The South Dakota Superintendent of Schools Successive Term Limit was on the November 5, 1894 ballot in South Dakota as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have made the state superintendent of schools eligible to hold office for more than four years in succession.
| South Dakota Superintendent Term Limit (1894)|
|Yes|| 11,241|| 28.86%|
Election results via: South Dakota Political Almanac, Table 7. Results of Elections Concerning State Constitutional Amendments and Initiated and Referred Laws, 1889-1968
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
The measure would have added the words "and the Superintendent of Schools" after the word "court" in Section 5 of Article 9 of the South Dakota Constitution.
Path to the ballot
- See also: Amending the South Dakota Constitution
The South Dakota State Legislature can refer a proposed amendment to the state's voters through a majority vote.