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S*1167 (Rat #0593, Act #0496 of 1990) General Bill, By Bryan, H.U. Fielding, J.C. Hayes and Peeler
    A Bill to amend the Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, by adding Chapter 20 to Title 44 so as to provide for the Mental Retardation and Related Disabilities Act by setting forth the organization and a system for the delivery of services, requirements for licensure and regulation of facilities and programs, penalties, and capital improvements for mental retardation; to repeal Chapter 19, Title 44 relating to the State Mental Retardation Department and Chapter 21, Title 44 relating to the care and commitment of mentally retarded persons; and to provide for the continuation of service of the members of the South Carolina Mental Retardation Commission and the county mental retardation boards.-amended title
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01/30/90Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-15
01/30/90Senate Referred to Committee on Medical Affairs SJ-15
03/21/90Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Medical Affairs SJ-12
03/22/90Senate Amended SJ-20
03/22/90Senate Read second time SJ-24
03/22/90Senate Ordered to third reading with notice of amendments SJ-24
03/27/90Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-21
03/28/90House Introduced and read first time HJ-204
03/28/90House Referred to Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs HJ-204
05/02/90House Committee report: Favorable Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs HJ-53
05/10/90House Read second time HJ-41
05/10/90House Unanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day HJ-43
05/11/90House Read third time and enrolled HJ-4
05/24/90 Ratified R 593
05/30/90 Signed By Governor
05/30/90 Effective date 05/30/90
05/30/90 Act No. 496
07/16/90 Copies available

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