Current Status Bill Number:
3033Ratification Number: 133Act Number: 80Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 19950110Primary Sponsor: SimrillAll Sponsors: Simrill, Haskins, Cromer, Walker, Vaughn, D. Smith, Meacham, Moody-Lawrence, Sandifer, Rice, Cain, Lloyd, Mason and ClyburnDrafted Document Number: PT\1550DW.95Date Bill Passed both Bodies: 19950511Governor's Action: SDate of Governor's Action: 19950612Subject: Absentee ballots
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ ------ 19950612 Act No. A80 ------ 19950612 Signed by Governor ------ 19950606 Ratified R133 Senate 19950511 Read third time, enrolled for ratification Senate 19950510 Read second time Senate 19950503 Committee report: Favorable 11 SJ Senate 19950214 Introduced, read first time, 11 SJ referred to Committee House 19950210 Read third time, sent to Senate House 19950209 Unanimous consent for third reading on the next Legislative day House 19950209 Read second time House 19950208 Committee report: Favorable 25 HJ House 19950110 Introduced, read first time, 25 HJ referred to Committee House 19941214 Prefiled, referred to Committee 25 HJView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
(A80, R133, H3033)
AN ACT TO AMEND SECTIONS 7-15-320 AND 7-15-340, BOTH AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO PERSONS QUALIFIED TO VOTE BY ABSENTEE BALLOT, SO AS TO LOWER FROM SEVENTY-TWO TO SIXTY-FIVE THE AGE OF A PERSON WHO QUALIFIES TO VOTE BY ABSENTEE BALLOT.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Item (14) of Section 7-15-320 of the 1976 Code, as last amended by Act 365 of 1994, is further amended to read:
"(14) persons sixty-five years of age or older;"
SECTION 2. Box 14 of Section 7-15-340 of the 1976 Code, as last amended by Act 365 of 1994, is further amended to read:
" 14. Persons sixty-five years of age or older."
SECTION 3. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Approved the 12th day of June, 1995.