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H 2366 General Bill, By Phillips, J.M. Arthur, F.L. Day and D.A. Moss
    A Bill to amend Section 16-7-160, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to illegal use of stink bombs, tear-gas bombs, and similar devices, so as to add smoke bombs and similar devices; to provide that the use of such a device which may inflict injury or cause fear sufficient to incite a riot or conditions of panic is unlawful; to add stadiums and arenas and similar structures as locations where the use of the devices are unlawful; to increase the penalties for violations from imprisonment for not more than one year and a fine of not more than one thousand dollars, or both, to imprisonment for not more than five years or a fine of not more than five thousand dollars, or both; and to provide that the court may order all or a portion of a fine to be paid to persons injured as a result of the violation to recover necessary medical expenses.
02/03/87House Introduced and read first time HJ-344
02/03/87House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-344
03/24/87House Tabled in committee

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