SC H3261 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 25-0)
Status: Introduced on January 12 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-02-03 - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Blackwell
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amend Section 7-11-10, Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, Relating To Methods Of Nominating Candidates, So As To Prohibit A Candidate From Filing More Than One Statement Of Intention Of Candidacy For A Single Election, And To Prohibit A Candidate From Being Nominated By More Than One Political Party For A Single Office In An Election; And To Amend Section 7-13-320, Relating To Ballots And Specifications, So As To Prohibit A Candidate's Name From Appearing On The Ballot More Than Once.

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2021-02-03HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Blackwell
2021-01-13HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Caskey
2021-01-12HouseReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2021-01-12HouseIntroduced and read first time
2020-12-09HouseReferred to Committee on Judiciary

Same As/Similar To

H3206 (Similar To) 2021-02-03 - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Blackwell
S0559 (Similar To) 2021-02-17 - Referred to Committee on Judiciary

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
71110(n/a)See Bill Text
713320(n/a)See Bill Text

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