South Dakota - Acceptable Internet Use Policies: Policy or Plan Requirements

Area: 
Policy Or Plan Requirements
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

State law requires districts to adopt Internet use policies or to provide instruction on safe Internet use.

South Dakota Codified Laws 22-24-55 Public schools to restrict access to obscene materials on public access computers

Any public school that provides a public access computer shall do one or both of the following:
(1) Equip the computer with software that will limit minors’ ability to gain access to obscene materials or purchase internet connectivity from an internet service provider that provides filter services to limit access to obscene materials; or
(2) Develop and implement, by January 1, 2001, a local policy that establishes measures to restrict minors from computer access to obscene materials.

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