Open States

  1. Introduced Feb 27, 2014
  2. Passed House
  3. Passed Senate
  4. Signed into Law

H 4801

South Carolina House Bill

A Bill To Amend The Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, So As To Enact The "Reasonable Protection Of Persons And Property Act"; And To Amend Section 16-11-440, Relating To The Use Of Deadly Force Against Another Person Who Unlawfully Enters A Residence, Occupied Vehicle, Or Place Of Business, So As To Delete The Reference To The Authorized Use Of Deadly Force In A Place Where A Person Has A Right To Be Under Certain Circumstances.
2013-2014 Regular Session
Bill Subjects:
Housing and Property Crime
Sponsors (18):


There are currently no roll call votes recorded for this bill.


Date Chamber  
Mar 6, 2014 House Member(s) request name added as sponsor: R.L.Brown
Mar 4, 2014 House Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Williams, Anderson, Clyburn, Hosey
Feb 27, 2014 House Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Whipper, Gilliard, Howard, Jefferson, Mack, Govan, Hart, Alexander, Neal
Feb 27, 2014 House Referred to Committee on Judiciary
Feb 27, 2014 House Introduced and read first time

Bill Text


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