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Measure Details

Provide for a maximum of forty legislative days each year.

South Dakota Ballot Measure - Constitutional Amendment I

Election: General Nov. 4, 2008 (General)
Outcome: Passed

Categories:
Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
Government Operations
Legislative Branch

Summary

The Constitution limits the length of regular legislative sessions held during odd-numbered years to no more than forty legislative days, and those held during even-numbered years to no more than thirty-five legislative days.

Constitutional Amendment I would set all regular legislative sessions at a maximum of forty legislative days.

A vote “Yes” will change the Constitution.
A vote “No” will leave the Constitution as it is.

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