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S*0104 (Rat #0238, Act #0136 of 1983) General Bill, By H.E. McDonald
    A Bill to amend Section 40-47-200, as amended, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to suspension or revocation of licensure or other disciplinary action against persons licensed by the State Board of Medical Examiners, so as to provide for a civil penalty of up to ten thousand dollars plus costs and for disposition of these monies, authorize the Board to request the Attorney General's office to make an investigation and recommendation prior to issuing a formal complaint, make a plea of guilty or nolo contendere to a crime equivalent of a conviction for disciplinary purposes, provide for immediate suspension for misconduct requiring action and a procedure for reinstatement when conviction reversed and to amend the 1976 Code by adding Section 40-47-201 to provide that the denial, revocation, suspension, or restriction of a license to practice medicine in another state on grounds that constitute misconduct in this State supports action for disciplinary action.-amended title
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01/11/83Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-109
01/11/83Senate Referred to Committee on Medical Affairs SJ-109
02/15/83Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Medical Affairs SJ-449
02/23/83Senate Amended SJ-526
02/23/83Senate Read second time SJ-526
03/03/83Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-619
03/08/83House Introduced and read first time HJ-1340
03/08/83House Referred to Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs HJ-1341
05/31/83House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs HJ-3263
06/02/83House Amended HJ-3452
06/02/83House Read second time HJ-3456
06/07/83House Read third time HJ-3520
06/07/83House Returned HJ-3520
06/07/83Senate Concurred in House amendment and enrolled SJ-1906
06/14/83 Ratified R 238
06/20/83 Signed By Governor
06/20/83 Effective date 06/20/83
06/20/83 Act No. 136
06/27/83 Copies available

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