SC H3864 | 2023-2024 | 125th General Assembly


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 10-4)
Status: Introduced on February 2 2023 - 25% progression
Action: 2023-02-08 - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Guest
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amend The South Carolina Code Of Laws By Amending Section 14-7-1050, Relating To Jury Voir Dire, So As To Provide For Attorney-conducted Jury Voir Dire By Oral And Direct Questioning; By Amending Section 14-7-1060, Relating To The Drawing Of A Jury Panel, So As To Provide That The Number Of Jurors To Be Drawn Is Within The Discretion Of The Trial Judge; And By Amending Section 14-7-1080, Relating To The Drawing Of A Second Jury Panel, So As To Delete The Requirement That The Panel Must Be Made Up Of Twenty Jurors.

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Voir Dire



2023-02-08HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Guest
2023-02-02HouseReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2023-02-02HouseIntroduced and read first time

Same As/Similar To

S0263 (Similar To) 2023-03-14 - Referred to Subcommittee: Malloy (ch), Hutto, Campsen, Matthews, Talley, Garrett, M.Johnson

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
1471050(n/a)See Bill Text
1471060(n/a)See Bill Text
1471080(n/a)See Bill Text

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