7-18A-13 Board action on initiative petition--Submission to voters.
Board action on initiative petition--Submission to voters.
When a petition to
initiate is filed with the auditor, he shall present it to the board of county commissioners at its next
regular or special meeting. The board shall enact the proposed ordinance or resolution and shall
submit it to a vote of the voters in the manner prescribed for a referendum within sixty days after the
final enactment. However, if the petition is filed within three months prior to the primary or general
election, the ordinance or resolution may be submitted at the primary or general election.
Source: SL 1975, ch 82, § 23; SL 1983, ch 47, § 1.