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S 1150 General Bill, By Drummond
    A Bill to amend Chapter 78, Title 15, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to the South Carolina Tort Claims Act, so as to revise the provisions of this Act including provisions relating to the immunity of governmental entities, a further definition of the agencies to which this Act applies, the manner in which and time within which claims may be brought and maintained, the circumstances which give rise to a loss, the applicable interest rate on judgments against governmental entities and the stipulation that a judgment against a governmental entity does not constitute a lien upon the property of the entity; to amend Section 23-13-10, relating to the appointment of deputy sheriffs, so as to delete language relating to the sheriff being answerable for the neglect of his deputies which is in conflict with the above provisions, and to repeal Sections 16-5-60 and 16-5-70 relating to certain law suits against counties.
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02/15/96Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-10
02/15/96Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary SJ-10

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