+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3821 Office Address: PO Box 95 Big Stone City, SD 57216 + − Committees (5) SD - Appropriations (Senate) Title: Chair SD - Government Operations and Audit (Senate) Title: Member SD - Committee on Appropriations Title: Member SD - Committee on Appropriations (Senate) Title: Chair SD - Lean Methodology Subcommittee Title: Member + − Sponsored Bills (6) SD - SC34 Commending and honoring the Deuel County High School Gymnastics Team for winning the 2019 State A Gymnastics Championship. SD - SC37 Commending and honoring Korbin Leddy as a recipient of a 2019 Prudential Spirit of Community Award. SD - SB132 Accommodate legislation on education. SD - SB133 Accommodate legislation to lower the state sales and use tax. SD - SB131 Accommodate legislation on Medicaid provider reimbursements. SD - SB134 Accommodate legislation on Medicaid. + − Cosponsored Bills (38) SD - HB1055 Require parental notification and agreement before the institution of an order to withhold resuscitation from certain patients. SD - HB1124 Require health care facilities that perform mammography to inform mammography patients on breast density. SD - SC30 Commending, honoring, and thanking President George H. W. Bush for his many years of great service to our country. SD - SC33 Honoring Cammack Ranch as the 2018 Leopold Conservation Award recipient. SD - SC35 Recognizing and honoring the bravery of the Beresford FFA students who quickly and courageously acted to help the residents of a burning apartment building. SD - SC36 Honoring the Canton High School wrestling team for their outstanding accomplishments during the 2018-2019 season. SD - HB1234 Provide funding to schools from the contractor's excise tax on concentrated animal feeding operations. SD - SB84 Authorize the possession and administration of opioid antagonists by school district and nonpublic school personnel, and to declare an emergency. SD - SB85 Revise the deadline for the Department of Health's annual report regarding abortions. SD - SB86 Revise provisions regarding certain tax rates. SD - SB90 Revise provisions regarding certain financial interest statements filed by persons elected to state or local office. SD - SB101 Establish certain provisions regarding out-of-state businesses that provide disaster or emergency related work. SD - SB154 Authorize the production and transport of saltwater crustaceans. SD - SB171 Designate saltwater aquatic farms as agricultural operations. SD - HB1111 Provide for professional or occupational licensure for certain active duty military personnel and spouses. SD - SCR5 Commending Senators John Thune and Mike Rounds for their votes to confirm Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the United States Supreme Court, and wishing Associate Justice Kavanaugh well in his new role. SD - HC1002 Honoring the life of Beverly Smith. SD - HC1003 Commending and recognizing the numerous contributions made by South Dakota's social workers and recognizing March 2019 as National Social Work Month. SD - HC1010 Honoring the James Valley Christian High School Boys Cross Country Team for its outstanding performance and victory in the 2018 State Class B Cross Country Championship. SD - HC1011 Honoring and commending the city of Yankton on the 150th anniversary of its incorporation. SD - HB1067 Revise certain provisions regarding adult adoption. SD - HB1039 Provide for the use of the Obligation Recovery Center by certain postsecondary technical institutes. SD - HB1042 Exempt law enforcement from the requirements to be licensed as commercial drivers. SD - HB1051 Establish the South Dakota state seal of civics literacy program. SD - HB1121 Repeal certain provisions regarding health inspections of food service establishments. SD - HB1185 Revise provisions regarding farm wineries. SD - HB1188 Revise provisions regarding fertilizer inspection fees. SD - SC29 Honoring Lois Henry for her outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the State of South Dakota and the South Dakota Legislature. SD - HB1229 Require optional services through Medicaid to be authorized through special appropriation. SD - SC9 Commending and honoring Denise Lutkemeier, President of the Wilmot School District Board of Education, on her selection as the Associated School Boards of South Dakota's Outstanding School Board Member of South Dakota for 2018. SD - SB63 Increase the penalty for a subsequent conviction for trespass to hunt, fish, or trap. SD - SB115 Authorize the conditional carrying of a concealed pistol in the state capitol by certain persons. SD - SB51 Revise certain provisions regarding trusts. SD - HJR1005 To apply for a convention of states under Article V of the Constitution of the United States to impose fiscal restraints on the federal government, to limit the power and jurisdiction of the federal government, and to limit the terms of office for federal officials and members of Congress. SD - HC1028 Celebrating and commemorating the commissioning of the USS South Dakota. SD - SB70 Revise certain provisions regarding hospital liens. SD - HC1015 Honoring the Pierre Junior Shooters BB Gun Team for placing second in the 2018 Daisy National BB Gun Championship. SD - SB80 Make an appropriation to the Equal Access to Our Courts Commission.