SC S0009 | 2019-2020 | 123rd General Assembly


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 8-1)
Status: Engrossed on March 11 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-03-19 - Referred to Committee on Judiciary
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Amend The Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, By Adding Section 56-5-1885 So As To Provide The Circumstances When It Is Lawful To Drive A Vehicle In The Left Lane Of An Interstate Highway, And To Provide The Circumstances Under Which A Traffic Ticket May Be Issued For The Violation Of This Provision.

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Left lane driving


Roll Calls

2020-03-11 - Senate - Senate: 3rd Reading (Y: 42 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2020-03-04 - Senate - Senate: 2nd Reading (Y: 46 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-03-19HouseReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2020-03-19HouseIntroduced and read first time
2020-03-11SenateRoll call Ayes-42 Nays-1
2020-03-11SenateRead third time and sent to House
2020-03-11 Scrivener's error corrected
2020-03-10SenateHouse amendment amended
2020-03-04SenateRead second time
2020-02-05SenateCommittee report: Favorable Transportation
2019-01-08SenateReferred to Committee on Transportation
2019-01-08SenateIntroduced and read first time
2018-12-12SenateReferred to Committee on Transportation

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
5651885(n/a)See Bill Text

South Carolina State Sources

Bill Comments