Legislation Sponsored by Murrell Smith (6)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 2/6/2023


H 3606 Exempts certain improvements made to residential property01.27.2022 The Senate Labor, Commerce and Industry Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment requires solar panel installers to be registered with SC LLR.10.13.2021 The Senate Labor, Commerce and Industry Professions and Occupations subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.02.24.2021 The House Labor, Commerce and Industry Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended by the subcommittee.02.18.2021 The House Labor, Commerce and Industry Business and Commerce subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. THe amendment clarifies that property owners may construct decks under a certain size without a building permit and it raised to $500 the threshold needed before a licensed contractor is required.Summary of the bill as introduced: Exempts certain improvements made to residential property from building permit requirements.
Sponsor: Murrell Smith House Com: LCI Senate Com: LCI
Status: Act No. 186 Status Date: 5/31/2022
Keywords: Building Codes
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H 3700 Establishes requirements for demands for personal injury, bodily injury, property damage or wrongful deathSummary of the bill as introduced: Establishes requirements for demands for personal injury, bodily injury, property damage or wrongful death. 
Sponsor: Murrell Smith House Com: Judy Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/26/2021
Keywords: Tort Reform
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H 4408 Authorizes the expenditure of American Rescue Plan funding04.12.2022 The Senate Finance Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended by the subcommittee.04.05.2022 The Senate Finance American Rescue Plan Act subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment change the language back to the Senate version of the bill and adds $8 million for grant management services.02.09.2022 The House Ways and Means Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended by the subcommittee.02.03.2022 The House Ways and Means SRS and ARPA Appropriations Ad Hoc subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendments allocate the federal ARPA funding.Summary of the bill as introduced: Authorizes the expenditure of federal American Rescue Plan Act funding. 
Sponsor: Murrell Smith House Com: WM Senate Com: Fin
Status: Act No. 244 Status Date: 7/25/2022
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes
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H 5039 Allows a county council to exceed the millage cap for fire protection servicesSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows a county council, by a 2/3 vote, to exceed the millage cap to contract for fire protection services.
Sponsor: Murrell Smith House Com: Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 3/1/2022
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Fire
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H 5075 Limits the SC Housing Tax Credit03.31.2022 The House Ways and Means Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended by the subcommittee.03.29.2022 The House Ways and Means Economic Development subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment requires 40% of the cap to be applied to rural areas.Summary of the bill as introduced: Limits the SC Housing Tax credit.
Sponsor: Murrell Smith House Com: WM Senate Com: Fin
Status: Act No. 202 Status Date: 5/31/2022
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes General Governance
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H 5278 Provides for the continuing authority to pay the expenses of state government if the fiscal year begins without a general appropriations actSummary of the bill as introduced: Provides for the continuing authority to pay the expenses of state government if the fiscal year begins without a general appropriations act.
Sponsor: Murrell Smith House Com: WM Senate Com: Fin
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 5/12/2022
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes
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