Legislation Sponsored by Thomas McElveen (1)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 12/6/2017


S 0109 Prohibits the operation of an unmanned aerial vehicle near a state or federal military installation04.18.2017 The Senate Judiciary Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment ties state law violations to federal law (FAA guidelines) and creates a state law violation to which state or local law enforcement can respond. 03.29.2017 A Senate Judiciary subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment makes technical changes related to the authorized flight altitude consistent with FAA regulations.Summary of the bill as introduced: Prohibits the operation of an unmanned aerial vehicle within a certain distance of a state or federal military installation.
Sponsor: Thomas McElveen House Com: Judy Senate Com: Judy
Status: Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 5/9/2017
Keywords: General Governance Senate Week of 03.27.2017 Week of 04.17.2017
Of Interest







Municipal Association of South Carolina
1411 Gervais St., PO Box 12109, Columbia, SC 29211
Phone: 803.799.9574, Fax: 803.933.1299, mail@masc.sc