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S*0095 (Rat #0497, Act #0441 of 1996) General Bill, By McConnell, Courson, Gregory, O'Dell and M.T. Rose
    A Bill to amend Section 16-11-330, as amended, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to the crime of robbery and attempted robbery while armed with a deadly weapon, so as to include alleging being armed and reasonably believing the person to be armed and to delete provisions relating to the sentencing of a youthful offender guilty of these crimes; to amend Sections 20-7-2170 and 20-7-2195, both as amended, relating to the transfer of juveniles to the Youthful Offender Division, so as to provide that the Board of Juvenile Parole rather than the Department of Corrections has authority for release of such juveniles; to amend Section 24-19-10, as amended, relating to definitions under the Youthful Offender Act, so as to revise the definition of "youthful offender" to exclude persons committing violent crimes and Class A, B, C, and D felonies; to amend Section 24-19-50, relating to dispositional powers of the court upon conviction of a youthful offender, so as to clarify that a person only may be sentenced once as a youthful offender; and to repeal Section 24-13-610 relating to the extended work release program, Section 24-13-620 relating to requirements to participate in the extended work release program, and Section 24-13-630 relating to duties of the Department of Corrections regarding the extended work release program.-amended title
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10/03/94Senate Prefiled
10/03/94Senate Referred to Committee on Corrections and Penology
01/10/95Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-36
01/10/95Senate Referred to Committee on Corrections and Penology SJ-36
03/14/95Senate Committee report: Majority favorable with amend., minority unfavorable Corrections and Penology SJ-134
01/25/96Senate Amended SJ-26
01/25/96Senate Read second time SJ-26
01/25/96Senate Ordered to third reading with notice of amendments SJ-26
01/31/96Senate Amended SJ-12
01/31/96Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-12
02/01/96House Introduced and read first time HJ-11
02/01/96House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-12
05/15/96House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary HJ-19
05/21/96House Amended HJ-126
05/21/96House Read second time HJ-129
05/21/96House Reconsidered HJ-131
05/21/96House Objection by Rep. Scott, S. Whipper, L. Whipper, Breeland, Anderson, Tucker, White, Limbaugh, Fleming, Davenport, Cain, Sandifer & J. Hines HJ-135
05/23/96House Amended HJ-114
05/23/96House Read second time HJ-125
05/23/96House Roll call Yeas-68 Nays-0 HJ-125
05/28/96House Amended HJ-114
05/28/96House Read third time and returned to Senate with amendments HJ-114
05/30/96Senate Concurred in House amendment and enrolled SJ-66
06/13/96 Ratified R 497
06/18/96 Signed By Governor
06/18/96 Effective date 06/18/96
07/03/96 Copies available
07/03/96 Act No. 441

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