Current Status Introducing Body:
HouseBill Number: 3981Primary Sponsor: FairCommittee Number: 30Type of Legislation: GBSubject: Abortion, state fundsResiding Body: HouseCurrent Committee: Ways and MeansComputer Document Number: BBM/10409JM.93Introduced Date: 19930414Last History Body: HouseLast History Date: 19930414Last History Type: Introduced, read first time, referred to CommitteeScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: FairType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ____ ______ ____________ ______________________________ ___ ____________ 3981 House 19930414 Introduced, read first time, 30 referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
TO PROHIBIT THE USE OF STATE FUNDS TO PAY FOR AN ABORTION.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no state funds shall be used to pay for an abortion, either directly or indirectly.
For purposes of this section, "abortion" means the same as that term is defined in Section 44-41-10(a) of the 1976 Code of Laws.
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.