2017 South Carolina Code of Laws
Title 59 - Education
Section 59-65-70. Court empowered to declare child delinquent.

Universal Citation: SC Code § 59-65-70 (2017)

If the court determines that the reported absence occurred without the knowledge, consent or connivance of the responsible parent or guardian or that a bona fide attempt has been made to control and keep the child in school, the court may declare such child to be a delinquent and subject to the provisions of law in such cases.

HISTORY: 1962 Code Section 21-757.6; 1967 (55) 181.

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