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S 0581 General Bill, By M.B. Williams
    A Bill to amend Section 7-5-150, relating to the closing of registration books before elections, so as to provide that any person eligible to register who has been honorably discharged from the Armed Forces or who has been separated from his service overseas and returned home too late to register at the time when registration is required is entitled to register for the purpose of voting in the next ensuing election after such discharge or separation from service up to 5:00 P.M. on the day of the election; and to amend Section 7-15-320, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to electors qualified to vote by absentee ballot, so as to provide that persons attending sick or physically disabled persons, persons serving as jurors in a state or federal court on election day, and persons seventy-two years of age or older may vote by absentee ballot.
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03/23/93Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-11
03/23/93Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary SJ-11
04/07/93Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary SJ-26
04/08/93Senate Amended SJ-90
04/08/93Senate Read second time SJ-90
04/08/93Senate Unanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day SJ-90
04/09/93Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-2
04/13/93House Introduced and read first time HJ-24
04/13/93House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-24
05/25/94House Recalled from Committee on Judiciary HJ-23

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