Online Alcohol Class offers the most comprehensive online Minor in Possession classes available in South Dakota. We offer Level 1 (8 hour), Level 2 (16 hour), and Level 3 (24 hour) online Minor in Possession and Minor in Consumption Courses.
Often students call us to ask about the MIP laws in South Dakota. As a courtesy, we've compiled the laws from every state and listed them below.
Please note that the South Dakota MIP laws displayed on this page are intended to assist help you to understand your local South Dakota laws. While we have tried to show the most up-to-date version of South Dakota minor in possession laws, but we cannot guarantee its accuracy. This information is not a replacement for legal advice from an attorney. It is in your best interest that you find an appropriate lawyer for more information about South Dakota MIP laws.
Possession is prohibited with NO EXCEPTIONS
Consumption is prohibited with NO EXCEPTIONS
Internal possession is not explicitly prohibited
Purchase is prohibited and there is NO ALLOWANCE for youth purchase for law enforcement purposes
Furnishing is prohibited WITH THE FOLLOWING EXCEPTION(S):
Beer: 18 for servers and 21 for bartenders
Wine: 18 for servers and 21 for bartenders
Spirits: 18 for servers and 21 for bartenders
Condition(s) that must be met in order for an underage person to sell alcoholic beverages:
Beer: Not Specified
Provision(s) targeting minors:
Provision(s) targeting retailers:
BAC limit: 0.02 - a BAC level above the limit is per se (conclusive) evidence of a violation
Applies to drivers under age 21
Keg definition: 8.00 or 16.00
Purchaser information collected:
Warning information to purchaser: Not Required
Deposit: not required
Provisions do not specifically address disposable kegs
Notes: A "keg" is defined as an eight or sixteen gallon reusable plastic or metal container.
Type(s) of violation leading to driver's license suspension, revocation, or denial:
Use/lose penalties apply to minors under age 21
Authority to impose driver's license sanction
Length of suspension/revocation:
No State-imposed liability for hosting underage drinking parties