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State Statutes for South Dakota

Credentials for Registration in South Dakota

South Dakota

25-1-30 Persons authorized to solemnize marriages

Marriage may be solemnized by a justice of the Supreme Court, a judge of the circuit court, a magistrate, a mayor, either within or without the corporate limits of the municipality from which the mayor was elected, or any person authorized by a church to solemnize marriages.

Title 25: Domestic Regulations - Chapter 1: Validity and Performance of Marriages

Source: SDC 1939, § 14.0110; SL 1959, ch 50, § 2; SL 1976, ch 30, § 2; SL 2003, ch 143, § 1.