Bills Assigned to Keyword - Transportation (12)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 7/10/2019


H 3654 Requires political subdivisions to include a transit-rider access study in planning for new public facilitiesSummary of the bill as introduced: Requires political subdivisions to include a transit-rider access study in planning for new public facilities or making improvements to existing public facilities.
Sponsor: Marvin Pendarvis House Com: EdPW Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works Status Date: 1/17/2019
Keywords: Transportation Week of 01.14.2019
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H 3655 Allows a municipality to create a transit-oriented redevelopment agencySummary of the bill as introduced: Sets forth a process for a municipality to create a transit-oriented redevelopment agency to develop certain areas in connection with planned or existing transportation facilities.
Sponsor: Marvin Pendarvis House Com: EdPW Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works Status Date: 1/17/2019
Keywords: Transportation Week of 01.14.2019
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H 3656 Requires the SC Department of Transportation to implement a complete streets policy04.02.2019 The House Education and Public Works Committee adjourned debate on this bill.03.26.2019 The House Education and Public Works Transportation subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment encourages DOT to develop and take into consideration complete streets elements when planning road projects.Summary of the bill as introduced: Requires the SC Department of Transportation to implement a complete streets policy to provide safe and efficient accommodations for pedestrians, cyclists and transit riders.
Sponsor: Marvin Pendarvis House Com: EdPW Senate Com:
Status: House - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Bernstein Status Date: 3/27/2019
Keywords: Transportation Week of 01.14.2019 Week of 03.25.2019 Week of 04.01.2019
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H 3657 Increases penalties for committing a violent crime against a public transportation employeeSummary of the bill as introduced: Increases penalties for committing a violent crime against a public transportation employee.
Sponsor: Marvin Pendarvis House Com: Judy Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/17/2019
Keywords: Public Safety Transportation Week of 01.14.2019
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H 3799 Requires the entity undertaking a transportation improvement project to pay for utility relocation02.19.2019 The House Education and Public Works Transportation subcommittee adjourned debate on this bill. Summary of the bill as introduced: Requires an entity undertaking a transportation improvement project to bear the cost of relocating water and sewer lines.
Sponsor: Dwight Loftis House Com: EdPW Senate Com:
Status: House - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Yow Status Date: 2/19/2019
Keywords: General Governance Transportation Week of 01.28.2019 Week of 02.18.2019
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H 3828 Enacts the South Carolina Developer-Provided Transit Stop ActSummary of the bill as introduced: Authorizes counties and municipalities to incentivize  developers of certain housing projects that adjoin or are within a half mile of a public transit line to provide space and infrastructure for transit riders.
Sponsor: Marvin Pendarvis House Com: LCI Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry Status Date: 1/31/2019
Keywords: Transportation Week of 01.28.2019
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H 4336 Presumes that a person who has a commercial drivers license possesses the qualifications to drive a commercial motor vehicle 05.01.2019 The House Education and Public Works Committee gave this bill a favorable report.04.30.2019 The House Education and Public Works Motor Vehicles subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Presumes that a person who has a commercial drivers license possesses the qualifications to drive a commercial motor vehicle. 
Sponsor: Raye Felder House Com: EdPW Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works Status Date: 3/27/2019
Keywords: General Governance Transportation Week of 03.25.2019
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H 4401 Requires a certain percentage of state source highway funds for contracts be awarded to businesses owned by disadvantaged ethnic groups or womenSummary of the bill as introduced: Requires a certain percentage of state source highway funds for contracts be awarded to businesses owned by disadvantaged ethnic groups or women.
Sponsor: Joseph Jefferson House Com: EdPW Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works Status Date: 4/4/2019
Keywords: Transportation Week of 04.01.2019
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S 0385 Allows the SC DOT and counties to establish subcontracting goals on construction projects to obtain participation in the process by firms owned by ethic groups and womenSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows the SC DOT and counties to establish subcontracting goals on construction projects to obtain participation in the process by firms owned by ethic groups and women.
Sponsor: John Matthews House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 1/17/2019
Keywords: Transportation Week of 01.14.2019
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S 0401 Requires the entity undertaking a transportation improvement project to pay for utility relocation04.25.2019 The House Education and Public Works Committee gave this bill a favorable report.04.23.2019 The House Education and Public Works Transportation subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.03.20.2019 The Senate Transportation Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment requires utilities to submit certain information to a road project owner at least 180 days prior to the project’s letting of a contract. A seven-year sunset and reporting requirements from a project owner and utilities was included in the amendment.03.19.2019 A Senate Transportation subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Requires an entity undertaking a transportation improvement project to bear the cost of relocating water and sewer lines.
Sponsor: Paul Campbell House Com: EdPW Senate Com: Tran
Status: Act No. 36 Status Date: 5/21/2019
Keywords: General Governance Transportation Week of 01.21.2019 Week of 03.18.2019 Week of 04.22.2019
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S 0611 Allows sales and use taxes or tolls to finance transportation services within a county04.03.2019 A Senate Judiciary subcommittee carried this bill over.Summary of the bill as introduced: Allows sales and use taxes or tolls to finance transportation services within a county.
Sponsor: John Scott House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Subcommittee: Campsen (ch), Massey, McElveen, M.B.Matthews, Gambrell Status Date: 3/29/2019
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Transportation Week of 03.04.2019 Week of 04.01.2019
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S 0666 Allows a municipality to adopt an ordinance that allows for the operation of golf carts that have working headlights during non-daylight hours03.20.2019 The Senate Transportation Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment restricts nighttime golf cart use to golf carts with lights in cities and towns with fewer than 20,000 residents, for use only on city or county-owned roads with a speed limit of 25 mph or less and for no more than one hour after sunset.03.20.2019 A Senate Transportation subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Allows a municipality to adopt an ordinance that allows for the operation of golf carts that have working headlights and rear lights during non-daylight hours.
Sponsor: David Climer House Com: EdPW Senate Com: Tran
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works Status Date: 4/9/2019
Keywords: General Governance Transportation Week of 03.11.2019 Week of 03.18.2019
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Municipal Association of South Carolina
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