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H*2331 (Rat #0559, Act #0449 of 1982) General Bill, By M.S. Gulledge, L.E. Gentry, J.G. McAbee, M.E. Nunnery, R.M. Tallon and D.C. Waldrop
    A Bill to amend Section 16-11-110, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to the crime of arson, so as to designate malicious burning of property which threatens a fire as arson in the first degree; designate the present crime of arson as arson in the second degree and the malicious burning of buildings other than dwelling houses as arson in the third degree; provide penalties for each degree of arson; to amend Section 16-11-190, relating to the crime of attempted arson, so as to increase the term of imprisonment from not less than one nor more than two years to not less than one nor more than ten years and to increase the fine from an amount not to exceed one thousand dollars to not more than ten thousand dollars; and to repeal Section 16-11-120 relating to the arson of certain buildings.-at
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02/04/81House Introduced and read first time HJ-483
02/04/81House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-483
04/08/81House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary HJ-1707
04/09/81House Amended HJ-1779
04/09/81House Read second time HJ-1781
04/14/81House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-1828
04/15/81Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-20
04/15/81Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary SJ-20
05/19/82Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary SJ-30
05/20/82Senate Amended SJ-25
05/20/82Senate Read second time SJ-26
05/27/82Senate Read third time SJ-29
05/27/82Senate Returned SJ-29
06/01/82House Non-concurrence in Senate amendment HJ-3664
06/02/82Senate Senate insists upon amendment and conference committee appointed Sens. Moore, Sanders, V. Smith SJ-83
06/02/82House Conference committee appointed Reps. Gulledge, Gentry, & Hughston HJ-3827
06/03/82Senate Conference report received SJ-6
06/03/82Senate Conference report adopted SJ-6
06/03/82House Conference report received HJ-3878
06/03/82House Conference report adopted HJ-3879
06/03/82House Ordered enrolled for ratification HJ-3880
06/03/82House Ratified R 559 HJ-3944
06/09/82 Signed By Governor
06/09/82 Effective date 06/09/82
06/09/82 Act No. 449
06/18/82 Copies available

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