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S*0044 (Rat #0092, Act #0053 of 1995) General Bill, By Courson, Gregory and Wilson
    A Bill to amend Section 17-13-20, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to citizen arrest by deleting language relating to evil intent so as to provide that a citizen's arrest may be made when a person enters a dwelling house illegally without express or implied permission.
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09/19/94Senate Prefiled
09/19/94Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary
01/10/95Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-23
01/10/95Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary SJ-23
02/22/95Senate Committee report: Favorable Judiciary SJ-10
02/23/95Senate Read second time SJ-7
02/28/95Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-18
03/01/95House Introduced and read first time HJ-9
03/01/95House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-9
05/18/95House Committee report: Favorable Judiciary HJ-34
05/23/95House Read second time HJ-139
05/24/95House Read third time and enrolled HJ-9
06/06/95 Ratified R 92
06/12/95 Signed By Governor
06/12/95 Effective date 06/12/95
08/14/95 Copies available
08/14/95 Act No. 53

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