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H*3669 (Rat #0223, Act #0101 of 1993) General Bill, By Kirsh, D.C. Waldrop and S.S. Wofford
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    A Bill to amend the Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, by adding Section 20-7-1642 so as to prohibit placement of children in foster care with a person with a substantiated history of child abuse or neglect, or who has been convicted of offenses against a person or against morality or decency; by adding Section 20-7-1643 so as to require the State Department of Social Services to establish standards for foster parent training; by adding Section 43-1-115 so as to require the Department to conduct biennial performance audits of county Department of Social Services Child Protective Services and Foster Care Programs; by amending Section 20-7-2240, relating to agencies and institutions exempt from regulation as a child welfare agency, so as to provide that foster care facilities, not receiving state or federal funds, operated by certain religious organizations must pass annual fire, health, and sanitation inspections.
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03/10/93House Introduced and read first time HJ-2
03/10/93House Referred to Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs HJ-2
04/21/93House Committee report: Favorable Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs HJ-3
04/28/93House Read second time HJ-37
04/29/93House Reconsider vote whereby read second time HJ-16
04/29/93House Debate adjourned until Tuesday, May 4, 1993 HJ-20
05/04/93House Debate adjourned until Wednesday, May 5, 1993 HJ-21
05/05/93House Objection by Rep. White HJ-17
05/05/93House Debate adjourned until Thursday, May 6, 1993 HJ-17
05/06/93House Amended HJ-16
05/06/93House Read second time HJ-18
05/11/93House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-7
05/12/93Senate Introduced, read first time, placed on calendar without reference SJ-5
05/13/93Senate Read second time SJ-23
05/25/93Senate Read third time and enrolled SJ-28
06/10/93 Ratified R 223
06/14/93 Signed By Governor
06/14/93 Effective date 07/01/93
06/25/93 Act No. 101
06/25/93 Copies available

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