South Carolina General Assembly
125th Session, 2023-2024
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Indicates Matter Stricken
Indicates New Matter
Sponsors: Rep. B. Newton
Companion/Similar bill(s): 92
Document Path: LC-0090HDB23.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|
|12/15/2022||House||Referred to Committee on Judiciary|
|1/10/2023||House||Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 219)|
|1/10/2023||House||Referred to Committee on Judiciary (House Journal-page 219)|
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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
to amend the South Carolina Code of Laws by adding Section 7-17-110 so as to PROVIDE FOR THE EXTENSION OF AN ELECTION PROTEST FILING DEADLINE WHICH FALLS ON A LEGAL HOLIDAy.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Article 1, Chapter 17, Title 7 of the S.C. Code is amended by adding:
Section 7-17-110. If the deadline for filing an election protest provided in this chapter falls on a legal holiday, then the deadline extends to the succeeding day that is not a legal holiday.
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
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