§ 2-4-1 Time and place of regular sessions
§ 2-4-1.1 Leave of absence from employment for legislative service — Restrictions on employee’s right to serve in Legislature void
§ 2-4-2 Salary and expense allowances of legislators
§ 2-4-2.1 Items constituting uncompensated expenses of legislators
§ 2-4-2.2 Compensation of legislators on committees, taking oath of office, or attending Governor’s budget report
§ 2-4-2.3 Compensation of legislators prior to oath of office
§ 2-4-3.1 Per diem of lieutenant governor for duties as board member
§ 2-4-4 Time of payment of salaries and allowances
§ 2-4-6 Preventing Legislature or members from meeting as felony
§ 2-4-7 Preventing legislator from attending or voting as misdemeanor
§ 2-4-8 Compelling adjournment of Legislature as felony
§ 2-4-9 Disturbance or disorderly conduct in Legislature as misdemeanor
§ 2-4-10 Compelling action or inaction by Legislature as felony
§ 2-4-14 Contempt of Legislature — Punishment
§ 2-4-15 Contempt of Legislature as misdemeanor

Terms Used In South Dakota Codified Laws > Title 2 > Chapter 4

  • Adjourn: A motion to adjourn a legislative chamber or a committee, if passed, ends that day's session.
  • Agricultural land: land used for farming. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-9A-2
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Articles of incorporation: the articles of organization of a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11D-1.1
  • Articles of incorporation: the articles of organization of a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11E-1.1
  • Articles of incorporation: includes the articles of organization of a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-13-1.1
  • Articles of incorporation: includes the articles of organization of a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11A-1.1
  • Articles of incorporation: includes the articles of organization of a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11B-1.1
  • Articles of incorporation: includes the articles of organization of a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11C-1.1
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • authorized farm corporation: means a corporation whose shareholders do not exceed ten in number, whose shareholders are all natural persons or estates, whose shares are all of one class, and whose revenues from rent, royalties, dividends, interest, and annuities do not exceed twenty percent of its gross receipts. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-9A-15
  • Children: includes children by birth and by adoption. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: both corporations under the South Dakota Business Corporations Act and limited liability companies under the South Dakota Limited Liability Company Act. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11C-1.1
  • Corporation: both corporations under the South Dakota Business Corporations Act and limited liability companies under the South Dakota Limited Liability Company Act. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11D-1.1
  • Corporation: both corporations under the South Dakota Business Corporations Act and limited liability companies under the South Dakota Limited Liability Company Act. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11E-1.1
  • Corporation: both corporations under the South Dakota Business Corporations Act and limited liability companies under the South Dakota Limited Liability Company Act. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-13-1.1
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Corporation: or any derivation of "corporation" both corporations under the South Dakota Business Corporation Act and limited liability companies under the South Dakota Limited Liability Company Act. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-9A-2
  • Corporation: both corporations under the South Dakota Business Corporations Act and limited liability companies under the South Dakota Limited Liability Company Act. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11A-1.1
  • Corporation: both corporations under the South Dakota Business Corporations Act and limited liability companies under the South Dakota Limited Liability Company Act. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11B-1.1
  • Day: the period from midnight to midnight. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Director: or "officer" includes any manager of a limited liability company or the members of a limited liability company that does not have managers. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11C-1.1
  • Director: or "officer" any manager of a limited liability company or the members of a limited liability company that does not have managers. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11D-1.1
  • Director: or "officer" any manager of a limited liability company or the members of a limited liability company that does not have managers. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11E-1.1
  • Director: or "officer" includes any manager of a limited liability company or the members of a limited liability company that does not have managers. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-13-1.1
  • Director: or "officer" includes any manager of a limited liability company or the members of a limited liability company that does not have managers. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11A-1.1
  • Director: or "officer" includes any manager of a limited liability company or the members of a limited liability company that does not have managers. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11B-1.1
  • Family: all descendants born of common parents after the year 1900 as well as their spouses, step-children, and adopted children. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-9A-2
  • Family farm: an unincorporated farming unit owned by one or more persons residing on the farm or actively engaging in farming. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-9A-2
  • Farming: the cultivation of land for the production of agricultural crops. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-9A-2
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Foreclosure: A legal process in which property that is collateral or security for a loan may be sold to help repay the loan when the loan is in default. Source: OCC
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Grantor: The person who establishes a trust and places property into it.
  • Incorporation: includes the members of a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11C-1.1
  • Incorporation: the members of a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11D-1.1
  • Incorporation: the members of a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11E-1.1
  • Incorporation: includes the members of a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-13-1.1
  • Incorporation: includes the members of a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11A-1.1
  • Incorporation: includes the members of a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11B-1.1
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Legislative session: That part of a chamber's daily session in which it considers legislative business (bills, resolutions, and actions related thereto).
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Month: a calendar month. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Oath: includes affirmation. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • officer: includes any manager of a limited liability company or the members of a limited liability company that does not have managers. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-13-1.1
  • officer: includes any manager of a limited liability company or the members of a limited liability company that does not have managers. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11A-1.1
  • officer: includes any manager of a limited liability company or the members of a limited liability company that does not have managers. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11B-1.1
  • officer: includes any manager of a limited liability company or the members of a limited liability company that does not have managers. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11C-1.1
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Person: includes natural persons, partnerships, associations, cooperative corporations, limited liability companies, and corporations. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Population: the number of inhabitants as determined by the last preceding federal census. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Precedent: A court decision in an earlier case with facts and law similar to a dispute currently before a court. Precedent will ordinarily govern the decision of a later similar case, unless a party can show that it was wrongly decided or that it differed in some significant way.
  • President pro tempore: A constitutionally recognized officer of the Senate who presides over the chamber in the absence of the Vice President. The President Pro Tempore (or, "president for a time") is elected by the Senate and is, by custom, the Senator of the majority party with the longest record of continuous service.
  • Property: includes property, real and personal. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Real property: is coextensive with lands, tenements, and hereditaments. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Recess: A temporary interruption of the legislative business.
  • Revocable trust: A trust agreement that can be canceled, rescinded, revoked, or repealed by the grantor (person who establishes the trust).
  • Several: in relation to number, two or more. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Shareholders: includes the members of a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11C-1.1
  • Shareholders: the members of a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11D-1.1
  • Shareholders: the members of a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11E-1.1
  • Shareholders: includes the members of a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-13-1.1
  • Shareholders: or "stockholders" include the members of a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-9A-2
  • Shareholders: includes the members of a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11A-1.1
  • Shareholders: includes the members of a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11B-1.1
  • Shares: or "stock" includes membership interests in a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11C-1.1
  • Shares: or "stock" membership interests in a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11D-1.1
  • Shares: or "stock" membership interests in a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11E-1.1
  • Shares: or "stock" includes membership interests in a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-13-1.1
  • Shares: or "stock" include membership interests in a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-9A-2
  • Shares: or "stock" includes membership interests in a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11A-1.1
  • Shares: or "stock" includes membership interests in a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-11B-1.1
  • State: the State of South Dakota. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • stock: include membership interests in a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-9A-2
  • stockholders: include the members of a limited liability company. See South Dakota Codified Laws 47-9A-2
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.
  • uncompensated expenses: as used in this chapter , includes, but is not limited to, postage, stationery, printing, office supplies, telephone, incidental costs in the maintenance of a legislative office at home, subscriptions to publications, conference dues, and travel for attendance at meetings with constituents, and such other unreimbursed costs associated with legislative service. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-4-2.1
  • 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
  • Year: a calendar year. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2