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S 0292 General Bill, By Patterson
    A Bill to amend the Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, by adding Article 9 to Chapter 33, Title 43, so as to enact the "Employment Bill of Rights for Persons with Disabilities"; to amend Sections 43-33-510, 43-33-520, 43-33-530, 43-33-540, and 43-33-560, all relating to the "Bill of Rights for Handicapped Persons", so as to delete references to employment and to change the term "handicapped persons" to "persons with disabilities"; to change the title of Article 7, Chapter 33, Title 43 to "Bill of Rights for Persons with Disabilities"; to repeal Section 43-33-550 relating to jurisdiction of the State Human Affairs Commission with regard to employment discrimination; to repeal Section 43-33-570 relating to the definition of reasonable justification; and to repeal Section 43-33-580 relating to the exemption of contractors subject to federal law regarding employment discrimination.
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01/26/93Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-27
01/26/93Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary SJ-27
03/02/94Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary SJ-12
03/03/94Senate Amended SJ-23
03/03/94Senate Read second time SJ-25
03/03/94Senate Ordered to third reading with notice of amendments SJ-25
03/08/94Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-9
03/09/94House Introduced and read first time HJ-6
03/09/94House Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry HJ-6
05/04/94House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Labor, Commerce and Industry HJ-10
05/24/94House Objection by Rep. Cromer, Vaughn, Cato, Allison, Simrill, Quinn, HJ-26
05/24/94House Objection by Rep. Kelley, Sharpe & Wright HJ-26
05/25/94House Objection withdrawn by Rep. Simrill HJ-22

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