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April 11 Legislative Report

April 11, 2014

Tuesday, April 8, 2014
The House Judiciary Committee met Tuesday
Favorable Report:
H. 3958 - Coroners

Favorable Report as amended:
H. 4607 – Trespasser Responsibility Act
H. 4859 – Military Family Quality of Life Enhancement Act
H. 4805 – Election Commission and Board of Registration

Recommitted to Subcommittee:
H. 4812 – Election Commission

Adjourned debate:
H. 4453 – Campaign funds

The Senate Judiciary Committee met Tuesday
Favorable Report as amended:
S. 971 – Magistrates Court

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
The House Judiciary Family and Probate Laws Subcommittee met Wednesday
Favorable Report:
H. 5015 – Child Abuse and Neglect Registry
H. 4180 – Relating to Alimony

Carried over:
H. 4751 – Missing Persons Information Center

The Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on S. 1121 and H. 4371 met Wednesday
Carried over:
S. 1121 – Unfair trade practices. Bar member Neil Rashley (SC Bankers Association) testified on this bill.

The Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on H. 3147 met Wednesday
Carried over:
H. 3147 – Workers’ Compensation. Bar member Tiger Wells (Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd) testified on this bill.

Thursday, April 10, 2014
The Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on S, 527, S. 83 and S. 457 met Thursday
Favorable Report as amended:
S. 527 – Pregnant Women’s Protection Act.

The Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on S. 773 and S. 788 met Thursday
Carried over:
S. 773 – Transparency in Private Attorney Contracts Act. Bar member Brian Bevon (Motley Rice) testified on this bill.

House and Senate introductions are available online.

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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