+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3821 Office Address: 705 N. Sagehorn Dr. Hartford, SD 57033 + − Committees (3) SD - Government Operations and Audit (Senate) Title: chair SD - Committee on Appropriations Title: member SD - Committee on Appropriations (Senate) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (7) SD - SB121 Make an appropriation for the completion and upgrade of the South Dakota public safety radio system and to declare an emergency. SD - SB82 Revise certain provisions regarding the review of juvenile corrections. SD - SB56 Revise certain investment fee rates for employer contribution to the South Dakota future special revenue fund and certain procedures regarding employer contribution rates for the state unemployment compensation fund. SD - SB87 Revise and repeal provisions regarding coin operated washers and dryers. SD - SB147 Establish a rate-setting methodology for services delivered by community-based health and human services providers. SD - SB113 Require certain provisions to be met before distribution of the 911 emergency surcharge revenue and to revise the effective date for the sunset clause provisions that lower the 911 emergency surcharge and revise the method of distributing funds. SD - SB120 Repeal the Legislative Planning Committee and revise certain provisions regarding agency performance reviews. + − Cosponsored Bills (66) SD - SB109 Provide certain criteria for meeting the ownership requirements for classifying dwellings as owner-occupied property. SD - HB1078 Provide for the regulation of teams and team leaders regarding real estate transactions. SD - SC36 Honoring Christopher Todd Jumper of Boy Scout Troop 28, North Sioux City, South Dakota, for earning the rank of Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts of America. SD - HC1025 Honoring Phyllis Perkovich for her outstanding commitment and service to the South Dakota legislative page program and the youth of South Dakota. SD - HB1092 Revise certain alcoholic beverage licensing provisions concerning the manufacturing and sale of cider. SD - HB1184 Exempt certain persons working in postsecondary technical institutes from collective bargaining provisions. SD - SB153 Accommodate legislation on tax increment districts. SD - HB1108 Revise certain provisions regarding prejudgment interest rates. SD - SB152 Allow for the promulgation of fees only with explicit statutory authority SD - HB1093 Revise certain definitions relating to employment and workers compensation. SD - HB1173 Revise the distribution of funds from the building South Dakota fund. SD - HB1107 Revise certain provisions regarding the approval by the governing board of licenses for alcoholic beverages. SD - HB1113 Revise certain provisions regarding protection orders. SD - HB1086 Provide certain provisions requiring the official state seed certification agency to obtain liability insurance. SD - HB1172 Revise certain provisions to maintain funding for the building South Dakota fund. SD - HB1144 Revise certain provisions regarding commercial driver license disqualification for refusing to submit to a chemical analysis. SD - SB91 Revise certain provisions regarding the crime of rape. SD - SB166 Provide certain provisions excluding business-to-business lending from certain money lending limitations. SD - SB129 Revise the penalty for ingestion of marijuana. SD - HB1171 Make an appropriation to the postsecondary scholarship grant fund. SD - SB171 Establish the Government Accountability Task Force to study campaign finance and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1165 Provide for annually updated financial interest statements for any person elected to statewide or local office. SD - SB59 Delay the effective date for initiated measures and referred laws. SD - HB1191 Require cooperation with the Division of Child Support as a condition of eligibility for the SNAP program. SD - SC23 Honoring Senator Gary Cammack and his wife Amy for receiving the Olin Sims Conservation Leadership Award in January of 2017. SD - HB1149 Revise the tax on certain telecommunication services and devices. SD - HB1141 Provide for a legislative task force to consider certain legislation proposed to revise provisions regarding the constitutional amendment, initiative and referendum process in South Dakota. SD - HB1179 Revise certain provisions related to exemptions from licensure for nonresidential mortgage loans. SD - HB1152 Establish a maximum rate of interest on debt arising out of medical services. SD - SCR6 Commending and recognizing the numerous contributions made by South Dakota's social workers and recognizing March 2017 as Social Work Month. SD - HB1150 Provide for the issuance of certain hunting licenses to nonresident military veterans at the resident rate. SD - SB65 Establish the South