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  1. Introduced Feb 5, 2015
  2. Passed Senate
  3. Passed House
  4. Signed into Law

S 429

South Carolina Senate Bill

A Bill To Amend Section 42-1-160, Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, Relating To The Definitions Of "Injury" And "Personal Injury" In Workers' Compensation, So As To Provide A Definition Of "First Responder" And To Modify The Requirements Of Such An Employee Seeking Workers' Compensation For Personal Injury Caused By Stress, Mental Injury, Or Mental Illness, And To Add Mental Illness To Related Conditions That May Be Compensable If Resulting From A Significant Traumatic Experience.
2015-2016 Regular Session
Bill Subjects:
Labor and Employment Business and Consumers
Sponsors (15):


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


Date Chamber  
May 31, 2016 Senate Recommitted to Committee on Judiciary
Apr 30, 2015 Other Scrivener's error corrected
Apr 29, 2015 Senate Committee report: Majority favorable with amend., minority unfavorable Judiciary
Feb 27, 2015 Senate Referred to Subcommittee: Gregory (ch), Bright, Coleman, Turner, Kimpson
Feb 5, 2015 Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary
Feb 5, 2015 Senate Introduced and read first time

Bill Text


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