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H*3456 (Rat #0264, Act #0172 of 1989) General Bill, By M.D. Burriss and T.F. Rogers
    A Bill to amend the Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, by adding Section 16-23-55 so as to provide a procedure for holding, advertising, and returning a pistol to the person who found and turned the pistol in to a law enforcement agency; and to amend Section 23-31-180, relating to the prohibition of a licensed retail dealer to possess in his place of business a pistol or handgun which melts at a temperature of less than eight hundred degrees fahrenheit and the requirement that a pistol or handgun possessed or sold in violation of Article 3, Chapter 31, Title 23 is declared contraband, so as to provide that a dealer, in addition to possessing a pistol or handgun previously described, may not hold, store, handle, sell, or offer for sale the pistol or handgun, and to prohibit a dealer from possessing or selling a pistol or handgun in violation of the Article, and to authorize a law enforcement agent to register and use these weapons in the line of duty.-amended title
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02/08/89House Introduced and read first time HJ-13
02/08/89House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-13
04/19/89House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary HJ-8
04/20/89House Debate interrupted HJ-46
04/25/89House Amended HJ-2
04/25/89House Read second time HJ-2
04/26/89House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-15
04/27/89Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-11
04/27/89Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary SJ-11
05/24/89Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary SJ-38
05/25/89Senate Amended SJ-38
05/25/89Senate Read second time SJ-39
05/26/89Senate Read third time and returned to House with amendments SJ-16
05/29/89House Concurred in Senate amendment and enrolled HJ-46
06/02/89 Ratified R 264
06/08/89 Signed By Governor
06/08/89 Effective date 06/08/89
06/08/89 Act No. 172
06/15/89 Copies available

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