21.431.11 96th Legislative Session 495

2021 South Dakota Legislature

House Bill 1126


Introduced by: Representative Dennert

An Act to revise certain provisions regarding absentee ballots.

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

Section 1. That § 12-19-1 be AMENDED.

12-19-1. Absentee ballot--Persons entitled to vote.

A registered voter who is not otherwise disqualified by law from voting in the election may vote by absentee ballot. The secretary of state may not mail an application for an absentee ballot unless the voter has requested it.

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

Overstrikes indicate deleted language.