In South Dakota, you need to make a reasonable attempt to investigate the age of the person attempting to purchase alcohol. This is done by thoroughly examining an age-bearing photo ID that would, according to the SD Statutes, "appear valid to a reasonable and prudent person." (35-9-1.2)
What are acceptable forms of ID in South Dakota?
Generally acceptable forms of ID include:
- A valid driver's license
- A state issued identification card
- A military ID
- Current passport