South Carolina General Assembly
125th Session, 2023-2024

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S. 110


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Sponsors: Senators Martin and Fanning
Document Path: LC-0054CM23.docx

Introduced in the Senate on January 10, 2023
Currently residing in the Senate Committee on Judiciary

Summary: Law enforcement training


Date Body Action Description with journal page number
11/30/2022 Senate Prefiled
11/30/2022 Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary
1/10/2023 Senate Introduced and read first time (Senate Journal-page 64)
1/10/2023 Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary (Senate Journal-page 64)

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A bill

to amend the South Carolina Code of Laws by amending Section 23-23-60, relating to Certificates of compliance; information to be submitted relating to qualification of candidates for certification; expiration of certificate, so as to provide the minimum age for a candidate seeking certification as a basic class 3 officer is eighteen years of age.

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

SECTION 1.   Section 23-23-60(B)(8) of the S.C. Code is amended to read:

   (8) evidence satisfactory to the director that the candidate's present age is no less than twenty-one years. However, if the person is a candidate for detention or correctional officer, or Basic Class 3 officer, not to include officers for the Department of Juvenile Justice, then the candidate's present age must be no less than eighteen years of age. This evidence must include a birth certificate or another acceptable document;

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


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