S 1179

  • South Carolina Senate Bill
  • 2021-2022 Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate Apr 07, 2022
  • Passed Senate Apr 06, 2022
  • Passed House May 04, 2022
  • Signed by Governor May 13, 2022

AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 40-63-30, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE LICENSURE OF SOCIAL WORKERS, SO AS TO CLARIFY THAT SOCIAL WORKERS LICENSED IN THIS STATE MAY PROVIDE SERVICES WITHIN THEIR SCOPE OF PRACTICE THROUGH TELEPHONIC, ELECTRONIC, OR OTHER MEANS; BY ADDING SECTION 40-63-35 SO AS TO AUTHORIZE INDEPENDENT CLINICAL PRACTICE SOCIAL WORKERS LICENSED IN OTHER STATES OR JURISDICTIONS TO PROVIDE INDEPENDENT SOCIAL WORK SERVICES BY MEANS OF BEHAVIORAL TELEHEALTH TO CLIENTS LOCATED IN THIS STATE IF REGISTERED IN THIS STATE AND PROVIDING SERVICES WITHIN THEIR SCOPE OF PRACTICE, AND TO PROVIDE RELATED DEFINITIONS AND REQUIREMENTS; AND BY ADDING ARTICLE 5 TO CHAPTER 75, TITLE 40 SO AS TO AUTHORIZE PROFESSIONAL COUNSELORS, ADDICTION COUNSELORS, MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPISTS, AND LICENSED PSYCHO-EDUCATIONAL SPECIALISTS SERVICES IN OTHER STATES OR JURISDICTIONS TO PROVIDE THEIR PROFESSIONAL SERVICES BY MEANS OF BEHAVIORAL TELEHEALTH TO CLIENTS LOCATED IN THIS STATE IF REGISTERED IN THIS STATE AND PROVIDING SERVICES WITHIN THEIR APPLICABLE SCOPE OF PRACTICE, AND TO PROVIDE RELATED DEFINITIONS AND REQUIREMENTS. - ratified title

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May 31, 2022

South Carolina Legislature

Act No. 155

South Carolina Legislature

Effective date 06/12/22

May 13, 2022

South Carolina Legislature

Signed By Governor

May 12, 2022

South Carolina Legislature

Ratified R 188

May 04, 2022

House

Read third time and enrolled

May 03, 2022

House

Read second time

House

Roll call Yeas-95 Nays-13

Apr 27, 2022

House

Committee report: Favorable Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs

Apr 07, 2022

House

Introduced and read first time

House

Referred to Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs

Apr 06, 2022

South Carolina Legislature

Scrivener's error corrected

Senate

Read third time and sent to House

Apr 05, 2022

Senate

Roll call Ayes-41 Nays-0

Senate

Read second time

Senate

Committee Amendment Adopted

Mar 31, 2022

South Carolina Legislature

Scrivener's error corrected

Mar 30, 2022

Senate

Committee report: Favorable with amendment Medical Affairs

Mar 17, 2022

Senate

Introduced and read first time

Senate

Referred to Committee on Medical Affairs

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