South Carolina General Assembly
123rd Session, 2019-2020

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S. 980

STATUS INFORMATION

General Bill
Sponsors: Senator Alexander
Document Path: l:\council\bills\bh\7228dg20.docx

Introduced in the Senate on January 14, 2020
Introduced in the House on March 19, 2020
Currently residing in the House Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs

Summary: Tertiary level developmental evaluation centers

HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS

     Date      Body   Action Description with journal page number
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   1/14/2020  Senate  Introduced and read first time (Senate Journal-page 60)
   1/14/2020  Senate  Referred to Committee on Medical Affairs 
                        (Senate Journal-page 60)
   1/30/2020  Senate  Polled out of committee Medical Affairs 
                        (Senate Journal-page 11)
   1/30/2020  Senate  Committee report: Favorable Medical Affairs 
                        (Senate Journal-page 11)
   3/10/2020  Senate  Read second time (Senate Journal-page 38)
   3/10/2020  Senate  Roll call Ayes-42  Nays-0 (Senate Journal-page 38)
   3/11/2020  Senate  Read third time and sent to House 
                        (Senate Journal-page 16)
   3/19/2020  House   Introduced and read first time
   3/19/2020  House   Referred to Committee on Medical, Military, Public and 
                        Municipal Affairs

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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL

1/14/2020
1/30/2020

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MAJORITY FAVORABLE

January 30, 2020

S. 980

Introduced by Senator Alexander

S. Printed 1/30/20--S.

Read the first time January 14, 2020.

            

THE COMMITTEE ON MEDICAL AFFAIRS

To whom was referred a Bill (S. 980) to amend Section 44-21-80, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to Regional Tertiary Level Developmental Evaluation Centers, so as to update the names, etc., respectfully

REPORT:

Has polled the Bill out majority favorable.

A BILL

TO AMEND SECTION 44-21-80, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO REGIONAL TERTIARY LEVEL DEVELOPMENTAL EVALUATION CENTERS, SO AS TO UPDATE THE NAMES OF THOSE AUTHORIZED TO FULFILL THE ROLE OF REGIONAL TERTIARY LEVEL DEVELOPMENTAL EVALUATION CENTERS.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:

SECTION    1.    Section 44-21-80(A) of the 1976 Code is amended to read:

"(A)    The Department of Pediatrics of the Medical University of South Carolina, the University Pediatrics of the University Affiliated Program of the Prisma Health - University of South Carolina Medical Group, and the Children's Hospital of the Greenville Hospital System Prisma Health - University Medical Group, are each hereby authorized, as agents of the State of South Carolina, to fulfill the role of Regional Tertiary Level Developmental Evaluation Centers providing comprehensive developmental assessment and treatment services for children with developmental disabilities, significant developmental delays, or behavioral or learning disorders."

SECTION    2.    This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.

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