SC S0197 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Introduced on January 12 2021 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2022-02-11 - Referred to Subcommittee: Hutto (ch), McLeod, Rice, Senn, Adams
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amend Article 1, Chapter 3, Title 16 Of The 1976 Code, Relating To Homicides, By Adding Section 16-3-65, To Create The Offense Of Drug-induced Homicide, To Provide A Penalty For A Violation, And To Prohibit An Affirmative Defense; And To Amend Section 16-1-10(d) Of The 1976 Code, Relating To A List Of Exceptions For Felonies And Misdemeanors, To Add Drug-induced Homicide.

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2022-02-11SenateReferred to Subcommittee: Hutto (ch), McLeod, Rice, Senn, Adams
2021-01-12SenateReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2021-01-12SenateIntroduced and read first time
2020-12-09SenateReferred to Committee on Judiciary

Same As/Similar To

S0429 (Similar To) 2022-03-02 - Referred to Committee on Judiciary

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ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
16110(n/a)See Bill Text
16365(n/a)See Bill Text

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