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May 12, 1999
Introduced by Reps. Gamble, Knotts, Whatley, Koon, Harrison and Riser
S. Printed 5/12/99--H.
Read the first time January 28, 1999.
To whom was referred a Bill (H. 3392), to amend Section 23-11-110, as amended, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to the qualifications necessary to offer as a candidate for sheriff, etc., respectfully
That they have duly and carefully considered the same, and recommend that the same do pass:
JAMES H. HARRISON, for Committee.
TO AMEND SECTION 23-11-110, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE QUALIFICATIONS NECESSARY TO OFFER AS A CANDIDATE FOR SHERIFF, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT SERVICE AS A CORONER FOR TEN YEARS SATISFIES THE SAME REQUIREMENT AS TEN YEARS OF SERVICE AS A SUMMARY COURT JUDGE.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Subsections (A)(5)(d) and (B)(2)(e) of Section 23-11-110 of the 1976 Code, as last amended by Act 459 of 1996, are further amended to read:
"(d) served as a summary court judge or coroner for at least ten years.
(e) the number of years the person has served as a summary court judge or as a coroner when applicable; and"
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor and applies with respect to candidates filing for election beginning July 1, 1999.
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