21.744.11 96th Legislative Session 208

2021 South Dakota Legislature

House Bill 1271


Introduced by: The Committee on Appropriations

An Act to make an appropriation for the purchase of a new online voter registration system and to declare an emergency.

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

Section 1. There is hereby appropriated the sum of $1 in federal fund expenditure authority to the secretary of state, for the purpose of purchasing a new online voter registration system.

Section 2. The secretary of state shall approve vouchers and the state auditor shall draw warrants to pay expenditures authorized by this Act.

Section 3. Any amounts appropriated in this Act not lawfully expended or obligated by June 30, 2025, shall revert in accordance with the procedures prescribed in chapter 4-8.

Section 4. Whereas, this Act is necessary for the support of the state government and its existing public institutions, an emergency is hereby declared to exist, and this Act shall be in full force and effect from and after its passage and approval.

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