Bills Assigned to Keyword - Week of 03.09.2020 (7)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 3/3/2021


H 4262 Enacts the SC Small Wireless Facilities Deployment Act03.10.2020 The Senate Judiciary Committee carried this bill over.03.05.2020 A Senate Judiciary subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. 02.06.2020 A Senate Judiciary subcommittee carried this bill over.04.23.2019 The Senate Judiciary Committee carried this bill over.04.18.2019 A Senate Judiciary subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.04.17.2019 A Senate Judiciary subcommittee carried this bill over.03.26.2019 The House Labor, Commerce and Industry Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended by the subcommittee. 03.21.2019 The House Labor, Commerce and Industry Public Utilities subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. As soon as the amendment is available, it will be posted.Summary of the bill as introduced: Prohibits state or local governments with control over rights of way from stopping, regulating or charging for the collocation of certain small wireless facilities.
Sponsor: Gary Simrill House Com: LCI Senate Com: Judy
Status: Act No. 179 Status Date: 10/7/2020
Keywords: Telecommunications Week of 02.03.2020 Week of 03.02.2020 Week of 03.09.2020 Week of 03.18.2019 Week of 03.18.2019 Week of 03.25.2019 Week of 04.15.2019 Week of 04.22.2019
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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 4940 Establishes the Electricity Market Reform Measures Study Committee03.12.2020 A Senate Judiciary subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment makes technical changes.02.06.2020 The House Labor, Commerce and Industry Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment removes the SC Chamber of Commerce from the study committee and adds farming interests.01.29.2020 The House Labor, Commerce and Industry Public Utilities subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment makes changes to clarify the scope and timeline of the study committee's work.Summary of the bill as introduced: Establishes a study committee to examine whether the General Assembly should adopt market reform measures affecting electric service in South Carolina.
Sponsor: William Sandifer House Com: LCI Senate Com: Judy
Status: Act No. 187 Status Date: 10/9/2020
Keywords: Electric Utilities Week of 01.13.2020 Week of 01.27.2020 Week of 02.03.2020 Week of 03.09.2020
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S 0987 Includes any public beach or public beach access under the definition of Fireworks Prohibited Zone03.10.2020 The Senate Judiciary Committee gave this bill a favorable report.03.04.2020 A Senate Judiciary subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended to clarify the public body must pass a resolution declaring a public beach is a fireworks prohibited zone and post notice on the beach of the prohibition. Summary of the bill as introduced: Includes any public beach or public beach access under the definition of Fireworks Prohibited Zone.
Sponsor: Greg Hembree House Com: Judy Senate Com: Judy
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 6/24/2020
Keywords: General Governance Week of 01.13.2020 Week of 03.02.2020 Week of 03.09.2020
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S 0993 Allows licensed wineries, breweries and micro-distilleries to obtain a permit to sell wine, beer and liquor at festivals03.10.2020 The Senate Judiciary Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment prohibits alcohol sales at festivals as a primary business.03.03.2020 The Senate Judiciary Committee carried this bill over.02.27.2020 A Senate Judiciary subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment restricts permits for festivals to wineries that produce wine using only the majority of South Carolina-grown fruit.Summary of the bill as introduced: Allows licensed wineries, breweries and micro-distilleries to obtain a permit to sell wine, beer and liquor at festivals.
Sponsor: Greg Hembree House Com: WM Senate Com: Judy
Status: Act No. 167 Status Date: 10/7/2020
Keywords: General Governance Week of 01.13.2020 Week of 02.24.2020 Week of 03.02.2020 Week of 03.09.2020
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S 0998 Establishes the Electricity Market Reform Measures Study Committee03.10.2020 The Senate Judiciary Committee carried this bill over.03.03.2020 The Senate Judiciary Committee carried this bill over.02.06.2020 A Senate Judiciary subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment strikes the Senate bill and replaces it with House Labor, Commerce and Industry Committee language.Summary of the bill as introduced: Establishes a study committee to examine whether the General Assembly should adopt market reform measures affecting electric service in South Carolina.
Sponsor: Thomas Davis House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Subcommittee: Gambrell (ch), Hutto, Sabb, Climer, Goldfinch Status Date: 1/30/2020
Keywords: Electric Week of 01.13.2020 Week of 02.03.2020 Week of 03.02.2020 Week of 03.09.2020
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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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