SC H3033 | 2023-2024 | 125th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 11-0)
Status: Introduced on January 10 2023 - 25% progression
Action: 2023-03-28 - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Yow
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amend The South Carolina Code Of Laws By Amending Section 16-3-600, Relating To Assault And Battery Offenses, So As To Add That Assault And Battery Of A High And Aggravated Nature Occurs When A Person Injures A Federal, State, Or Local Law Enforcement Officer Or Corrections Officer, A Firefighter, Or An Emergency Medical Services (ems) Worker In The Discharge Of Or Because Of Their Official Duties.

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Assault and Battery of Certain Public Servants



2023-03-28HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Yow
2023-02-02HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Thayer
2023-02-01HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Landing
2023-01-24HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Leber
2023-01-10HouseReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2023-01-10HouseIntroduced and read first time
2022-12-08HouseReferred to Committee on Judiciary

Same As/Similar To

H3175 (Similar To) 2024-04-16 - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Bustos, Landing, Hartnett
S0432 (Similar To) 2023-01-24 - Referred to Committee on Judiciary
H3840 (Similar To) 2023-01-31 - Referred to Committee on Judiciary

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
163600(n/a)See Bill Text

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