SC H3973 | 2019-2020 | 123rd General Assembly


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Engrossed on March 6 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-03-15 - Referred to Subcommittee: M.B.Matthews (ch), Shealy, Senn
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Add Female Genital Mutilation Of A Minor To The Definition Of "child Abuse Or Neglect" Or "harm".

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Female genital mutilation


Roll Calls

2019-03-06 - House - House: Passage Of Bill (Y: 98 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 23) [PASS]
2019-03-05 - House - House: Passage Of Bill (Y: 105 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 15) [PASS]


2019-03-15SenateReferred to Subcommittee: M.B.Matthews (ch), Shealy, Senn
2019-03-15SenateReferred to Subcommittee: Hutto (ch), Shealy, Young, McLeod, Senn
2019-03-06 Scrivener's error corrected
2019-03-06SenateReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2019-03-06SenateIntroduced and read first time
2019-03-06HouseRoll call Yeas-98 Nays-0
2019-03-06HouseRead third time and sent to Senate
2019-03-05HouseRoll call Yeas-105 Nays-0
2019-03-05HouseRead second time
2019-03-05HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Weeks, Gilliard
2019-02-28HouseDebate adjourned until Tues., 3-5-19
2019-02-27HouseCommittee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary
2019-02-26HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Caskey
2019-02-13HouseReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2019-02-13HouseIntroduced and read first time

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
63720(n/a)See Bill Text

South Carolina State Sources

Bill Comments