Terms Used In South Carolina Code 5-25-1370

  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
A person who violates this article on first offense has fifteen days to install a smoke detector or to repair or replace the detector. On second offense, a person who violates this article is guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction, must be fined not less than fifty dollars nor more than two hundred dollars or imprisoned for not more than thirty days.