South Dakota Merit Selection of Judges, Amendment A (2004)
The South Dakota Merit Selection of Judges Amendment, also known as Amendment A, was on the November 2, 2004 ballot in South Dakota as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have changed the procedure for appointing judges by allowing new judges to be appointed by the governor from nominees selected by the judicial qualifications commission.
|South Dakota Amendment A (2004)|
Text of measure
The text of the measure can be read here.
- South Dakota 2004 ballot measures
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- List of South Dakota ballot measures
- History of Initiative & Referendum in South Dakota
- South Dakota Political Almanac, South Dakota Constitutional Amendments, Initiatives and Referendums 1970-2010
- South Dakota Secretary of State: 2004 Ballot Question Text
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