The 2nd regular session of the 123rd South Carolina General Assembly convened today. Each chamber of the assembly met for approximately one hour. During that time, several pre-filed bills were sent to committee for review. No other action has been taken at this time. You can click on each bill number to view the full… Read more »
South Carolina State Representatives and Senators have been busy the past few weeks pre-filing legislation for the upcoming second half of the 123rd Session of the South Carolina General Assembly. We have compiled a spreadsheet of firearms-related legislation that will carry over from the first half of the session and the newly submitted bills as… Read more »
S.139, SOUTH CAROLINA CONSTITUTIONAL CARRY ACT OF 2017 is scheduled to be discussed by the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 2 PM. It’s currently scheduled to be held on the 3rd floor conference room of the Grissett building. If you have the ability to come out to show your support, please… Read more »
H3601 – Public Disorderly ConductPassed House 2/28/19 – Yeas 102; Nays 0; N/V 16; Exc. Abs. 5; Pres. 0; Abstain 0; Total 1233/5/2019 Read 3rd time & sent to Senate3/5/2019 Introduced in Senate, read 1st time, referred to Committee on Judiciary
HUGE thank you to Roy F. Harmon III, J.D., LL.M. of https://upstategunrights.com, contributor to Shaw’s South Carolina Gun Law book, and SC Carry board member for compiling this synopsis. Clicking on the Bill Number will take you to the bill on the South Carolina Legislature web site. HOUSE BILLS H. 3053 – amends the law relating… Read more »
Here is a link to a report that was created this morning. It’s the status of all the bills that are in our spreadsheet. Interestingly, there are a couple of bills that were referred to subcommittees that are NOT Judiciary committees. Thank you to Jack Cook for helping with the upkeep of the spreadsheet!
H. 3456 was introduced into the South Carolina General Assembly 123rd Session on January 8, 2019 by Representatives Hill, Magnuson, Burns, Chumley, Long and B. Newton with Representative Morgan adding his name as a sponsor on January 10, 2019. This bill was introduced with the exact wording as H. 3700 from the 122nd Session of… Read more »
Here are the bills currently introduced in the SC legislature. More will be filed. Visit us regularly for updates. Click the bill number for the full text of the bill. H. 3053 – amends the law relating to the unlawful possession of a firearm or ammunition by a person convicted of a violent crime, expanding the parameters of… Read more »
The 123rd Session of the South Carolina General Assembly will begin next week. Several bills related to firearms were prefiled last month in preparation for this session. We have compiled a listing of these bills.