SC S0231 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-1)
Status: Passed on June 1 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-06-01 - Act No. 45
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Amend The Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, To Enact The "student Identification Card Suicide Prevention Act" By Adding Section 59-1-375 So As To Provide Student Identification Cards Issued By Public Schools And Public And Private Institutions Of Higher Learning Must Include Certain Contact Information Concerning The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline And Certain Other Crisis Resources, To Make These Provisions Applicable To Cards Issued Or Replaced After The Effective Date Of This Act, And To Provide Schools And Institutions Of Higher Learning Annually Shall Certify To Their Governing Bodies That Contact Information Required By This Act Has Been Reviewed And Updated As Necessary; To Allow The Depletion Of Existing Supplies Of Nonconforming, Unissued Cards; And To Make The Provisions Of This Act Effective July 1, 2022. - Ratified Title

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Student Identification Card Suicide Prevention Act


Roll Calls

2021-05-05 - House - House: Passage Of Bill (Y: 114 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 8) [PASS]
2021-04-21 - Senate - Senate: 2nd Reading (Y: 43 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-06-01 Act No. 45
2021-06-01 Effective date 07/01/22
2021-05-17 Signed By Governor
2021-05-13 Ratified R 58
2021-05-06HouseRead third time and enrolled
2021-05-05HouseRoll call Yeas-114 Nays-0
2021-05-05HouseRead second time
2021-05-04HouseRecalled from Committee on Education and Public Works
2021-04-27HouseReferred to Committee on Education and Public Works
2021-04-27HouseIntroduced and read first time
2021-04-22SenateRead third time and sent to House
2021-04-21SenateRoll call Ayes-43 Nays-0
2021-04-21SenateRead second time
2021-04-21SenateCommittee Amendment Adopted
2021-04-20SenateCommittee report: Favorable with amendment Education
2021-01-12SenateReferred to Committee on Education
2021-01-12SenateIntroduced and read first time
2020-12-09SenateReferred to Committee on Education

Same As/Similar To

H3476 (Similar To) 2021-01-26 - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: B.Cox, Elliott

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
591375(n/a)See Bill Text

South Carolina State Sources

Bill Comments