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S*0246 (Rat #0040, Act #0203 of 1989) Joint Resolution, By Senate Judiciary
    A Joint Resolution proposing an amendment to Section 22, Article V of the Constitution of South Carolina, 1895 relating to grand juries, petit juries, and the state grand jury, and to Section 11, Article I of the Constitution, relating to indictments by county grand juries and the state grand jury, so as to restrict the jurisdiction of the state grand jury to crimes involving narcotics, dangerous drugs, or controlled substances and crimes involving obscenity or any attempt, solicitation, or conspiracy to commit any of these crimes if the crimes are of a multi-county nature or have transpired, are transpiring, or have significance in more than one county of this State.
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01/24/89Senate Introduced, read first time, placed on calendar without reference SJ-10
01/25/89Senate Read second time SJ-13
01/25/89Senate Ordered to third reading with notice of amendments SJ-13
02/02/89Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-17
02/07/89House Introduced and read first time HJ-16
02/07/89House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-16
03/08/89House Committee report: Favorable Judiciary HJ-5
03/16/89House Read second time HJ-26
03/21/89House Read third time and enrolled HJ-19
03/28/89 Ratified R 40
03/28/89 No signature required
03/28/89 Act No. 203
03/28/89 Copies available

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