43-32-10 Preservation of premises by lessee.
Preservation of premises by lessee.
In every hiring of residential premises, whether
in writing or parol, the lessee shall preserve the premises, appliances, appurtenances, and other
leased personality in good condition, and repair all deteriorations or damage thereto occasioned by
his negligent, willful or malicious conduct or such conduct of persons acting under his direction or
Source: SDC 1939, § 38.0404; SL 1976, ch 267, § 6.