§ 34-20A-2 Definition of terms
§ 34-20A-2.1 Accredited facility deemed approved
§ 34-20A-27 Standards for accredited prevention or treatment facilities–Fees
§ 34-20A-34 Real property acquisition and provision of facilities
§ 34-20A-44.1 Access to public and private prevention and treatment facilities and records
§ 34-20A-50 Application for voluntary treatment by minor or incompetent
§ 34-20A-51 Determination of admission for treatment–Referral to other facilities
§ 34-20A-55 Protective custody of intoxicated or incapacitated person–Emergency commitment–Detention
§ 34-20A-56 Protective custody procedure–Duty of detaining officer–No arrest or record
§ 34-20A-57 Law enforcement authorities not criminally or civilly liable for protective custody actions
§ 34-20A-64 Written commitment application–Contents
§ 34-20A-64.1 Confinement of disruptive detainee
§ 34-20A-65 Refusal of application–Disposition of detained person
§ 34-20A-66 Approval of admission–Intake procedure–Retention or transfer
§ 34-20A-66.1 Payment for treatment under emergency commitment or protective custody
§ 34-20A-67 Patient to receive copy of application–Right to counsel
§ 34-20A-68 Discharge from emergency commitment
§ 34-20A-69 Maximum period of detention–Extension if petition for involuntary commitment filed
§ 34-20A-69.1 Immunity of facility operators for acts in compliance with chapter
§ 34-20A-70 Petition for involuntary commitment–Appointment of attorney for applicant–Procedure–Grounds
§ 34-20A-70.1 Duties and compensation of attorney appointed to represent petitioners–Reimbursement of county
§ 34-20A-70.2 Commitment petition application and report to be sealed–State may seek access to documents–Information not to be used in certain prosecutions
§ 34-20A-72 Certificate of physician or addiction counselor–Refusal of examination or assessment–Eligible physicians and counselors
§ 34-20A-73 Hearing on petition–Service of notice
§ 34-20A-74 Presence in court of person or guardian ad litem–Examination by court
§ 34-20A-75 Testimony presented at hearing
§ 34-20A-76 Court-appointed physician or addiction counselor–Refusal of examination–Temporary commitment for examination
§ 34-20A-76.1 Compensation of court-appointed physician and counselor by county–Reimbursement
§ 34-20A-77 Order of involuntary commitment–Adequacy of treatment
§ 34-20A-77.1 Provision for committed person who cannot be admitted at once to facility–Maximum period of detention–Payment of costs
§ 34-20A-78 Transfer to another facility–Reports–Notice
§ 34-20A-79 Refusal of commitment by facility
§ 34-20A-80 Discharge before end of commitment period
§ 34-20A-81 Maximum period of involuntary commitment–Discharge or recommitment
§ 34-20A-82 Discharge from recommitment–Second period of recommitment
§ 34-20A-83 Number of recommitment orders permitted
§ 34-20A-84 Hearing on petition for recommitment–Service and notice–Procedure
§ 34-20A-85 Rights to contest proceedings and to assistance of counsel–Court to require counsel if necessary
§ 34-20A-85.1 Compensation of attorney appointed to represent person being committed–Reimbursement of county
§ 34-20A-86 Right to examination by physician and counselor of choice–Employment by court when necessary
§ 34-20A-87 Habeas corpus available at any time
§ 34-20A-89 Payment for treatment under involuntary commitment
§ 34-20A-98 Possession and administration of opioid antagonists by first responders
§ 34-20A-99 Opioid antagonist defined
§ 34-20A-100 First responder defined
§ 34-20A-101 Training of first responders
§ 34-20A-102 Promulgation of rules for training, possession, and administration of opioid antagonists
§ 34-20A-103 Immunity from civil liability for injuries or death associated with administration of opioid antagonists
§ 34-20A-104 Possession and administration of opioid antagonists by person close to person at risk of overdose
§ 34-20A-105 Prescription for opioid antagonist
§ 34-20A-106 Health care professional immunity from liability
§ 34-20A-107 Prescription deemed issued for legitimate medical purpose
§ 34-20A-108 Duty or standard of care regarding opioid antagonists unaffected.34-20A-109
§ 34-20A-110 Immunity from arrest or prosecution for reporting person in need of emergency medical assistance for drug-related overdose.34-20A-111
§ 34-20A-112 Providing first aid or other medical assistance as mitigating factor–Limitations on immunity.34-20A-113

Terms Used In South Dakota Codified Laws > Title 34 > Chapter 20A

  • Accredited prevention or treatment facility: a private or public agency meeting the standards prescribed in § . See South Dakota Codified Laws 34-20A-2
  • Addiction counselor: a person licensed or certified as an addiction counselor by the South Dakota Board of Addiction and Prevention Professionals. See South Dakota Codified Laws 34-20A-2
  • Adult: any person who is not a minor as defined in chapter 26-1. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Alcoholic: a person who habitually lacks self-control as to the use of alcoholic beverages, or uses alcoholic beverages to the extent that the person's health is substantially impaired or endangered or the person's social or economic function is substantially disrupted. See South Dakota Codified Laws 34-20A-2
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • 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.
  • 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 South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Division: the Division of Behavioral Health within the department. See South Dakota Codified Laws 34-20A-2
  • Drug abuser: a person who habitually lacks self-control as to the use of controlled drugs or substances as defined in § . See South Dakota Codified Laws 34-20A-2
  • 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.
  • Good faith: an honest intention to abstain from taking any unconscientious advantage of another, even through the forms or technicalities of law, together with an absence of all information or belief of facts which would render the transaction unconscientious. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • 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.
  • Incompetent person: a person who has been adjudged incompetent by the circuit court. See South Dakota Codified Laws 34-20A-2
  • 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
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Person: includes natural persons, partnerships, associations, cooperative corporations, limited liability companies, and corporations. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Prevention: purposeful activities designed to promote personal growth of a person and strengthen the aspects of the community environment which are supportive to the person in order to preclude, prevent, or impede the development of alcohol or other drug misuse and abuse. See South Dakota Codified Laws 34-20A-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
  • Real property: is coextensive with lands, tenements, and hereditaments. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • State: the State of South Dakota. See South Dakota Codified Laws 2-14-2
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Treatment: the broad range of emergency, outpatient, intermediate, and inpatient services and care, including diagnostic evaluation, which may be extended to a person experiencing problems as a result of the use of alcohol or other drugs. See South Dakota Codified Laws 34-20A-2
  • 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