43-40-6 Guest leaving property at inn or hotel after departure or before arrival--Held at owner's ...
Guest leaving property at inn or hotel after departure or before arrival--Held at
Whenever any person shall suffer his baggage or property to remain in any inn or hotel,
after leaving the same as a guest, and after the relation of innkeeper and guest between such guest
and the proprietor of such inn or hotel has ceased, or shall forward the same to such inn or hotel
before becoming a guest thereof and the same shall be received into such inn or hotel, such innkeeper
may at his option hold such baggage or property at the risk of such owner.
Source: SL 1913, ch 237, § 4; RC 1919, § 1001; SDC 1939, § 60.0704.