Legislation Assigned to the House EdPW Committee (23)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 6/10/2019


H 3050 Instructs the SC DMV to collect motor vehicles taxes owed to local governments04.23.2019 The House Education and Public Works Motor Vehicles subcommittee did not take action on this bill although it was on the agenda.Summary of the bill as introduced: Instructs the SC Department of Motor Vehicles to develop a procedure to collect car taxes owed to local governments at the same time a person registers a vehicle.
Sponsor: John Mccravy House Com: EdPW Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works Status Date: 1/8/2019
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes House Week of 04.22.2019
Of Interest
H 3172 Revises the definition of a bicycle laneSummary of the bill as introduced: Changes the definition of a bicycle lane as a lane that is designated by pavement markings or signs which are used exclusively for the designation of bicycle facilities.
Sponsor: Jason Elliott House Com: EdPW Senate Com:
Status: House - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Felder Status Date: 1/15/2019
Keywords: General Governance House
Of Interest
H 3174 Requires bicyclists operating electric-assist bicycles to be subject to all laws applicable to bicyclists04.24.2019 The Senate Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended by the subcommittee.04.23.2019 A Senate Transportation subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment only made technical changes.04.02.2019 The House Education and Public Works Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended by the subcommittee. 03.19.2019 The House Education and Public Works Motor Vehicle subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment clarifies that e-bikes cannot be classified as motorcycles.02.18.2019 The House Education and Public Works Motor Vehicles subcommittee adjourned debate on this bill.  Summary of the bill as introduced: Requires bicyclists operating electric-assist bicycles to be subject to all laws applicable to bicyclists.
Sponsor: Jason Elliott House Com: EdPW Senate Com: Tran
Status: House - Debate adjourned on amendments Status Date: 5/9/2019
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes House Week of 02.18.2019 Week of 03.18.2019 Week of 04.01.2019 Week of 04.22.2019
Of Interest
H 3264 Allows any public elected official to conduct unannounced visits to any public school located within the boundaries of the elected official's districtSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows any public elected official to conduct unannounced visits to any public school located within the boundaries of the elected official's district.
Sponsor: McLain Toole House Com: EdPW Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works Status Date: 1/8/2019
Keywords: General Governance House
Of Interest
H 3311 Requires the driver and passengers to disclose to law enforcement officers the existence of firearms located in the vehicle during a traffic stop03.19.2019 The House Education and Public Works Motor Vehicles subcommittee adjourned debate on this bill. Summary of the bill as introduced: Requires the driver and passengers to disclose to law enforcement officers the existence of firearms located in the vehicle during a traffic stop.
Sponsor: Jerry Govan House Com: EdPW Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works Status Date: 1/8/2019
Keywords: House Police Public Safety Week of 03.18.2019
Of Interest
H 3355 Enacts the Driving Under the Influence of an Electronic Device or DUI-E Law02.06.2019 The House Education and Public Works Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended by the subcommittee.01.29.2019 The House Education and Public Works Transportation subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment increases the fine from $25 to $200. Summary of the bill as introduced: Creates the offense of driving while using an electronic device.
Sponsor: Bill Taylor House Com: EdPW Senate Com:
Status: House - Committed to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 3/20/2019
Keywords: House Police Public Safety Week of 01.28.2019 Week of 02.04.2019
Of Interest
H 3427 Prohibits a person from being placed under custodial arrest when charged with a traffic offense under a uniform traffic ticketSummary of the bill as introduced: Prohibits a person from being placed under custodial arrest when charged with a traffic offense under a uniform traffic ticket.
Sponsor: Todd Rutherford House Com: EdPW Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works Status Date: 1/8/2019
Keywords: House Police Public Safety
Of Interest
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
Of Interest
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
Of Interest
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
Of Interest
H 3724 Exempts golf carts conducting tourism-related tours from the law that requires golf carts to be operated only in daylight hoursSummary of the bill as introduced: Exempts golf carts conducting tourism-related tours from the law that requires golf carts to be operated only in daylight hours.
