Are You a Legal Professional?

South Carolina Child Custody Laws

Explanation of Chart and More Information on Child Custody Laws

Code Section20-3-160
Year Uniform Child Custody Act Adopted1981
Joint Custody an Option?No
Grandparent Visitation Rights Recognized?Yes, § 20-7-420(33)
Child's Own Wishes Considered?No

Note: State laws are constantly changing -- contact an attorney or conduct your own legal research to verify the state law(s) you are researching.

Research the Law:

Related Resources for Child Custody Laws:

Next Step Search and Browse
Contact a qualified attorney.
(e.g., Chicago, IL or 60611)