Current Status Introducing Body:
HouseBill Number: 3603Ratification Number: 470Act Number: 410Primary Sponsor: P. HarrisType of Legislation: GBSubject: Memorial to be erected for law enforcement officersDate Bill Passed both Bodies: 19940517Computer Document Number: CYY/15196SD.93Governor's Action: SDate of Governor's Action: 19940524Introduced Date: 19930303Date of Last Amendment: 19930422Last History Body: ------Last History Date: 19940524Last History Type: Act No. 410Scope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: P. Harris Sturkie Carnell Harrison Corning Shissias Cooper Stille Tucker Neal McAbee Snow Townsend Riser Byrd J. Bailey J. Brown ThomasType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ---- ------ ------------ ------------------------------ --- ------------ 3603 ------ 19940524 Act No. 410 3603 ------ 19940524 Signed by Governor 3603 ------ 19940519 Ratified R 470 3603 Senate 19940517 Read third time, enrolled for ratification 3603 Senate 19940512 Read second time 3603 Senate 19940511 Recalled from Committee, 06 placed on Calendar 3603 Senate 19930427 Introduced, read first time, 06 referred to Committee 3603 House 19930423 Read third time, sent to Senate 3603 House 19930422 Amended, read second time, unanimous consent for third reading tomorrow 3603 House 19930414 Committee Report: Favorable 30 with amendment 3603 House 19930303 Introduced, read first time, 30 referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
(A410, R470, H3603)
AN ACT TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 10-1-175 SO AS TO AUTHORIZE THE DIVISION OF GENERAL SERVICES TO ERECT A MEMORIAL ON THE STATE HOUSE GROUNDS TO HONOR STATE OR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS WHO HAVE LOST THEIR LIVES IN THE LINE OF DUTY.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Law enforcement officer memorial
SECTION 1. The 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 10-1-175. (A) In addition to the memorial on the State House grounds authorized to be erected to honor South Carolina war dead as provided in Section 10-1-170, the Division of General Services is also authorized to erect a memorial on the State House grounds at an appropriate location it determines to honor state or local law enforcement officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty.
(B) In order to carry out the purposes of this section, the Division of General Services is authorized to accept gifts or grants of services, properties, or monies from law enforcement support organizations or from any other private persons or organizations."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Approved the 24th day of May, 1994.