South Dakota Civil Rights Laws
Created by FindLaw's team of legal writers and editors | Last reviewed June 20, 2016
|Code Section||20-13-1, et seq. (Generally); 60-12-15, et seq. (Sex)|
|Agency||Generally: Commission of Human Rights; Sex: None|
|Administrative Preemption||Generally: Yes; Sex: No|
|Private Action Permitted?||Generally: Yes; Sex: Yes|
|Attorney Fees Recoverable by Plaintiff?||Generally: Yes; Sex: Yes|
|Statute of Limitations||Generally: 180 days; Sex: 2 yrs.|
Note: State laws are constantly changing -- contact an attorney or conduct your own legal research to verify the state law(s) you are researching.
Research the Law:
- Official State Codes - Links to the official online statutes (laws) in all 50 states and DC.
Related Resources for Civil Rights Laws:
Was this helpful?
You Don’t Have To Solve This on Your Own – Get a Lawyer’s Help
Meeting with a lawyer can help you understand your options and how to best protect your rights. Visit our attorney directory to find a lawyer near you who can help.
Next Steps: Search for a Local Attorney
Contact a qualified attorney.