+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3821 Office Address: 507 N. Smith St. Clark, SD 57225 + − Committees (5) SD - Legislative Procedure (Senate) Title: Chair SD - State Affairs (Senate) Title: Member SD - Legislative Procedure Title: Chair SD - Committee on Appropriations Title: Member SD - Committee on Appropriations (Senate) Title: Member + − Sponsored Bills (14) SD - SC826 Honoring Johnson Farms as the 2019 Leopold Conservation Award recipient. SD - SB90 Revise the distribution of motor fuel tax revenue, create a small structure and large culvert fund, provide for the use and administration of the fund, and to make an appropriation thereof. SD - SB142 Establish certain restrictions regarding the state subsidized dual credit program. SD - SB192 Create the small business economic disaster relief subfund, to provide for the transfer of certain funds into the subfund, to authorize the Economic Development Finance Authority to make a grant to the subfund, to provide for the continuous appropriation of the subfund, and to declare an emergency. SD - SB144 Create the road improvement priority fund, provide for the distribution of the fund, make an appropriation, and to declare an emergency. SD - SB3 Revise certain provisions regarding documents of the Legislature. SD - SB108 Revise the time period allowable for certain covenants not to compete. SD - SB79 Modify provisions regarding the building of fences across certain unimproved highways. SD - SB94 Revise provisions for taxes levied by the board of a school district for the capital outlay fund. SD - SB189 Provide exemptions from certain requirements for the 2019-2020 school year and to declare an emergency. SD - SB188 Account for educational opportunities provided to students during a state of emergency and to declare an emergency. SD - SB143 Establish certain restrictions regarding funds from the state subsidized dual credit program for certain students. SD - SJR503 Rescinding House Joint Resolutions calling for a constitutional convention for the sole purpose of changing the Constitution of the United States. SD - SB123 Make an appropriation for the Literacy Intervention Program and to declare an emergency. + − Cosponsored Bills (92) SD - HB1001 Repeal certain provisions regarding the organization of the Legislature. SD - HB1002 Revise certain provisions regarding documents of the Legislature. SD - HB1003 Repeal certain provisions regarding legislative employees. SD - HB1057 Prohibit certain acts against children and provide a penalty therefor. SD - HB1059 Revise certain provisions regarding hunting with drones. SD - HB1060 Revise certain provisions regarding the use of the aeronautics fund. SD - HB1062 Increase the financial empowerment of state residents. SD - HB1065 Revise drone surveillance protections. SD - HB1066 Revise and repeal provisions regarding aviation. SD - HB1067 Modify certain provisions regarding notice, service, and execution of judgments in forceable entry and detainer actions. SD - HB1068 Include out-of-state convictions for the basis of an enhanced penalty for the crime of stalking. SD - HB1069 Authorize certain veterans to attend courses offered at postsecondary technical institutes without payment of tuition. SD - HB1072 Place certain substances on the controlled substances schedule. SD - HB1073 Authorize special event alcohol licenses for full-service restaurant licensees. SD - HB1077 Establish certain requirements regarding funeral processions. SD - HB1079 Authorize a county to assess an administration fee for the processing of certain title applications. SD - HB1085 Provide for permanent daylight savings time. SD - HB1094 Repeal certain provisions regarding permits for concealed pistols. SD - HB1095 Revise requirements regarding hunting mentors. SD - HB1097 Modify requirements for a marriage license. SD - HB1099 Authorize counties to impose a temporary voter-approved half-cent sales and use tax and to issue revenue bonds to fund certain county infrastructure construction. SD - HB1101 Provide for the reinstatement of a driver license under certain conditions. SD - HB1102 Make an appropriation to reimburse the aeronautics fund. SD - HB1112 Authorize the hiring of law enforcement officers by the South Dakota State Brand Board and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1119 Include certain offenses committed in another state for purposes of an enhanced penalty. SD - HB1129 Authorize the provision of telecommunications device location information to law enforcement agencies. SD - HB1130 Revise the requirements for an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1138 Establish shooting course requirements for current or former law enforcement officers seeking an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1152 Provide financial assistance for school sentinel training. SD - HB1153 Authorize the limited possession of a knife in the state capitol. SD - HB1158 Remove irreconcilable differences as a cause for divorce. SD - HB1175 Define dyslexia for the purposes of special education and related services. SD - HB1179 Authorize series limited liability companies. SD - HB1181 Revise certain provisions regarding bounties for coyotes. SD - HB1182 Provide for the renewal of an enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - HB1184 Provide limited deer and antelope licenses to landowners. SD - HB1195 Provide for the dismissal of charges against pregnant women for certain controlled substance offenses under certain circumstances. SD - HB1197 Require testing of moisture meters and protein-measuring devices. SD - HB1201 Provide for the distribution of a list of possible reasonable accommodations to students