Legislation Assigned to the House ANREA Committee (11)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 7/16/2021


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 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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H 3727 Authorizes a county or municipality to allow animal control officers to carry firearmsSummary of the bill as introduced: Authorizes a county or municipality to allow animal control officers to carry firearms.
Sponsor: Kirkman Finlay House Com: ANREA Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs Status Date: 1/27/2021
Keywords: General Governance
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H 3865 Authorizes local government to adopt ordinances requiring a permit for watercraft to remain on local government waters for more than 14 days05.05.2021 The Senate Fish, Game and Forestry Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment grandfathers in mooring buoys in existence as of June 30, 2021. The amendment also prohibits local governments from requiring permits on mooring buoys. 04.21.2021 The Senate Fish, Game and Forestry Committee ran out of time before they could take action on this bill.04.07.2021 A Senate Fish, Game and Forestry subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment allows local governments to issue a permit for watercraft that remain within a single location or area for more than 14 days.03.09.2021 The House Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment adds language that includes water adjacent to the local government. 03.02.2021 The House Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs Environmental Affairs subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment outlines that the bill does not apply to boats moored at a marina or a private dock. Summary of the bill as introduced: Authorizes local government to adopt ordinances requiring a permit for watercraft to remain on local government waters for more than 14 days.
Sponsor: Elizabeth Wetmore House Com: ANREA Senate Com: FGF
Status: Act No. 77 Status Date: 6/1/2021
Keywords: General Governance
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H 3892 Prohibits SC DHEC from issuing a permit for the construction of a solid waste management facility if located in a certain locationSummary of the bill as introduced: Prohibits SC DHEC from issuing a permit for the construction of a solid waste management facility or a mining facility if it would be located near a public park or public natural area.
Sponsor: Richard Yow House Com: ANREA Senate Com:
Status: House - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Jefferson Status Date: 4/20/2021
Keywords: General Governance Sewer Utilities
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H 4035 Extends the SC Manufacturer Responsibility and Consumer Convenience Information Technology Equipment Collection and Recovery Act04.22.2021 The Senate Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee gave this bill a favorable report.03.31.2021 The Senate Agriculture and Natural Resources Agriculture subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Extends the SC Manufacturer Responsibility and Consumer Convenience Information Technology Equipment Collection and Recovery Act until December 31, 2023.
Sponsor: Davey Hiott House Com: ANREA Senate Com: ANR
Status: Act No. 82 Status Date: 6/1/2021
Keywords: General Governance
Passed
S 0107 Applies certain exceptions to coastal erosion zones04.27.2021 The House Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs Committee gave this bill a favorable report.01.28.2021 The Senate Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Applies certain exceptions to the establishment of a baseline for coastal erosion zones and removes the study requirement in cases of where primary oceanfront sand dunes do not exist.
Sponsor: George Campsen House Com: ANREA Senate Com: ANR
Status: Act No. 41 Status Date: 6/1/2021
Keywords: General Governance Senate
Passed
S 0525 Defines terms related to advanced recycling and advanced recycling facilities 04.27.2021 The House Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs Committee gave this bill a favorable report.02.18.2021 The Senate Medical Affairs Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended by the subcommittee. The committee adopted an additional amendment that allows DHEC to investigate applicants and their compliance history.02.11.2021 A Senate Medical Affairs subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment creates a facilities inspection process through DHEC and makes few technical changes.Summary of the bill as introduced: Defines terms related to advanced recycling and advanced recycling facilities. 
Sponsor: Michael Gambrell House Com: ANREA Senate Com: MA
Status: Scrivener's error corrected Status Date: 5/18/2021
Keywords: Environment
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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