SC S0429 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Introduced on January 12 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-12 - Referred to Committee on Judiciary
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [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



2021-01-12SenateReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2021-01-12SenateIntroduced and read first time

Same As/Similar To

S0197 (Similar To) 2021-01-12 - Referred to Committee on Judiciary

Code Citations

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

South Carolina State Sources

Bill Comments 750