South Carolina General Assembly
125th Session, 2023-2024

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H. 3091


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Sponsors: Reps. Pope, B. Newton and West
Companion/Similar bill(s): 132
Document Path: LC-0032DG23.docx

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

Summary: Solicitor funding


Date Body Action Description with journal page number
12/8/2022 House Prefiled
12/8/2022 House Referred to Committee on Judiciary
1/10/2023 House Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 62)
1/10/2023 House Referred to Committee on Judiciary (House Journal-page 62)

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A bill

to amend the South Carolina Code of Laws by adding Section 1-7-409 so as to prohibit a county from reducing its funding for circuit solicitor operations.

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

SECTION 1.   Article 3, Chapter 7, Title 1 of the S.C. Code is amended by adding:

   Section 1-7-409.   No county may appropriate funds for circuit solicitor operations in a fiscal year below the amount it funded in the immediate previous fiscal year.

SECTION 2.   This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor and first applies to Fiscal Year 2023-2024.


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