+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3821 Office Address: PO Box 312 Vermillion, SD 57069 + − Committees (3) SD - Government Operations and Audit (Senate) Title: Member SD - Health and Human Services (Senate) Title: Member SD - Judiciary (Senate) Title: Vice-Chair + − Sponsored Bills (6) SD - SB138 Amend parole provisions regarding life sentences. SD - SB89 Revise provisions regarding victim's rights. SD - SB172 Revise provisions regarding civil forfeiture. SD - SB64 Prohibit capital punishment for any person suffering from a severe mental illness. SD - SB82 Provide for a risk protection order authorizing the seizure of firearms and ammunition. SD - SB85 Establish an annual fee for certain electric motor vehicles and electric hybrid motor vehicles. + − Cosponsored Bills (43) SD - HB1207 Extend the termination date for the Juvenile Justice Public Safety Oversight Council. SD - HB1059 Revise certain provisions regarding hunting with drones. SD - HB1101 Provide for the reinstatement of a driver license under certain conditions. SD - HB1102 Make an appropriation to reimburse the aeronautics fund. SD - HB1107 Define style and form and authorize the code commission to make certain style and form edits to legislative acts. SD - HB1109 Revise the Uniform Limited Liability Company Act. SD - HB1169 Prohibit the use of certain electronic devices while driving. SD - HB1171 Require commercial pesticide applicators to maintain proof of financial responsibility. SD - HB1267 Designate Orion as the official constellation of South Dakota. 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 - HB1083 Rename the postsecondary technical institutes as technical colleges. 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 - HB1118 Revise the boundaries of certain water development districts and to revise certain provisions regarding the election of the board of directors and the levying of taxes in the affected districts. SD - HB1123 Revise provisions regarding termination of a lease by a victim of alleged domestic abuse. SD - HB1129 Authorize the provision of telecommunications device location information to law enforcement agencies. SD - HCR6013 Urging all South Dakotans to participate in the 2020 United States Census. SD - HB1131 Prohibit the use of misleading identification for telephonic communications. SD - SB136 Authorize certain witnesses to be accompanied by a certified therapeutic dog in a criminal proceeding. 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 - SB65 Revise certain provisions pertaining to trusts. SD - SB75 Provide for a habitat stamp on hunting and fishing licenses. SD - SB113 Revise certain provisions regarding instruction permits and restricted minor's driving permits. SD - HB1066 Revise and repeal provisions regarding aviation. SD - HB1065 Revise drone surveillance protections. SD - HB1074 Revise certain provisions regarding the required time that sexual assault kits be preserved. 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 - HC8008 Recognizing and honoring the Veterans Honor Park in Madison, 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 - HC8006 Honoring South Dakota Chief Deputy Attorney General Charles McGuigan for receiving the 2019 Senior Staff of the Year Award from the National Association of Attorneys General in Washington D.C. 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 - SC801 Celebrating and honoring Tabor's Annual Czech Days festivities on the occasion of its seventy-second Anniversary. SD - SCR603 Recognizing June 5, 2020, as Gun Safety Awareness Day. SD - HB1063 Revise certain provisions regarding the purchase, distribution, and sale of tobacco products to persons under the age of twenty-one. SD - HB1068 Include out-of-state convictions for the basis of an enhanced penalty for the crime of stalking. 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 - HB1143 Prohibit school districts from using school or athletic team names, mascots, or nicknames that are determined to be racially derogatory or discriminatory. SD - HB1205 Revise provisions regarding a custodial parent relocating a minor child. SD - HB1108 Adopt the Uniform Civil Remedies for Unauthorized Disclosure of Intimate Images Act. SD - SB60 Adopt the Physical Therapist Licensure Compact. SD - SB80 Revise certain sheriff's fees and costs.