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A455, R251, H4513
Sponsors: Reps. Cobb-Hunter, Ceips, Hinson, Leach and M.A. Pitts
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Companion/Similar bill(s): 1083
Introduced in the House on January 25, 2006
Introduced in the Senate on February 7, 2006
Last Amended on February 9, 2006
Passed by the General Assembly on February 16, 2006
Governor's Action: March 15, 2006, Signed
Summary: Criminal Domestic Violence Study Committee
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
Date Body Action Description with journal page number ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1/25/2006 House Introduced and read first time HJ-19 1/25/2006 House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-19 1/31/2006 House Recalled from Committee on Judiciary HJ-22 2/1/2006 House Read second time HJ-66 2/2/2006 House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-15 2/7/2006 Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-12 2/7/2006 Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary SJ-12 2/8/2006 Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary SJ-15 2/9/2006 Senate Amended SJ-16 2/9/2006 Senate Read second time SJ-16 2/14/2006 Senate Read third time and returned to House with amendments SJ-11 2/16/2006 House Concurred in Senate amendment and enrolled HJ-33 3/14/2006 Ratified R 251 3/15/2006 Signed By Governor 3/21/2006 Copies available 3/21/2006 Effective date 03/15/06 10/17/2006 Act No. 455
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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
(A455, R251, H4513)
AN ACT TO AMEND ACT 166 OF 2005, RELATING TO CRIMINAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE OFFENSES AND THEIR PENALTIES, SO AS TO EXTEND THE TIME PERIOD THAT THE STUDY COMMITTEE ON CRIMINAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ISSUES CREATED BY THIS ACT IS SCHEDULED TO REPORT ITS RECOMMENDATIONS TO THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY FROM FEBRUARY 15, 2006, TO NO LATER THAN JUNE 1, 2006.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Study committee on criminal domestic violence
SECTION 1. Section 16 of Act 166 of 2005 is amended to read:
"Section 16. A study committee composed of five members of the Senate, appointed by the President Pro Tempore, and five members of the House of Representatives, appointed by the Speaker, is created to study the criminal domestic violence law of the State, the effects of criminal domestic violence on victims, perpetrators, and the economy of the State, and the status of the state's current domestic violence prevention programs, and recommend appropriate changes to the General Assembly no later than June 1, 2006."
SECTION 2. This act takes effects upon approval by the Governor.
Ratified the 14th day of March, 2006.
Approved the 15th day of March, 2006.
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