Bills Assigned to Keyword - Week of 02.20.2017 (9)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 5/23/2018


H 3818 Allows a law enforcement officer to seize evidence and detain people in circumstances related to a drug overdose04.25.2017 The House Judiciary Committee gave this bill a favorable report.04.20.2017 The House Judiciary Criminal Laws subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Allows a law enforcement officer to seize evidence and detain people in circumstances related to a drug overdose and provides civil and criminal immunity for law enforcement officers related to the arrest of a person who later is determined to qualify for limited immunity.
Sponsor: Eric Bedingfield House Com: Judy Senate Com: MA
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Medical Affairs Status Date: 5/2/2017
Keywords: Public Safety Week of 02.20.2017 Week of 04.17.2017 Week of 04.24.2017
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H 3827 South Carolina Crime Victim Services ActSummary of the bill as introduced: Restructures and consolidates victims' services in the state.
Sponsor: Gregory Delleney House Com: Judy Senate Com:
Status: House - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Henderson-Myers Status Date: 3/8/2018
Keywords: Public Safety Week of 02.20.2017
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H 3830 Requires a year waiting period before a former public employee may accept compensation to influence their former agency02.20.2018 The House Judiciary Committee adjourned debate on this bill.02.13.2018 The House Judiciary Committee adjourned debate on this bill. 02.06.2018 The House Judiciary Committee adjourned debate on this bill.01.16.2018 The House Judiciary Committee adjourned debate on this bill. 05.04.2017 The House Judiciary Constitutional Laws subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Requires a year waiting period before a former public employee may accept compensation to appear before or communicate with their former state agency for the purpose of influencing action.
Sponsor: Garry Smith House Com: Judy Senate Com:
Status: House - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Funderburk Status Date: 2/21/2018
Keywords: General Governance Week of 01.15.2018 Week of 02.05.2018 Week of 02.12.2018 Week of 02.19.2018 Week of 02.20.2017 Week of 05.01.2017
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H 3835 Includes reserve police officers performing off-duty services in the workers' compensation lawSummary of the bill as introduced: Includes reserve police officers performing off-duty services in the workers' compensation law and average weekly wages.
Sponsor: Richard Martin House Com: Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 2/22/2017
Keywords: Week of 02.20.2017 Workers' Comp
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H 3842 Extends the provisions of the S.C. Community Economic Development Act until June 30, 202703.08.2017 A House Ways and Means Legislative subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment changes the current one year $5 million tax credit to a $5 million 3-year phase in tax credit.Summary of the bill as introduced: Extends the provisions of the S.C. Community Economic Development Act until June 30, 2027.
Sponsor: Gary Simrill House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: House - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: G.R.Smith Status Date: 2/27/2018
Keywords: Economic Development Week of 02.20.2017 Week of 03.06.2017
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H 3846 Removes a provision from homebuilders licensure requirements for residential property improvements04.26.2018 The Senate Labor, Commerce and Industry Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended by the subcommittee.04.25.2018 The Senate Labor, Commerce and Industry Professionals and Occupations subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment strikes section 1 that listed specific improvements a homeowner could make to his home without a permit.03.22.2018 The House Labor, Commerce and Industry Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment defines specific improvements to a home that a homeowner may do without need for a permit and it allows a general contractor to hold multiple specialty licenses. 0321.2018 The House Labor, Commerce and Industry Real Estate subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment allows a contractor to hold two specialty licenses.Summary of the bill as introduced: Removes a provision from homebuilders license requirements for residential property improvements which disqualifies property owners who sell or rent an improved property within two years after the improvements are made.
Sponsor: Murrell Smith House Com: LCI Senate Com: LCI
Status: House - Roll call Yeas-0 Nays-75 Status Date: 5/10/2018
Keywords: Building Codes Week of 02.20.2017 Week of 03.19.2018 Week of 04.23.2018
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H 3849 Establishes a residency requirement for candidates for local office who are elected from specific districtsSummary of the bill as introduced: Establishes a residency requirement for candidates for local office who are elected from specific districts.
Sponsor: Kristopher Crawford House Com: Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 2/23/2017
Keywords: Elections Week of 02.20.2017
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H 3850 Allows a nonprofit organization to be issued a license to serve beer and wine at a nonprofit special eventSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows a nonprofit organization to be issued a license to serve beer and wine at a nonprofit special event.
Sponsor: Beth Bernstein House Com: Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 2/23/2017
Keywords: General Governance Week of 02.20.2017
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S 0470 Allows for a defendant held in a county or municipal correctional facility or jail to secure his immediate releaseSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows for a defendant held in a county or municipal correctional facility or jail to secure his immediate release under certain circumstances.
Sponsor: Michael Gambrell House Com: Senate Com:
Status: Referred to Committee on Banking and Insurance Status Date: 2/23/2017
Keywords: Public Safety Week of 02.20.2017
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