Bills Assigned to Keyword - Finance/Revenue/Taxes (30)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 12/6/2017


H 3086 Requires a municipality that owns an off-street parking facility to assess a fifty cent surcharge on each customer using the facilitySummary of the bill as introduced: Requires a municipality that owns an off-street parking facility to assess a fifty cent surcharge on each customer using the facility and to credit that surcharge revenue to the State Highway Fund to be used exclusively for road and bridge repair and improvement.
Sponsor: William Crosby House Com: EdPW Senate Com:
Status: Member Status Date: 1/11/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes House
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H 3087 Requires a fifty cent surcharge on all parking violations Summary of the bill as introduced: Requires a fifty cent surcharge on all parking violations and requires that surcharge to be credited to the State Highway Fund to be used exclusively for road and bridge repair and improvement.
Sponsor: William Crosby House Com: EdPW Senate Com:
Status: Member Status Date: 1/11/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes House
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H 3099 Makes changes to the funding formula of the Local Government FundSummary of the bill as introduced: Changes the name of the Local Government Fund to the Local Government Revenue Sharing Fund and requires the Fund for the upcoming fiscal year to increase by the same projected increase as the state general fund not to exceed five percent compared to the appropriation in the current fiscal year.
Sponsor: Russell Ott House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/10/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes House
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H 3111 Increases the gas tax by seven cents a gallonSummary of the bill as introduced: Increases the gas tax by seven cents a gallon and requires the revenue from the tax be credited to the State Highway Fund.
Sponsor: Jackson Whipper House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Robinson-Simpson Status Date: 1/12/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes House Transportation
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H 3227 Authorizes a city council to impose an impact fee on any private developer for each new residential dwelling unit constructed in the municipalitySummary of the bill as introduced: Authorizes the governing body of a county or municipality to impose an impact fee on any private developer for each new residential dwelling unit constructed by that developer in the municipality.
Sponsor: Wendell Gilliard House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/10/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes House
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H 3270 Requires municipalities to submit an annual financial audit to the Office of the State Treasurer instead of the Comptroller's OfficeSummary of the bill as introduced: Requires municipalities to submit an annual financial audit to the Office of the State Treasurer instead of the Comptroller's Office.
Sponsor: Weston Newton House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Erickson Status Date: 2/16/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes House
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H 3312 Allows the creation of promenade pride districts and exempts property taxes in the district for seven yearsSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows the creation of promenade pride districts and exempts the value of any addition or improvement to real property located in the district from property taxes for seven years.
Sponsor: William Bowers House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/10/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes House
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H 3315 South Carolina Voluntary Infrastructure Funding ActSummary of the bill as introduced: Imposes an additional user fee equal to 10 cents a gallon on motor fuels that includes a voluntary exemption for individual residents and a income tax credit equal to 10 percent of the user fee paid.
Sponsor: James Burns House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: Member(s) request name removed as sponsor: Cogswell Status Date: 1/25/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes House Transportation
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H 3317 South Carolina Fair Tax ActSummary of the bill as introduced: Taxes all non federal government consumption of goods in the state without any exceptions.
Sponsor: Christopher Corley House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Taylor Status Date: 1/25/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes House
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H 3333 Requires the Legislative Audit Council to conduct a management performance audit of the Office of Indigent Defense02.14.2017 The House Judiciary Committee recommitted this bill to the subcommittee.02.08.2017 The House Judiciary Constitutional Laws subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment removes the language that required the Office of Indigent Defense to pay the Legislative Audit Council for the audit. 01.26.2017 The House Judiciary Constitutional Laws subcommittee did not take action on this bill although it was on the agenda.Summary of the bill as introduced: Requires the Legislative Audit Council to conduct a management performance audit of the Office of Indigent Defense beginning December 2017 and every three years after.
Sponsor: Jeffrey Johnson House Com: Judy Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/10/2017
Keywords: Courts Finance/Revenue/Taxes House Week of 01.23.2017 Week of 02.06.2017 Week of 02.13.2017
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H 3485 Proposes an amendment to the state constitution to eliminate the 15 percent assessment capSummary of the bill as introduced: Proposes an amendment to the state constitution to eliminate the 15 percent assessment cap.
Sponsor: Christopher Hart House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/17/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Week of 01.16.2017
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H 3486 Repeals Act 388 of 2006Summary of the bill as introduced: Repeals all of the provisions of Act 388 passed in 2006 that imposes a millage cap on local governments.
