2018 South Carolina Code of Laws
Title 62 - South Carolina Probate Code
ARTICLE 5 - PROTECTION OF PERSONS UNDER DISABILITY AND THEIR PROPERTY
Section 62-5-701. Exclusive jurisdiction.

Universal Citation: SC Code § 62-5-701 (2018)

Section effective January 1, 2019. See, also, Section 62-5-701 effective until January 1, 2019.

Notwithstanding another provision of law, this part provides the exclusive jurisdictional basis for a court of this State to appoint a guardian or issue a protective order for an adult.

HISTORY: 2010 Act No. 213, Section 1, eff January 1, 2011; 2017 Act No. 87 (S.415), Section 5.B, eff January 1, 2019.

Effect of Amendment

2017 Act No. 87, Section 5.B, reenacted this section with no apparent change.

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