South Carolina General Assembly
125th Session, 2023-2024

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H. 5008

STATUS INFORMATION

General Bill
Sponsors: Rep. W. Newton
Document Path: LC-0239AHB24.docx

Introduced in the House on February 1, 2024
Introduced in the Senate on February 7, 2024
Judiciary

Summary: Code Volume Replacement

HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS

Date Body Action Description with journal page number
2/1/2024 House Introduced, read first time, placed on calendar without reference (House Journal-page 9)
2/6/2024 House Read second time (House Journal-page 50)
2/6/2024 House Roll call Yeas-115 Nays-0 (House Journal-page 51)
2/7/2024 House Read third time and sent to Senate (House Journal-page 15)
2/7/2024 Senate Introduced and read first time (Senate Journal-page 9)
2/7/2024 Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary (Senate Journal-page 9)

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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL

02/01/2024
02/01/2024-A



Introduced

February 1, 2024

 

H. 5008

 

Introduced by Rep. W. Newton

 

S. Printed 02/01/24--H.

Read the first time February 01, 2024

 

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A bill

 

TO ADOPT REVISED CODE VOLUME 17A OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA CODE OF LAWS, TO THE EXTENT OF ITS CONTENTS, AS THE ONLY GENERAL PERMANENT STATUTORY LAW OF THE STATE AS OF JANUARY 1, 2024.

 

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

 

SECTION 1.  (A) Section 2-13-90 of the S.C. Code authorizes the Legislative Council and the Code Commissioner to contract to be prepared and published under their supervision and direction revised volumes of the Code of Laws.

    (B) The Legislative Council and the Code Commissioner have determined that Volume 17A is appropriate for revision.

    (C) Section 2-13-90 of the S.C. Code also provides that the revised volumes must be submitted to the General Assembly for its consideration.

 

SECTION 2.  (A) Revised Volume 17A containing Titles 51-55, South Carolina Code of Laws, is substituted for original Volume 17A which contained Titles 51-55.

    (B) Revised Volume 17A is adopted as part of the Code of Laws and, to the extent of its contents, is the only general permanent statutory law of the State as of January 1, 2024.

 

SECTION 3.  This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.

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