South Dakota Extend Veto Time Period (2002)

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South Dakota Amendment C, also known as Extending the Time Allowed for the Governor's Review of Legislation Passed by the Legislature, was on the November 7, 2002 election ballot in South Dakota. It passed with 166,969 of votes in favor.

Text of measure

The Governor must veto legislation within five days of presentation while the Legislature is in session, and within fifteen days of presentation if presented within five days of adjournment or recess. Amendment C would alter these time periods by excluding weekends and holidays from the five-day presentation period, and would clarify when the fifteen-day time period is applicable.

A vote "Yes" will change the Constitution.

A vote "No" will leave the Constitution as it is.

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