The term, “appropriate public authorities,” as used in Article III of the interstate compact on the placement of children shall, with reference to this state, mean the Department of Social Services and said department shall receive and act with reference to notices required by said Article III.
Terms Used In South Dakota Codified Laws 26-13-2
- Children: includes children by birth and by adoption. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
Source: SL 1974, ch 180, § 3.