SC S0229 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-1)
Status: Introduced on January 12 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-12 - Referred to Committee on Family and Veterans' Services
Pending: Senate Family and Veterans Services Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Enact The "south Carolina Child Abuse Response Protocol Act"; To Amend Chapter 11, Title 63 Of The 1976 Code, Relating To Children's Services Agencies, By Adding Article 24, To Require That Multidisciplinary Teams Involved In Child Abuse Investigation And Prosecution Follow Certain Child Abuse Response Protocol, To Provide For The Establishment Of An Advisory Committee To Review And Update The Protocol, And For Other Purposes; And To Amend Section 63-11-310(b)(1), (c), And (d) Of The 1976 Code, Relating To Children's Advocacy Centers, To Require Children's Advocacy Centers To Hold Certain Accreditation Status Or Be Actively Pursuing Accreditation, And For Other Purposes.

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SC Child Abuse Response Protocol Act



2021-01-12SenateReferred to Committee on Family and Veterans' Services
2021-01-12SenateIntroduced and read first time
2020-12-09SenateReferred to Committee on Family and Veterans' Services

Same As/Similar To

H3209 (Similar To) 2021-01-14 - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Henegan

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
6311310(n/a)See Bill Text

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