South Dakota State Information
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On this page, you will find information related to state specific legislation that deals with mechanical insulation and labor, Political Action Committee (PAC) guidelines and information for the state’s federally elected officials.
The General Assembly of South Dakota consists of two chambers. The House and the Senate. There are 70 Representatives and 35 Senators. Terms in both chambers are two years. There are term limits in this state. Senators and Representatives are limited to four two-year terms for a total of eight years.
The General Assembly convenes its annual session on the second Tuesday of January each year. The session lasts 40 working days in the odd numbered years and 35 working days in even numbered years.
To become a candidate for the general assembly in South Dakota you need to be 21 years of age and a resident of the state for at least two years prior to the election.
Currently, South Dakota has a Republican trifecta.
To learn more about the South Dakota Legislature or to find your elected officials, follow the link below.