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H*3068 (Rat #0623, Act #0546 of 1988) General Bill, By Hayes
    A Bill to amend Section 20-7-610, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to the taking of a child into emergency protective custody by a local child protective service agency, so as to revise the time within which a pretrial hearing and custody hearing thereon must be held, to allow custody of the child to be returned to the parents or guardians before the pretrial hearing under certain conditions, to provide that at the pretrial hearing the respondents shall have the right to submit certain affidavits and to cross-examine the agency's witnesses as to whether there existed probable cause to effect emergency removal, and to delete provisions requiring the child to remain in the placement made by the agency during the pendency of the removal proceeding.-amended title
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04/29/87House Introduced and read first time HJ-2216
04/29/87House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-2216
05/21/87House Committee report: Favorable Judiciary HJ-3120
05/27/87House Read second time HJ-3249
05/28/87House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-3319
05/29/87Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-2465
05/29/87Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary SJ-2465
03/02/88Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary SJ-25
03/03/88Senate Amended SJ-72
03/03/88Senate Read second time SJ-73
04/14/88Senate Read third time SJ-192
04/14/88Senate Returned SJ-192
04/20/88House Senate amendment amended HJ-3120
04/20/88House Returned HJ-3122
04/28/88Senate Concurred in House amendment and enrolled SJ-7
05/12/88 Ratified R 623
05/18/88 Signed By Governor
05/18/88 Effective date 05/18/88
05/18/88 Act No. 546
06/10/88 Copies available

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