SUPREME COURT RULES AND ORDERS
IN THE SUPREME COURT
STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA
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IN THE MATTER OF THE AMENDMENT OF SDCL 15–6–5(a)
A hearing was held on February 17, 2021, at Pierre, South Dakota, relating to the amendment of SDCL 15–6–5(a), and the Court having considered the proposed amendment, oral presentation relating thereto and being fully advised in the premises, now, therefore, it is
ORDERED that SDCL 15–6–5(a) be and it is hereby amended to read in its entirety as follows:
as otherwise provided in this chapter, every order required by its
terms to be served, every pleading subsequent to the original
complaint unless the court otherwise orders because of numerous
defendants, every written motion other than one which may be heard ex
parte, and every written notice, appearance, demand, offer
judgment, and similar paper shall be served upon each of the parties.
No service need be made on parties in default for failure to appear
except that pleadings asserting new or additional claims for relief
against them shall be served upon them in the manner provided for
service of summons in § 15-6-4.
IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that this rule become effective immediately.
DATED at Pierre, South Dakota, this 23rd day of February, 2021.
Catchlines are not law. (§ 2-16-13.1) Underscores indicate new language.
indicate deleted language.