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S*1336 (Rat #0554, Act #0508 of 1994) General Bill, By Senate Corrections and Penology
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    A Bill to amend Section 24-13-1520, as amended, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to prisoners and definitions under the "Home Detention Act", so as to make changes to the definitions of "court" and "participant"; to amend Section 24-13-1530, relating to prisoners and correctional programs for which home detention may be substituted, so as to provide, among other things, that local governments may establish by ordinance a certain alternative to incarceration for persons who are awaiting trial and for offenders whose sentences do not place them in the custody of the Department of Corrections; to amend Section 24-13-1560, relating to the use of an electronic monitoring device under the "Home Detention Act", so as to provide that the participant's use of such a device is conditioned upon being instructed to use the device; and to amend Section 24-13-1590, as amended, relating to the provision that the "Home Detention Act" is not applicable to controlled substances offenders and to the provisions that probation and parole authority is not diminished by any of the provisions of the "Home Detention Act", so as to define further and limit the type of controlled substances offender to whom the "Home Detention Act" does not apply.
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04/12/94Senate Introduced, read first time, placed on calendar without reference SJ-11
04/13/94Senate Read second time SJ-28
04/13/94Senate Ordered to third reading with notice of amendments SJ-28
04/14/94Senate Amended SJ-44
04/14/94Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-44
04/19/94House Introduced and read first time HJ-6
04/19/94House Referred to Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs HJ-7
04/27/94House Committee report: Favorable Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs HJ-6
05/18/94House Debate adjourned until Thursday, May 19, 1994 HJ-25
05/19/94House Read second time HJ-27
05/19/94House Unanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day HJ-27
05/20/94House Read third time and enrolled HJ-54
06/02/94 Ratified R 554
08/31/94 Signed By Governor
08/31/94 Effective date 08/31/94
09/13/94 Act No. 508
09/13/94 Copies available

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