Bills Assigned to Keyword - Week of 02.10.2020 (6)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 4/13/2021


H 4431 Makes changes to the current business license tax law03.12.2020 The Senate Finance Sales and Income Tax subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment makes technical changes. 02.18.2020 The House Labor, Commerce and Industry Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended.The amendment makes minor changes to the bill as amended by the subcommittee.01.22.2020 The House Labor, Commerce and Industry Business License Ad Hoc subcommittee heard testimony on the bill but did not take action.05.01.2019 The House Labor, Commerce and Industry Business and Commerce subcommittee adjourned debate on this bill.Summary of the bill as introduced: Changes the methods by which a business license tax is calculated, purchased and enforced.
Sponsor: Wallace Jordan House Com: LCI Senate Com: Fin
Status: Act No. 176 Status Date: 10/7/2020
Keywords: Business License Business Licensing Week of 01.20.2020 Week of 02.10.2020 Week of 02.17.2020 Week of 03.09.2020 Week of 04.08.2019 Week of 04.29.2019
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H 4745 Allows counties imposing legacy county-wide hospitality fees to replace the original dedication of the revenue02.12.2020 The House Ways and Means Sales and Use and Income Tax subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment makes technical changes and amends the distribution of the tax revenue to cities. Summary of the bill as introduced: Allows counties imposing legacy county-wide hospitality fees to replace the original dedication of the revenue with a new use of these revenues, including interstate highway infrastructure, interchanges or roads that intersect with highways.
Sponsor: Alan Clemmons House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/14/2020
Keywords: Accommodations/Hospitality Taxes House Week of 02.10.2020
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S 0706 Enacts the Multifamily Dwelling Safety Act 02.12.2020 The Senate Labor, Commerce and Industry Professions and Occupations subcommittee carried this bill over.Summary of the bill as introduced: Requires the Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation to adopt a multifamily dwelling balcony code establishing minimum standards for balcony railings.
Sponsor: Paul Campbell House Com: Senate Com: LCI
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry Status Date: 3/26/2019
Keywords: Building Codes Week of 02.10.2020 Week of 03.25.2019
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S 0880 Authorizes the director of the SC Department of Insurance to issue a limited lines travel insurance producer license02.12.2020 A Senate Banking and Insurance subcommittee carried this bill over.01.22.2020 A Senate Banking and Insurance subcommittee carried this bill over.Summary of the bill as introduced: Authorizes the director of the SC Department of Insurance to issue a limited lines travel insurance producer license.  
Sponsor: Ronnie Cromer House Com: Senate Com: BI
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Banking and Insurance Status Date: 1/14/2020
Keywords: General Governance Senate Week of 01.20.2020 Week of 02.10.2020
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S 1071 Establishes the Firefighter Cancer Health Care Benefit Plan03.11.2020 The Senate Banking and Insurance Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment caps the fund at $3.2 million and adds state forestry firefighters as beneficiaries. 02.12.2020 A Senate Banking and Insurance subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment creates a budget line item.Summary of the bill as introduced: Provides a supplemental insurance policy upon a firefighter being diagnosed with cancer. 
Sponsor: Thomas Alexander House Com: LCI Senate Com: BI
Status: Act No. 168 Status Date: 10/7/2020
Keywords: Fire Health Insurance Week of 02.03.2020 Week of 02.10.2020 Week of 03.09.2020
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S 1084 Allows the owner of an outdoor advertising sign to have the option to move the sign if it's obstructed by the construction of sound barrier03.04.2020 The Senate Transportation Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended by the subcommittee.02.12.2020 A Senate Transportation subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment extends the liability limit of $5 million to cities and counties.Summary of the bill as introduced: Allows the owner of an outdoor advertising sign to have the option to move the sign if it's obstructed by the construction of sound barrier. 
Sponsor: Lawrence Grooms House Com: Senate Com: Tran
Status: Scrivener's error corrected Status Date: 3/6/2020
Keywords: Billboards Week of 02.03.2020 Week of 02.10.2020 Week of 03.02.2020
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