South Carolina General Assembly
125th Session, 2023-2024
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Sponsors: Rep. J.L. Johnson
Document Path: LC-0147CM23.docx
Introduced in the House on January 10, 2023
Currently residing in the House Committee on Judiciary
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
|Date||Body||Action Description with journal page number|
|12/8/2022||House||Referred to Committee on Judiciary|
|1/10/2023||House||Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 142)|
|1/10/2023||House||Referred to Committee on Judiciary (House Journal-page 142)|
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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
to amend the South Carolina Code of Laws by adding Section 23-1-250 so as to PROVIDE ALL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES MUST EMPLOY OR MAINTAIN CONTRACTS WITH LICENSED MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Chapter 1, Title 56 of the S.C. Code is amended by adding:
Section 23-1-250. All law enforcement agencies must employ or maintain a contract with a licensed mental health professional.
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
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