§ 56-7-10 Use of uniform traffic ticket; vesting of jurisdiction; forms; utilization of electronic devices
§ 56-7-12 Verification of insurance coverage upon issuance of traffic ticket; form; penalty
§ 56-7-15 Use of uniform traffic ticket for offense committed in officer’s presence; domestic violence arrests and incident report
§ 56-7-20 Unique identifying numbers on tickets; colors and number of copies; electronic tickets
§ 56-7-30 Printing and ordering traffic tickets; forwarding to court and Department of Motor Vehicles within three business days of issuance to offender; forwarding of disposition information; electronic tickets
§ 56-7-35 Uniform traffic ticket for speeding or disregarding traffic control device; incident to and contemporaneous with traffic stop; delivery; use of photographic evidence; exception for toll collection violation
§ 56-7-40 Penalty for failure to account for ticket, use of nonuniform ticket, or failure to forward ticket
§ 56-7-50 Nonapplicability to certain agencies
§ 56-7-70 Law enforcement officer identification upon stopping a driver
§ 56-7-80 County or municipal uniform ordinance summons

Terms Used In South Carolina Code > Title 56 > Chapter 7

  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • lands: as used in this chapter shall be held to cover and include railroads and all property assessed for benefits. See South Carolina Code 49-19-40
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Pleadings: Written statements of the parties in a civil case of their positions. In the federal courts, the principal pleadings are the complaint and the answer.
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.