S 1179 SC 2021-2022

Session
2021-2022
Sponsors
Name R Katrina Frye Shealy

Title

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 TH

Bill Text

Bill Activity

  • Act No. 155

  • Effective date 06/12/22

  • Signed Signed By Governor

  • Ratified R 188

  • Passed Read third time and enrolled

  • Roll call Yeas-95 Nays-13

  • Read second time

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

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

  • Introduced and read first time

  • Passed Read third time and sent to House

  • Scrivener's error corrected

  • Roll call Ayes-xxx Nays-xxx

  • Read second time

  • Committee Amendment Adopted

  • Roll call Ayes-41 Nays-0

  • Scrivener's error corrected

  • Committee report: Favorable with amendment Medical Affairs

  • Referred to Committee on Medical Affairs

  • Introduced and read first time

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