+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3821 Office Address: 132 N. Harmon Dr. Mitchell, SD 57301 + − Committees (3) SD - Agriculture and Natural Resources (Senate) Title: member SD - Judiciary (Senate) Title: member SD - Transportation (Senate) Title: chair + − Sponsored Bills (8) SD - SB103 Authorize townships to levy a capital improvement property tax for secondary roads, bridges, and culverts. SD - SC25 Honoring Macy Miller of Mitchell, South Dakota, for an outstanding high school basketball career. SD - SB3 Provide for mediation of certain drainage disputes. SD - SB1 Revise certain taxes and fees to fund improvements to public roads and bridges in South Dakota, to increase the maximum speed limit on interstate highways, and to declare an emergency. SD - SB149 Revise certain provisions regarding the maximum wheel tax that may be imposed by a county. SD - SB150 Require certain motor vehicles to pay an additional registration fee. SD - SB148 Increase the tax on certain motor fuels to finance improvements on the public highways and bridges. SD - SB151 Revise the distribution of the revenue from petroleum release compensation and tank inspection fees. + − Cosponsored Bills (34) SD - SB100 Create a leased residential property classification. SD - SB181 Enhance higher education affordability and to make an appropriation therefor. SD - SCR7 Commending and recognizing the numerous contributions made by South Dakota's social workers. SD - HB1067 Establish maximum reproduction costs for medical records. SD - SC21 Recognizing and commending the 100th anniversary of the Order of the Arrow, the National Honor Society of the Boy Scouts of America. SD - SB108 Revise certain provisions relating to aggravated DUI's. SD - HB1132 Revise certain provisions regarding the titling of motor vehicles, boats, mobile homes, and manufactured homes and the issuance of temporary permits by licensed dealers. SD - HB1209 Revise certain provisions relating to changes in terms of credit card agreements. SD - HB1213 Increase the motor vehicle excise tax to finance improvements on the public highways and bridges. SD - SB81 Require persons convicted of driving a vehicle while under influence of alcohol, drugs, or intoxicants to pay certain costs to the county. SD - HB1121 Authorize township boards to establish speed zones on township roads. SD - HB1122 Authorize township boards to designate certain roads as no maintenance roads. SD - HB1095 Provide access to abandoned cemeteries and private burying grounds. SD - HB1005 Repeal the foundation program fund and references thereto. SD - SB146 Authorize funding for an honor guard detail for deceased veterans and to make an appropriation therefor. SD - SCR6 To direct the Department of Education to ensure South Dakota students are well-versed in civics and government. SD - HC1022 Honoring the Pierre Junior Shooters BB Gun Team for winning the 2014 Daisy National BB Gun Championship. SD - SB109 Establish a grant program for adult community residential services designed to reduce the risk of recidivism, to provide a report to the Legislature, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. SD - HB1087 Authorize trust protectors to be a party to a legal action to remove trustees or pursue legal action for and on behalf of trusts. SD - SB155 Establish a voluntary list of disassociated persons for exclusion or removal from licensed gaming institutions. SD - SCR1 Commending the improvements to health care in South Dakota achieved by the system of care established by the community-based Mission: Lifeline initiative. SD - HC1036 Honoring and Commending Abbigail Boner of Castlewood, South Dakota, for receiving a 2015 Prudential Spirit of Community Award. SD - SB2 Provide for the establishment of river basin natural resource districts. SD - SB114 Encourage and protect the teaching of certain scientific information. SD - SB128 Revise certain provisions concerning the general requirements that vehicle owners must satisfy before applying for military plates. SD - SB89 Require the development of school safety plans and to require the conduct of lockdown drills in accredited schools. SD - SB105 Provide Legislators access to the state capitol complex tunnel system. SD - HB1086 Establish the Economic Contingencies Work Group to ascertain the effects of a significant and extended national economic crisis on South Dakota. SD - SC5 Recognizing and honoring South Dakota Farmers Union for its 100th birthday. SD - HJR1003 Proposing and submitting to the electors at the next general election an amendment to Article XIV of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, relating to the authority of the Board of Regents. SD - SB73 Improve public safety regarding juvenile justice. SD - HCR1007 Opposing the EPA's guidelines to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from existing fossil fuel-fired power plants in a manner that will cause economic harm. SD - HB1072 Provide that certain information regarding postsecondary technical institutes be given to parents and guardians of students in middle schools and high schools. SD - SB177 Establish a youth minimum wage.