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April 12 Legislative Report

April 16, 2013

Tuesday, April 9, 2013
The House Full Judiciary, chaired by Rep. Greg Delleney, met Tuesday.
Favorable Report:
H. 3563 Self-Service Storage Facility Act

Favorable Report as amended:
H. 3560 Handguns
H. 3602 Stealing or stolen goods
H. 3014 Veterans Treatment Court Program Act
H. 3024 Child abuse
H. 3101 Freedom of Health Care Protection Act

Carried Over:
H. 3102 Jaidon's Law
H. 3197 Division of Elections

The Senate Judiciary Committee, chaired by Sen. Larry Martin, met Tuesday.
Favorable Report as amended:
S. 8 Patrol Canine teams
H. 3540 Removal of officers by the Governor
H. 3541 Adjutant General
S. 380 Emergency Medical Services
S. 413 Handguns
S. 274 Altering or tampering electric, gas, or water meters
S. 37 Elections

Carried Over:
S. 445 Adjutant General
S. 115 Constitutional Carry Act
S. 250 Charitable funds
H. 3091 Charitable funds act
S. 404 Retail liquor store licenses
S. 423 On-premises consumption of beer
H. 3554 Beer and Wine
S. 330 Sine Die Adjournment

Wednesday, April 10, 2013
The House Judiciary Family and Probate Laws Subcommittee, chaired by Rep. Peter McCoy, met Wednesday.
Favorable Report:
H. 3464 Child custody

Carried Over:
H. 3465 Child custody placement plan

The Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on S. 18, chaired by Sen. Gerald Malloy, met Wednesday.
Carried Over:
S. 18 Uniform Partition of Heirs Property Act. Josh Walden, supervising attorney for Center for Heirs' Property Preservation, testified in favor of this bill.

The Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on S. 124, chaired by Sen. Chauncey Gregory, met Wednesday.
Favorable Report as amended:
S. 124 Liability of Members & Managers of LLCs

Thursday, April 11, 2013
The House Judiciary Criminal Laws Subcommittee, chaired by Rep. David Weeks, met Thursday.
Carried over:
H. 3823 Relating to Controlled Substances
H. 3149 Precious Metals
H. 3804 Offense of Cyberbullying

The Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on R. 4313, chaired by Sen. Vincent Sheheen, met Thursday.
Favorable Report:
R. 4313 Child Support Guidelines

House and Senate introductions are available online. The following are a number of bills of interest that were introduced last week:
H. 3895 Hearings and proceedings before Administrative Law Court
H. 3898 Child adoptions
H. 3921 Reckless driving
H. 3924 SC Family Law Arbitration Act
H. 3940 Statute of limitations for sexual abuse or incest
 

Questions related to legislation can be directed to Kali Campbell Turner at (803) 799 6653, ext. 170 or kturner@scbar.org. Additional information can be found at http://www.scstatehouse.gov/.

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