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H*4409 (Rat #0422, Act #0405 of 1996) General Bill, By Cotty, Fleming, Harrison, J.H. Hodges, T.E. Huff, Jennings, L.H. Limbaugh and Sheheen
    A Bill to amend Section 62-2-804, as amended, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to the Probate Code, intestate succession and wills, and the effect of a provision for survivorship on succession to joint tenancy, so as to provide further for the type of instrument which precludes the severance of a joint tenancy upon the death of a joint tenant.
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01/09/96House Introduced and read first time HJ-82
01/09/96House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-82
02/14/96House Committee report: Favorable Judiciary HJ-5
02/21/96House Read second time HJ-16
02/22/96House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-23
02/27/96Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-12
02/27/96Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary SJ-12
05/08/96Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary SJ-14
05/09/96Senate Amended SJ-97
05/09/96Senate Read second time SJ-97
05/09/96Senate Unanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day SJ-98
05/10/96Senate Read third time and returned to House with amendments SJ-2
05/15/96House Concurred in Senate amendment and enrolled HJ-49
05/23/96 Ratified R 422
05/29/96 Signed By Governor
05/29/96 Effective date 05/29/96 and applies to joint tenancies created either prior to or after the effective date of the Act
06/17/96 Copies available
06/17/96 Act No. 405

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