2018 South Carolina Code of Laws
Title 62 - South Carolina Probate Code
ARTICLE 5 - PROTECTION OF PERSONS UNDER DISABILITY AND THEIR PROPERTY
Section 62-5-102. Jurisdiction of subject matter; consolidation of proceedings.

Universal Citation: SC Code § 62-5-102 (2018)

Section effective until January 1, 2019. See, also, Sections 62-5-102 and 62-5-201 effective January 1, 2019.

(a) The probate court has jurisdiction over protective proceedings and guardianship proceedings.

(b) When both guardianship and protective proceedings as to the same person are commenced or pending in the same court, the proceedings may be consolidated.

HISTORY: 1986 Act No. 539, Section 1; 1988 Act No. 659, Section 5.

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