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H*2516 (Rat #0289, Act #0191 of 1985) General Bill, By J.G. McAbee and P. Evatt
    A Bill to amend Title 40, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to professions and occupations, by adding Chapter 75, so as to enact the "Professional Counselor, Associate Counselor, and Marital and Family Therapist Licensing Act", including, among other things, the creation of the Board of Examiners for the Licensure of Professional Counselors, Associate Counselors, and Marital and Family Therapists, the adoption and promulgation of a Code of Ethics to govern the conduct of persons licensed under this Chapter, the determination of various fees, the creation of a misdemeanor offense and the establishment of penalties, the revocation or suspension of a license and the reprimanding, restricting, or other disciplining of a licensee, and the exemption of certain classifications of persons from the provisions of this Chapter.
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03/05/85House Introduced and read first time HJ-1093
03/05/85House Referred to Committee on Ways and Means HJ-1093
04/30/85House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Ways and Means HJ-2730
05/01/85House Objection by Rep. Taylor HJ-2822
05/01/85House Amended HJ-2821
05/01/85House Debate adjourned HJ-2822
05/02/85House Read second time HJ-2897
05/03/85House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-2930
05/07/85Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-1942
05/07/85Senate Referred to Committee on General SJ-1942
05/16/85Senate Committee report: Favorable General SJ-2130
06/04/85Senate Amended SJ-2800
06/04/85Senate Read second time SJ-2801
06/04/85Senate Unanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day SJ-2801
06/05/85Senate Read third time SJ-2832
06/05/85Senate Returned SJ-2832
06/05/85House Concurred in Senate amendment and enrolled HJ-3959
06/18/85 Ratified R 289
06/24/85 Signed By Governor
06/24/85 Effective date 06/24/85
06/24/85 Act No. 191
07/10/85 Copies available

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