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H*4347 (Rat #0452, Act #0395 of 1994) General Bill, By Neilson, R.S. Corning and I.K. Rudnick
    A Bill to amend the Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, by adding Section 20-7-1555 so as to abolish the "Tender Years Doctrine" regarding the preference for awarding custody to a mother of a child of tender years.
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12/01/93House Prefiled
12/01/93House Referred to Committee on Judiciary
01/11/94House Introduced and read first time HJ-25
01/11/94House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-25
02/16/94House Committee report: Favorable Judiciary HJ-12
03/22/94House Debate adjourned until Wednesday, March 23, 1994 HJ-50
03/23/94House Read second time HJ-24
03/24/94House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-11
03/29/94Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-9
03/29/94Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary SJ-9
04/27/94Senate Committee report: Favorable Judiciary SJ-12
04/28/94Senate Read second time SJ-52
05/03/94Senate Read third time and enrolled SJ-24
05/12/94 Ratified R 452
05/18/94 Signed By Governor
06/07/94 Effective date 05/18/94
06/08/94 Act No. 395
06/08/94 Copies available

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