2020 House Bill 1051 - Enrolled

SDLRC - 2020 House Bill 1051 - SD Legislature revise certain provisions regarding public access to voter registration data.

20.510.10 95th Legislative Session 400

2020 South Dakota Legislature

House Bill 1051

ENROLLED

An Act

ENTITLED An Act to revise certain provisions regarding public access to voter registration data.

Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of South Dakota:

Section 1. That § 12-4-9 be AMENDED:

12-4-9. Master registration file--Contents--Public inspection--Limitations.

The county auditor shall maintain and safeguard a file of voters in computer format that contains the information of each person registered in each voting precinct within the county. This file shall be known as the master registration file and shall be, at all times during office hours, open to public inspection. However, public access to social security numbers, driver license numbers, and dates of birth contained in the master registration file is prohibited. The master registration file shall contain all information from each voter's registration card. The master registration file shall also include the date of the last election the voter has voted in and when the voter's information was last updated. The master registration file may also contain additional voter history information. Any voter registration form for a purged or unregistered voter shall be kept for twenty-two months. No purged or unregistered voter may be included in the master registration file.

An Act to revise certain provisions regarding public access to voter registration data.

I certify that the attached Act originated in the:

House as Bill No. 1051

Chief Clerk

Speaker of the House

Attest:

Chief Clerk

President of the Senate

Attest:

Secretary of the Senate

House Bill No. 1051

File No. ____

Chapter No. ______

Received at this Executive Office

this _____ day of _____________,

2020 at ____________M.

By

for the Governor

The attached Act is hereby

approved this ________ day of

______________, A.D., 2020

Governor

STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA,

ss.

Office of the Secretary of State

Filed ____________, 2020

at _________ o'clock __M.

Secretary of State

By

Asst. Secretary of State

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