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H 3536 - South Carolina Wage Assignment Act

Tracking Level: Of Interest
Sponsor: William Sandifer (R)
Last Action: 2/5/2015 - House - Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry
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Summary of the bill as introduced: Provides specific procedures for the assignment of wages earned or to be earned by an employee to secure a debt. This bill also prohibits an employer from discharging or suspending an employee because his earnings have been subjected to wage demands.

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H 3536 General Bill, By Sandifer
Summary: SC Wage Assignment Act
    A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, TO ENACT THE "SOUTH CAROLINA WAGE ASSIGNMENT ACT" BY ADDING ARTICLE 3 TO CHAPTER 10, TITLE 41 SO AS TO PROVIDE SPECIFIC PROCEDURES FOR THE ASSIGNMENT OF WAGES EARNED OR TO BE EARNED BY AN EMPLOYEE TO SECURE A DEBT, TO PROVIDE DEFENSES TO A DEMAND FOR A WAGE ASSIGNMENT, TO PROVIDE PENALTIES FOR CERTAIN VIOLATIONS, TO PROVIDE AN EMPLOYER MAY NOT DISCHARGE OR SUSPEND AN EMPLOYEE BECAUSE HIS EARNINGS HAVE BEEN SUBJECTED TO WAGE DEMANDS, AND TO PROVIDE EXEMPTIONS; AND TO DESIGNATE THE EXISTING SECTIONS OF CHAPTER 10, TITLE 41 AS ARTICLE 1 ENTITLED "GENERAL PROVISIONS".
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02/05/15House Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 7)
02/05/15House Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry (House Journal-page 7)



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