21.771.16 96th Legislative Session 0

2021 South Dakota Legislature

House Resolution 7001

HOUSE STATE AFFAIRS ENGROSSED

Introduced by: Representative Mortenson

A RESOLUTION, On the potential impeachment of Jason Ravnsborg, Attorney General of the State of South Dakota.

WHEREAS, the Attorney General of the State of South Dakota is a state officer subject to impeachment pursuant to S.D. Const., Art. XVI, § 3; and

WHEREAS, the House of Representatives shall have the sole power of impeachment pursuant to S.D. Const., Art. XVI, § 1:

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, by the House of Representatives of the Ninety-Sixth Legislature of the State of South Dakota, that after a conviction, plea of guilty or nolo contendere, or acquittal in case number 34MAG21-0001, State v. Jason Ravnsborg, the House of Representatives may evaluate whether articles of impeachment against Jason Ravnsborg, Attorney General of the State of South Dakota, are necessary and proceed accordingly.

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