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  1. Introduced 2018-12-18
  2. Passed House 2019-03-07
  3. Passed Senate 2020-05-12
  4. Signed into Law 2020-06-25
H 3200
South Carolina House Bill
Bill Title:
AN ACT TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, TO ENACT THE "SOUTH CAROLINA LACTATION SUPPORT ACT" BY ADDING SECTION 41-1-130 SO AS TO PROVIDE NECESSARY DEFINITIONS, TO PROVIDE EMPLOYERS DAILY SHALL PROVIDE EMPLOYEES WITH REASONABLE UNPAID BREAK TIME OR SHALL PERMIT EMPLOYEES TO USE PAID BREAK TIME OR MEAL TIME TO EXPRESS BREAST MILK, TO PROVIDE EMPLOYERS SHALL MAKE REASONABLE EFFORTS TO PROVIDE CERTAIN AREAS WHERE EMPLOYEES MAY EXPRESS BREAST MILK, TO PROVIDE EMPLOYERS MAY NOT DISCRIMINATE AGAINST EMPLOYEES FOR CHOOSING TO EXPRESS BREAST MILK IN THE WORKPLACE IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ACT, TO ALLOW NONCOMPLIANCE WHEN AN UNDUE HARDSHIP ON THE EMPLOYER WOULD RESULT FROM COMPLIANCE, AND TO PROVIDE REMEDIES FOR VIOLATIONS; TO PROVIDE RELATED OBLIGATIONS OF THE HUMAN AFFAIRS COMMISSION; TO PROVIDE RELATED FINDINGS AND EXPRESS THE INTENTION OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY; AND TO PROVIDE A THIRTY-DAY COMPLIANCE PERIOD FOR EMPLOYERS. - ratified title
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2020-06-26, legislature: Act No. 141
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        2020-06-26, legislature
        • Effective date 07/25/20
        • Act No. 141
        2020-06-25, legislature
        • Ratified R 146
        • Signed By Governor
        2020-06-24, House
        • Concurred in Senate amendment and enrolled
        • Roll call Yeas-111 Nays-0
        2020-05-12, Senate
        • Read third time and returned to House with amendments
        2020-03-12, Senate
        • Amended
        • Read second time
        • Roll call Ayes-42 Nays-0
        2020-01-23, Senate
        • Committee report: Favorable Labor, Commerce and Industry
        2019-03-07, Senate
        • Introduced and read first time
        • Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry
        2019-03-07, House
        • Read third time and sent to Senate
        2019-03-06, House
        • Amended
        • Read second time
        • Roll call Yeas-93 Nays-0
        2019-03-05, House
        • Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Caskey, Norrell, Weeks
        2019-02-28, House
        • Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Cogswell
        • Committee report: Favorable with amendment Labor, Commerce and Industry
        2019-01-29, House
        • Member(s) request name added as sponsor: McDaniel
        2019-01-16, House
        • Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Brawley
        2019-01-08, House
        • Introduced and read first time
        • Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry
        2018-12-18, House
        • Prefiled
        • Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry

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