Bills Assigned to Keyword - Finance/Revenue/Taxes (23)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 7/16/2021


H 3129 Removes the limitation on a capital project sales tax Summary of the bill as introduced: Removes the limitation on a capital project sales tax that a portion of the county area may not be subject to an additional penny sales tax.
Sponsor: Marvin Pendarvis House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes House
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H 3131 Repeals the sunset section of the Abandoned Buildings Revitalization Act Summary of the bill as introduced: Repeals the sunset section of the Abandoned Buildings Revitalization Act, making the law permanent. 
Sponsor: Marvin Pendarvis House Com: LCI Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Advocacy Initiatives 2021 Finance/Revenue/Taxes House
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H 3252 Increases the grant amounts for the V-Safe Program for firefightersSummary of the bill as introduced: Increases the V-Safe Program grant funds each year by the increase of the consumer price index for all chartered fire departments. 
Sponsor: Brian White House Com: LCI Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Fire House
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H 3340 Increases the maximum annual credit amount for infrastructure and economic development projectsSummary of the bill as introduced: Increases the maximum annual state license credits allowed taxpayers for contributions to qualifying infrastructure and economic development projects from $400,000 to $600,000.  
Sponsor: William Bailey House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: House - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Hardee Status Date: 1/26/2021
Keywords: Economic Development Finance/Revenue/Taxes House
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H 3383 Prohibits a county council from imposing a surcharge for the acceptance of a tax paymentSummary of the bill as introduced: Prohibits a county council from imposing a surcharge for the acceptance of a tax payment.
Sponsor: John King House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes House
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H 3396 Authorizes a county or municipality to impose a community charge on nonprofit hospitals and institutions of higher learningSummary of the bill as introduced: Authorizes a county or municipality to impose a community charge on nonprofit hospitals and institutions of higher learning.
Sponsor: Todd Rutherford House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes House
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H 3460 Allows a municipality to impose a one-time impact fee on a private developer02.25.2021 The House Ways and Means Sales and Use and Income Tax subcommittee adjourned debate on this bill.Summary of the bill as introduced: Allows a municipality to impose a one-time impact fee on a private developer for each new residential and commercial unit constructed by the developer in the municipality.
Sponsor: Leola Robinson-Simpson House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes House
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H 3482 Authorizes a county to establish an alternative payment schedule for property taxes05.04.2021 The Senate Finance Committee gave this bill a favorable report.05.04.2021 The Senate Finance Property Tax subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Authorizes a county to establish an alternative payment schedule for property taxes.
Sponsor: Leonidas Stavrinakis House Com: WM Senate Com: Fin
Status: Act No. 69 Status Date: 6/1/2021
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes House Property Taxes
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H 3615 Allows a county council to suspend the millage cap to support a fire protection districtSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows a county council to suspend the millage cap to support a fire protection district.
Sponsor: William Wheeler House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Fire
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H 3671 Proposes an amendment to the state constitution to make several changes to current property tax lawSummary of the bill as introduced: Requires the General Assembly to provide a definition of "fair market value" for real property. This bill also eliminates the 15% limit on increases in property value over five years and eliminates the assessable transfer of interest if it changes the value of the property.
Sponsor: Christopher Hart House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/14/2021
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Property Taxes
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H 3744 Prohibits the state from providing or offering to provide public funding for construction of professional sports stadiumsSummary of the bill as introduced: Prohibits the state from providing or offering to provide public funding for construction of professional sports stadiums.
Sponsor: Robert May House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/27/2021
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes General Governance
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H 3934 Allows the SC Department of Revenue to issue permits to sell beer and wine at multiple locations on multiple locations at a festival using one applicationSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows the SC Department of Revenue to issue permits to sell beer and wine at multiple locations on multiple days at a festival using one application.
Sponsor: Leonidas Stavrinakis House Com: Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 2/23/2021
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes General Governance
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H 3948 Allows a county to impose another sales and use tax in addition to an existing transportation authority03.18.2021 The House Ways and Means Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended by the subcommittee.03.16.2021 The House Ways and Means Sales, Use and Income tax subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment clarifies that this tax is in addition to the transportation penny.Summary of the bill as introduced: Allows a county to impose another sales and use tax in addition to an existing transportation authority.
