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South Carolina bill would make it a crime to implement ObamaCare
Fox News ^ | May 3, 2013

Posted on 05/03/2013 6:58:20 AM PDT by don-o

The Supreme Court may have ruled ObamaCare is constitutional, but implementing the controversial federal law would become a crime in South Carolina if a bill passed by the state House becomes law.

The bill, approved Wednesday by a vote of 65-39, declares President Obama's signature legislation "null and void." Whereas the law that Obama pushed and Congress passed is known as the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, South Carolina's law would be known as the Freedom of Health Care Protection Act.

It would prohibit state officials and employees from "enforcing or attempting to enforce such unconstitutional laws" and "establish criminal penalties and civil liability" for those who engage in activities that aid the implementation of ObamaCare.

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To: don-o

21 posted on 05/03/2013 10:33:12 PM PDT by JoeProBono (A closed mouth gathers no feet - Mater tua caligas exercitus gerit ;-{)
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To: JoeProBono; sergeantdave

Well done.


22 posted on 05/04/2013 4:28:49 AM PDT by don-o (He will not share His glory, and He will not be mocked! Blessed be the Name of the Lord forever!)
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To: upchuck

I love SC. Fell in love with the state and the people during vacation on Seabrook Island 5 years ago.


23 posted on 05/04/2013 4:33:42 AM PDT by rintense
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To: rintense

Come on down :)


24 posted on 05/04/2013 5:54:08 AM PDT by upchuck (To the faceless, jack-booted government bureaucrat who just scanned this post: SCREW YOU!)
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