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S*1248 (Rat #0470, Act #0405 of 1992) General Bill, By Hayes
    A Bill to amend Section 27-21-20, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to the procedure a sheriff must use when selling stolen or abandoned property at public auction when the owner cannot be ascertained, so as to authorize the Chief of Police of a municipality to sell this type of property and to revise the procedure for selling of the property; to provide that glassware or other drug paraphernalia which is recovered pursuant to Section 27-21-20 and is unclaimed and which would be useful in a science laboratory must be made available first to public schools and second to public institutions of higher learning before it may be sold at public auction or otherwise disposed of; and to amend the 1976 Code by adding Section 27-40-735 so as to provide a procedure for the removal of personal property belonging to a tenant removed from a premises as a result of an eviction proceeding which is placed on a public street or highway and provide immunity from liability for officials or employees if the tenant is not informed in the notice of eviction of the provisions of this Section.-amended title
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02/04/92Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-6
02/04/92Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary SJ-6
03/18/92Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary SJ-23
03/19/92Senate Amended SJ-28
03/19/92Senate Read second time SJ-30
03/25/92Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-13
03/26/92House Introduced and read first time HJ-12
03/26/92House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-13
04/15/92House Recalled from Committee on Judiciary HJ-41
05/06/92House Amended HJ-22
05/06/92House Debate adjourned until Tuesday, May 12, 1992 HJ-23
05/12/92House Read second time HJ-21
05/13/92House Read third time and returned to Senate with amendments HJ-8
05/13/92Senate Concurred in House amendment and enrolled SJ-10
05/27/92 Ratified R 470
06/01/92 Signed By Governor
06/01/92 Effective date 06/01/92
06/01/92 Act No. 405
07/09/92 Copies available

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