+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3821 Office Address: 507 N. Smith St. Clark, SD 57225 + − Committees (6) SD - Government Operations and Audit (Senate) Title: Member SD - Health and Human Services (Senate) Title: Member SD - Judiciary (Senate) Title: Member SD - Legislative Procedure (Senate) Title: Chair SD - Legislative Procedure Title: Chair SD - Select Committee on Joint Rules Title: Chair + − Sponsored Bills (5) SD - SJR7 Rescinding House Joint Resolution 1001, adopted by the Ninetieth Legislature of the State of South Dakota. SD - SB203 Accommodate legislation to provide for certain fireworks displays. SD - SB166 Repeal certain provisions regarding the inspection of moisture and protein-measuring devices. SD - SB194 Revise certain provisions regarding registration fees of pesticide products and create the precision agriculture building fund. SD - SB167 Revise certain provisions regarding the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor. + − Cosponsored Bills (114) SD - HJR1006 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to amendments to the Constitution. SD - HC1021 Honoring and thanking Bonnie Luecke for her thirty-one years of dedicated service to Detachment 780, Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps, at South Dakota State University. SD - HB1268 Provide for revised dates to prefile legislation. SD - HB1262 Exclude certain funds from the calculation of local effort in the state aid to education formula. SD - HB1266 Provide funds for the purpose of increasing wages for certain employees of community support providers and nursing facilities. SD - SB108 Revise certain provisions regarding the practice of cosmetology. SD - SC48 Commending and honoring Chris Nilsen, who represented team USA as a pole vaulter at the IAAF World Championship in London, England. SD - SB86 Revise certain requirements when a local unit of government sells surplus property through a real estate broker. SD - SCR16 Expressing our gratitude to the 45th President of the United States, Donald J. Trump, for beginning to Make America Great Again. SD - HB1172 Revise certain provisions regarding meetings of certain public bodies. SD - SCR3 Committing the Legislature and urging the Governor, the Supreme Court, and the Attorney General to secure the blessings of life and liberty for South Dakota's posterity. SD - HB1199 Prohibit collective bargaining by employees of the Board of Regents. SD - HB1081 Repeal the sunset clause regarding the recreational use of nonmeandered water. SD - HB1264 Authorize the construction of the precision agriculture building and certain renovations at South Dakota State University, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 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 - HB1265 Enhance the foster care system in South Dakota SD - SB206 Revise certain provisions to authorize for the inclusion of legislators in the South Dakota Retirement System. SD - HC1020 Commending the Department of Game, Fish and Parks and the landowners of South Dakota on thirty years of partnership to provide public hunting access through the Walk-In Area program. SD - SB94 Establish certain provisions regarding the opportunity scholarship program. 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 - SB106 Establish certain provisions regarding the placement of a foster child with a relative or close family friend. SD - HJR1001 Proposing and submitting to the voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, removing the Legislature's authority to set legislator salaries for a regular legislative session. SD - HB1146 Revise certain provisions regarding the consumption of alcoholic beverages by passengers aboard vehicles operated by licensed carriers. SD - HB1102 Revise certain provisions regarding the use and display of the great seal of South Dakota. SD - HB1001 Revise the membership of the Executive Board of the Legislative Research Council. SD - HB1216 Provide for limits on certain out-of-state contributions to ballot question committees. SD - SB183 Provide funds to the precision agriculture fund by revising the allocation of petroleum release compensation and inspection fee revenues and online lottery revenues and to repeal the ethanol fuel fund. SD - SC9 Honoring the Brookings County Youth Mentoring Program. SD - SR1 Confirming the legitimacy of, and South Dakota's support for, the 1868 Treaty of Fort Laramie. SD - HB1255 Revise the authority of the interim Rules Review Committee to revert a rule to any step in the rules adoption process. SD - SR4 Affirming South Dakota's state and federal elected officials to uphold their sworn duty by taking all legal actions available to combat illegal immigration and the trafficking of illegal aliens within our state. 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 - HB1197 Prohibit public school administrators from participating in collective bargaining. SD - SB125 Clarify the authority of the Government Operations and Audit Committee to issue a subpoena. SD - SCR7 Supporting the State of Israel. SD - SB182 Revise certain provisions regarding the crime of rape. SD - HB1090 Revise the deposits of the proceeds from the sale of certain surplus real estate at the South Dakota Veterans' Home. SD - HJR1003 Rescinding House Joint Resolution 1001, adopted by the Ninetieth Legislature of the State of South Dakota. SD - HB1198 Prohibit school districts from compensating official labor union representatives or negotiators. SD - SB76 Revise certain provisions regarding voter registration. 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 - HB1138 Revise certain provisions regarding prostitution. 