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H 3605 General Bill, By T.E. Huff
    A Bill to amend Section 17-7-80, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to autopsies, preliminary examinations, and inquests and the duties of a coroner concerning motor vehicle, swimming, or boating accident deaths, so as to redefine "driver" and "pedestrian", to apply the provisions of this Section to a "vehicle passenger", to require examination of the body in a timely manner after death rather than within eight hours of death, and to provide for the counting and recording as victims of accidents involving alcohol or drugs certain persons who die within one year of the accident.
03/02/89House Introduced and read first time HJ-9
03/02/89House Referred to Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs HJ-9
03/28/90House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs HJ-222
04/04/90House Debate adjourned until Thursday, April 5, 1990 HJ-5
04/05/90House Objection by Rep. McEachin, Gregory & McLeod HJ-26
04/19/90House Objection withdrawn by Rep. McEachin HJ-20
05/02/90House Amended HJ-22
05/02/90House Objection by Rep. Felder, Blanding & Gordon HJ-22
05/03/90House Objection withdrawn by Rep. Gordon HJ-20

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