The South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs has published their adjustments to the dollar amounts promulgated in various parts of South Carolina’s Consumer Protection Code (S.C. Code Ann. §§ 37-1-101 through 37-30-175), per Ibid. § 37-1-109.
These adjustments impact the minimum and maximum delinquency charges applicable to consumer loans under Ibid. § 37-3-203(1) & (2), as well as the amount of loans for which a prepayment penalty is prohibited under Ibid. §§ 37-10-103 & 37-23-80. The new dollar amounts will be in effect from July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2022.
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