Bills Assigned to Keyword - Week of 02.20.2017 (8)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 12/6/2017


H 3818 Allows a law enforcement officer to seize evidence and detain people in circumstances related to a drug overdose04.25.2017 The House Judiciary Committee gave this bill a favorable report.04.20.2017 The House Judiciary Criminal Laws subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Allows a law enforcement officer to seize evidence and detain people in circumstances related to a drug overdose and provides civil and criminal immunity for law enforcement officers related to the arrest of a person who later is determined to qualify for limited immunity.
Sponsor: Eric Bedingfield House Com: Judy Senate Com: MA
Status: Referred to Committee on Medical Affairs Status Date: 5/2/2017
Keywords: Public Safety Week of 02.20.2017 Week of 04.17.2017 Week of 04.24.2017
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H 3827 South Carolina Crime Victim Services ActSummary of the bill as introduced: Restructures and consolidates victims' services in the state.
Sponsor: Gregory Delleney House Com: Senate Com:
Status: Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Hixon Status Date: 2/28/2017
Keywords: Public Safety Week of 02.20.2017
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H 3830 Requires a year waiting period before a former public employee may accept compensation to influence their former agency05.04.2017 The House Judiciary Constitutional Laws subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Requires a year waiting period before a former public employee may accept compensation to appear before or communicate with their former state agency for the purpose of influencing action.
Sponsor: Garry Smith House Com: Judy Senate Com:
Status: Member(s) request name added as sponsor: W.Newton, Erickson, Herbkersman, Finlay, Bernstein Status Date: 5/4/2017
Keywords: General Governance Week of 02.20.2017 Week of 05.01.2017
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H 3835 Includes reserve police officers performing off-duty services in the workers' compensation lawSummary of the bill as introduced: Includes reserve police officers performing off-duty services in the workers' compensation law and average weekly wages.
Sponsor: Richard Martin House Com: Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 2/22/2017
Keywords: Week of 02.20.2017 Workers' Comp
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H 3842 Extends the provisions of the S.C. Community Economic Development Act until June 30, 202703.08.2017 A House Ways and Means Legislative subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment changes the current one year $5 million tax credit to a $5 million 3-year phase in tax credit.Summary of the bill as introduced: Extends the provisions of the S.C. Community Economic Development Act until June 30, 2027.
Sponsor: Gary Simrill House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: Scrivener's error corrected Status Date: 4/26/2017
Keywords: Economic Development Week of 02.20.2017 Week of 03.06.2017
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H 3849 Establishes a residency requirement for candidates for local office who are elected from specific districtsSummary of the bill as introduced: Establishes a residency requirement for candidates for local office who are elected from specific districts.
Sponsor: Kristopher Crawford House Com: Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 2/23/2017
Keywords: Elections Week of 02.20.2017
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H 3850 Allows a nonprofit organization to be issued a license to serve beer and wine at a nonprofit special eventSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows a nonprofit organization to be issued a license to serve beer and wine at a nonprofit special event.
Sponsor: Beth Bernstein House Com: Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 2/23/2017
Keywords: General Governance Week of 02.20.2017
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S 0470 Allows for a defendant held in a county or municipal correctional facility or jail to secure his immediate releaseSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows for a defendant held in a county or municipal correctional facility or jail to secure his immediate release under certain circumstances.
Sponsor: Michael Gambrell House Com: Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Banking and Insurance Status Date: 2/23/2017
Keywords: Public Safety Week of 02.20.2017
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