SC H3703 | 2019-2020 | 123rd General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on June 5 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-06-05 - Act No. 64
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Increase The Maximum Number Of Times A Person May Attempt To Pass The Examination From Three To Six, To Provide A Person Who Fails The Examination A Fifth Time First Must Take Courses The Board May Require And Furnish Evidence Of Completing These Courses Before Taking The Examination A Sixth Time, And To Provide A Person Who Fails The Examination Six Or More Times May Not Be Licensed By The Board; And To Amend Section 40-45-260, Relating To The Prohibition Of The Board From Granting Licensure To Applicants Who Fail The Examination Three Or More Times, So As Increase The Number Of Allowed Attempts To Six

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Physical Therapy Examiners Board, licensure


Roll Calls

2019-05-07 - Senate - Senate: 2nd Reading (Y: 34 N: 11 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-04-09 - House - House: Passage Of Bill (Y: 100 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 17) [PASS]


2019-06-05 Act No. 64
2019-05-31 Effective date 05/16/19
2019-05-16 Signed By Governor
2019-05-13 Ratified R 84
2019-05-09SenateConcurred in House amendment and enrolled
2019-05-09HouseReturned to Senate with amendments
2019-05-09HouseSenate amendment amended
2019-05-08SenateRead third time and returned to House with amendments
2019-05-07SenateRoll call Ayes-34 Nays-11
2019-05-07SenateRead second time
2019-05-07SenateCommittee Amendment Adopted
2019-04-18SenateCommittee report: Favorable with amendment Medical Affairs
2019-04-10SenateReferred to Committee on Medical Affairs
2019-04-10SenateIntroduced and read first time
2019-04-10HouseRead third time and sent to Senate
2019-04-09HouseRoll call Yeas-100 Nays-0
2019-04-09HouseRead second time
2019-04-05 Scrivener's error corrected
2019-04-04HouseCommittee report: Favorable with amendment Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs
2019-04-02HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Hill
2019-02-19HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Sottile
2019-02-14HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Willis
2019-02-06HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Moore, Rose, Rutherford
2019-01-22HouseReferred to Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs
2019-01-22HouseIntroduced and read first time

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
4045230(n/a)See Bill Text
4045260(n/a)See Bill Text

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