Current Status Bill Number:
822Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: SenateIntroduced Date: 19970604Primary Sponsor: MooreAll Sponsors: MooreDrafted Document Number: res1474.tlmResiding Body: SenateCurrent Committee: Judiciary Committee 11 SJDate of Last Amendment: 19980127Subject: Freedom of Information, documents recorded with clerk of court or register of mesne conveyances to have names on
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ Senate 19980526 Recommitted to Committee 11 SJ Senate 19980127 Read second time Senate 19980127 Committee amendment adopted Senate 19980121 Committee report: Favorable with 11 SJ amendment Senate 19970604 Introduced, read first time, 11 SJ referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
COMMITTEE AMENDMENT ADOPTED
January 27, 1998
S. Printed 1/27/98--S.
Read the first time June 4, 1997.
TO AMEND CHAPTER 5, TITLE 30, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO RECORDING, BY ADDING SECTION 30-5-34, SO AS TO REQUIRE ALL DOCUMENTS SUBMITTED FOR RECORDING BY THE CLERK OF COURT OR REGISTER OF MESNE CONVEYANCES PURSUANT TO SECTIONS 30-5-30 AND 30-9-30 TO CONTAIN THE TYPEWRITTEN OR PRINTED NAMES OF ALL SIGNATORIES EITHER IMMEDIATELY ABOVE OR IMMEDIATELY BELOW THEIR SIGNATURES.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Chapter 5 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 30-5-34. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, on or after the effective date of this section, all documents submitted to the Clerk of Court or the Register of Deeds for recordation pursuant to the provisions of Sections 30-5-30 and 30-9-30 must contain the typewritten or printed names of all signatories either immediately above or immediately below their signatures."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.