IM 22 which can be referred as The South Dakota Government Accountability and Anti-Corruption Act is championed by the bipartisan coalition South Dakotans for Integrity and more than 2,000 Represent.Us members in South Dakota. The Act will prevent political bribery, improve transparency, and increase enforcement of South Dakota’s ethics laws. IM 22 will:
- End secret money
Require full transparency of all money spent on politics and elections.
- Stop unlimited lobbyist gifts
Stop the practice of lobbyists giving unlimited gifts to state officials.
- Increase enforcement
Increase penalties for violations of campaign and lobbying laws.