Posted in: Lawyers None, Weekly Legislative Report

Tuesday, March 7, 2017
The Senate Judiciary Committee met Tuesday.
Favorable Report as Amended:
S. 170 - Child fatality review team
S. 173 - Law Enforcement Training Council new definitions

Carried over:
S. 92 - Alimony and allowances
S. 83 - Involuntary manslaughter
S. 131 - Disturbing schools  
S. 324 - Concealed weapons
S. 289 - SC Crime Victim Services Act

Family Court Rule 25 was presented with no motion to disapprove.

The House Labor, Commerce and Industry Real Estate Subcommittee met Tuesday.
Favorable Report as Amended:
H. 3647 - Time shares
H. 3886 - Homeowner's Associations
Dick Unger (Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein, LLP) testified.

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
The Senate Labor, Commerce and Industry Regulatory and Local Government Subcommittee met Wednesday.
Favorable Report as Amended:
S. 323 - Housing and redevelopment
Mullen Taylor (Mullen Taylor LLC) and Randy Lowell (Willoughby & Hoefer, PA) testified.

The Senate General Committee met Wednesday.
Recommitted to Subcommittee:
S. 80 - Children's advocacy centers
Maggie Meekins (USC Children's Law Center) testified.

Thursday, March 9, 2017
The Senate General Subcommittee met Thursday.
Carried over:
S. 80 - Children's advocacy centers
Margaret Bodman (USC Children's Law Center) and Maggie Meekins testified.

The House Judiciary Criminal Laws Subcommittee met Thursday.
Carried over:
H. 3870 - County Grand Jury foreman  
H. 3880 - County grand jury

Adjourned Debate:
H. 3208 - Terrorism
 
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/.