The Supreme Court of South Carolina
RE: Statewide Evictions
Pursuant to provisions of Article V, Section 4 of the South Carolina Constitution,
IT IS ORDERED that all evictions currently ordered and scheduled statewide from March 17, 2020, through March 31, 2020, shall be rescheduled for a date not earlier than May 1, 2020. However, case-by-case exceptions for evictions may be made for matters that involve essential services and/or harm to person or property.
s/Donald W. Beatty C. J.
FOR THE COURT
Columbia, South Carolina
March 17, 2020