+ − 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 - SB167 Revise certain provisions regarding the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor. SD - SB194 Revise certain provisions regarding registration fees of pesticide products and create the precision agriculture building fund. + − Cosponsored Bills (114) SD - HB1001 Revise the membership of the Executive Board of the Legislative Research Council. SD - HB1002 Revise certain provisions concerning campaign finance requirements. 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 - 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 - HB1079 Authorize certain physical therapists to perform dry needling as a treatment technique. SD - HB1081 Repeal the sunset clause regarding the recreational use of nonmeandered water. SD - HB1089 Repeal the South Dakota certified beef program and to transfer remaining funds from the South Dakota certified beef fund. SD - HB1090 Revise the deposits of the proceeds from the sale of certain surplus real estate at the South Dakota Veterans' Home. SD - HB1102 Revise certain provisions regarding the use and display of the great seal of South Dakota. SD - HB1103 Require state agencies to comply with the appropriate display or use of the state seal. SD - HB1104 Revise certain provisions regarding the arrest of certain victims of domestic abuse. SD - HB1120 Provide equal access for all students to activities sponsored by the South Dakota High School Activities Association or school districts. SD - HB1133 Revise certain provisions regarding operating a vehicle after consumption of a controlled drug or substance. SD - HB1138 Revise certain provisions regarding prostitution. SD - HB1146 Revise certain provisions regarding the consumption of alcoholic beverages by passengers aboard vehicles operated by licensed carriers. SD - HB1157 Authorize certain alcohol manufacturers and wholesalers to enter into sponsorship agreements with certain alcohol retail licensees. 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 - HB1172 Revise certain provisions regarding meetings of certain public bodies. SD - HB1174 Revise certain provisions regarding rights for crime victims. SD - HB1195 Revise certain provisions regarding refunds of motor vehicle license fees. SD - HB1197 Prohibit public school administrators from participating in collective bargaining. SD - HB1198 Prohibit school districts from compensating official labor union representatives or negotiators. SD - HB1199 Prohibit collective bargaining by employees of the Board of Regents. 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 - HB1209 Require a National Instant Criminal Background Check for certain concealed carry permits. SD - HB1210 Revise the definition of the purchase price of a motor vehicle. SD - HB1211 Require that certain property tax opt out decisions be referred to a vote. SD - HB1215 Revise certain provisions regarding reorganization of certain school districts with low enrollment. SD - HB1216 Provide for limits on certain out-of-state contributions to ballot question committees. SD - HB1217 Repeal a provision that prohibits hunting of mourning doves on certain property. SD - HB1232 Revise the payment for the dual credit program. SD - HB1233 Require maintenance and repair funding for new nonrevenue generating buildings or facilities at institutions of higher education. SD - HB1255 Revise the authority of the interim Rules Review Committee to revert a rule to any step in the rules adoption process. SD - HB1262 Exclude certain funds from the calculation of local effort in the state aid to education formula. 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 - HB1265 Enhance the foster care system in South Dakota SD - HB1266 Provide funds for the purpose of increasing wages for certain employees of community support providers and nursing facilities. SD - HB1268 Provide for revised dates to prefile legislation. SD - HB1269 Revise certain provisions regarding the time frame for consent in adoption proceedings. SD - HB1270 Adjust the period of time requiring the use of lighted front and rear lamps on motor vehicles. SD - HB1271 Revise certain provisions regarding the carrying of certain guns on certain premises. SD - HB1276 Provide a property tax exemption to parents of certain students receiving alternative instruction. 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 - HB1287 Revise certain provisions regarding multiple employer trusts. SD - HB1297 Revise certain provisions regarding capital outlay obligations. SD - HB1314 Revise certain provisions regarding the calculation of fall enrollment for the purposes of education funding. 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 - 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 - HJR1003 Rescinding House Joint Resolution 1001, adopted by the Ninetieth Legislature of the State of South Dakota. 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - HC1015 Honoring Brian Garrett for his outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the Oglala Lakota people. 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - HC1027 Honoring and thanking Spink County Deputy Sheriff Jason Kraft for his brave and honorable service and his heroic life saving actions. 