ENTITLED, An Act to revise the definition of firearm to include certain antique, muzzle-loading,
and black powder weapons in certain circumstances.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
Section 1. That chapter 22-14 be amended by adding thereto a NEW SECTION to read as
For purposes of §§ 22-14-15 and 22-14-15.1, the term, firearm, includes any antique firearm as
defined in subdivision 22-1-2(4) and any muzzle loading rifle, muzzle loading shotgun, or muzzle
loading pistol, including muzzle loading weapons that are designed to use black powder or a black
powder substitute and cannot use fixed ammunition.
An Act to revise the definition of firearm to include certain antique, muzzle-loading, and black
powder weapons in certain circumstances.
I certify that the attached Act
originated in the
HOUSE as Bill No. 1198
Speaker of the House
President of the Senate
Secretary of the Senate
House Bill No. 1198
File No. ____
Chapter No. ______
Received at this Executive Office
this _____ day of _____________ ,
20____ at ____________ M.
for the Governor
The attached Act is hereby
approved this ________ day of
______________ , A.D., 20___
STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA,
Office of the Secretary of State
Filed ____________ , 20___
at _________ o'clock __ M.
Secretary of State
Asst. Secretary of State