SC S0088 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 12 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-12 - Referred to Committee on Judiciary
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Amend Section 16-3-20(c)(a) Of The 1976 Code, Relating To Statutory Aggravating Circumstances Applicable To The Punishment For Murder, To Add As A Statutory Aggravating Circumstance Cases In Which A Murder Was Committed Against A Person Because Of The Person's Actual Or Perceived Race, Color, Religion, National Origin, Gender, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Or Disability.

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Title

Murder, aggravating circumstances

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2021-01-12SenateReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2021-01-12SenateIntroduced and read first time
2020-12-09SenateReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2020-12-09SenatePrefiled

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
16320(n/a)See Bill Text

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Bill Comments

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