SC H3620 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 21-10)
Status: Introduced on January 12 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-02-23 - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Carter
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amend The Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, By Adding Article 22 To Chapter 3, Title 16 So As To Entitle The Article "penalty Enhancements For Certain Crimes", To Provide Additional Penalties For Persons Who Commit Certain Delineated Crimes When The Victim Was Intentionally Selected Based On Certain Factors, And To Provide Victims Of A Violation Of The Article May Bring A Civil Action For Damages Sustained.

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Penalty enhancements for hate crimes



2021-02-23HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Carter
2021-02-18HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Henderson-Myers
2021-01-14HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: R.Williams, Murray, Brawley, Govan
2021-01-13HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Alexander, Wetmore, Kirby, Henegan, Pendarvis, Herbkersman, Collins, McDaniel, Ott, Cobb-Hunter
2021-01-12HouseReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2021-01-12HouseIntroduced and read first time

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H3420 (Similar To) 2021-01-12 - Referred to Committee on Judiciary

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