Dakota Board of Technical Education and to revise certain provisions regarding career and technical education and postsecondary technical institutes. SD - HB1096 Provide for a criminal penalty for any person who prevents the enforcement of a secured creditor's security interest upon repossession of a motor vehicle. SD - HB1176 Revise the distribution of certain taxes collected by the Department of Revenue and to increase certain excise taxes and to make an appropriation thereof. SD - HCR1007 Strengthening and expanding sister-state ties between South Dakota and Taiwan; supporting the signing of a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) and a Bilateral Investment Agreement (BIA) with the United States; and reaffirming support for increasing Taiwan's international profile. SD - SC37 Honoring the Beresford and Alcester-Hudson School District cooperative wrestling program for an excellent season and for victorious performances in the 2017 Class B State Wrestling Tournament. SD - HCR1013 To urge the United States Department of State to approve the presidential permit application allowing the construction and operation of the TransCanada Keystone XL Pipeline between the United States and Canada. SD - SB78 Revise provisions regarding election petitions for conservation district supervisors. SD - SB122 Provide for certain alcoholic beverage licensees to allow consumption of distilled spirits under certain circumstances. SD - SB71 Revise certain provisions of the reinvestment payment program. SD - HB1109 Create provisions for prohibiting the use of handheld electronic wireless communications devices by school bus drivers. SD - HB1100 Allow law enforcement to initiate a mental illness hold in domestic abuse situations. SD - HB1121 Revise certain provisions regarding collective bargaining for teachers. SD - HB1110 Revise certain provisions regarding school bus stop violations. SD - HB1167 Allow first class municipalities to post certain information on the internet in addition to or in lieu of certain publication requirements. SD - SB140 Require schools to provide instruction in hands-only cardiopulmonary resuscitation. SD - SB157 Create an exception for possession of a certain amount of marijuana with a valid medical marijuana card from another state. SD - HB1128 Establish certain provisions regarding conflict of interest for legislators. SD - HB1160 Recover the costs of care for animals seized by law enforcement. SD - HB1174 Revise certain provisions concerning how stop lamps shall be mounted and displayed on vehicles and trailers. SD - HB1125 Make accessible to the public certain information relating to the partners in education tax credit program. SD - HB1170 Revise certain provisions regarding conflicts of interest for authority, board, or commission members. SD - HB1091 Modify certain provisions relating to concealed carry permits. SD - HC1014 Honoring the city of Mobridge for being included in the 2017 Governor's Awards for Outstanding Support of the Arts by an Organization or Business. SD - SC18 Recognizing and congratulating Jonathon A. Brown of Boy Scout Troop 1187 for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout. SD - HC1004 Honoring Raina Grimsley of Mitchell, South Dakota, Girls State Governor, and Max Hawkins of Renner, South Dakota, Boys State Governor, and commending the South Dakota American Legion and Auxiliary for their sponsorship and coordination of the Girls State and Boys State programs. SD - SCR5 Endorsing the induction of Howard Hunter, Sr. into the Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame. SD - HB1106 Create a leased residential property classification. SD - HC1001 Honoring and commending Dale Lamphere, of Sturgis, South Dakota, and his team for the monumental sculpture, "Dignity", and Norm and Eunabel McKie, of Rapid City, South Dakota, for their generous financial support of the sculpture project. SD - HC1005 Commending the entire South Dakota Army National Guard on being awarded a first place gold finish in the 2016 Army Communities of Excellence Awards. SD - HB1069 Repeal and revise certain provisions related to campaign finance and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1082 Grant limited immunity from arrest and prosecution for certain related offenses to persons who assist certain persons in need of emergency assistance or who are themselves in need of emergency assistance. SD - HB1060 Provide requirements and standards for insurers' own risk and solvency assessments. SD - SB79 Revise certain provisions regarding the display of motorcycle license plates. SD - SC24 Commending Heather Wilson on her nomination for Secretary of the United States Air Force and honoring her service to South Dakota. SD - HC1015 Honoring Mel Chandler for his outstanding service to the State of South Dakota.