Legislation Sponsored by Lawrence Grooms (4)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 5/7/2021


S 0040 Prohibits a municipality from altering or establishing parking facilities on any state highway04.21.2021 The House Education and Public Works Committee gave this bill a favorable report.04.15.2021 The House Education and Public Works Transportation subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.02.03.2021 The Senate Transportation Committee gave this bill a favorable report.01.26.2021 A Senate Transportation subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Prohibits a municipality from altering or establishing parking facilities on any state highway without the SC Department of Transportation's prior approval.
Sponsor: Lawrence Grooms House Com: EdPW Senate Com: Tran
Status: House - Debate adjourned until Thur., 5-6-21 Status Date: 5/5/2021
Keywords: Senate Transportation
Of Interest
S 0498 Prohibits local governments from enacting laws that restrict vapingSummary of the bill as introduced: Prohibits political subdivisions from enacting ordinances that pertain to the ingredients, flavors or licensing of cigarettes, e-cigarettes, e-liquid, vapor, tobacco products or alternative nicotine products.
Sponsor: Lawrence Grooms House Com: Senate Com: MA
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Medical Affairs Status Date: 1/28/2021
Keywords: General Governance
Of Interest
S 0535 Allows only certain storage costs to be charged to the owner or lienholder of a vehicle parked on private property without permissionSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows only certain storage costs to be charged to the owner or lienholder of a vehicle parked on private property without permission. This bill also prohibits a towing company, garage, storage facility or repair shop from collecting storage costs prior to sending notice to the owner.
Sponsor: Lawrence Grooms House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 2/9/2021
Keywords: General Governance
Of Interest
S 0667 Provides options and parameters to adjust or relocate billboards to restore visibility04.21.2021 The House Education and Public Works Committee gave this bill a favorable report.04.07.2021 The House Education and Public Works Transportation subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.03.24.2021 A Senate Transportation subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Provides options and parameters to adjust or relocate outdoor advertising signs to restore visibility.
Sponsor: Lawrence Grooms House Com: EdPW Senate Com: Tran
Status: Ratified R 47 Status Date: 5/4/2021
Keywords: Billboards
Passed







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