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H 2923 General Bill, By Wilkins
    A Bill to amend Article 1, Chapter 23, Title 23, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to the South Carolina Law Enforcement Training Council and to certain required training of law enforcement officers, so as to provide that correctional officers and other personnel employed by the Department of Corrections must be trained by the Department; to provide that the Director of the Criminal Justice Academy and certain personnel of the Academy have the status of law enforcement officers; to provide that no law enforcement officer employed or appointed after July 1, 1987, is empowered to enforce the laws of this State or a political subdivision thereof unless he has been certified as qualified by the Council, to provide the requirements for certification and training and for the duration of certification, and to provide exceptions; to increase the amounts added to criminal and traffic fines and used for the purpose of law enforcement training and other purposes; and to authorize the Director of the Academy to take certain actions against public law enforcement agencies in violation of this Chapter, including the imposition of a civil fine.
04/14/87House Introduced and read first time HJ-1825
04/14/87House Referred to Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs HJ-1825
03/08/88House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs HJ-1775
03/10/88House Amended HJ-1891
03/10/88House Objection by Rep. Kirsh, McAbee & Blanding HJ-1896
03/17/88House Objection withdrawn by Rep. Blanding & McAbee HJ-2171
03/17/88House Read second time HJ-2172
03/23/88House Objection by Rep. J. Bradley & Klapman HJ-2242
03/23/88House Debate adjourned until Wednesday, March 30, 1988 HJ-2256
04/13/88House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-2736
04/14/88Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-177
04/14/88Senate Referred to Committee on Corrections and Penology SJ-177
05/17/88Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Corrections and Penology SJ-4
05/24/88Senate Amended SJ-67

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