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H*3330 (Rat #0398, Act #0374 of 1988) General Bill, By J.D. Bradley, Boan and J.W. McLeod
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    A Bill to amend the Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, by adding Chapter 2 in Title 38, relating to insurance, so as to provide civil and criminal penalties for violations of the insurance law; to amend Section 38-25-320, relating to the fine for conducting unauthorized insurance business in this State, so as to increase the maximum fine from ten to fifty thousand dollars; to amend Section 38-5-120, relating to acts which result in the revocation or suspension of an insurer's certificate of authority, so as to include failure to comply with a lawful order of the Commission; to amend Section 38-43-130, relating to the Commissioner's authority to revoke or suspend agents' licenses, so as to delete wilfulness as an element of a violation, to increase from one to two years the maximum period of a license suspension, and to reference the general penalty provisions added by this Act; to amend Sections 38-5-130, 38-7-80, 38-13-90, 38-13-150, 38-17-170, 38-25-330, 38-27-420, 38-29-100, 38-31-80, 38-37-930, 38-39-20, 38-39-40, 38-43-160, 38-43-190, 38-45-140, 38-45-150, 38-47-60, 38-47-70, 38-53-150, 38-53-340, 38-55-40, 38-55-60, 38-55-80, 38-55-340, 38-57-200, 38-59-30, 38-59-50, 38-63-10, 38-63-20, 38-65-10, 38-65-20, 38-69-10, 38-69-20, 38-71-90, 38-71-220, and 38-73-80, all relating to the insurance law and containing separate penalty provisions, so as to delete the existing penalty provisions and add references to the general penalty provisions added by this Act; and to repeal Sections 38-25-340, 38-25-350, 38-37-950, 38-37-960, 38-43-140, 38-43-150, 38-61-60, and 38-73-100 relating to the insurance law.
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10/19/87House Prefiled
10/19/87House Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry
01/12/88House Introduced and read first time HJ-250
01/12/88House Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry HJ-251
01/20/88House Committee report: Favorable Labor, Commerce and Industry HJ-413
01/26/88House Read second time HJ-549
01/28/88House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-723
02/02/88Senate Introduced, read first time, placed on calendar without reference SJ-9
02/04/88Senate Amended SJ-38
02/04/88Senate Read second time SJ-38
02/04/88Senate Unanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day SJ-38
02/05/88Senate Read third time SJ-2
02/05/88Senate Returned SJ-2
02/10/88House Debate adjourned on amendments HJ-1052
02/11/88House Non-concurrence in Senate amendment HJ-1139
02/11/88Senate Recedes from amendments SJ-26
02/16/88House Ordered enrolled for ratification HJ-1175
03/08/88 Ratified R 398
03/14/88 Signed By Governor
03/14/88 Effective date 03/14/88
03/14/88 Act No. 374
03/22/88 Copies available

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