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South Dakota Civil Rights Laws

Explanation of Terms in Civil Rights Laws Chart

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.

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