+ − Contact Information Phone: (605) 773-3821 Office Address: PO Box 237 Isabel, SD 57633 + − Committees (4) SD - Government Operations and Audit (Senate) Title: Chair SD - Committee on Appropriations Title: Member SD - Committee on Appropriations (Senate) Title: Vice-Chair SD - Revenue Projection Subcommittee Title: Vice-Chair + − Sponsored Bills (9) SD - SB67 Provide an option to sparse school districts regarding the amount of taxes collected in the capital outlay fund. SD - SB122 Impose a severance tax on the quarrying of certain minerals. SD - SB48 Authorize charges for and payment of administrative services. SD - SB134 Accommodate legislation enhancing education. SD - SB132 Accommodate legislation enhancing health care. SD - SB158 Accommodate legislation regarding refined agricultural products. SD - SB49 Add gravel to the definition of a mineral. SD - SB55 Require the Board of Regents to assemble a task force to study the possibility of shared administration among the institutions of higher education under the board's authority. SD - SB63 Establish certain provisions regarding pore spaces. + − Cosponsored Bills (22) SD - SC809 To honor and commend the late Senator Gene Abdallah for his dedicated service to his community and state. SD - HB1231 Authorize premium cigars to be shipped and transported and modify tax provisions pertaining to premium cigars. SD - HB1177 Require that school district elections occur in conjunction with the general election. SD - SB103 Limit the disclosure of presidential election results and to provide for a suspension of such disclosure. SD - SJR501 Proposing and submitting to the voters an amendment to the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, providing for wagering on sporting events and to revise provisions regarding certain municipal proceeds of gaming revenues. SD - HB1184 Provide limited deer and antelope licenses to landowners. SD - SB50 Revise certain provisions regarding the practice of a certified registered nurse anesthetist. SD - SB65 Revise certain provisions pertaining to trusts. SD - HB1284 Create a road improvement priority fund and to provide for the distribution of the fund. SD - HB1066 Revise and repeal provisions regarding aviation. SD - SCR602 To invite responsible gun owners from Virginia to relocate to South Dakota. SD - SB133 Allow public funds not needed for current operating expenses to be invested in certain certificates of deposit or time deposits. SD - SB131 Enhance educational opportunities regarding the Board of Regents and promote efficiency in state government and to make an appropriation therefor. SD - SB130 To revise certain health programs and make an appropriation therefor. SD - SB118 Revise certain educational programs and promote efficiency in state government and to make an appropriation therefor. SD - HB1062 Increase the financial empowerment of state residents. SD - HB1085 Provide for permanent daylight savings time. SD - HB1110 Provide for a uniform template to be used by each state agency in the conduct of performance management reviews. SD - SB164 Revise the penalties and provisions regarding approaching stopped vehicles. SD - SB54 Regulate the use of auxiliary containers. SD - SCR604 Recognizing June as Move Over Awareness Month and urging drivers to slow down and move over for stopped vehicles. SD - HB1073 Authorize special event alcohol licenses for full-service restaurant licensees.