2018 South Carolina Code of Laws
Title 62 - South Carolina Probate Code
ARTICLE 5 - PROTECTION OF PERSONS UNDER DISABILITY AND THEIR PROPERTY
Section 62-5-302. Venue.

Universal Citation: SC Code § 62-5-302 (2018)

Section effective until January 1, 2019. See, also, Section 62-5-302 effective January 1, 2019.

The venue for guardianship proceedings for an incapacitated person is in the place where the incapacitated person resides or is present. If the incapacitated person is admitted to an institution pursuant to order of a court of competent jurisdiction, venue is also in the county in which that court sits.

HISTORY: 1986 Act No. 539, Section 1.

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