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 - HB1286 Authorize certain political parties to be classified under alternative political status, to revise certain provisions regarding nominating petitions, and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1104 Revise certain provisions regarding the arrest of certain victims of domestic abuse. SD - HB1157 Authorize certain alcohol manufacturers and wholesalers to enter into sponsorship agreements with certain alcohol retail licensees. SD - HB1232 Revise the payment for the dual credit program. SD - SB191 Provide certain venue for enforcement of protection orders and conditions for no contact. SD - SB92 Provide a felony penalty for the intentional injury or disfigurement by certain corrosive materials. SD - SB74 Create an exception to the minimum difference in age between adoptive parent and child and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1217 Repeal a provision that prohibits hunting of mourning doves on certain property. SD - HB1120 Provide equal access for all students to activities sponsored by the South Dakota High School Activities Association or school districts. SD - SB110 Establish certain findings pertaining to pre-abortion counseling practices by abortion providers in South Dakota and to amend provisions regarding mandatory third-party pre-abortion counseling. SD - HB1133 Revise certain provisions regarding operating a vehicle after consumption of a controlled drug or substance. SD - SB128 Revise certain provisions regarding ballot question committees. SD - SB93 Revise certain provisions regarding the intentional exposure of others to certain diseases. 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 - SB144 Revise certain provisions related to party affiliation on voter registration cards. SD - SB181 Provide for the Servicemember Firearms Protection Act. SD - SB8 Establish provisions as to how campaign contribution limits apply to certain aggregate contributions. SD - SB112 Repeal certain provisions requiring the attorney general to obtain the consent of the Governor prior to commencing an investigation. SD - HB1314 Revise certain provisions regarding the calculation of fall enrollment for the purposes of education funding. SD - SB138 Revise certain provisions regarding the appointment of wind energy tax revenue to school districts. SD - HJR1002 Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, regarding filling legislative vacancies. SD - HB1002 Revise certain provisions concerning campaign finance requirements. 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 - SB208 Require voter registration information to be made available to the public by certain licensing agents. SD - HB1211 Require that certain property tax opt out decisions be referred to a vote. SD - HB1269 Revise certain provisions regarding the time frame for consent in adoption proceedings. SD - SB145 Revise certain provisions related to claims regarding workers' compensation. SD - HB1210 Revise the definition of the purchase price of a motor vehicle. SD - SB103 Prohibit aliens who are not lawfully present in the United States from attending any public postsecondary educational institution or from receiving certain educational financial assistance. SD - SB172 Provide for an opt out by certain professions from the temporary licensing compact. SD - HB1270 Adjust the period of time requiring the use of lighted front and rear lamps on motor vehicles. SD - HB1079 Authorize certain physical therapists to perform dry needling as a treatment technique. SD - HB1297 Revise certain provisions regarding capital outlay obligations. SD - HB1233 Require maintenance and repair funding for new nonrevenue generating buildings or facilities at institutions of higher education. SD - SB200 Prohibit certain actions by the state regarding refugee resettlement. SD - HB1276 Provide a property tax exemption to parents of certain students receiving alternative instruction. SD - HB1203 Authorize the secretary of state to enforce the laws that have been enacted to be under the supervision of the Office of the Secretary of State. SD - HB1089 Repeal the South Dakota certified beef program and to transfer remaining funds from the South Dakota certified beef fund. SD - SB131 Create the career and technical education consortium grant program and the career and technical education consortium fund. SD - HB1195 Revise certain provisions regarding refunds of motor vehicle license fees. SD - SCR14 Encouraging Congress and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to overturn the rules regarding electronic logging devices. 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 - HB1271 Revise certain provisions regarding the carrying of certain guns on certain premises. SD - HB1174 Revise certain provisions regarding rights for crime victims. SD - SCR8 Requesting federal natural resource agencies to refrain from designating wilderness areas in South Dakota without approval of the Legislature. SD - HB1215 Revise certain provisions regarding reorganization of certain school districts with low enrollment. SD - HC1015 Honoring Brian Garrett for his outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the Oglala Lakota people. SD - SC49 Commending and honoring Emily Grove, who represented team USA as a pole vaulter at the IAAF World Championships in London, England. SD - HB1077 Update certain language regarding capital punishment and to revise the mandatory sentence for persons with an intellectual disability convicted of murder in the first degree. SD - HB1287 Revise certain provisions regarding multiple employer trusts. 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 - SJR2 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the militia of the state. SD - SR2 Affirming the constitutional private property protections of South Dakota farmers and ranchers. 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 - HB1209 Require a National Instant Criminal Background Check for certain concealed carry permits. 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 - SB102 Revise certain provisions defining gifts from registered lobbyists to public officials. SD - SB7 Revise certain provisions concerning campaign finance limits. SD - SB109 Repeal the licensing requirements for interpreters for the deaf. SD - SB107 Repeal the licensing requirements for barbers. 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 - SC30 Congratulating and honoring the 2017 Canton High School Girls Golf Team and Coach Jeff Keyman for their outstanding accomplishments in 2017.