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Legal Statutes: South Dakota

UPDATED May 26, 2017

South Dakota Statutes

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Chapter 10 Protection From Domestic Abuse

back to top25-10-39 Records of domestic abuse -- Disclosure of victim's location during pendency of action

Each law enforcement agency shall maintain records for at least five years of all reported incidents of domestic abuse. However, during the pendency of any action instituted pursuant to § 25-10-36, records which identify the location of a victim may not be disclosed to a defendant without a court order, except to defendant's attorney.

History: SL 1989, ch 208, § 3; SDCL § 23A-3-23; SL 2002, ch 19, § 1.