§ 22-24A-1 Sale of child pornography–Felony
§ 22-24A-2 Definitions
§ 22-24A-3 Possessing, manufacturing, or distributing child pornography–Felonies_Assessment
§ 22-24A-4 Minor and solicit defined
§ 22-24A-5 Solicitation of a minor–Felony–Assessment
§ 22-24A-6 Nonresident violating child protection laws subject to state court jurisdiction–Serviceof process
§ 22-24A-7 Liability for civil damages
§ 22-24A-8 Persons who may bring action for damages
§ 22-24A-9 Persons from whom damages may be sought
§ 22-24A-10 Damages recoverable
§ 22-24A-11 Joinder of plaintiffs–Joinder of defendants
§ 22-24A-12 Judgment debtor ineligible to exempt property from levy or execution–Assets subjectto forfeiture
§ 22-24A-13 Statute of limitations
§ 22-24A-14 Civil action stayed pending completion of criminal action–Statute of limitationstolled
§ 22-24A-15 Property subject to forfeiture
§ 22-24A-16 Internet service providers to report suspected violations of child pornography laws–Permitting subscriber to use service for child pornography prohibited–Misdemeanor
§ 22-24A-17 Film processors to report suspected violations of child pornography laws–Permittinguse of services for child pornography prohibited–Misdemeanor
§ 22-24A-18 Computer repair technicians to report suspected violations of child pornographylaws–Misdemeanor
§ 22-24A-19 Certain child protection laws inapplicable to performance of official duties or bonafide treatment or professional education program
§ 22-24A-20 Exemption of publications with redeeming social value

Terms Used In South Dakota Codified Laws > Title 22 > Chapter 24A

  • Adult: any person who is not a minor as defined in chapter 26-1. See
  • affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Children: includes children by birth and by adoption. See
  • Children: includes children by birth and by adoption. See
  • Children: includes children by birth and by adoption. See
  • clerk of court: An officer appointed by the court to work with the chief judge in overseeing the court's administration, especially to assist in managing the flow of cases through the court and to maintain court records.
  • conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Day: the period from midnight to midnight. See
  • defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Law enforcement officer: any officer, prosecutor, or employee of the state or any of its political subdivisions or of the United States, or, while on duty, an agent or employee of a railroad or express company or security personnel of an airline or airport, who is responsible for the prevention, detection, or prosecution of crimes, for the enforcement of the criminal or highway traffic laws of the state, or for the supervision of confined persons or those persons on supervised release or probation. See South Dakota Codified Laws 22-1-2
  • 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
  • plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Process: any writ, warrant, summons, or order issued in the course of judicial proceedings. See South Dakota Codified Laws 22-1-2
  • Property: anything of value, including, but not limited to, motor vehicles, real estate, tangible and intangible personal property, contract rights, choses-in-action, and other interests in or claims to wealth, admission or transportation tickets, captured or domestic animals, food and drink, electric or other power, services, and signatures which purport to create, maintain, or extinguish any legal obligation. 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
  • statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • statute of limitations: A law that sets the time within which parties must take action to enforce their rights.
  • summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • 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