Representative Thomas R. Holmes — 2018


Picture of Representative Thomas R. Holmes

Party: Republican
Term: Incumbent
District: 14
Counties: Minnehaha
Occupation: Retired Educator

Home Address:
4709 Shields Ave.
Sioux Falls, SD 57103

Home:
Capitol: 605-773-3851
Business:

Email: Thomas.Holmes@sdlegislature.gov

Session Committees

EducationVice-Chair MWF 7:45 AM Room 413 
Health and Human ServicesMember TTh 7:45 AM Room 412 
Retirement LawsVice-Chair Call of Chair 3:00 PM Room 413 

Prime Sponsor

HB 1110increase the penalty for certain subsequent convictions of hiring for sexual activity or promoting prostitution. 
HB 1111revise certain definitions regarding criminal street gang activity. 
SB 67permit a victim of child sex trafficking or exploitation to expunge any criminal or delinquency record obtained as a result of the victimization. 
SCR 1Honoring the memory and accomplishments of President Grover Cleveland. 

Co Sponsor

HB 1079authorize certain physical therapists to perform dry needling as a treatment technique. 
HB 1085adopt the Uniform Unsworn Domestic Declarations Act. 
HB 1088revise the consignment sales requirements for dealers of motorcycles, off-road vehicles, snowmobiles, and boats. 
HB 1102clarify certain provisions regarding the great seal of South Dakota and to establish a penalty for misrepresentation of the great seal. 
HB 1103require state agencies to comply with the appropriate display or use of the state seal. 
HB 1104revise certain provisions regarding the arrest of certain victims of domestic abuse. 
HC 1001Honoring Arlene Kvislen for her outstanding commitment and dedicated service to the State of South Dakota, the Legislature, and the South Dakota House of Representatives. 
HCR 1001Calling for statewide recognition of the brain drain currently taking place in South Dakota and urging state and local officials to take action to attract new residents to the state after they graduate. 
HCR 1003Promoting a resilient and healthy Black Hills forest through endorsement of the forest management principles identified in "Black Hills Resilient Forest Strategy" published December 2017. 
SB 68revise certain provisions regarding the assistance provided to counties by state firefighting resources. 
SB 69allow certain registration and permit documents to be stored and presented electronically. 
SB 71revise certain provisions related to a license renewal for the practice of medicine, osteopathy, surgery, or obstetrics. 
SB 72revise certain provisions regarding historical license plates for motor vehicles. 
SB 74create an exception to the minimum difference in age between adoptive parent and child. 
SB 78revise the membership of the Board of Education Standards to include the chairs of the Senate and House committees on education. 
SB 86revise certain requirements when a local unit of government sells surplus property through a real estate broker. 
SB 91authorize the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide for the design, construction, and equipping of a state veterans cemetery in Sioux Falls, to make an appropriation therefor, and to declare an emergency. 
SB 98revise certain provisions regarding the 911 emergency surcharge, the public safety 911 emergency fund, and revenue distribution and to repeal the 911 emergency surcharge sunset clause. 
SB 99authorize the release of certain 911 emergency surcharge information to public safety answering points. 

Hearings

01/22 02:00 PM SenateSB 67permit a victim of child sex trafficking or exploitation to expunge any criminal or delinquency record obtained as a result of the victimization.