SC S0004 | 2023-2024 | 125th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 10 2023 - 25% progression
Action: 2023-02-08 - Scrivener's error corrected
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #3) [HTML]


Amend The South Carolina Code Of Laws By Adding Section 6-39-10, Section 6-39-20, And Section 6-39-30 So As To Reduce Certain Administrative And Permitting Costs And Barriers To The Construction Of Housing While Maintaining Safety, Public Health, And The General Welfare With Respect To Construction And Occupancy; By Adding Section 6-39-20; By Adding Section 6-39-30; By Amending Section 5-25-120, Relating To Inspectors Of Buildings, So As To Allow A Builder To Hire A Certified Third-party Inspector To Perform The Duties Of The Local Inspector Of Buildings As They Relate To That Builder; And By Amending Section 40-3-290, Relating To Exceptions From Coverage Of Chapter 40, So As To Revise An Exemption For Plans And Specifications For Certain Dwellings.

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2023-02-08 Scrivener's error corrected
2023-01-10SenateReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2023-01-10SenateIntroduced and read first time
2022-11-30SenateReferred to Committee on Judiciary

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
403290(n/a)See Bill Text
525120(n/a)See Bill Text
63910(n/a)See Bill Text
63920(n/a)See Bill Text
63930(n/a)See Bill Text

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