SC S0229 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-2)
Status: Passed on May 13 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-05-13 - Act No. 28
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Amend The Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, To Enact The "south Carolina Child Abuse Response Protocol Act" By Adding Article 24 To Chapter 11, Title 63 So As To Require Multidisciplinary Teams Involved In Child Abuse Investigation And Prosecution To 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, Relating To Children's Advocacy Centers, So As To Require Children's Advocacy Centers To Hold Certain Accreditation Status Or Be Actively Pursuing Accreditation, And For Other Purposes. - Ratified Title

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SC Child Abuse Response Protocol Act


Roll Calls

2021-04-29 - Senate - Senate: To Concur (Y: 43 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-22 - House - House: Passage Of Bill (Y: 104 N: 1 NV: 9 Abs: 10) [PASS]
2021-03-16 - Senate - Senate: 2nd Reading (Y: 41 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-05-13 Act No. 28
2021-05-13 Effective date See Act for Effective Date
2021-05-04 Ratified R 41
2021-05-06 Signed By Governor
2021-04-29SenateRoll call Ayes-43 Nays-0
2021-04-29SenateConcurred in House amendment and enrolled
2021-04-23HouseRead third time and returned to Senate with amendments
2021-04-22HouseUnanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day
2021-04-22HouseRoll call Yeas-104 Nays-1
2021-04-22HouseRead second time
2021-04-21HouseCommittee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary
2021-03-18HouseReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2021-03-18HouseIntroduced and read first time
2021-03-17SenateRead third time and sent to House
2021-03-16SenateRoll call Ayes-41 Nays-0
2021-03-16SenateRead second time
2021-03-11 Scrivener's error corrected
2021-03-10SenateCommittee report: Favorable Family and Veterans' Services
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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