2017 Session Laws

CHAPTER 117

(SB 84)

Suspension of the probationary period for juvenile probationers.


        ENTITLED, An Act to provide for the suspension of the probationary period for juvenile probationers under certain conditions.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:

    Section 1. That chapter 26-7A be amended by adding a NEW SECTION to read:

    The running of a juvenile probationer's probationary period shall be suspended if:

            (1)    The juvenile probationer absconds from supervision;

            (2)    Any petition to modify or revoke a term of probation is filed; or

            (3)    A probation violation report is filed during any pending court proceeding related to the filing of the violation report.

     Signed March 10, 2017
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