South Dakota 1916 ballot measures

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Fourteen statewide measures were on the November 7, 1916 ballot in South Dakota.

On the ballot

November 7

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Abolish School Lands' Lease Limit Property Abolishes lease limits on school lands Defeatedd
LRCA Constitutional Convention Members ConCon Relates to the members for constitutional conventions Defeatedd
LRCA Rural Credits System Property Allows the legislature to create a rural credit system for real estate Approveda
LRCA Coal and Roads Funding Gov't Finances Requires two-thirds majority in legislature for expenditure for highways and coal supplying Approveda
LRCA State Irrigation Water Provides for state construction and maintenance of irrigation systems Approveda
LRCA Revenue and Finance Structure Gov't Finances Relates to the state's revenue and finance structures Defeatedd
LRCA Amendment 7 Alcohol Prohibits alcohol on a statewide basis Approveda
LRCA State Salaries Increase Gov't Salaries Relates to increases in state salaries Defeatedd
LRCA Women's Suffrage Suffrage Grants women the right to vote Defeatedd
IndISS Department of Banking and Finance Banking Creates a department of banking and finance Defeatedd
IndISS Richard's Primary Law Elections Reinstates a version of the 1912 Richard's Primary Law Defeatedd
IndISS Banking Board Banking Creates a state banking board Defeatedd
VR Liquor Permits Issuance Business Relates to the issuance of liquor permits Defeatedd
VR Non-unanimous Juries Trials Allows 10 member majority of jurors to rule in court cases instead of unanimity requirement Defeatedd

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South Dakota

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