Legislation Sponsored by Thomas Davis (9)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 7/7/2020


S 0133 Expands the SC Hurricane Damage Mitigation Program to include flood damage03.13.2019 The Senate Banking and Insurance Committee gave this bill a favorable report.03.06.2019 A Senate Banking and Insurance subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Expands the SC Hurricane Damage Mitigation Program to include flood damage mitigation.
Sponsor: Thomas Davis House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Senate - Committed to Committee on Finance Status Date: 3/21/2019
Keywords: General Governance Senate Week of 03.04.2019 Week of 03.11.2019
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S 0134 Closes the defined benefit state retirement plan to new employees immediately after full fundingSummary of the bill as introduced: Closes the defined benefit state retirement plan to new employees immediately following an actuarial determination that the system is fully funded. This bill also establishes a joint legislative committee to review the annual actuarial valuation.
Sponsor: Thomas Davis House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 1/8/2019
Keywords: Retirement Senate
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S 0137 Requires the Public Service Commission to establish performance incentives and penalty mechanisms for an electric utilitySummary of the bill as introduced: Requires the Public Service Commission to establish performance incentives and penalty mechanisms that directly tie an electric utility's revenues to achievement on performance metrics. 
Sponsor: Thomas Davis House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/8/2019
Keywords: Electric Senate
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S 0332 Enacts the Clean Energy Access Act 04.11.2019 A Senate Judiciary subcommittee carried this bill over.03.28.2019 A Senate Judiciary subcommittee carried this bill over.03.20.2019 A Senate Judiciary subcommittee carried this bill over.03.14.2019 A Senate Judiciary subcommittee carried this bill over.03.06.2019 A Senate Judiciary subcommittee did not take action on this bill, although it was on the agenda.02.20.2019 A Senate Judiciary subcommittee carried this bill over.Summary of the bill as introduced: Establishes certain rights for customers of an electrical utility.
Sponsor: Thomas Davis House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Subcommittee: Gambrell (ch), Hutto, Massey, Sabb, Climer Status Date: 2/7/2019
Keywords: Electric Utilities Week of 01.07.2019 Week of 02.18.2019 Week of 03.04.2019 Week of 03.11.2019 Week of 03.18.2019 Week of 03.25.2019 Week of 04.08.2019
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S 0366 SC Compassionate Care Act04.25.2019 The Senate Medical Affairs Committee carried this bill over.04.18.2019 The Senate Medical Affairs Committee carried this bill over.03.20.2019 A Senate Medical Affairs subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.03.13.2019 A Senate Medical Affairs subcommittee carried this bill over.02.27.2019 A Senate Medical Affairs subcommittee carried this bill over.Summary of the bill as introduced: Legalizes the use of marijuana for debilitating medical conditions.
Sponsor: Thomas Davis House Com: Senate Com: MA
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Medical Affairs Status Date: 1/15/2019
Keywords: General Governance Week of 01.14.2019 Week of 02.25.2019 Week of 03.11.2019 Week of 03.18.2019 Week of 04.15.2019 Week of 04.22.2019
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S 0462 Expedites the return of certain property and money seized when forfeiture proceedings have not been instituted Summary of the bill as introduced: Expedites the return of certain property and money seized when forfeiture proceedings have not been instituted and charges have not been filed within 30 days of seizure.
Sponsor: Thomas Davis House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/30/2019
Keywords: Police Public Safety Week of 01.28.2019
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S 0637 Requires the results of a toxicology report on a state or local government employee be released if the report was the result of an accident or incidentSummary of the bill as introduced: Requires the results of a toxicology report on a state or local government employee be released to the public if the report was the result of an accident or incident while in the course of employment.
Sponsor: Thomas Davis House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 3/12/2019
Keywords: FOIA Week of 03.11.2019
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S 0903 Enacts the Magistrate Reform Act of 2020Summary of the bill as introduced: Changes the current law related to the appointment, term, territorial jurisdiction, training, certification and recertification of magistrates.
Sponsor: Thomas Davis House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/14/2020
Keywords: Courts Senate
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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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