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 - SB7 Revise certain provisions concerning campaign finance limits. SD - SB8 Establish provisions as to how campaign contribution limits apply to certain aggregate contributions. SD - SB71 Revise certain provisions related to a license renewal for the practice of medicine, osteopathy, surgery, or obstetrics. SD - SB74 Create an exception to the minimum difference in age between adoptive parent and child and to declare an emergency. SD - SB76 Revise certain provisions regarding voter registration. SD - SB86 Revise certain requirements when a local unit of government sells surplus property through a real estate broker. 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 - SB92 Provide a felony penalty for the intentional injury or disfigurement by certain corrosive materials. SD - SB93 Revise certain provisions regarding the intentional exposure of others to certain diseases. SD - SB94 Establish certain provisions regarding the opportunity scholarship program. SD - SB100 Establish certain provisions related to grant monitoring and review and to revise certain record retention policies. SD - SB102 Revise certain provisions defining gifts from registered lobbyists to public officials. 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 - SB106 Establish certain provisions regarding the placement of a foster child with a relative or close family friend. SD - SB107 Repeal the licensing requirements for barbers. SD - SB108 Revise certain provisions regarding the practice of cosmetology. SD - SB109 Repeal the licensing requirements for interpreters for the deaf. 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 - SB112 Repeal certain provisions requiring the attorney general to obtain the consent of the Governor prior to commencing an investigation. SD - SB125 Clarify the authority of the Government Operations and Audit Committee to issue a subpoena. SD - SB128 Revise certain provisions regarding ballot question committees. SD - SB131 Create the career and technical education consortium grant program and the career and technical education consortium fund. SD - SB138 Revise certain provisions regarding the appointment of wind energy tax revenue to school districts. SD - SB144 Revise certain provisions related to party affiliation on voter registration cards. SD - SB145 Revise certain provisions related to claims regarding workers' compensation. SD - SB172 Provide for an opt out by certain professions from the temporary licensing compact. SD - SB173 Establish certain provisions regarding microbreweries and malt beverage manufacturers. SD - SB181 Provide for the Servicemember Firearms Protection Act. SD - SB182 Revise certain provisions regarding the crime of rape. 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 - SB191 Provide certain venue for enforcement of protection orders and conditions for no contact. SD - SB200 Prohibit certain actions by the state regarding refugee resettlement. SD - SB206 Revise certain provisions to authorize for the inclusion of legislators in the South Dakota Retirement System. SD - SB208 Require voter registration information to be made available to the public by certain licensing agents. SD - SR1 Confirming the legitimacy of, and South Dakota's support for, the 1868 Treaty of Fort Laramie. SD - SR2 Affirming the constitutional private property protections of South Dakota farmers and ranchers. 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 - 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 - 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 - SCR7 Supporting the State of Israel. SD - SCR8 Requesting federal natural resource agencies to refrain from designating wilderness areas in South Dakota without approval of the Legislature. 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 - SCR14 Encouraging Congress and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to overturn the rules regarding electronic logging devices. SD - SCR16 Expressing our gratitude to the 45th President of the United States, Donald J. Trump, for beginning to Make America Great Again. 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 - SC9 Honoring the Brookings County Youth Mentoring Program. SD - SC30 Congratulating and honoring the 2017 Canton High School Girls Golf Team and Coach Jeff Keyman for their outstanding accomplishments in 2017. SD - SC40 Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard's 114th Fighter Wing on being awarded the Distinguished Flying Unit Plaque. 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 - 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 - SC48 Commending and honoring Chris Nilsen, who represented team USA as a pole vaulter at the IAAF World Championship in London, England. SD - SC49 Commending and honoring Emily Grove, who represented team USA as a pole vaulter at the IAAF World Championships in London, England. 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 - SC54 Honoring and congratulating Nash Hutmacher for winning the Class "A" South Dakota State Wrestling Tournament in 2017 and 2018.