Bills Assigned to Keyword - Water (12)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 5/7/2021


H 3195 Prohibits a municipality from charging water customers who live outside of the corporate limits more Summary of the bill as introduced: Prohibits a municipality from charging water customers who live outside of the corporate limits more than it charges municipal residents.
Sponsor: Timothy McGinnis House Com: LCI Senate Com:
Status: House - Member(s) request name removed as sponsor: Hixon Status Date: 2/16/2021
Keywords: House Utilities Water
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H 3272 Enacts the Fair Access to Residential Water ActSummary of the bill as introduced: Prohibits a municipality from charging those who reside outside of the municipal boundaries higher rates for water services than it charges municipal residents.
Sponsor: Jonathon Hill House Com: ANREA Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: House Utilities Water
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H 3273 Allows additional members to municipal councils to represent nonresident residential water and sewer customersSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows additional members to municipal councils to represent nonresident residential municipal water and sewer customers when these customers are charged higher rates for water and sewer than residents.
Sponsor: Chip Huggins House Com: ANREA Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: House Utilities Water
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H 3311 Prohibits a public utility or a third party authorized by a public utility to accept paymentsSummary of the bill as introduced: Prohibits a public utility or a third party authorized by a public utility to accept payments for utility bills on behalf of the public utility.
Sponsor: John King House Com: LCI Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Electric House Utilities Water
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H 3514 Requires SC DHEC to develop regulations to establish maximum containment levels for water pollutionSummary of the bill as introduced: Requires the SC Department of Health and Environmental Control, through a joint resolution, to develop regulations to establish maximum containment levels for certain pollutants in public water systems.
Sponsor: JA Moore House Com: ANREA Senate Com:
Status: House - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Brawley, Willis Status Date: 3/16/2021
Keywords: House Utilities Water
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H 3515 Requires SC DHEC to develop regulations to establish maximum containment levels for water pollutionSummary of the bill as introduced: Requires the SC Department of Health and Environmental Control, through a joint resolution, to develop regulations to establish maximum containment levels for certain pollutants in public water systems.
Sponsor: JA Moore House Com: ANREA Senate Com:
Status: House - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Henderson-Myers Status Date: 3/4/2021
Keywords: House Utilities Water
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H 3574 Enacts the Safe Water Act03.02.2021 The House Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs Environmental Affairs subcommittee carried this bill over. Summary of the bill as introduced: Requires a private or public utility or a municipality operating a water system to provide the water purification levels for the water provided by the utility. 
Sponsor: William Clyburn House Com: ANREA Senate Com:
Status: House - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Matthews Status Date: 3/11/2021
Keywords: House Utilities Water
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S 0219 Requires SC DHEC to establish maximum containment levels for certain pollutants in public water systemsSummary of the bill as introduced: Requires the SC Department of Health and Environmental Control to establish maximum containment levels for certain pollutants in public water systems. 
Sponsor: Thomas McElveen House Com: Senate Com: MA
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Medical Affairs Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Senate Utilities Water
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S 0291 Requires a Class A water or sewer utility to submit an integrated resource plan to the SC Public Service CommissionSummary of the bill as introduced: Requires a Class A water or sewer utility to submit an integrated resource plan to the SC Public Service Commission.
Sponsor: David Climer House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Senate Sewer Utilities Water
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S 0293 Prohibits a water or sewer utility system from receiving a rate of return while failing to provide adequate serviceSummary of the bill as introduced: Prohibits a water or sewer utility system from receiving a rate of return while failing to provide adequate service because of a failure to plan for reasonably forseeable circumstances.
Sponsor: David Climer House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Senate Utilities Water
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S 0316 Includes municipalities and counties supplying water in the definition of utility Summary of the bill as introduced:  Includes municipalities and counties supplying water in the definition of utility.
Sponsor: Michael Fanning House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Senate Sewer Utilities Water
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S 0359 Limits the amount of a stormwater fee Summary of the bill as introduced: Limits the amount of a stormwater fee to 15% of the amount of property taxes levied on the property by the local governing body. 
Sponsor: Rex Rice House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Senate Sewer Utilities Water
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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