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S*0972 (Rat #0418, Act #0390 of 1988) General Bill, By Land, I.E. Lourie and J.V. Smith
    A Bill to amend Section 42-9-290, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to the amount of workers' compensation for the death of an employee due to an accident, so as to provide for burial expenses up to but not exceeding twenty-five hundred dollars, instead of such expenses "not exceeding four hundred dollars", and to provide that in cases where benefits are payable to a surviving spouse and dependent children, the surviving spouse shall receive not less than one-half, rather than "not less than one-third", of the benefits paid if there are two or more children.-amended title
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12/21/87Senate Prefiled
12/21/87Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary
01/12/88Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-239
01/12/88Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary SJ-240
01/20/88Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary SJ-12
01/21/88Senate Amended SJ-50
01/21/88Senate Read second time SJ-50
01/26/88Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-32
01/28/88House Introduced and read first time HJ-719
01/28/88House Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry HJ-719
03/09/88House Committee report: Favorable Labor, Commerce and Industry HJ-1829
03/10/88House Read second time HJ-1917
03/10/88House Unanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day HJ-1918
03/11/88House Read third time and enrolled HJ-1933
03/15/88 Ratified R 418
03/21/88 Signed By Governor
03/21/88 Effective date 03/21/88
03/21/88 Act No. 390
03/29/88 Copies available

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