Legislation Sponsored by Shane Massey (9)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 6/22/2021


S 0124 Enacts the SC LEADS ActSummary of the bill as introduced: Requires the Law Enforcement Training Council to establish required standards for all law enforcement agencies, and grants punitive authority to the council to take action against a law enforcement agency that does not implement and enforce the standards.
Sponsor: Shane Massey House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Advocacy Initiatives 2021 Police Public Safety Senate
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S 0125 Gives SLED exclusive jurisdiction over certain investigationsSummary of the bill as introduced: Gives the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division exclusive jurisdiction and authority in the investigation of the unexpected death or great bodily injury of an arrested person. 
Sponsor: Shane Massey House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Advocacy Initiatives 2021 Police Public Safety Senate
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S 0126 Requires law enforcement officers to complete an approved field training programSummary of the bill as introduced: Requires law enforcement officers to complete an approved field training program in order to be a certified law enforcement officer.
Sponsor: Shane Massey House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Advocacy Initiatives 2021 Police Public Safety Senate
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S 0127 Requires the Law Enforcement Training Council to create a training for new chiefs of policeSummary of the bill as introduced: Requires the Law Enforcement Training Council to create a model training program for newly appointed chiefs of police.
Sponsor: Shane Massey House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Advocacy Initiatives 2021 Police Senate
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S 0128 Defines misconduct as willfully failing to intervene with another law enforcement officerSummary of the bill as introduced: Defines misconduct as willfully failing to intervene when observing another law enforcement officer not complying with set standards.
Sponsor: Shane Massey House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Advocacy Initiatives 2021 Police Senate
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S 0132 Allows the SC Public Service Commission to authorize the issuance of bondsSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows the SC Public Service Commission to authorize the issuance of bonds for the purpose of offsetting and reducing prudently incurred costs due to a state of emergency declared by the governor.
Sponsor: Shane Massey House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Electric Senate Utilities
Of Interest
S 0147 Enacts the South Carolina COVID-19 Liability Safe Harbor Act04.20.2021 The House Judiciary Committee gave this bill a favorable report.03.17.2021 The House Judiciary Special Laws subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendment clarifies the bill only applies to coronavirus claims.02.11.2021 The Senate Judiciary Committee gave this bill a favorable report as amended by the subcommittee.02.02.2021 A Senate Judiciary subcommittee gave this bill a favorable report as amended. The amendments clarify the bill does not apply to remedies offered under workers' compensation law, changes the reference to "reasonably adheres" to "substantially adheres" and deletes the reference to "clear and convincing" and inserts "preponderance of evidence."01.26.2021 A Senate Judiciary subcommittee carried this bill over. Summary of the bill as introduced: Provides liability protection for a limited time period for health care providers and businesses that follow public health guidance in response to the coronavirus public health emergency.
Sponsor: Shane Massey House Com: Judy Senate Com: Judy
Status: Signed By Governor Status Date: 4/28/2021
Keywords: General Governance Senate
Passed
S 0149 Exempts volunteer firefighters from paying property taxes on their homeSummary of the bill as introduced: Exempts volunteer firefighters from paying property taxes on their home that they own.
Sponsor: Shane Massey House Com: Senate Com: Fin
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Finance Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: Fire Property Taxes Senate
Of Interest
S 0548 Extends the ethics law to all persons elected or appointed to a special purpose districtSummary of the bill as introduced: Extends the ethics law to all persons elected or appointed to a special purpose district.
Sponsor: Shane Massey House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 2/16/2021
Keywords: Ethics
Of Interest







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