§ 22-12A-1 Giving consideration for appointment to or performance of duties of public office–Misdemeanor
§ 22-12A-2 Receiving consideration for appointment to or employment in public office–Misdemeanor
§ 22-12A-3 Unlawful appointments or employments void–Official acts not invalidated by subsequent conviction
§ 22-12A-4 Bribery or unlawful influence of legislators–Felony
§ 22-12A-5 Solicitation of bribes by legislators–Felony
§ 22-12A-6 Bribery of public officer–Felony
§ 22-12A-7 Solicitation of bribe by public officer–Felony
§ 22-12A-8 Solicitation of unauthorized fee for doing official act–Misdemeanor
§ 22-12A-9 Solicitation of compensation for omission of official duty
§ 22-12A-10 Forfeiture of public office for violation–Disqualification from holding other office
§ 22-12A-11 Bribery of judicial officer or juror–Felony–Forfeiture of office–Disqualification
§ 22-12A-12 Attempt to influence jurors, arbitrators, or referees–Felony
§ 22-12A-13 Agreement to give particular effect
§ 22-12A-14 Solicitations and agreements by witnesses–Felony
§ 22-12A-15 Offer of forged or fraudulent evidence–Felony
§ 22-12A-16 Falsification of evidence
§ 22-12A-17 Fraudulent alteration of bill or resolution as felony
§ 22-12A-18 Fraudulent alteration of bill after passage as felony

Terms Used In South Dakota Codified Laws > Title 22 > Chapter 12A

  • Consideration: any type of property or thing of legal value, whether delivered in the past, present or to be delivered in the future. See South Dakota Codified Laws 22-1-2
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Juror: A person who is on the jury.
  • Legislative session: That part of a chamber's daily session in which it considers legislative business (bills, resolutions, and actions related thereto).
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Offense: or "public offense" any crime, petty offense, violation of a city or county ordinance, or act prohibited by state or federal law. See South Dakota Codified Laws 22-1-2
  • Person: any natural person, unborn child, association, limited liability company, corporation, firm, organization, partnership, or society. See South Dakota Codified Laws 22-1-2
  • Presiding officer: A majority-party Senator who presides over the Senate and is charged with maintaining order and decorum, recognizing Members to speak, and interpreting the Senate's rules, practices and precedents.
  • Public office: the position held by a public officer or employee. See South Dakota Codified Laws 22-1-2
  • Public officer: any person who holds a position in the state government or in any of its political subdivisions, by election or appointment, for a definite period, whose duties are fixed by law, and who is invested with some portion of the sovereign functions of government. See South Dakota Codified Laws 22-1-2
  • Receive: to acquire possession, control or title, or to lend or borrow on the security of the property. See South Dakota Codified Laws 22-1-2
  • Service: labor that does not include a tangible commodity. See South Dakota Codified Laws 22-1-2
  • State: the State of South Dakota. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Verdict: includes not only the verdict of a jury, but also the finding upon the facts of a judge, or of a referee appointed to determine the issues in a cause. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Writing: and "written" include typewriting and typewritten, printing and printed, except in the case of signatures, and where the words are used by way of contrast to typewriting and printing. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • written: include typewriting and typewritten, printing and printed, except in the case of signatures, and where the words are used by way of contrast to typewriting and printing. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2