Legislation Sponsored by Christopher Wooten (5)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 5/30/2024


H 3337 Allows employees to use up to three days of earned paid sick leave for certain chronic illnesses without a health care certificationSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows employees to use up to three days of earned paid sick leave for certain chronic illnesses or health conditions without a health care provider certification.
Sponsor: Christopher Wooten House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means Status Date: 1/10/2023
Keywords: Employment/Personnel House
Of Interest
H 3413 Allows the millage rate limitation to be suspended and millage rate increased to purchase equipment for law enforcement, fire rescue and EMSSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows the millage rate limitation to be suspended and millage rate increased to purchase equipment and make expenditures to improve law enforcement, fire rescue and EMS. This bill also requires a minimum salary for law enforcement and expenditures for body-worn cameras and post-traumatic stress disorder services.
Sponsor: Christopher Wooten House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: Scrivener's error corrected Status Date: 1/31/2023
Keywords: Finance/Revenue/Taxes House Police Public Safety
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H 3414 Prohibits motor vehicle modifications that result in a motor vehicle's front fender being raised03.28.2023 The House Education and Public Works Committee gave this bill a favorable report.03.28.2023 The House Education and Public Works Motor Vehicles subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report.Summary of the bill as introduced: Prohibits motor vehicle modifications that result in a motor vehicle's front fender being raised 4 or more inches above the height of the rear fenders.
Sponsor: Christopher Wooten House Com: EdPW Senate Com: Tran
Status: Scrivener's error corrected Status Date: 4/5/2023
Keywords: House Public Safety Transportation
Of Interest
H 4586 Enacts the Private Landowner Protection ActSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows counties to deannex areas of existing municipal corporate limits and requires municipalities to receive county approval before annexations can occur.
Sponsor: Christopher Wooten House Com: MMPMA Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs Status Date: 1/9/2024
Keywords: Annexation House
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H 5017 Allows a county or municipality to impose an impact fee through passage of an ordinanceSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows a county or municipality to impose an impact fee through passage of an ordinance. The bill also requires a municipality to file notice with the county before first reading of a proposed annexation.
Sponsor: Christopher Wooten House Com: WM Senate Com:
Status: House - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Kilmartin Status Date: 2/7/2024
Keywords: Economic Development
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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