Sponsor: Richard Martin House Com: EdPW Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works Status Date: 1/23/2019
Keywords: General Governance Week of 01.21.2019
Of Interest
H 3776 Allows a local government to regulate an entity that rents golf carts, mopeds and unmanned aerial vehicles within its jurisdictionSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows a local government to regulate an entity that rents golf carts, mopeds and unmanned aerial vehicles within its jurisdiction.
Sponsor: Alan Clemmons House Com: EdPW Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works Status Date: 1/29/2019
Keywords: General Governance Week of 01.28.2019
Of Interest
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 3945 Allows a municipality to adopt an ordinance that permits the operation of golf carts that are equipped with working headlights and rear lights during non-daylight hours03.26.2019 The House Education and Public Works Transportation Committee adjourned debate on this bill.Summary of the bill as introduced: Allows a municipality to adopt an ordinance that permits the operation of golf carts that are equipped with working headlights and rear lights during non-daylight hours.
Sponsor: Bruce Bryant House Com: EdPW Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works Status Date: 2/12/2019
Keywords: General Governance Week of 02.11.2019 Week of 03.25.2019
Of Interest
H 3952 Allows a local government to regulate an entity that rents or leases golf carts and mopeds within its jurisdiction03.05.2019 The House Education and Public Works Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended in the subcommittee.02.27.2019 The House Education and Public Works Committee adjourned debate on this bill.02.19.2019 The House Education and Public Works Transportation subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment specifies that the rental period is for a period of less than nine months.Summary of the bill as introduced: Allows a local government to regulate an entity that rents or leases golf carts and mopeds within its jurisdiction.
Sponsor: Alan Clemmons House Com: EdPW Senate Com: Tran
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Transportation Status Date: 3/20/2019
Keywords: General Governance Week of 02.11.2019 Week of 02.18.2019 Week of 02.25.2019 Week of 03.04.2019
Of Interest
H 4051 Requires a railroad corporation to notify a local government no less than 72 hours before repairs or maintenance on a public railroad crossingSummary of the bill as introduced: Requires a railroad corporation to notify a local government no less than 72 hours before repairs or maintenance on a public railroad crossing that requires the closure or blockage is done.
Sponsor: Christopher Murphy House Com: EdPW Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works Status Date: 2/21/2019
Keywords: General Governance Week of 02.18.2019
Of Interest
H 4053 Allows the operation of permitted utility task vehicles on certain public streets and roadways03.26.2019 The House Education and Public Works Transportation subcommittee adjourned debate on this bill.Summary of the bill as introduced: Allows the operation of permitted utility task vehicles on certain public streets and roadways.
Sponsor: Jeffrey Bradley House Com: EdPW Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works Status Date: 2/21/2019
Keywords: Utilities Week of 02.18.2019 Week of 03.25.2019
Of Interest
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
Of Interest
H 4381 Enacts the Commercial Driver License Holder Employment Protection Act04.30.2019 The House Education and Public Works Motor Vehicles subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Requires that the successful completion of a federally sanctioned commercial driver license exam, and the issuance of a valid commercial driver license by South Carolina or another state, qualifies as prima facie evidence of basic qualifications to drive commercial vehicles.
Sponsor: Gilda Cobb-Hunter House Com: EdPW Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works Status Date: 4/2/2019
Keywords: General Governance Week of 04.01.2019 Week of 04.29.2019
Of Interest
H 4397 Requires the SC DMV to issue duplicate front and back license plates to the registered owner of a vehicle who is employed by a Transportation Network CompanySummary of the bill as introduced: Requires the SC Department of Motor Vehicles to issue duplicate front and back license plates to the registered owner of a vehicle who is employed by a Transportation Network Company and who operates the vehicle in a municipality that, by ordinance, require TNC vehicles to display front and rear license plates.
Sponsor: Todd Rutherford House Com: EdPW Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works Status Date: 4/4/2019
Keywords: General Governance Week of 04.01.2019
Of Interest
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
Of Interest
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 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
1411 Gervais St., PO Box 12109, Columbia, SC 29211
Phone: 803.799.9574, Fax: 803.933.1299, mail@masc.sc