PIERRE, S.D. (AP) - The South Dakota Legislature is seeking information about former lawmakers who have died in the past year.

The Legislature's annual memorial service for deceased lawmakers is tentatively planned for 3 p.m. on Jan. 17 in the state Capitol in Pierre. It will be held in the House chamber.

The committee in charge of the service is asking that anyone with information about former lawmakers who died in the past year contact the Legislative Research Council.

Information can be sent to the Legislative Research Council by mail at 500 E. Capitol Ave., Pierre, S.D., 57501, by phone at 605-773-3251 or by email at Lou.Adamson(at)state.sd.us.

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