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TO AMEND SECTION 56-5-2780, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO PENALTIES FOR UNLAWFULLY PASSING A STOPPED SCHOOL BUS, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT A FINE OF FIFTY DOLLARS MUST BE IMPOSED, IN ADDITION TO ALL OTHER FINES, UPON A PERSON WHO VIOLATES THIS SECTION WHICH MUST BE USED TO ESTABLISH SCHOLARSHIPS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA SCHOOL OF MEDICINE AND THE MEDICAL UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA TO TRAIN MEDICAL STUDENTS IN THE FIELD OF TRAUMA MEDICINE.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 56-5-2780 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding at the end:
"(C) Notwithstanding another provision of law, a fine of fifty dollars must be imposed, in addition to all other fines, upon a person who violates this section. The additional fifty dollar fine must be placed by the State Treasurer in a special account and used to establish scholarships at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine and the Medical University of South Carolina to train medical students in the field of trauma medicine."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
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