South Carolina General Assembly
124th Session, 2021-2022

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H. 5399

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General Bill
Sponsors: Reps. Lucas, G.M. Smith, McCravy, T. Moore, White, Ligon, Long, Gilliam, Chumley, Burns, Hardee, Bailey, J.E. Johnson, B. Newton, Hewitt, Bustos, Jordan, M.M. Smith, Davis, Hyde, Hixon, West, Hiott, Jones, Caskey, Fry, Thayer, Pope, Forrest, Oremus, Trantham, Bennett, McGarry, Felder, Allison, D.C. Moss, Brittain, Nutt, Haddon, Huggins, G.R. Smith, Magnuson, May, Wooten, B. Cox, Sandifer, Yow, Murphy, Crawford, Bryant and Robbins
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Introduced in the House on May 12, 2022
Currently residing in the House Committee on Judiciary

Summary: Prohibition of abortion

HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS

     Date      Body   Action Description with journal page number
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   5/12/2022  House   Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 147)
   5/12/2022  House   Referred to Committee on Judiciary 
                        (House Journal-page 147)
   6/28/2022  House   Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Long, Gilliam, 
                        Chumley, Burns, Hardee, Bailey, J.E.Johnson, B.Newton, 
                        Hewitt, Bustos, Jordan, M.M.Smith, Davis, Hyde, Hixon, 
                        West, Hiott, Jones, Caskey, Fry, Thayer, Pope, 
                        Forrest, Oremus, Trantham, Bennett, McGarry, Felder, 
                        Allison, D.C.Moss, Brittain, Nutt, Haddon, Huggins, 
                        G.R.Smith, Magnuson, May, Wooten, B.Cox, Sandifer, 
                        Yow, Murphy, Crawford, Bryant, Robbins

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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL

5/12/2022

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A BILL

TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 44-41-05 SO AS TO PROHIBIT ABORTIONS IN THE STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA.

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

SECTION    1.    Article 1, Chapter 41, Title 44 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding:

"Section 44-41-05.

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

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