12-26-22 Disturbance of election proceedings as misdemeanor.
Disturbance of election proceedings as misdemeanor.
No person may cause any
disturbance or breach of the peace, or engage in disorderly conduct in violation of § 22-18-35, or use
threats of violence, whereby an election is impeded or hindered, or whereby the lawful proceedings
of the precinct superintendent or precinct deputies, ballot counters, or canvassers of an election, in
the discharge of the person's duty, are interfered with. A violation of this section is a Class 2
Source: SDC 1939, § 13.0924; SL 1982, ch 86, § 126; SL 1993, ch 118, § 29; SL 1999, ch 69, § 50.