2020 Senate Bill 120 - Enrolled

SDLRC - 2020 Senate Bill 120 - SD Legislature establish exceptions regarding the possession of a pistol by a minor.

20.698.11 95th Legislative Session 960

2020 South Dakota Legislature

Senate Bill 120

ENROLLED

An Act

ENTITLED An Act to establish exceptions regarding the possession of a pistol by a minor.

Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of South Dakota:

Section 1. That § 23-7-45 be AMENDED:

23-7-45. Possession of pistols by minors--Exceptions to prohibitions.

The provisions of § 23-7-44 are not applicable to a minor and a criminal prosecution for possession of a pistol brought after transfer pursuant to chapter 26-11 is not applicable to a minor if the minor had the prior written consent of the minor's parent or guardian to possess the pistol, and:

(1) The minor was on premises owned or leased by the minor or the minor's parent, guardian, or immediate family member;

(2) The minor was in the presence of a licensed or accredited gun safety instructor; or

(3) The pistol was being used for farming, ranching, hunting, trapping, target shooting, or gun safety instruction.

An Act to establish exceptions regarding the possession of a pistol by a minor.

I certify that the attached Act originated in the:

Senate as Bill No. 120

Secretary of the Senate

President of the Senate

Attest:

Secretary of the Senate

Speaker of the House

Attest:

Chief Clerk

Senate Bill No. 120

File No. ____

Chapter No. ______

Received at this Executive Office

this _____ day of _____________,

2020 at ____________M.

By

for the Governor

The attached Act is hereby

approved this ________ day of

______________, A.D., 2020

Governor

STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA,

ss.

Office of the Secretary of State

Filed ____________, 2020

at _________ o'clock __M.

Secretary of State

By

Asst. Secretary of State

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