South Dakota State Law

Code Section
22-1-2; 22-14-6, 16; 23-7-9, 46

Illegal Arms
Controlled weapon-silencer; machine gun; short shotgun or rifle; altered manufacturer’s serial number

Waiting Period
48 hrs. (pistol only) (None if valid permit to carry a concealed pistol)

Who May Not Own
1. Convicted of felony or crime of violence in last 15 yrs.; 2. Minor (under 18 yrs. old); 3. Convicted of drug possession in last 5 years.

Law Prohibiting Firearms On or Near School Grounds
Misdemeanor. 13-32-7


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