<html> <head> <title>Rule 05:02:05:02.01 Instructions to the voters using optical scan ballots.</title> <meta name="Keywords" content="Administrative Rules 05:02:05:02.01"> <meta name="Description" content="Administrative Rules 05:02:05:02.01 Instructions to the voters using optical scan ballots."> <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=windows-1252"> <meta name="Generator" content="Microsoft Word 14 (filtered)"> <style> <!-- /* Font Definitions */ @font-face {font-family:Calibri; panose-1:2 15 5 2 2 2 4 3 2 4;} /* Style Definitions */ p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal {margin:0in; margin-bottom:.0001pt; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman","serif";} p.MsoBodyText, li.MsoBodyText, div.MsoBodyText {mso-style-link:"Body Text Char"; margin:0in; margin-bottom:.0001pt; text-align:justify; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman","serif";} a:link, span.MsoHyperlink {color:blue; text-decoration:underline;} a:visited, span.MsoHyperlinkFollowed {color:purple; text-decoration:underline;} span.BodyTextChar {mso-style-name:"Body Text Char"; mso-style-link:"Body Text"; font-family:"Times New Roman","serif";} /* Page Definitions */ @page WordSection1 {size:8.5in 11.0in; margin:49.7pt 63.35pt 49.7pt 1.0in;} div.WordSection1 {page:WordSection1;} --> </style> </head> <body lang="EN-US" link="blue" vlink="purple"> <div class="WordSection1"> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'><a name="_GoBack"></a>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>5:02:05:02.01.&nbsp;&nbsp;Instructions to the voters using optical scan ballots. </b>The instructions to be posted in two locations in the polling place in at least 48 point type for optical scan ballots must be in the following form:</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'><b>INSTRUCTIONS TO THE VOTERS:</b></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal">TO MARK THE BALLOT</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>Fill in the oval (<img alt='Rule Image ' width="19" height="10" src="data:image/jpg;base64,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">) next to the name or ballot question. Use only the pencil or marker given to you!</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>Do not make any marks other than filling the oval.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>Do not erase anything on your ballot.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>Do not rip your ballot or make holes in it.</p> <p class="MsoBodyText">Do not write in a name.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal">IF YOU MAKE A MISTAKE</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>If you make a mistake give the ballot back and get a new one.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>If you cast more votes than allowed in a race, give the ballot back and get a new one.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>TO RETURN THE BALLOT AFTER VOTING</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>Put the ballot in the holder so the ballot stamp shows and take to the ballot box.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>IF YOU NEED HELP, ASK.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>PROVISIONAL BALLOT</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>You may vote a provisional ballot if your name is not on the voter list but you registered in this precinct by the deadline. You must complete both the envelope and ballot.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>VOTING RIGHTS</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>Any voter who can't mark a ballot because the voter has a physical disability or can't read, may ask any person he or she chooses to help them vote.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>Any voter may ask for instruction in the proper procedure for voting.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>Any voter at the polling place prior to 7:00 p.m. is allowed to cast a ballot.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>ELECTION CRIMES</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>Anyone who makes a false statement when they vote, tries to vote knowing they are not a qualified voter, or tries to vote more than once has committed an election crime.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>OTHER INF0RMATION</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>The polls are open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. If your voting rights have been violated, you may call the person in charge of the election at _________________, the Secretary of State at 888-703-5328, or your state's attorney.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>The instructions to be posted in each voting booth for optical scan ballots must be in the following form:</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'><b>INSTRUCTIONS TO THE VOTERS:</b></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal">TO MARK THE BALLOT</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='margin-top:12.0pt;text-align:justify'>Completely fill in the oval (<img alt='Rule Image ' width="19" height="10" src="data:image/jpg;base64,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">)&nbsp; next to the name or ballot question. Use only the pencil or marker given to you!</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>Do not make any marks other than filling the oval.</p> <table class="MsoNormalTable" border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0" width="356" style='width:266.8pt;border-collapse:collapse'> <tr> <td width="356" colspan="4" valign="top" style='width:266.8pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'><img alt='Rule Image ' width="341" height="62" src="data:image/jpg;base64,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"></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="85" valign="top" style='width:63.9pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>WRONG</p> </td> <td width="97" valign="top" style='width:73.0pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>WRONG</p> </td> <td width="91" valign="top" style='width:68.45pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;WRONG</p> </td> <td width="82" valign="top" style='width:61.45pt;padding:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt'> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;&nbsp; RIGHT</p> </td> </tr> </table> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>Do not erase anything on your ballot.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>Do not rip your ballot or make holes in it.</p> <p class="MsoBodyText">Do not write in a name.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal">IF YOU MAKE A MISTAKE</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>If you make a mistake, give the ballot back and get a new one.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>If you cast more votes than allowed in a race, give the ballot back and get a new one.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>TO RETURN THE BALLOT AFTER VOTING</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>Put the ballot in the holder so the ballot stamp shows and take to the ballot box.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>IF YOU NEED HELP, ASK.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>The instructions to be published with the facsimile ballot for primary and general elections must be in the following form:</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'><b>INSTRUCTIONS TO THE VOTERS</b></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>VOTING RIGHTS</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>Any voter who can't mark a ballot because the voter has a physical disability or can't read, may ask any person he or she chooses to help the voter vote.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>Any voter may ask for instruction in the proper procedure for voting.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>Any voter at the polling place prior to 7:00 p.m. is allowed to cast a ballot.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>If your voting rights have been violated, you may call the person in charge of the election at __________, the Secretary of State at 888-703-5328, or your state's attorney.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>Any person who is convicted of a felony on or after July 1, 2012, loses the right to vote. However, any such person may register to vote following the completion of the person's felony sentence.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>Any person who is convicted of a felony on or before June 30, 2012, and who receives a sentence of imprisonment to the adult penitentiary system, including a suspended execution of sentence, loses the right to vote. Any such person so sentenced may register to vote following completion of the person's sentence. Further information is available at <a href="http://www.sdsos.gov">www.sdsos.gov</a>.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>ELECTION CRIMES</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>Anyone who makes a false statement when voting, tries to vote knowing he or she is not a qualified voter, or tries to vote more than once has committed an election crime.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>Source:</b> 27 SDR 146, effective July 9, 2001; 28 SDR 99, effective January 17, 2002; 29 SDR 177, effective July 2, 2003; 30 SDR 171, effective May 10, 2004; 32 SDR 109, effective December 26, 2005; 32 SDR 225, effective July 3, 2006; 36 SDR 209, effective June 30, 2010; 39 SDR 123, effective January 16, 2013; 42 SDR 15, effective August 11, 2015.</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>General Authority:</b> SDCL <a href="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=12-1-9">12-1-9(3)</a>, <a href="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=12-1-9">12-1-9(9).</a></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <b>Law Implemented:</b> SDCL <a href="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=12-4-18">12-4-18</a>, <a href="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=12-16-23">12-16-23</a>, <a href="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=12-16-25">12-16-25</a>, <a href="/statutes/DisplayStatute.aspx?Type=Statute&Statute=23A-27-35">23A-27-35</a>, USC 1973gg-6(g).</p> <p class="MsoNormal" style='text-align:justify'>&nbsp;</p> </div> </body> </html>