SC H3448 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly


Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Republican 11-1)
Status: Introduced on January 12 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-02-02 - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Thayer
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amend Sections 2-19-10, As Amended, 2-19-20, 2-19-35, 2-19-70, 2-19-80, And 2-19-90, Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, All Relating To The Judicial Merit Selection Commission, So As To Change The Commission's Process For Nominating Judicial Candidates From The Nomination Of Three Qualified Candidates To The Release Of A List Of All Qualified Candidates To The General Assembly.

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Judicial Merit Selection Commission



2021-02-02HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Thayer
2021-01-28HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Bennett
2021-01-13HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Caskey
2021-01-12HouseReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2021-01-12HouseIntroduced and read first time
2020-12-16HouseReferred to Committee on Judiciary

Same As/Similar To

S0192 (Similar To) 2021-01-12 - Referred to Committee on Judiciary
H4007 (Similar To) 2021-03-02 - Referred to Committee on Judiciary

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
21910(n/a)See Bill Text
21920(n/a)See Bill Text
21935(n/a)See Bill Text
21970(n/a)See Bill Text
21980(n/a)See Bill Text
21990(n/a)See Bill Text

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