AMENDMENT FOR PRINTED RESOLUTION
j1001oe

___________________ moved that HJR 1001 be amended as follows:

     On page 1 of the printed resolution, delete lines 5 to 15 , inclusive, and insert:

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     Section 1. That at the next general election held in the state, the following amendments to Article III and Article IV of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota as set forth in section 2 and 3 of this Joint Resolution, which is hereby agreed to, shall be submitted to the electors of the state for approval.

     Section 2. That Article III be amended by adding thereto a NEW SECTION to read as follows:

     §  33. The members of the senate shall elect one member to preside as president of the senate.

     The members of the house of representatives shall elect one member to preside as speaker of the house of representatives.

     Section 3. That Article IV, section 5 of the Constitution of the State of South Dakota, be amended to read as follows:

     § 5.   The lieutenant governor shall be president of the senate but shall have no vote unless the senators be equally divided. The lieutenant governor shall perform the duties and exercise the powers that may be delegated to him by the Governor.

     Section 4. The provisions of sections 2 and 3 of this Joint Resolution are effective January 1, 2011.".


     On page 2 , delete lines 1 to 19 , inclusive.