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The Civil Rights Movement in South Carolina: Legal

South Carolina Legal Materials

Statutes

(laws as enacted, in order by date of passage)

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Acts and Joint Resolutions of the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina
Call Number: J87 .S72 (with gaps, back to 1791; volumes before 1900 in Special Collections)
Cited as: 2003 Act No. 241

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Statutes online: archives, 1975-present, updated within days of passage

Codes & Regulations

(compilations of laws in force at time of publication)

In Print

Code of Laws of South Carolina 1976

  • Call Number: Reference KFS1830 1976 .A2 (updated with Supplements) General index for set.
  • Regulations are in the last volumes of this set, arranged by agency, with each having its own index.
  • Library has older editions back to 1902, facsimiles back to 1692, at same call number on 1st floor
  • Cited as: S.C. Code 1976 59-119-30.

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Codes & Regulations online: archives, 2000-2009

Reports of State Agencies to the Legislature

In Print

Reports & resolutions of the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina
Call Number: J87 .S72c (With gaps, back to 1832; volumes before 1917 in Special Collections)
Title varies over the decades

Reporters

(court decisions/cases, in chronological order)

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South Carolina Reports

  • Opinions (decisions) of the S.C. State Supreme Court & Court of Appeals
  • Call Number: KFS1845 (1871 - present, with incomplete holdings before
  • Cited as: 228 SCar 336

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