South Carolina Legislature
South Carolina Legislature

House Amendment 712
S 474 - Session 125 (2023-2024)
Abortion - Fetal Heartbeat

Current Amendment: 712 to Bill 474

Reps. King and Bamberg propose the following amendment (LC-474.WAB0455H):

Amend the bill, as and if amended, SECTION 1, by striking Section 44-41-630(B) and inserting:

(B) Except as provided in Section 44-41-650 or 44-41-660, no person shall perform, induce, or attempt to perform or induce an abortion on a pregnant person before the pregnant person or their legal representative provides informed consent to the abortion. A person who violates this subsection is guilty of a felony and, upon conviction, must be fined ten thousand dollars, imprisoned for not more than two years, or both.