SC H3184 | 2009-2010 | 118th General Assembly

Status

Status: Introduced on January 13 2009 - 25% progress, died in committee
Action: 2009-01-13 - Referred to Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs HJ-82
Pending: House Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs Committee

Summary

A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 44-1-147 SO AS TO REQUIRE A RETAIL FOOD ESTABLISHMENT SEMI-ANNUALLY SCREEN ITS EMPLOYEES TO DETERMINE IF AN EMPLOYEE HAS A COMMUNICABLE DISEASE THAT CAN BE TRANSMITTED BY FOOD OR CARRIES AN ORGANISM THAT CAUSES A COMMUNICABLE DISEASE THAT CAN BE CARRIED BY FOOD, MAY NOT EMPLOY SUCH A PERSON IN A MANNER IN WHICH THERE IS A LIKELIHOOD OF THE PERSON CONTAMINATING FOOD OR FOOD-CONTACT SURFACES WITH PATHOGENIC ORGANISMS OR TRANSMITTING A COMMUNICABLE DISEASE TO OTHER PEOPLE, AND TO MAINTAIN DOCUMENTATION OF ITS EMPLOYEE SCREENING RESULTS FOR A PERIOD OF FIVE YEARS; TO AMEND SECTION 45-4-40, RELATING TO STANDARDS FOR FOOD PRODUCTS AND HYGIENE PRACTICES FOR INNKEEPERS AND EMPLOYEES, SO AS TO PROVIDE AN INNKEEPER SEMI-ANNUALLY MUST SCREEN HIS EMPLOYEES AND HIMSELF TO DETERMINE IF AN EMPLOYEE OR HE HAS A COMMUNICABLE DISEASE THAT CAN BE TRANSMITTED BY FOOD OR CARRIES AN ORGANISM THAT CAUSES A COMMUNICABLE DISEASE THAT CAN BE CARRIED BY FOOD, MAY NOT EMPLOY SUCH A PERSON IN A MANNER IN WHICH THERE IS A LIKELIHOOD OF THE PERSON CONTAMINATING FOOD OR FOOD-CONTACT SURFACES WITH PATHOGENIC ORGANISMS OR TRANSMITTING A COMMUNICABLE DISEASE TO OTHER PEOPLE OR ACT IN SUCH A MANNER HIMSELF, AND SHALL MAINTAIN DOCUMENTATION OF ITS EMPLOYEE SCREENING RESULTS FOR A PERIOD OF FIVE YEARS.

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Title

Provide An Innkeeper Semi-annually Must Screen His Employees And Himself To Determine If An Employee Or He Has A Communicable Disease That Can Be Transmitted By Food Or Carries An Organism That Causes A Communicable Disease That Can Be Carried By Food, May Not Employ Such A Person In A Manner In Which There Is A Likelihood Of The Person Contaminating Food Or Food-contact Surfaces With Pathogenic Organisms Or Transmitting A Communicable Disease To Other People Or Act In Such A Manner Himself, And Shall Maintain Documentation Of Its Employee Screening Results For A Period Of Five Years.

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History

DateChamberAction
2009-01-13 Referred to Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs HJ-82
2009-01-13 Introduced and read first time HJ-81
2008-12-16 Referred to Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs
2008-12-16 Prefiled

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
441147(n/a)See Bill Text
45440(n/a)See Bill Text

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