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H*3803 (Rat #0274, Act #0244 of 2010) General Bill, By Bannister, Harrison and Weeks
Summary: Probate court
    AN ACT TO AMEND SECTIONS 62-1-201, 62-1-304, 62-1-401, 62-1-403, 62-2-205, 62-2-402, 62-3-203, 62-3-401, 62-3-403, 62-3-409, 62-3-414, 62-3-502, 62-3-503, 62-3-604, 62-3-607, 62-3-611, 62-3-806, 62-3-911, 62-3-1001, 62-3-1008, 62-3-1101, 62-3-1102, 62-3-1309, 62-5-101, 62-5-303, 62-5-305, 62-5-307, 62-5-309, 62-5-310, 62-5-401, 62-5-402, 62-5-405, 62-5-407, 62-5-411, 62-5-412, 62-5-416, 62-5-419, 62-5-428, 62-5-430, 62-5-501, 62-5-504, AS AMENDED, 62-5-604, AND 62-5-608, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, ALL RELATING TO THE VARIOUS ACTIONS AND PROCEEDINGS CONCERNING THE AFFAIRS OF DECEDENTS, PROTECTED PERSONS, MINORS, AND INCAPACITATED PERSONS FALLING UNDER THE SUBJECT MATTER JURISDICTION OF THE PROBATE COURT, SO AS TO DIFFERENTIATE BETWEEN A FORMAL PROCEEDING AND AN APPLICATION TO THE COURT AND THE PROCEDURAL RULES GOVERNING EACH, TO REQUIRE THE FILING AND SERVICE OF A SUMMONS AND PETITION TO COMMENCE A FORMAL PROCEEDING, AND TO DISTINGUISH THAT REQUIREMENT OF SUMMONS AND PETITION FROM THE NOTICE REQUIREMENTS FOR A HEARING ON A PETITION; AND TO AMEND SECTIONS 62-1-403, 62-3-703, 62-7-105, 62-7-201, 62-7-303, 62-7-305, 62-7-414, 62-7-505, 62-7-604, 62-7-709, 62-7-814, 62-7-902, 62-7-903, 62-7-904, 62-7-933, AND 62-7-1013, ALL RELATING TO THE SOUTH CAROLINA TRUST CODE, SO AS TO SUBSTITUTE "PERSON" FOR "PARENT" AND "ISSUE" FOR "CHILD", DELETE THE REQUIREMENT OF A TAXPAYER IDENTIFICATION NUMBER ON A CERTIFICATE OF TRUST, ALLOW CERTAIN REIMBURSEMENTS TO A PROSPECTIVE TRUSTEE, AND MAKE TECHNICAL CHANGES. - ratified title
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03/26/09House Introduced and read first time HJ-46
03/26/09House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-47
04/30/09House Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Weeks
01/20/10House Committee report: Favorable Judiciary HJ-1
01/21/10House Debate adjourned until Tuesday, January 26, 2010 HJ-26
01/26/10House Read second time HJ-8
01/27/10House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-21
01/27/10Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-8
01/27/10Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary SJ-8
02/01/10Senate Referred to Subcommittee: Malloy (ch), Ford, Massey, S.Martin, Mulvaney
05/05/10Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary SJ-13
05/06/10Senate Committee Amendment Adopted SJ-23
05/06/10Senate Read second time SJ-23
05/11/10Senate Read third time and returned to House with amendments SJ-16
05/20/10House Concurred in Senate amendment and enrolled HJ-33
05/20/10House Roll call Yeas-90 Nays-0 HJ-33
06/01/10 Ratified R 274
06/07/10 Signed By Governor
07/01/10 Effective date 06/07/10
07/08/10 Act No. 244

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