Current Status Bill Number:
1037Ratification Number: 502Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: SenateIntroduced Date: 19960118Primary Sponsor: LeventisAll Sponsors: Leventis, WashingtonDrafted Document Number: res9851.pplDate Bill Passed both Bodies: 19960531Date of Last Amendment: 19960416Governor's Action: VDate of Governor's Action: 19960618Action on Governor's Veto: SSubject: Students, enticing from school
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ Senate 19960626 Veto sustained ------ 19960618 Vetoed by Governor ------ 19960613 Ratified R502 House 19960531 Read third time, enrolled for ratification House 19960530 Unanimous consent for third reading on the next Legislative day House 19960530 Read second time House 19960530 Recalled from Committee 25 HJ House 19960424 Introduced, read first time, 25 HJ referred to Committee Senate 19960423 Read third time, sent to House Senate 19960416 Amended, read second time Senate 19960410 Committee report: Favorable with 11 SJ amendment Senate 19960118 Introduced, read first time, 11 SJ referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 16-17-510, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE OFFENSE OF ENTICING AN ENROLLED CHILD FROM ATTENDANCE IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS, SO AS TO CREATE A FIRST OFFENSE VIOLATION OF A FINE OF NOT LESS THAN FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS OR IMPRISONMENT FOR NOT LESS THAN THIRTY DAYS, OR BOTH, AND A SECOND OR SUBSEQUENT OFFENSE VIOLATION OF NOT LESS THAN ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS OR IMPRISONMENT FOR NOT LESS THAN TWO YEARS, OR BOTH.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Enticing an enrolled child
SECTION 1. Section 16-17-510 of the 1976 Code, as amended by Act 184 of 1993, is further amended to read:
"Section 16-17-510. It is unlawful for a person to encourage, entice, or conspire to encourage or entice a child enrolled in the public elementary or secondary schools of this State from attendance in such public school or school program or transport or provide transportation in aid to encourage or entice a child from attendance in public school or school program.
A person who violates the provisions of this section is guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction, must be fined not more than:
(1) five hundred dollars or imprisoned not more than thirty days, or both, for a first offense;
(2) one thousand dollars or imprisoned not more than two years, or both, for a second or subsequent offense."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
In the Senate House ____________________________________________.
President of the Senate
Speaker of the House of Representatives
Approved the ____________ day of ________________________, 1996.
Printer's Date -- June 17, 1996 -- S.