South Dakota State Coal Supplying and Roads Funding (1916)

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The South Dakota State Coal Supplying and Roads Funding Amendment was on the November 7, 1916 ballot in South Dakota as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure required a two-thirds vote by both branches of the South Dakota Legislature to appropriate revenue or authorize the expenditure of money for highways and coal supplying. The measure amended Article XIII, Section 9 of the South Dakota Constitution.[1][2]

Election results

South Dakota State Coal Supplying and Roads Funding Amendment (1916)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 75,922 69.37%
No33,52130.63%

Election results via: South Dakota Political Almanac, Table 7. Results of Elections Concerning State Constitutional Amendments and Initiated and Referred Laws, 1889-1968

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