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SD Legislative Research Council, 605-773-3251
Office of the SD Attorney General, 605-773-3215
5:02:08:07. Form of Statewide initiative petition.
5:02:08:08. Form of Statewide referendum petition.
5:02:08:09. Form of Statewide initiated constitutional amendment petition or initiated petition for repeal of constitutional provision.
NOTE: A separate affidavit will have to be submitted for each sponsor.
5:02:08:07.02 Affidavit to be submitted with initiative, referendum, or initiated constitutional amendment petition to be circulated.
5:02:08:07.01. Affidavit to be filed with completed Statewide initiative, referendum, or initiated constitutional amendment petition.
|Title & Official Petition||Circulator Handout||Attorney General's Statement||LRC Comments||Prison Cost Estimate
|An Initiated Measure authorizing a South Dakota-Licensed Physician to prescribe drugs that a terminally ill patient may take for the purpose of ending life.||Circulator Handout||Attorney General's Statement||LRC Comments||Prison Cost Estimate|
|An Initiated Measure to legalize certain amounts of marijuana, drugs made from marijuana, and drug paraphernalia, and to regulate and tax marijuana establishments|| Circulator Handout
||Atorney General's Statement|| LRC Comments
Sponsor Draft #2
|Prison Cost Estimate|
|An Initiated Measure to legalize marijuana for medical use.||Circulator Handout||Attorney General's Statement||Prison Cost Estimate|
NOTE: The version of the measures posted along with LRC comments are not necessarily the final versions and could be subject to change by the sponsor. By law, the sponsor must present the final version of the measure to the Attorney General.
|Potential 2018 Ballot Measures||
|LRC Comments||Prison Cost Estimate|
|An Initiated Measure in the state of South Dakota to decriminalize cannabis||AG's Statement||LRC Comments
LRC Comments #2
|Prison Cost Estimate|
An Initiated Measure requiring students to use rooms designated for the same biological sex, and requiring public schools to provide a reasonable accommodation for students whose gender identity is not the same as their biological sex
|AG's Statement||LRC Comments||Prison Cost Estimate|
|South Dakota Voter Protection and Anti-Corruption Amendment||AG's Statement||Prison Cost Estimate|
|An Initiated Measure requiring people to use certain rooms designated for the same biological sex||AG's Statement||LRC Comments||Prison Cost Estimate|
|Voter Initiative Protection Amendment||AG's Statement||Prison Cost Estimate|
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