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Petition circulators must collect nearly 14,000 valid signatures in order for initiated measures to qualify to appear on the ballot.
Petition circulators must collect nearly 14,000 valid signatures in order for initiated measures to qualify to appear on the ballot.
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November 1, 2017

Deadline for Statewide Ballot Petitions Approaches

The deadline for the requisite number of signatures for ballot measures to be submitted to the South Dakota Secretary of State is November 7th. According to KOTA News, there are numerous volunteers and paid organizers seeking signatures for ballot initiatives ahead of the Monday deadline. Initiated measure require nearly 14,000 signatures in order to be placed on the November 2018 ballot.

To learn more about the 2018 election, visit our issue hub page or 2018 Initiated Measure Resource Guide.

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