SC H3072 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-0)
Status: Introduced on January 12 2021 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-04-14 - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Henegan, McDaniel, Henderson-Myers
Pending: House Labor, Commerce and Industry Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amend The Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, By Adding Section 27-40-680 So As To Provide That A Tenant Has The Right To Counsel In An Eviction Proceeding Between The Tenant And A Landlord And To Authorize The Court To Appoint Counsel To Defend A Tenant If It Determines The Tenant Is Unable To Financially Retain Adequate Legal Counsel.

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Eviction proceeding



2021-04-14HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Henegan, McDaniel, Henderson-Myers
2021-02-23HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Matthews
2021-01-12HouseReferred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry
2021-01-12HouseIntroduced and read first time
2020-12-09HouseReferred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
2740680(n/a)See Bill Text

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