Current Status Bill Number:
3286Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 19950118Primary Sponsor: NeilsonAll Sponsors: Neilson, Lloyd, Richardson, G. Brown, L. Whipper, Breeland, Canty, Harrell, Felder, Mason, Gamble, Chamblee, Byrd, Robinson, Herdklotz, Davenport, Rice and LimehouseDrafted Document Number: GJK\21200AC.95Residing Body: HouseCurrent Committee: Judiciary Committee 25 HJSubject: Child custody, joint
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ House 19950118 Introduced, read first time, 25 HJ referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
TO AMEND SECTION 20-7-420, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE JURISDICTION OF THE FAMILY COURT, SO AS TO AUTHORIZE THE COURT TO ORDER ANY AMOUNT OF VISITATION WHICH MAY NOT BE CONSTRUED AS JOINT CUSTODY.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 20-7-420 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding at the end an appropriately numbered item to read:
"( ) to order any amount of visitation and this visitation may not be construed as joint or divided custody."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.