Current Status Introducing Body:
SenateBill Number: 781Primary Sponsor: CourtneyCommittee Number: 11Type of Legislation: GBSubject: Family court judges, salaries increasedResiding Body: SenateCurrent Committee: JudiciaryComputer Document Number: 781Introduced Date: 19930518Last History Body: SenateLast History Date: 19930518Last History Type: Introduced, read first time, referred to CommitteeScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: Courtney Saleeby Land Moore Mitchell Leventis Thomas Wilson Russell Waldrep Ryberg Jackson Ford Gregory Martin Greg Smith Elliott Rankin Mescher Hayes Reese Lander GieseType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ____ ______ ____________ ______________________________ ___ ____________ 781 Senate 19930518 Introduced, read first time, 11 referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
TO AMEND SECTION 14-1-200 OF THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE ESTABLISHMENT OF SALARIES OF FAMILY COURT JUDGES SO AS TO INCREASE THE SALARIES OF FAMILY COURT JUDGES.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 14-1-200 of the 1976 Code is amended to read:
"Section 14-1-200. The General Assembly shall establish the salary of the Chief Justice and Associate Justices of the Supreme Court in the Annual General Appropriation Act and shall fix the salaries for the Court of Appeals, Circuit Court, Family Court, and Solicitors according to the following schedule:
(1) The Chief Judge of the Court of Appeals shall receive a salary in an amount not to exceed ninety-nine percent of the salary fixed for Associate Justices of the Supreme Court;
(2) Judges of the Court of Appeals and, Circuit Court Judges and Judges of the Family Court shall receive a salary in an amount not to exceed ninety-five percent of the salary fixed for Associate Justices of the Supreme Court;
(3) Judges of the Family Court and Circuit Solicitors shall receive a salary in an amount not to exceed ninety percent of the salary fixed for Judges of the Court of Appeals and Circuit Court."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.