SC S0186 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 12 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-13 - Scrivener's error corrected
Pending: Senate Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Amend Section 47-1-40, Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, Relating To The Ill-treatment Of Animals, So As To Remove The Exception For The Training Of Hunting Dogs And To Allow For The Use Of Recognized And Responsible Training Techniques; And To Amend Section 47-1-70, Relating To The Abandonment Of Animals, So As To Remove The Exception For Hunting Dogs.

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Animals, ill-treatment or abandonment



2021-01-13 Scrivener's error corrected
2021-01-12SenateReferred to Committee on Agriculture and Natural Resources
2021-01-12SenateIntroduced and read first time
2020-12-09SenateReferred to Committee on Agriculture and Natural Resources

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
47140(n/a)See Bill Text
47170(n/a)See Bill Text

South Carolina State Sources

Bill Comments