Sponsor: Christopher Hart House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/17/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Week of 01.16.2017
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H 3516 Increases certain fees and taxes to pay for highway and road repair and maintenance 05.04.2017 The conference committee met and adopted all identical sections of the two bills. Members plan to continue to meet to work on the different sections.03.14.2017 The Senate Finance Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended by the subcommittee and later amended by the full committee to change the car tax structure but yield the same revenue.03.08.2017 The Senate Finance Special Transportation subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment raises the gas tax 2 cents every year for 6 years to raise $800 million for roads. The amendment would also cap the gas tax below Georgia and North Carolina's current taxes, it strikes the S.C. DOT governance changes included in the House bill. The amendment also raises car sales taxes and other fees. 03.07.2017 The Senate Finance Special Transportation subcommittee carried this bill over.02.09.2017 The House Ways and Means Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended by the subcommittee.02.07.2017 The House Ways and Means Legislative subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment creates a infrastructure maintenance trust fund for repairs and maintenance only. Summary of the bill as introduced: Increases the motor fuel user fee by 10 cents over five years to pay for highway and road repair and maintenance.
Sponsor: Gary Simrill House Com: WM Senate Com: Fin
Status: Act No. 40 Status Date: 5/25/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Transportation Week of 01.16.2017 Week of 02.06.2017 Week of 03.06.2017 Week of 03.13.2017 Week of 05.01.2017
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H 3720 State budget billSummary of the bill as introduced: Makes general appropriations to provide revenues to meet the ordinary expenses of state government for the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2017.
Sponsor: Ways and Means House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Act No. 97 Status Date: 6/21/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Week of 03.06.2017
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H 3721 Capital Reserve Fund billSummary of the bill as introduced: Appropriates money from the Capital Reserve Fund for FY 2016-2017.
Sponsor: Ways and Means House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Act No. 98 Status Date: 7/12/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Week of 03.06.2017
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H 3783 Repeals Act 388Summary of the bill as introduced: Repeals the provisions passed in Act 388 related to property tax assessment and millage caps.
Sponsor: Joshua Putnam House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 2/16/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Week of 02.13.2017
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H 3895 Changes the municipal financial report due date to the Revenue and Fiscal Affairs office from January to March 1503.28.2017 The House Ways and Means Committee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Changes the financial report reporting date of municipalities to the Revenue and Fiscal Affairs office from January to March 15.
Sponsor: William Herbkersman House Com: Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 4/5/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Week of 03.06.2017 Week of 03.27.2017
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H 3931 Requires certain nonprofit organizations that receive more than $100 in public funds to submit a quarterly expenditure report 03.28.2017 The House Ways and Means Committee adjourned debate on this bill.03.21.2017 The House Ways and Means Committee adjourned debate on this bill.Summary of the bill as introduced: Requires certain nonprofit organizations that receive more than $100 in public funds to submit a quarterly expenditure report to the awarding jurisdiction.
Sponsor: William Herbkersman House Com: Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 3/7/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Week of 03.06.2017 Week of 03.20.2017 Week of 03.27.2017
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H 4009 Motorsports Entertainment Complex Investment ActSummary of the bill as introduced: Creates the Motorsports Tourism Incentive Fund to award grants or loans to attract and expand tourism and hospitality projects related to events at these complexes. The bill also increases the admission license tax exemption and removes the time period for the exemption. 
Sponsor: James Lucas House Com: Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 3/21/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Week of 03.20.2017
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H 4309 Allows a local government to be reimbursed for the clean-up costs associated with Hurricane MatthewsSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows a local government to be reimbursed for the clean-up costs associated with Hurricane Matthews in the 2018-2019 budget only if the clean-up project is completed by January 1, 2018.
Sponsor: Jeffrey Bradley House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 5/10/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Week of 05.08.2017
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S 0053 Directs the General Assembly to establish a trust fundSummary of the bill as introduced: Proposes an amendment to the state constitution that would allow the General Assembly to establish a trust fund directed through a separate piece of legislation.
Sponsor: George Campsen House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 1/10/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Senate
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S 0063 Changes the funding formula of the Local Government FundSummary of the bill as introduced: Requires the Local Government Fund appropriations to be no less than the greater of the allocation ratio of the latest fiscal year or the average of the allocation ratio of the last five fiscal years.
Sponsor: George Campsen House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 1/10/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Senate
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S 0064 Imposes an annual limit on state general fund revenues Summary of the bill as introduced: Imposes an annual limit on state general fund revenues available for appropriation by restricting any increase to a percentage that is equal to the average annual percentage change from the previous ten state fiscal years.
Sponsor: George Campsen House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 1/10/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Senate Spending Caps
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S 0070 Local Option Motor Fuel User Fee ActSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows a county to impose by ordinance and approved by a referendum a user feel on retail sales of motor fuel for the sole purpose of road improvement projects and road maintenance within the county.
Sponsor: Sandra Senn House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 1/10/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Senate Transportation
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S 0233 Allows Rural Infrastructure Fund grants to be awarded to certain municipalities and countiesSummary of the bill as introduced:Allows Rural Infrastructure Fund grants to be awarded to certain counties with a population less than 40,000 residents and municipalities located in counties with a population less than 40,000 residents.
Sponsor: Shane Massey House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 1/10/2017
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Week of 01.09.2017
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