SHANTEL KREBS

Potential 2018 Ballot Questions

How to Submit and Circulate a 2018 Statewide Ballot Question Petition

To file a Statement of Organization for a Ballot Question Committee, via our online system, click here. You may also download a paper form from that same link.

Contact Information:
SD Legislative Research Council, 605-773-3251
Office of the SD Attorney General, 605-773-3215

PETITION FORMS:

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.

2018 Ballot Measures - Currently Circulating

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

LRC Comments

Sponsor Draft #2

Prison Cost Estimate

Potential 2018 Ballot Measures

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
AG's
Statement
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

Version #1

Version #2

Version #3

Version #4

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

Draft A

Draft B

Draft C

Prison Cost Estimate
 

2018 Ballot Question Committees

To search the campaign finance forms for the ballot question committees and other committees please click here.