2019 Senate Bill 163 - Printed

State of South Dakota  
NINETY-FOURTH SESSION
LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY, 2019  

738B0764   SENATE BILL   NO.  163  

Introduced by:    Senators Klumb, Greenfield (Brock), Kennedy, Nelson, Rusch, Russell, and Stalzer and Representatives Schoenfish, Diedrich, Hansen, Johns, Koth, and Qualm
 

        FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to revise certain provisions regarding jury lists.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
    Section 1. That ยง 16-13-4.1 be amended to read:
    16-13-4.1. For the purposes of this chapter, the jury selection list shall be prepared using electronic means by the state court administrator's office and shall consist of the current voter registration list obtained from the secretary of state, supplemented by the list of persons eighteen years of age and over holding a valid driver license or a state-issued nondriver identification card. The state court administrator's office shall annually merge these lists, and purge duplicate listings, to create an accurate jury selection list for preparing the master juror list in each county. The state court administrator's office may specify that the supplemental driver license list and nondriver identification card lists be compiled from a list of those drivers within the county who have renewed, updated, or applied for a driver license in the last two years or from a list of persons in the county who have renewed, updated, or applied for a state-issued nondriver identification card in the last two years. The jury selection list may not be distributed, sold, or

duplicated for any other purpose.

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