|On June 4, 2002 a statewide
election will be combined with the primary election.
SDCL 12-13-23 requires the Office of the Secretary of
State to prepare and distribute public information concerning
constitutional amendments, initiatives and referred measures. This
pamphlet is prepared by soliciting statements from the proponents and
opponents of amendments and measures.
The title, explanation and effect of a vote for each
ballot question were provided by the Attorney General. No other
statements on this pamphlet reflect the opinion of the State or the
The information was compiled by the Secretary of State
as supplied by the writers, was not verified by the Secretary of State
and does not reflect the position of the State regarding the legality or
effect of the amendments or measures. The Secretary of State does not
guarantee the accuracy of any claims made by the proponent or opponent
writers in this brochure.
This pamphlet is available in Braille or on tape by
calling the SD State Library at 1-800-423-6665.
For immediate election returns on June 4, call the
Secretary of State toll free at 1-888-70ELECT or browse the
results on the Secretary of State’s web page at www.sdsos.gov.
The text of this pamphlet is also available on that web page.
Please feel free to photocopy and distribute this