commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars. SD - SC45 Commending and honoring Greysen Hertting of the University of South Dakota, for being named the Summit League Diver of the Year for the fourth consecutive season. SD - HB1126 Revise certain provisions regarding forensic medical examinations for victims of rape or sexual offense. 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 - HCR1008 That tobacco, alcohol, and other drug marketing have no place in the lives of the children of the state. SD - HB1251 Revise certain provisions regarding health maintenance organizations. SD - HCR1009 Encouraging awareness of alcohol as a direct cause of seven types of cancer and encourages the Department of Health to research potential awareness campaigns related to alcohol and cancer. SD - SC30 Congratulating and honoring the 2017 Canton High School Girls Golf Team and Coach Jeff Keyman for their outstanding accomplishments in 2017. SD - SB124 Provide a felony penalty for certain violations of petition circulation laws. SD - HB1167 Revise certain provisions regarding the appointment of county commissioners to county planning commissions.