SC S0429 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 5-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 2 2022 - 50% progression, died in committee
Action: 2022-03-02 - Referred to Committee on Judiciary
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Amend Article 1, Chapter 3, Title 16 Of The 1976 Code, Relating To Homicide, By Adding Section 16-3-80, 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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Homicide, drug-induced


Roll Calls

2022-03-01 - Senate - Senate: 2nd Reading (Y: 42 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2022-03-02HouseReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2022-03-02HouseIntroduced and read first time
2022-03-02SenateRead third time and sent to House
2022-03-01SenateRoll call Ayes-42 Nays-0
2022-03-01SenateRead second time
2022-03-01SenateCommittee Amendment Adopted
2022-02-23SenateCommittee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary
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

Same As/Similar To

S0197 (Similar To) 2022-02-11 - Referred to Subcommittee: Hutto (ch), McLeod, Rice, Senn, Adams

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
16110(n/a)See Bill Text
16380(n/a)See Bill Text

South Carolina State Sources

Bill Comments