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H*3216 (Rat #0072, Act #0040 of 1993) General Bill, By S.S. Wofford
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    A Bill to amend Section 44-17-330, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to the discharge of a patient voluntarily admitted to a hospital for mental health treatment, so as to delete provisions prohibiting discharge before fifteen days have elapsed and provisions requiring fourteen days' notice to the parents of a patient under sixteen years of age.
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01/20/93House Introduced and read first time HJ-14
01/20/93House Referred to Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs HJ-15
02/24/93House Committee report: Favorable Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs HJ-3
02/25/93House Read second time HJ-9
03/02/93House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-36
03/03/93Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-10
03/03/93Senate Referred to Committee on Medical Affairs SJ-10
03/11/93Senate Committee report: Favorable Medical Affairs SJ-21
03/16/93Senate Read second time SJ-23
03/18/93Senate Read third time and enrolled SJ-15
04/20/93 Ratified R 72
04/23/93 Signed By Governor
04/23/93 Effective date 04/23/93
05/19/93 Act No. 40
05/19/93 Copies available

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