State of South Dakota
LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY, 2010
||HOUSE JUDICIARY ENGROSSED NO. HB 1104 - 2/10/2010 |
Introduced by: Representatives Deadrick and Juhnke and Senator Garnos
FOR AN ACT ENTITLED, An Act to limit the source of recovery in certain civil actions for childhood sexual abuse injuries.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
Section 1. That § 26-10-25 be amended to read as follows:
26-10-25. Any civil action based on intentional conduct brought by any person for recovery of damages for injury suffered as a result of childhood sexual abuse shall be commenced within three years of the act alleged to have caused the injury or condition, or three years of the time the victim discovered or reasonably should have discovered that the injury or condition was caused by the act, whichever period expires later. However, no person who has reached the age of thirty-five years may recover damages from any person or entity other than the person who perpetrated the actual act of sexual abuse.
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