ENTITLED, An Act to revise the procedure for judgment by confession.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
Section 1. That § 21-26-1 be amended to read:
21-26-1. A judgment by confession may be docketed, either for money due or to become due, or to secure any person against contingent liability on behalf of the defendant, or both, in the manner prescribed by this chapter.
Section 2. That § 21-26-5 be amended to read:
21-26-5. The defendant's verified statement shall be presented to the court or a judge thereof, and if, after notice and hearing, which may not be waived, it is found sufficient, the court or judge shall render judgment accordingly, whereupon it may be filed in the office of the clerk who shall docket it.
An Act to revise the procedure for judgment by confession.
I certify that the attached Act originated in the
HOUSE as Bill No. 1070
Speaker of the House
President of the Senate
Secretary of the Senate
House Bill No. 1070
File No. ____
Chapter No. ______
Received at this Executive Office this _____ day of _____________ ,
20____ at ____________ M.
for the Governor
The attached Act is hereby approved this ________ day of ______________ , A.D., 20___
STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA,
Office of the Secretary of State
Filed ____________ , 20___
at _________ o'clock __ M.
Secretary of State
Asst. Secretary of State