2023 South Carolina Code of Laws
Title 20 - Domestic Relations
Chapter 5 - Property Rights Of Married Women
Section 20-5-70. Liability of husband in suit brought against wife.

Universal Citation: SC Code § 20-5-70 (2023)

Neither a husband nor his property shall be liable for any recovery against his wife in any suit brought against her. Judgment in any such suit may be enforced by execution against her sole and separate estate in the same manner as if she were sole.

HISTORY: 1962 Code Section 20-207; 1952 Code Section 20-207; 1942 Code Section 400; 1932 Code Section 400; Civ. P. '22 Section 357; Civ. P. '12 Section 163; Civ. P. '02 Section 135; 1870 (14) 137; 1925 (34) 263.

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