+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3851 Office Address: 1938 Lincoln Ave. Hot Springs, SD 57747 + − Committees (3) SD - Judiciary (Senate) Title: chair SD - Taxation (Senate) Title: member SD - Transportation (Senate) Title: member + − Sponsored Bills (6) SD - SB94 Repeal and revise certain provisions relating to the requirements for a permit to carry a concealed pistol. SD - SB134 Prohibit the expenditure of certain public school resources for political purposes and to provide a penalty therefor. SD - SB163 Revise certain provisions regarding disclosure of contributors for independent campaign expenditures. SD - SB135 Revise certain meat labeling requirements. SD - SB115 Ensure student privacy in public school locker rooms, shower rooms, and changing facilities by restricting certain access. SD - SB86 Revise certain provisions regarding the deposit of county funds. + − Cosponsored Bills (60) 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 - HB1163 Revise certain provisions regarding the board of county commissioners. SD - HC1003 Commending the South Dakota Air National Guard 114th Fighter Wing on being awarded the Distinguished Flying Unit Plaque and for its continued demonstration of support to the local community and the state. SD - SB102 Require that the name and telephone number of an organization fighting to end sex trafficking be given, in writing, to any woman seeking an abortion. SD - HB1132 Limit the persons eligible to receive a copy of a vital record with a social security number printed on the record. SD - SB105 Reduce the excise tax imposed on the gross receipts from sale, resale, or lease of farm machinery, attachment units, and irrigation equipment. SD - HC1010 Commending and honoring the 2016 Habitat for Humanity-South Dakota Habitat Supporters of the Year. SD - SB161 Direct certain vehicle registration fees to counties with unorganized territory. SD - HB1055 Revise certain provisions regarding the need for a driver license or permit to operate certain motor vehicles. SD - HB1101 Increase the penalty for performing an abortion of an unborn child capable of feeling pain. SD - HB1145 Define a no-go zone and create a procedure to manage no-go zones. SD - SCR8 To call for the appointment of a special prosecutor. SD - SB91 Revise certain provisions regarding the crime of rape. SD - HB1139 Revise certain provisions concerning adverse possession of certain real property. SD - SC28 Honoring the 2017 South Dakota Boys & Girls Clubs of America's Youth of the Year finalists. SD - SC23 Honoring Senator Gary Cammack and his wife Amy for receiving the Olin Sims Conservation Leadership Award in January of 2017. SD - SB97 Revise certain provisions concerning the transfer of motor vehicle titles to satisfy unpaid motor vehicle repair bills. SD - HB1105 Revise certain municipal special assessment provisions. SD - SB136 Permit and regulate the practice of licensed certified professional midwives. SD - HB1094 Provide for the transfer of certain landowner hunting licenses. SD - HB1116 Revise certain standards for new construction where a building code ordinance has not been adopted. SD - SB73 Provide a special tribal veteran license plate for certain motor vehicles. SD - SCR11 Opposing physician-assisted suicide. SD - HB1056 Authorize law enforcement officers to issue certain citations not signed under oath. SD - HB1085 Revise certain provisions concerning the occupational tax imposed by business improvement districts. SD - HB1133 Require each school district to adopt a policy to provide for students with specific learning disabilities. SD - HB1075 Repeal the authority of municipalities to exercise planning and zoning powers outside corporate limits of municipalities. 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 - HC1007 Commending the South Dakota National Guard Company C, 1st Battalion, 189th Aviation Regiment of Rapid City, South Dakota, for being awarded the National Guard Association of the United States Certificate of Victory and for its continued demonstration of support to the local community and the state. SD - SB77 Provide for a fiscal note for any initiated measure, initiated amendment to the Constitution, or referred law that would have a fiscal impact on the state. SD - SCR15 Commending President Donald J. Trump in his commitment to keeping the country safe from radical Islamic terrorism. SD - SCR14 Urging the Governor to fuel the state fleet with premium E-30 fuel. SD - HCR1014 Expressing the strongest support for, and unity with, the State of Israel and recognizing Jerusalem, as Israel's undivided capital. SD - HB1193 Rescind previous applications of the State of South Dakota for the calling of a federal constitutional convention to amend the Constitution of the United States. SD - SB89 Provide certain provisions regarding liability against public entities that prohibit firearms on their premises. SD - HB1111 Revise the definition of fall enrollment for purposes of education funding. 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 - HB1189 Prohibit dismemberment abortions and to provide a penalty therefor. SD - SB142 Provide for certain updates and reports concerning research data and methods used to assess agricultural land. SD - SJR1 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 Secretary of Veterans Affairs. SD - SB168 Revise certain provisions relating to a durable power of attorney and the appointment of a guardian or conservator. SD - HC1009 Commending the South Dakota National Guard 82nd Civil Support Team of Rapid City, South Dakota, on being awarded the General John J. Pershing Trophy and for its continued demonstration of support to the local community and the state. SD - SB126 Require the Department of Education to use a competitive bidding process when acquiring academic assessments. SD - SB92 Extend the date a school district is required to bring reserve funds down to a certain percentage. SD - SC20 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard 153rd Engineer Battalion of Huron, South Dakota, for being awarded the Major General Milton A. Reckord Trophy and for its continued demonstration of support to the local community and the state. 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 - HJR1001 Proposing and submitting to the voters at the next general election an amendment to Article XXI of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to fishing, hunting, and trapping. SD - SCR7 To urge and request law enforcement and governmental agencies in South Dakota to avoid and suspend all contacts and outreach activities with the Council on American Islamic Relations. 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 - HCR1010 Prohibiting officials and employees of the South Dakota Department of Education and members of the South Dakota Board of Education from joining certain organizations or consortia that may present a conflict of interest. SD - SB144 Provide for the Servicemember Firearms Protection Act. SD - HB1095 Revise certain provisions regarding resident fishing possession limits. SD - SB72 Revise certain provisions regarding the consideration of joint physical custody of a minor. SD - HB1072 Repeal and revise certain provisions relating to permits to carry a concealed pistol. SD - SB74 Exempt the elected members of the governing board of any federally recognized Indian tribe from the requirement to register as lobbyists. SD - HB1131 Revise certain provisions concerning sales taxes collected from sellers located outside of the state. SD - HC1024 Commending and honoring the South Dakota Department of Transportation on the one hundredth anniversary of its creation. SD - SB139 Provide for the permitting of waterfowl outfitters, and to dedicate fees and surcharges paid by waterfowl outfitters for use on certain game production areas. SD - HC1006 Commending the South Dakota Army National Guard 153rd Engineer Battalion of Huron, South Dakota, for being awarded the Walter T. Kerwin Jr. Readiness Award and for its continued demonstration of support to the local community and the state. SD - HC1015 Honoring Mel Chandler for his outstanding service to the State of South Dakota.