Current Status Bill Number:
3241Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 19950112Primary Sponsor: McElveenAll Sponsors: McElveenDrafted Document Number: council\legis\bills\cyy\16236ac.94Residing Body: SenateCurrent Committee: Judiciary Committee 11 SJSubject: Adoption, execution of
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ Senate 19950404 Introduced, read first time, 11 SJ referred to Committee House 19950331 Read third time, sent to Senate House 19950330 Unanimous consent for third reading on the next Legislative day House 19950330 Read second time House 19950329 Committee report: Favorable 25 HJ House 19950112 Introduced, read first time, 25 HJ referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
March 29, 1995
S. Printed 3/29/95--H.
Read the first time January 12, 1995.
To whom was referred a Bill (H. 3241), to amend Section 20-7-1705, as amended, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, etc., respectfully
That they have duly and carefully considered the same, and recommend that the same do pass:
JAMES H. HARRISON, for Committee.
TO AMEND SECTION 20-7-1705, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO EXECUTION OF CONSENTS AND RELINQUISHMENTS FOR THE PURPOSE OF ADOPTION, SO AS TO ADD A JUDGE ADVOCATE AS A PERSON AUTHORIZED TO WITNESS THE CONSENT OR RELINQUISHMENT.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 20-7-1705(A) of the 1976 Code, as last amended by Act 653 of 1988, is further amended by adding at the end:
"(5) a judge advocate certified by the judge advocate general of the respective branch of service."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.