SC S1066 | 2017-2018 | 122nd General Assembly


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on March 1 2018 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2018-03-01 - Referred to Committee on Judiciary
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Relating To Various Assault And Battery Offenses, To Provide That A Person Who Unlawfully Injures A Health Care Professional, Including, But Not Limited To, An Emergency Medical Service Provider, A Firefighter, An Emergency Room Physician, An Emergency Room Nurse, Or An Allied Health Care Worker During The Course Of His Duties, And Knows Or Has Reason To Know Of The Injured Person's Status Commits The Offense Of Assault And Battery Of A High And Aggravated Nature.

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Assault and Battery



2018-03-01SenateReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2018-03-01SenateIntroduced and read first time

Same As/Similar To

H3483 (Similar To) 2018-03-01 - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Govan, Whitmire, Sandifer, Cobb-Hunter
S1096 (Similar To) 2018-03-08 - Referred to Subcommittee: Turner (ch), Malloy, Kimpson, Climer, Goldfinch

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
163600(n/a)See Bill Text

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