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H*4180 (Rat #0437, Act #0384 of 1994) General Bill, By Harrison, R.A. Barber, R.S. Corning, R.C. Fulmer, S.E. Gonzales, Jennings, Klauber, R. Smith, C.C. Wells, Wilder, D.A. Wright and Young-Brickell
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    A Bill to amend Chapter 31, Title 33, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to nonprofit corporations, so as to enact the South Carolina Nonprofit Corporation Act of 1994 so as to further provide for the manner in which nonprofit corporations operate and transact business in this State; to amend Sections 15-9-210, as amended, 15-9-240, 15-9-245, and 15-9-430, as amended, relating to service of process, so as to further provide for the applicability of these Sections to business or nonprofit corporations, or both; to amend Section 33-11-101, relating to mergers of business corporations, so as to make the provisions of the Section applicable to nonprofit corporations; to amend Section 33-20-103, relating to the applicability of the South Carolina Business Corporation Act to nonprofit corporations, so as to further provide for this applicability in regard to nonprofit corporations and electric and telephone cooperatives; to add Section 33-49-690 so as to provide for immunity from liability for directors, trustees, or members of the governing bodies of electric cooperatives under certain conditions; to amend the 1976 Code by adding Section 62-7-507 so as to provide that certain statutory provisions of law shall not construed to cause forfeiture or reversion of trust property; and to repeal Chapter 33 of Title 33 relating to church corporations.-amended title
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05/12/93House Introduced and read first time HJ-6
05/12/93House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-6
03/02/94House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary HJ-3
03/30/94House Debate adjourned until Tuesday, April 5, 1994 HJ-92
04/05/94House Debate adjourned until Wednesday, April 6, 1994 HJ-62
04/06/94House Debate adjourned until Tuesday, April 12, 1994 HJ-12
04/12/94House Amended HJ-34
04/12/94House Read second time HJ-34
04/13/94House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-23
04/14/94Senate Introduced, read first time, placed on calendar without reference SJ-14
04/19/94Senate Read second time SJ-35
04/20/94Senate Read third time and enrolled SJ-6
05/04/94 Ratified R 437
05/10/94 Signed By Governor
05/10/94 Effective date 05/10/94
05/24/94 Act No. 384
05/24/94 Copies available

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