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S 0003 General Bill, By L. Martin, Shealy, Malloy, Courson, Fair, Turner, Lourie and Hembree
Summary: Criminal Domestic Violence Offenses and Penalties
    A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 16-25-10 OF THE 1976 CODE, TO PROVIDE NECESSARY DEFINITIONS; TO AMEND SECTION 16-25-20 OF THE 1976 CODE, RELATING TO CRIMINAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE OFFENSES AND PENALTIES, SO AS TO RESTRUCTURE THE CRIMINAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE OFFENSES INTO DEGREES AND PROVIDE PENALTIES; TO AMEND SECTION 16-25-30, RELATING TO THE ILLEGAL POSSESSION OF A FIREARM BY A PERSON CONVICTED OF A DOMESTIC VIOLENCE OFFENSE, TO PROVIDE THAT IT IS UNLAWFUL FOR A PERSON CONVICTED OF A CRIMINAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE OFFENSE OR A PERSON SUBJECT TO AN ORDER OF PROTECTION FOR DOMESTIC OR FAMILY VIOLENCE TO SHIP, TRANSPORT, OR RECEIVE A FIREARM OR AMMUNITION, AND TO PROVIDE NOTICE TO A PERSON TO WHOM THE STATUTE APPLIES; TO AMEND SECTION 16-25-65, RELATING TO CRIMINAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE OF A HIGH AND AGGRAVATED NATURE, TO PROVIDE THAT THE COURT MUST ORDER PARTICIPATION IN A DOMESTIC VIOLENCE INTERVENTION PROGRAM AND ALLOW A RESTRICTION ON FIREARMS AND AMMUNITION AS A CONDITION OF BOND; AND TO AMEND CHAPTER 3, TITLE 16, RELATING TO OFFENSES AGAINST THE PERSON, BY ADDING ARTICLE 18, TO PROVIDE NECESSARY DEFINITIONS AND TO ESTABLISH A PROCEDURE FOR THE ISSUANCE OF PERMANENT AND EMERGENCY CIVIL NO-CONTACT ORDERS UNDER CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES, TO PROVIDE FOR THE DURATION OF CIVIL NO-CONTACT ORDERS, AND TO PROVIDE A PENALTY FOR THE VIOLATION OF CIVIL NO-CONTACT ORDERS.
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12/03/14Senate Prefiled
12/03/14Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary
01/13/15Senate Introduced and read first time (Senate Journal-page 33)
01/13/15Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary (Senate Journal-page 33)
01/15/15Senate Referred to Subcommittee: Hembree (ch), Allen, McElveen, Shealy, Turner
01/22/15Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary (Senate Journal-page 4)
01/23/15 Scrivener's error corrected
02/17/15Senate Debate interrupted (Senate Journal-page 13)
02/18/15Senate Committee Amendment Amended and Adopted (Senate Journal-page 21)
02/18/15Senate Debate interrupted (Senate Journal-page 21)
02/19/15Senate Debate interrupted (Senate Journal-page 20)
02/19/15 Scrivener's error corrected
02/24/15Senate Amended (Senate Journal-page 21)
02/24/15Senate Debate interrupted (Senate Journal-page 21)
02/25/15 Scrivener's error corrected
02/25/15Senate Amended (Senate Journal-page 35)
02/25/15Senate Read second time (Senate Journal-page 35)
02/25/15Senate Roll call Ayes-38 Nays-3
03/03/15Senate Read third time and sent to House



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