SC S0839 | 2013-2014 | 120th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 3-0)
Status: Passed on June 12 2014 - 100% progression
Action: 2014-06-12 - Act No. 216
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Provide That It Is Lawful To Grow Industrial Hemp In This State, That Industrial Hemp Is Excluded From The Definition Of Marijuana, To Prohibit The Growing Of Industrial Hemp And Marijuana On The Same Property Or Otherwise Growing Marijuana In Close Proximity To Industrial Hemp To Disguise The Marijuana Growth, To Define Certain Terms, And To Provide Penalties

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Industrial Hemp


Roll Calls

2014-05-14 - House - House: Passage Of Bill (Y: 72 N: 28 NV: 3 Abs: 21) [PASS]
2014-05-14 - House - House: Table Motion To Adjourn Debate (Y: 76 N: 25 NV: 3 Abs: 20) [PASS]
2014-03-12 - Senate - Senate: 2nd Reading (Y: 42 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2014-06-12 Act No. 216
2014-06-11 Effective date 06/02/14
2014-06-02 Signed By Governor
2014-05-29 Ratified R 223
2014-05-20HouseRead third time and enrolled
2014-05-14HouseRoll call Yeas-72 Nays-28
2014-05-14HouseRead second time
2014-05-13HouseDebate adjourned until Wed., 5-14-14
2014-04-10HouseDebate adjourned until Tues., 5-6-14
2014-04-02HouseRequests for debate-Rep
2014-03-27HouseCommittee report: Favorable Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs
2014-03-18HouseReferred to Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs
2014-03-18HouseIntroduced and read first time
2014-03-13SenateRead third time and sent to House
2014-03-12SenateRoll call Ayes-42 Nays-0
2014-03-12SenateRead second time
2014-02-28 Scrivener's error corrected
2014-02-27SenateCommittee report: Favorable Agriculture and Natural Resources
2014-01-14SenateReferred to Committee on Agriculture and Natural Resources
2014-01-14SenateIntroduced and read first time
2013-12-10SenateReferred to Committee on Agriculture and Natural Resources

South Carolina State Sources

Bill Comments 750