South Carolina Code of Laws
Title 15 - Civil Remedies and Procedures
Jurisdiction of Circuit Court
SECTION 15-72-10. Jurisdiction of circuit court.
Subject to the provisions of Section 62-5-433 the circuit court has:
(1) exclusive jurisdiction to approve the settlement of any claim that exceeds ten thousand dollars in favor of or against any minor or incapacitated person; and
(2) concurrent jurisdiction with the probate court to approve the settlement of any claim not exceeding ten thousand dollars in favor of or against any minor or incapacitated person.
HISTORY: 1988 Act No. 659, Section 13.