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S 1526 General Bill, By S.S. Martschink, Bryan, Courson, Drummond, H.U. Fielding, Giese, F. Gilbert, J.C. Hayes, R.L. Helmly, D.L. Hinds, C.T. Hinson, Holland, W.R. Lee, Leventis, J.M. Long, A.S. Macaulay, McGill, Moore, M.F. Mullinax, O'Dell, Peeler, T.H. Pope, M.T. Rose, Russell, R.C. Shealy, H.S. Stilwell and Wilson
    A Bill to amend Chapter 7, Title 20, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, so as to add Article 8; to enact the Parental Responsibility Act, to provide for a procedure to ensure that parents or guardians are informed of excessive absences of students by school districts, and provide a penalty; to redesignate Sections 59-65-10, 59-65-30, 59-65-40, and 59-65-70 through 59-65-280 as new Sections in Article 8; to amend Section 43-5-550, relating to a state plan for the design, implementation, and operation of a work support services delivery system, so as to provide that support services including parenting skills for young custodial parents are required components for AFDC recipients, and to require that individual employment plans for all custodial parents under the age of twenty must include parenting skills; and to repeal Sections 59-65-20, 59-65-50, and 59-65-60 relating to the penalty for failure to enroll a child to attend school, reporting of nonattendance to the court having jurisdiction of juveniles, and the procedure by the court of a report of nonattendance by a child.
04/12/90Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-165
04/12/90Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary SJ-165

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