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Acts
1996 Session

Listed below are Act Nos. 421-470 of the South Carolina General Assembly assigned act numbers during the 1996 legislative session.

Following each act number are the ratification number (preceded by an R), the bill number (preceded by an H for House or an S for Senate) and a brief description of the act.

The number of each act is linked to the legislative information for that act. The legislative information includes a link to the full text of the act.

Act No. 421 (R507, H3228)
-- Parents, rights of. Effective June 18, 1996
Act No. 422 (R508, H3273)
-- Purple Heart recipients, license plates. Effective June 18, 1996
Act No. 423 (R510, H3314)
-- Election Commission, ethics. Effective June 18, 1996
Act No. 424 (R511, H3838)
-- Workers' compensation. Effective June 18, 1996. See Act for exceptions and explanation.
Act No. 425 (R512, H4012)
-- Forest products haulers, special license plates. Effective January 1, 1996
Act No. 426 (R513, H4277)
-- Discrimination in employment, provisions. Effective June 18, 1996
Act No. 427 (R514, H4338)
-- Antlered deer. Effective June 18, 1996
Act No. 428 (R515, H4344)
-- Juveniles, restitution of. Effective June 18, 1996
Act No. 429 (R516, H4431)
-- Autism, weighting for pupils with. Effective June 20, 1996
Act No. 430 (R526, H4782)
-- Mortgage loan brokers, provisions. Effective June 20, 1996
Act No. 431 (R528, H4834)
-- Taxation provisions, collection and payment of. Effective June 19, 1996. See Act for exceptions.
Act No. 432 (R456, S1147)
-- Video or cassette tape, notice of expiration of rental. Effective June 4, 1996
Act No. 433 (R457, S1152)
-- Committing lewd act upon child. Effective June 4, 1996
Act No. 434 (R458, S1160)
-- Elections, detailed provisions. Effective June 4, 1996
Act No. 435 (R334, H3870)
-- Accident and Health insurance policies. Effective May 6, 1996
Act No. 436 (R461, S1260)
-- Domestic animals, regulation by counties. Effective June 6, 1996
Act No. 437 (R462, S1293)
-- Crime victims report, restitution. Effective January 1, 1997, and applies to all persons sentenced on or after April 1, 1997, except that the provisions contained in Section 17-25-324(C) take effect on January 1, 1997.
Act No. 438 (R463, S1335)
-- Southern Regional Emergency Management Assistance Compact. Effective June 4, 1996
Act No. 439 (R464, S1366)
-- Motor vehicle carrier laws, registration and certification. Effective June 4, 1996
Act No. 440 (R465, S1416)
-- Lancaster County, voting precincts. Effective January 1, 1997
Act No. 441 (R497, S95)
-- Violent offender, work release program. Effective June 18, 1996
Act No. 442 (R498, S506)
-- Workers' compensation. Effective June 18, 1996
Act No. 443 (R501, S1028)
-- Municipal elections. Effective June 18, 1996
Act No. 444 (R503, S1286)
-- Day care center employees, criminal background check. Effective June 18, 1996
Act No. 445 (R506, H3201)
-- Smoking in school facilities. Effective June 18, 1996, except Section 16-17-503 of the 1976 Code which takes effect when funds are appropriated by the General Assembly to implement its provisions.
Act No. 446 (R509, H3285)
-- Child custody, joint. Effective June 18, 1996
Act No. 447 (R517, H4443)
-- Charter School Act. Effective July 1, 1996
Act No. 448 (R518, H4469)
-- S.C. Effective Death Penalty Act. Effective June 18, 1996
Act No. 449 (R519, H4557)
-- Bingo Tax Act of 1996. Effective October 1, 1997
Act No. 450 (R522, H4614)
-- Children's Code Reform Act of 1996. Effective January 1, 1997
Act No. 451 (R525, H4755)
-- Insurance casualty and surety rates, assigned risk. Effective June 18, 1996
Act No. 452 (R527, H4789)
-- Child support enforcement, provisions. Effective July 1, 1996
Act No. 453 (R523, H4627)
-- Public accountants, regulation of. Effective June 20, 1996
Act No. 454 (R524, H4717)
-- Solid waste policy and management, structural fill. Effective June 26, 1996
Act No. 455 (R536, H4472)
-- Inmate Litigation. Effective July 3, 1996
Act No. 456 (R540, H4833)
-- Taxation provisions, property and appeals. Effective July 3, 1996
Act No. 457 (R541, H3515) -- African-American monument. Effective July 3, 1996
Act No. 458 (R520, H4600)
-- Appropriation Bill 1996-97. See Act for effective date.
Act No. 459 (R459, S1162)
-- Dealer license plates, county economic development employee. Effective June 5, 1996
Act No. 460 (R533, H3446)
-- Agricultural facilities and operations. Effective July 1, 1996
Act No. 461 (R539, H4796)
-- Motor vehicle carriers, property tax assessments. See Act for effective dates.
Act No. 462 (R542, H4706)
-- Rural Development Act of 1996. See Act for effective dates and explanation.
Act No. 463 (R531, S1117)
-- Public School Facilities Assistance Act. Effective July 12, 1996
Act No. 464 (R534, H3730)
-- Law Abiding Citizens Self-Defense Act of 1996. Effective August 23, 1996
Act No. 465 (R530, S1101)
-- Election officers, training and certification program. Effective August 21, 1996
Act No. 466 (R532, S1216)
-- Multiple Site Voter Registration. Effective August 21, 1996
Act No. 467 (R535, H3845)
-- Jury lists. Effective August 21, 1996
Act No. 468 (R538, H4704)
-- Mid-Carolina Higher Education Commission. Effective August 21, 1996
Act No. 469 (R451, S1050)
-- Victim's Rights and Right of Bail. Effective May 30, 1996
Act No. 470 (R460, S1213)
-- Voter qualifications for new residence. Effective May 30, 1996




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