Sponsor: Leonidas Stavrinakis House Com: WM Senate Com: Fin
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 4/7/2021
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Local Option Sales Tax Transportation
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H 3977 Prohibits a municipality from decreasing the budget of its local law enforcement agencySummary of the bill as introduced: Prohibits a municipality from decreasing the budget appropriation to its local law enforcement agency by more than 5%.
Sponsor: Richard Martin House Com: Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 2/24/2021
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Police Public Safety
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H 4100 Makes appropriations and provides revenues to meet the ordinary expenses of state government for FY 2021-202204.20.2021 The Senate Finance Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended by the committee.Summary of the bill as introduced: Makes appropriations and provides revenues to meet the ordinary expenses of state government for FY 2021-2022.
Sponsor: Ways and Means House Com: WM Senate Com: Fin
Status: Act No. 94 Status Date: 6/30/2021
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes
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H 4101 Appropriates monies from the Capital Reserve Fund for FY 2021-202204.20.2021 The Senate Finance Committee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Appropriates monies from the Capital Reserve Fund for FY 2021-2022.
Sponsor: Ways and Means House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Act No. 95 Status Date: 7/12/2021
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes
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S 0027 Adds an assessment to civil filings in magistrates courtSummary of the bill as introduced: Adds a $15 assessment to all civil filings in magistrates court. The magistrate collects the assessment monthly and forwards to the county treasurer. 
Sponsor: Bradley Hutto House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Courts Finance/Revenue/Taxes Senate
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S 0271 Extends the SC Abandoned Buildings Revitalization Act until December 31, 202503.18.2021 The House Ways and Means Committee gave this bill a favorable report.03.16.2021 The House Ways and Means Economic Development subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.02.02.2021 The Senate Finance Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment adds separated by a road or railroad01.27.2021 The Senate Finance Sales and Income Tax subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Extends the provisions of the SC Abandoned Buildings Revitalization Act until December 31, 2025.
Sponsor: Scott Talley House Com: WM Senate Com: Fin
Status: Act No. 21 Status Date: 4/28/2021
Keywords: Advocacy Initiatives 2021 Finance/Revenue/Taxes Senate
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S 0332 Repeals Act 388Summary of the bill as introduced: Repeals the provisions of Act 388.
Sponsor: Michael Fanning House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Property Taxes Senate
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S 0397 Allows municipalities to assess and collect a business license tax on railroads03.24.2021 The Senate Finance Property Tax subcommittee carried this bill over.Summary of the bill as introduced: Allows municipalities to assess and collect a business license tax on railroads.
Sponsor: Richard Harpootlian House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Business License Business Licensing Finance/Revenue/Taxes Senate
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S 0401 Allows a county council to suspend the millage increase limit to support a fire protection district03.16.2021 The Senate Finance Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended by the subcommittee.03.09.2021 The Senate Finance Property Tax subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment limits the millage cap suspension to 2 years after the effective date of this legislation and includes special purpose districts. Summary of the bill as introduced: Allows a county council to suspend the millage increase limit to support a fire protection district.
Sponsor: Penry Gustafson House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Senate - Roll call Ayes-22 Nays-20 Status Date: 4/6/2021
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes Fire Senate
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S 0476 Prohibits elected officials, public employees or members of boards and commissions from possessing or using a credit card issued for official dutiesSummary of the bill as introduced: Prohibits elected officials, public employees or members of boards and commissions from possessing or using a financial transaction card issued for official duties.
Sponsor: Thomas McElveen House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 1/21/2021
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes
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S 0710 Allows municipalities without an operating millage on January 1, 2021, to impose an operating millageSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows municipalities without an operating millage on January 1, 2021, to impose an operating millage.
Sponsor: Michael Gambrell House Com: Senate Com:
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 3/30/2021
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes
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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