+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3821 Office Address: + − Committees (3) SD - Government Operations and Audit (Senate) Title: vice chair SD - Committee on Appropriations Title: member SD - Committee on Appropriations (Senate) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (4) SD - SB153 Accommodate legislation on tax increment districts. SD - SB152 Allow for the promulgation of fees only with explicit statutory authority SD - SB133 Accommodate legislation regarding the Missouri River. SD - SB129 Revise the penalty for ingestion of marijuana. + − Cosponsored Bills (57) SD - HB1200 Revise certain provisions regarding contributions to ballot question committees. SD - SB170 Revise certain provisions regarding the maximum width restriction for farm implements operated on a public highway 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 - SB121 Make an appropriation for the completion and upgrade of the South Dakota public safety radio system and to declare an emergency. 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 - HB1184 Exempt certain persons working in postsecondary technical institutes from collective bargaining provisions. SD - SB67 Revise the method used to calculate the petition signatures to place initiated measures on the ballot and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1173 Revise the distribution of funds from the building South Dakota fund. SD - HB1187 Revise the process by which courts consider appeals of decisions regarding conditional use requests. SD - HB1107 Revise certain provisions regarding the approval by the governing board of licenses for alcoholic beverages. 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 - HC1010 Commending and honoring the 2016 Habitat for Humanity-South Dakota Habitat Supporters of the Year. SD - HB1061 Revise certain provisions regarding consent for correspondence through electronic mail by enrolled customers of portable electronics. SD - HB1172 Revise certain provisions to maintain funding for the building South Dakota fund. SD - SB166 Provide certain provisions excluding business-to-business lending from certain money lending limitations. SD - HB1122 Clarify certain provisions regarding the process to be excused from public school attendance. SD - HB1140 Establish certain provisions regarding contract carriers of railroad employees. SD - SB59 Delay the effective date for initiated measures and referred laws. SD - SC23 Honoring Senator Gary Cammack and his wife Amy for receiving the Olin Sims Conservation Leadership Award in January of 2017. SD - HB1179 Revise certain provisions related to exemptions from licensure for nonresidential mortgage loans. SD - SCR11 Opposing physician-assisted suicide. SD - SB61 Update, revise, and repeal certain provisions relating to nurse practitioners and nurse midwives. SD - SB141 Revise certain provisions relating to child support. SD - HB1085 Revise certain provisions concerning the occupational tax imposed by business improvement districts. 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 - HC1011 Honoring Cronin Farms as the 2016 Leopold Conservation Award recipient. 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 - 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 - SB71 Revise certain provisions of the reinvestment payment program. SD - HB1100 Allow law enforcement to initiate a mental illness hold in domestic abuse situations. SD - SB162 Authorize the Board of Regents to contract for the design, renovation of, and addition to, the Animal Disease Research and Diagnostic Laboratory on the campus of South Dakota State University and to make an appropriation therefor. SD - SB140 Require schools to provide instruction in hands-only cardiopulmonary resuscitation. SD - HB1128 Establish certain provisions regarding conflict of interest for legislators. 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 - HC1008 Honoring the Pierre Junior Shooters BB Gun Team for winning the 2016 Daisy National BB Gun Championship. 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 - HB1106 Create a leased residential property classification. SD - SB144 Provide for the Servicemember Firearms Protection Act. SD - HB1123 Revise certain provisions regarding the participation of home school students in certain interscholastic activities. 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 - HB1074 Provide for limits on certain out-of-state contributions to ballot question committees. 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 - HB1072 Repeal and revise certain provisions relating to permits to carry a concealed pistol. 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 - HB1124 Exempt a person with a commercial driver license from the requirement to have a hazardous materials endorsement on the license under certain conditions. SD - SC24 Commending Heather Wilson on her nomination for Secretary of the United States Air Force and honoring her service to South Dakota. SD - SB123 Revise the area where certain nonresident waterfowl licenses may be issued. SD - HC1015 Honoring Mel Chandler for his outstanding service to the State of South Dakota.