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Strikes, Lockouts and Other "Economic Weapons": South Dakota

Strikes, Lockouts and Other "Economic Weapons" requirements for other states

Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.

Author: Silas F. Mayberry, Seaton, Peters & Revnew, PA.

Summary

  • The South Dakota Labor Relations Act (SDLRA) protects the right of workers in the private sector to strike and to engage in other collective activity, including organizing unions, to improve their terms and conditions of employment. See Private Employees' Rights to Strike.
  • Public employees in South Dakota may not strike. See Public Employees' Rights.