South Dakota Utility Rate Reform, Initiative 1 (1978)
The South Dakota Utility Rate Reform Initiative, also known as Initiative 1, was on the November 7, 1978 ballot in South Dakota as an indirect initiated state statute, where it was defeated. The measure would have redesigned gas and electric rates in order to lower the price for basic amounts of gas and electricity as well as to encourage conservation by charging less for the minimum amount.
|South Dakota Initiative 1 (1978)|
Text of measure
The text of the measure can be read here.
- South Dakota 1978 ballot measures
- 1978 ballot measures
- 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
- Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research: Referenda Elections for South Dakota 1968-1990
State of South Dakota
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