SC S0040 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on April 6 2021 - 50% progression
Action: 2021-05-05 - Debate adjourned until Thur., 5-6-21
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Amend Section 5-29-30 Of The 1976 Code, Relating To The Right Of Municipalities To Establish On-street Parking Facilities, To Provide That Municipalities May Not Establish Or Alter Parking Facilities On Any State Highway Facility Without The Prior Approval Of The Department Of Transportation; To Amend Section 57-5-840 Of The 1976 Code, Relating To Alterations By A Municipality Of State Highway Facilities, To Provide That Restrictions On The Use Of State Highway Facilities By A Municipality Are Subject To Prior Approval By The Department Of Transportation; To Amend Article 5, Chapter 5, Title 57 Of The 1976 Code, Relating To Construction Of The State Highway System, By Adding Section 57-5-845, To Provide That Parking On State Highway Facilities Located On Barrier Islands Is Free And Any Restrictions May Only Be Made By The Department Of Transportation; To Amend Section 57-7-210 Of The 1976 Code, Relating To Obstructions In Highways, To Provide That The Fine For Violations Is Calculated On A Per-day Basis; To Amend Section 57-7-220 Of The 1976 Code, Relating To The Removal Of Obstructions In Highways, To Provide That Obstructions On Any Portion Of A Public Highway Must Be Removed As Soon As Possible By The Governmental Entity Responsible For Maintaining The Highway; And To Define Necessary Terms.

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Roll Calls

2021-03-31 - Senate - Senate: 2nd Reading (Y: 44 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-05-05HouseDebate adjourned until Thur., 5-6-21
2021-04-28HouseRequests for debate-Rep
2021-04-22HouseCommittee report: Favorable Education and Public Works
2021-04-06HouseReferred to Committee on Education and Public Works
2021-04-06HouseIntroduced and read first time
2021-04-06SenateRead third time and sent to House
2021-04-01 Scrivener's error corrected
2021-03-31SenateRoll call Ayes-44 Nays-0
2021-03-31SenateRead second time
2021-02-03SenateCommittee report: Favorable Transportation
2021-01-12SenateReferred to Committee on Transportation
2021-01-12SenateIntroduced and read first time
2020-12-09SenateReferred to Committee on Transportation

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
52930(n/a)See Bill Text
575840(n/a)See Bill Text
575845(n/a)See Bill Text
577210(n/a)See Bill Text
577220(n/a)See Bill Text

South Carolina State Sources

Roll Call

Bill Comments 750