24A 96th Legislative Session 400

2021 South Dakota Legislature

Senate Bill 24


Introduced by: The Committee on State Affairs at the request of the State Board of Elections

This bill has been extensively amended (hoghoused) and may no longer be consistent with the original intention of the sponsor.

An Act to provide for voter registration allow a change of address through an online voter registration system provided by the Office of the Secretary of State.

Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of South Dakota:

Section 1. That a NEW SECTION be added:

12-4-2.4. Online change of address.

A person eligible to vote under § 12-4-1, and who has a valid South Dakota driver license or South Dakota nondriver identification card, may submit a change of address for the purpose of accurate voter registration records through an online electronic system maintained by the Office of the Secretary of State. However, the initial voter registration process of an eligible applicant may not be submitted through any online electronic system.

Catchlines are not law. (§ 2-16-13.1) Underscores indicate new language.

Overstrikes indicate deleted language.