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Age Requirements for Consumption of Beverages in South Dakota

35-9-1. Furnishing alcoholic beverage to child prohibited–Exceptions–Violation as misdemeanor–Civil liability.

35-9-9. Social host prohibited from permitting consumption of alcoholic beverages by person under age eighteen–Misdemeanor.

35-9-10. Social host prohibited from permitting consumption of alcoholic beverages by person age eighteen, nineteen, or twenty–Misdemeanor.

35-9-12. Social host’s lack of physical presence not a defense.

35-9-13. Social host defined.