Legislation Sponsored by Thomas Alexander (7)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 9/8/2022


S 0423 Authorizes a county council to require a property owner to keep a lot clean of rubbishSummary of the bill as introduced: Authorizes a county council to require a residential or commercial property owner to keep the property free and clean of rubbish.
Sponsor: Thomas Alexander House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Blight General Governance
Of Interest
S 0432 Allows contributions for defense costs for the same claim among more than one liability insurer03.24.2021 The Senate Banking and Insurance Committee gave this bill a favorable report.03.10.2021 The Senate Banking and Insurance Insurance subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Allows contributions for defense costs for the same claim, suit or action among more than one liability insurer.
Sponsor: Thomas Alexander House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Committed to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 3/3/2022
Keywords: General Governance
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S 0433 Limits the liability of an individual who provides volunteer transportation to a senior citizen for injuries sustained by the senior citizenSummary of the bill as introduced: Limits the liability of an individual who provides volunteer transportation to a senior citizen for injuries sustained by the senior citizen.
Sponsor: Thomas Alexander House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: General Governance
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S 0527 Defines "legally separated" in classifying property for property tax assessment purposes05.04.2021 The House Ways and Means Committee gave this bill a favorable report.04.28.2021 The House Ways and Means Property Tax subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.03.16.2021 The Senate Finance Committee gave this bill a favorable report. 03.09.2021 The Senate Finance Property Tax subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Defines "legally separated" in classifying property for the 4% owner-occupied property tax assessment. 
Sponsor: Thomas Alexander House Com: WM Senate Com: Fin
Status: Act No. 56 Status Date: 6/1/2021
Keywords: Property Taxes
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S 0609 Authorizes local governments that have access to federal tax information to conduct criminal background checks on employees05.04.2021 The House Ways and Means Committee gave this bill a favorable report.04.28.2021 The House Ways and Means Property Tax subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.03.30.2021 The Senate Finance Committee gave this bill a favorable report.03.25.2021 The Senate Finance Sales and Income Tax subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Authorizes local governments that have access to federal tax information to conduct criminal background checks on employees and contractors. 
Sponsor: Thomas Alexander House Com: WM Senate Com: Fin
Status: Act No. 59 Status Date: 6/1/2021
Keywords: Employment/Personnel
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S 1027 Extends the homestead exemption for taxpayers to individuals who are 65 years old and over who are deafSummary of the bill as introduced: Extends the homestead exemption for taxpayers to individuals who are 65 years old and over who are deaf.
Sponsor: Thomas Alexander House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 1/27/2022
Keywords: Property Taxes
Of Interest
S 1203 South Carolina Opioid Recovery ActSummary of the bill as introduced: Implements the terms of opioid settlements entered into by the state and local subdivisions.
Sponsor: Thomas Alexander House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 3/24/2022
Keywords: General Governance
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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