SC H3977 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 24 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-02-24 - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means
Pending: House Ways and Means Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amend The Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, By Adding Section 6-1-190 So As To, Among Other Things, Provide That If A Local Law Enforcement Agency Received A Portion Of Its Funding From A County Or Municipality During The Previous Fiscal Year, Then The Governing Body Of The Respective County Or Municipality May Not Decrease The Annual Budgetary Appropriation By More Than Five Percent Of The Previous Fiscal Year's Appropriation For Such Law Enforcement Agency, And To Provide Exceptions.

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Local Government - Defunding Law Enforcement Agencies Prohibited, Exceptions



2021-02-24HouseReferred to Committee on Ways and Means
2021-02-24HouseIntroduced and read first time

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
61190(n/a)See Bill Text

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