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TO ADOPT REVISED CODE VOLUMES 7A AND 19 OF THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, TO THE EXTENT OF THEIR CONTENTS, AS THE ONLY GENERAL PERMANENT STATUTORY LAW OF THE STATE AS OF JANUARY 1, 2016.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. (A) Section 2-13-90 of the 1976 Code authorizes the Legislative Council and the Code Commissioner to contract to be prepared and published under their supervision and direction revised volumes of the Code of Laws.
(B) The Legislative Council and the Code Commissioner have determined that Volumes 7A and 19 are appropriate for revision.
(C) Section 2-13-90 of the 1976 Code also provides that the revised volumes must be submitted to the General Assembly for its consideration.
SECTION 2. (A) Revised Volume 7A containing Title 16, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, is substituted for original Volume 7A which contained Title 16.
(B) Revised Volume 19 containing Title 58, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, is substituted for original Volume 19 which contained Title 58.
(C) Revised Volumes 7A and 19 are adopted as part of the Code of Laws and, to the extent of their contents, are the only general permanent statutory law of the State as of January 1, 2016.
SECTION 3. This joint resolution takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
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