with disabilities. SD - HB1213 Provide a transfer of funds for critical teaching needs scholarships and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1219 Require certain health care professionals to recommend treatments alternative to opioids. SD - HB1231 Authorize premium cigars to be shipped and transported and modify tax provisions pertaining to premium cigars. SD - HB1235 Revise provisions regarding immunizations. SD - HB1242 Provide for the reissuance of certain enhanced permits to carry a concealed pistol and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1277 Prevent trafficking, coercion, and exploitation that occurs under the guise of obscene content. SD - HB1286 Regulate capital outlay expenditures. SD - HB1295 Revise provisions regarding contagious disease control and enforcement and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1296 Revise the authority of the Governor in times of a disaster, act of terrorism, or emergency and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1297 Grant the secretary of health certain authority during a public health emergency and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1298 Provide for the postponement of certain elections and to declare an emergency. SD - HCR6003 Supporting the Electoral College. SD - HCR6005 Commending the nation of Israel for its cordial and mutually beneficial relationship with the United States and with the State of South Dakota. SD - HCR6008 To authorize a legislative study for the continuum of care for the disabled and elderly of South Dakota. SD - HCR6015 To provide for a legislative task force to study, report, and develop and consider recommendations and proposed legislation regarding the evaluation and standardization of quality measurements of agricultural products. SD - HC8001 To honor and commend Chief Justice David Gilbertson for his dedicated services to his community and state. 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 - 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 - 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 - HC8014 Congratulating and honoring the Aberdeen Wings for an excellent season and a victorious performance in the 2019 Robertson Cup Championship. SD - HC8015 Honoring Girls State Governor Success Suehne of Sioux Falls and Boys State Governor Johnathan Smith of Sioux Falls and commending the South Dakota American Legion and Auxiliary for their sponsorship and coordination of the Girls State and Boys State programs. 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 - 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 - HC8022 Honoring the James Valley Christian High School Boys Golf team for its outstanding performance and victory in the 2019 State B Golf Championship. SD - SB54 Regulate the use of auxiliary containers. SD - SB55 Require the Board of Regents to assemble a task force to study the operations and functions of the institutions of higher education under the board's authority. SD - SB59 To protect the teaching of certain scientific information. SD - SB60 Adopt the Physical Therapist Licensure Compact. SD - SB65 Revise certain provisions pertaining to trusts. SD - SB74 Revise provisions regarding legislative candidates. SD - SB75 Provide for a habitat stamp on hunting and fishing licenses. SD - SB81 Establish eligibility criteria for out-of-state health institutions to receive financing from the Health and Educational Facilities Authority. SD - SB95 Modify certain provisions regarding the repayment of restitution. SD - SB98 Extend the notification period for possession of a concealed pistol in the state capitol. SD - SB103 Limit the disclosure of presidential election results and to provide for a suspension of such disclosure. SD - SB110 Permit the Department of Revenue to disclose tax returns and tax return information to the Legislative Research Council in certain circumstances. SD - SB116 Establish requirements certain state entities must follow when applying for federal grants. SD - SB120 Establish exceptions regarding the possession of a pistol by a minor. SD - SB140 Provide for the resolution of alleged certain disability violations. SD - SB149 Revise provisions regarding emblem specialty plates. SD - SB155 Provide for step therapy protocol regarding certain prescription drugs. SD - SB162 Provide limitations on the use of lighting equipment while hunting. SD - SB163 Establish certain restrictions on the foreign ownership of agricultural land. SD - SB165 Require all wind energy facilities to include an aircraft detection lighting system. SD - SB166 Provide a transfer of funds for the postsecondary scholarship grant fund and to declare an emergency. SD - SB168 Limit the amount of other revenue that is counted as local effort in the state aid to education formula. SD - SB187 Revise certain provisions regarding reemployment assistance benefits in response to Coronavirus Disease 2019 and to declare an emergency. SD - SB190 Revise certain driver licensing requirements to allow for an extension during a statewide emergency or disaster and to declare an emergency. SD - SB191 Provide emergency authority to counties, community improvement districts, and municipalities in the event of a public health crisis and to declare an emergency. SD - SB193 Revise Senate Bill 38, An Act to revise the General Appropriations Act for fiscal year 2020, as previously enacted by the Ninety-fifth Session of the South Dakota Legislature. SD - SR702 Calling for statewide recognition of South Dakota's military veteran entrepreneurs and Bunker Labs of Rapid City. SD - SC809 To honor and commend the late Senator Gene Abdallah for his dedicated service to his community and state.