§ 23A-46-1 Conduct of psychiatric or psychological examination–Appointment of examiners–Additional examiners–Commitment for examination
§ 23A-46-1.1 List of professionals qualified to conduct evaluations
§ 23A-46-2 Report by examiner–Contents
§ 23A-46-3 Hearing–Representation of subject–Opportunity to present evidence
§ 23A-46-4 Reports of director of facility where person hospitalized
§ 23A-46-5 Video tape of defendant’s testimony or interview
§ 23A-46-6 Habeas corpus proceeding not precluded
§ 23A-46-7 Hearing on discharge of person–Time for requesting
§ 23A-46-8 Notice that release of hospitalized person would create substantial risk–Stay of release
§ 23A-46-9 Mental examination and report–Conduct of hearing
§ 23A-46-10 Commitment–Finding
§ 23A-46-11 Recovery–Release procedure–Compliance with prescribed regimen as condition
§ 23A-46-12 Failure to comply with regimen–Notice–Arrest–Court determination
§ 23A-46-13 Hospitalized person against whom charges dismissed–Notice of risk–Civil proceedings.Get Chapter 23A-46

Terms Used In South Dakota Codified Laws > Title 23A > Chapter 46

  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Cross examine: Questioning of a witness by the attorney for the other side.
  • Defendant: the party prosecuted in a criminal proceeding or a proceeding for the violation of an ordinance, bylaw, or police regulation of a unit of local government. See South Dakota Codified Laws 23A-45-9
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Habeas corpus: A writ that is usually used to bring a prisoner before the court to determine the legality of his imprisonment. It may also be used to bring a person in custody before the court to give testimony, or to be prosecuted.
  • 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.
  • Person: includes natural persons, partnerships, associations, cooperative corporations, limited liability companies, and corporations. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Property: includes property, real and personal. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Prosecuting attorney: the attorney general, an assistant attorney general, a special assistant attorney general, a state's attorney or an assistant state's attorney, a special prosecutor appointed by a court, a city attorney or any deputy of the city attorney, or any attorney engaged by the state or a unit of local government to prosecute a criminal proceeding or a proceeding for the violation of an ordinance, bylaw, or police regulation of a unit of local government. See South Dakota Codified Laws 23A-45-9
  • Subpoena: the process by which the attendance of a witness is required before a court, magistrate, or grand jury, or for the purpose of being deposed. See South Dakota Codified Laws 23A-45-9
  • Testify: every mode of oral statement under oath or affirmation. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.
  • 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