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H 3927 General Bill, By J.J. Bailey and C.Y. Waites
    A Bill to amend the Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, by adding Section 15-3-555 so as to provide a statute of limitations for actions based on sexual abuse or incest of ten years from the time a person becomes eighteen or within four years of discovering the injury and the casual relationship between the injury and the abuse or incest; to provide that parental immunity is not a defense; to provide that a law suit based on abuse or incest previously brought and barred by the statute of limitations may be brought within four years of this Act's effective date; and to provide severability provisions.
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04/13/93House Introduced and read first time HJ-15
04/13/93House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-15
05/05/93House Committee report: Favorable Judiciary HJ-24
05/19/93House Read second time HJ-88
05/20/93House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-14
05/25/93Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-24
05/25/93Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary SJ-24

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