21.381.11 96th Legislative Session 567

2021 South Dakota Legislature

House Bill 1102


An Act

ENTITLED An Act to revise certain definitions for sex offender registry.

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

Section 1. That § 22-24B-22 be AMENDED.

22-24B-22. Definitions.

Terms used in §§ 22-24B-22 to 22-24B-28, inclusive, mean:

(1) "Community safety zone," the measurement of a straight line that creates an area that lies within five hundred feet from the facilities and grounds of any school, public park, public playground, or public pool, including the facilities and grounds itself;

(2) "Loiter," to remain for a period of time and under circumstances that a reasonable person would determine is for the primary purpose of observing or contacting minors;

(3) "School," any public, private, denominational, or parochial school offering preschool, kindergarten, or any grade from one through twelve accredited through the Department of Education. This term does not apply to any facility where the education of students might occur incidentally to the primary purpose of the facility;

(4) "Residence," the address a person lists for purposes of the sex offender registry under § 22-24B-12 and subdivision 22-24B-8(3).

An Act to revise certain definitions for sex offender registry.

I certify that the attached Act originated in the:

House as Bill No. 1102

Chief Clerk

Speaker of the House


Chief Clerk

President of the Senate


Secretary of the Senate

House Bill No. 1102

File No. ____

Chapter No. ______

Received at this Executive Office

this _____ day of _____________,

2021 at ____________M.


for the Governor

The attached Act is hereby

approved this ________ day of

______________, A.D., 2021




Office of the Secretary of State

Filed ____________, 2021

at _________ o'clock __M.

Secretary of State


Asst. Secretary of State