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S*0553 (Rat #0253, Act #0180 of 1987) General Bill, By Senate Judiciary
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    A Bill to amend Article 3 of Chapter 13 of Title 7, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to ballots for general and special elections, by adding Section 7-13-325 so as to provide that the name of any candidate authorized to appear on any ballot in any general, special, or primary election for any office may be the candidate's given name, a derivative of his given name, or a nickname, to provide for a procedure for the use of a derivative name or a nickname on the ballot, and to authorize the State Election Commission to promulgate regulations
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03/19/87Senate Introduced, read first time, placed on calendar without reference SJ-981
03/24/87Senate Read second time SJ-1008
03/24/87Senate Ordered to third reading with notice of amendments SJ-1008
03/24/87Senate Special order SJ-1008
04/07/87Senate Debate interrupted SJ-1185
04/08/87Senate Amended SJ-1232
04/08/87Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-1233
04/09/87House Introduced and read first time HJ-1747
04/09/87House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-1747
05/13/87House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary HJ-2636
05/20/87House Amended HJ-2993
05/20/87House Read second time HJ-2994
05/21/87House Read third time HJ-3072
05/21/87House Returned HJ-3072
05/28/87Senate House amendment amended SJ-2419
05/28/87Senate Returned SJ-2419
06/02/87House Concurred in Senate amendment and enrolled HJ-3452
06/25/87 Ratified R 253
06/30/87 Signed By Governor
07/09/87 Effective date 06/30/87
07/09/87 Act No. 180
07/13/87 Copies available

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