SC H4938 | 2019-2020 | 123rd General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on October 2 2020 - 100% progression
Action: 2020-10-02 - Act No. 160
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Amend Section 44-53-360, As Amended, Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, Relating In Part To Electronic Prescriptions, So As To Add Certain Exceptions To Electronic Prescribing Requirements And To Make Technical Corrections. - Ratified Title

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Electronic prescriptions


Roll Calls

2020-09-22 - House - House: Concur In Senate Amendments (Y: 108 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 12) [PASS]
2020-09-16 - Senate - Senate: 2nd Reading (Y: 40 N: 1 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-03-03 - House - House: Passage Of Bill (Y: 95 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 27) [PASS]


2020-10-02 Act No. 160
2020-10-02 Effective date 01/01/21
2020-09-28 Signed By Governor
2020-09-25 Ratified R 185
2020-09-22HouseRoll call Yeas-108 Nays-0
2020-09-22HouseConcurred in Senate amendment and enrolled
2020-09-17SenateRead third time and returned to House with amendments
2020-09-16SenateUnanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day
2020-09-16SenateRoll call Ayes-40 Nays-1
2020-09-16SenateRead second time
2020-09-16SenateCommittee Amendment Adopted
2020-09-15SenateCommittee report: Favorable with amendment Medical Affairs
2020-03-04SenateReferred to Committee on Medical Affairs
2020-03-04SenateIntroduced and read first time
2020-03-04HouseRead third time and sent to Senate
2020-03-04 Scrivener's error corrected
2020-03-03HouseRoll call Yeas-95 Nays-0
2020-03-03HouseRead second time
2020-02-26HouseDebate adjourned until Thur., 2-27-20
2020-02-24 Scrivener's error corrected
2020-02-20HouseCommittee report: Favorable with amendment Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs
2020-01-15HouseReferred to Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs
2020-01-15HouseIntroduced and read first time

Code Citations

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4453360(n/a)See Bill Text

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