SC S0081 | 2023-2024 | 125th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 10 2023 - 25% progression
Action: 2023-03-30 - Referred to Subcommittee: M.Johnson (ch), Sabb, Matthews, Talley, Adams
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amend The South Carolina Code Of Laws By Amending Section 42-1-160, Relating To "injury" And "personal Injury" Defined, So As To Provide That A Limitation On Stress, Mental Injuries, And Mental Illness For Workers' Compensation Does Not Apply To A First Responder Diagnosed With Post-traumatic Stress Disorder, And To Define Necessary Terms.

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Workers' Compensation- PTSD



2023-03-30SenateReferred to Subcommittee: M.Johnson (ch), Sabb, Matthews, Talley, Adams
2023-01-10SenateReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2023-01-10SenateIntroduced and read first time
2022-11-30SenateReferred to Committee on Judiciary

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
421160(n/a)See Bill Text

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