25-9B-201 Basis for jurisdiction over nonresident.
Basis for jurisdiction over nonresident.
In a proceeding to establish, enforce, or
modify a support order or to determine parentage, a tribunal of this state may exercise personal
jurisdiction over a nonresident individual or the individual's guardian or conservator if:
The individual is personally served with notice within this state; or
The individual submits to the jurisdiction of this state by consent, by entering a general
appearance, or by filing a responsive document having the effect of waiving any contest
to personal jurisdiction; or
The individual resided with the child in this state; or
The individual resided in this state and provided prenatal expenses or support for the
The child resides in this state as a result of the acts or directives of the individual; or
The individual engaged in sexual intercourse in this state, which act creates a cause of
action for the determination of paternity of a child who may have been conceived by that
act of intercourse; or
The individual asserted parentage in the child support case registry maintained in this state
by the Department of Social Services; or
The individual fails to support a minor child residing in South Dakota; or
There is any other basis consistent with the provisions of § 15-7-2 or the constitutions of
this state and the United States for the exercise of personal jurisdiction.
SL 1994, ch 206, § 201; SL 1998, ch 157, § 13.