SC H3278 | 2023-2024 | 125th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 3-0)
Status: Passed on May 29 2024 - 100% progression
Action: 2024-05-29 - Act No. 196
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #7) [HTML]


Amend The South Carolina Code Of Laws By Amending Section 40-60-10, Relating To The South Carolina Real Estate Appraisers Board, So As To Modify The Composition Of The Board; By Amending Section 40-60-20, Relating To Definitions, So As To Add Definitions And Modify Existing Definitions; By Amending Sections 40-60-30, 40-60-31, And 40-60-33, All Relating To Real Estate Appraiser Licensure Requirements, So As To Modify Exemptions, Revise, And Provide Education Requirements And Acceptable Equivalencies For Apprentice Appraisers, And To Revise Requirements And Qualifications For Licensed Mass Appraisers; By Amending Section 40-60-34, Relating To Requirements Relating To Apprentice Appraisers And Appraiser Supervising Apprentices, So As To Revise Requirements; By Amending Section 40-60-35, Relating To Continuing Education Requirements, So As To Impose Reporting Requirements Upon Licensees; By Amending Section 40-60-36, Relating To The Approval Of Courses, Educational Providers, And Instructors, So As To Impose Reporting Requirements Upon Providers; By Amending Section 40-60-37, Relating To Reciprocal Applications From Appraisers From Other Jurisdictions, So As To Make A Technical Correction; By Amending Section 40-60-40, Relating To Required Appraiser Contact Information, So As To Include Email Addresses Of Licensees; By Amending Section 40-60-50, Relating To Application And License Fees, So As To Outline Requirements For Application; By Amending Section 40-60-70, Relating To The Code Of Ethics, So As To Require Appraisers To Conduct Themselves In Accordance With A Code Of Ethics As Established In The Uniform Standards Of Professional Appraisal Practice; By Amending Section 40-60-80, Relating To Investigation Of Complaints And Violations, So As To Allow The Board To Decline To Conduct An Investigation Under Certain Circumstances; By Amending Section 40-60-110, Relating To Grounds For Denying Licensure Or Taking Disciplinary Actions, So As To Remove References To Permits And To Provide Circumstances When Disciplinary Actions May Be Taken; By Amending Section 40-60-220, Relating To The Continuation Of Existing Licenses, So As To Reference People Credentialed In This State; By Amending Section 40-60-320, Relating To Definitions, So As To Revise The Definition Of Appraisal Panel; By Amending Section 40-60-330, Relating To Registration Requirements, So As To Revise Requirements Concerning Certain Financial Information; By Amending Section 40-60-340, Relating To Exclusions From Registration Requirements, So As To Require Regulation By The Office Of Comptroller General, Among Other Things; By Amending Section 40-60-350, Relating To Renewal Of Registrations, So As To Modify The Renewal Frequency; By Amending Section 40-60-360, Relating To Promulgation Of Regulations, So As To Specify Required Regulations; By Amending Section 40-60-370, Relating To Requirements For Owners Of Appraisal Management Companies, So As To Provide Circumstances In Which An Appraisal Management Company Shall Not Be Registered In This State Or Included On The National Registry; By Amending Section 40-60-400, Relating To Certification Or Licensure Required For Employees And Independent Contractors, So As To Include References To The Uniform Standards Of Professional Appraisals Practice Standards; By Amending Section 40-60-420, Relating To Record-keeping Requirements For Registration Renewal, So As To Revise Requirements Concerning Records That Appraisal Management Companies Must Provide; And By Amending Section 40-60-450, Relating To Compensation, So As To Clarify The Applicable Governing Federal Regulations. - Ratified Title

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Real estate appraisers


Roll Calls

2024-05-08 - Senate - Senate: 2nd Reading (Y: 44 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2024-02-06 - House - House: Passage Of Bill (Y: 115 N: 0 NV: 4 Abs: 4) [PASS]


2024-05-29 Act No. 196
2024-05-29 Effective date 05/21/24
2024-05-21 Signed By Governor
2024-05-15 Ratified R 204
2024-05-09SenateRead third time and enrolled
2024-05-08SenateRoll call Ayes-44 Nays-0
2024-05-08SenateRead second time
2024-04-30SenateCommittee report: Favorable Labor, Commerce and Industry
2024-02-09 Scrivener's error corrected
2024-02-07 Scrivener's error corrected
2024-02-07SenateReferred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry
2024-02-07SenateIntroduced and read first time
2024-02-07HouseRead third time and sent to Senate
2024-02-06HouseRoll call Yeas-115 Nays-0
2024-02-06HouseRead second time
2024-02-01HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Ligon
2024-01-31HouseCommittee report: Favorable with amendment Labor, Commerce and Industry
2023-02-22HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Sandifer
2023-01-10HouseReferred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry
2023-01-10HouseIntroduced and read first time
2022-12-08HouseReferred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
406010(n/a)See Bill Text
4060110(n/a)See Bill Text
406020(n/a)See Bill Text
4060220(n/a)See Bill Text
406030(n/a)See Bill Text
406031(n/a)See Bill Text
4060320(n/a)See Bill Text
406033(n/a)See Bill Text
4060330(n/a)See Bill Text
406034(n/a)See Bill Text
4060340(n/a)See Bill Text
406035(n/a)See Bill Text
4060350(n/a)See Bill Text
406036(n/a)See Bill Text
4060360(n/a)See Bill Text
406037(n/a)See Bill Text
4060370(n/a)See Bill Text
406040(n/a)See Bill Text
4060400(n/a)See Bill Text
4060420(n/a)See Bill Text
4060450(n/a)See Bill Text
406050(n/a)See Bill Text
406070(n/a)See Bill Text
406080(n/a)See Bill Text

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