23-7-53 Optional enhanced permit to carry concealed pistol--Contents of application.
Optional enhanced permit to carry concealed pistol--Contents of application.
applicant may submit an application to the sheriff of the county in which the applicant resides for
an optional enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol. The application shall include:
The application for the optional enhanced permit to carry a concealed pistol;
A copy of the applicant's fingerprints for submission to the Federal Bureau of
Investigation, and any governmental agency or entity authorized to receive such
information, for a state, national, and international criminal history background check;
An authorization to run a fingerprint background check;
A separate payment for the cost of processing the fingerprint background check;
A separate application fee of one hundred dollars for the optional permit to carry a
concealed pistol which shall be distributed fifty percent to the sheriff and fifty percent to
the secretary of state to be used by the secretary of state to administer the concealed carry
Proof that the applicant has successfully completed a qualifying handgun course as
defined in § 23-7-58 within the preceding twelve months or proof that the applicant is a
current or former South Dakota law enforcement officer.
The sheriff shall forward the copy of the applicant's fingerprints, the applicant's authorization for
processing a fingerprint background check, and the payment for the fingerprint background check
to the Division of Criminal Investigation for processing.
Source: SL 2015, ch 137, § 1; SL 2016, ch 131, § 2.