SC S0040 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Passed on June 1 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-06-01 - Act No. 89
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Amend Section 57-5-840, Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, Relating To Alterations By Municipalities Of State Highway Facilities, So As To Provide Use Or Restrictions Made By Municipalities On State Highway Facilities Or Rights Of Way For Municipal Utilities, Parking Or Other Purposes Are Subject To Prior Approval By The Department Of Transportation By Encroachment Permit; By Adding Section 57-5-845 So As To Provide Free And Paid Parking Restrictions On State Highway Facilities Located In Beach Communities Eligible For Beach Renourishment Funds, And To Provide For The Use Of Funds Generated From Municipal Public Beach Parking Charges; And To Amend Section 57-7-210, Relating To Obstructions In Highways, So As To Define The Term "highway" And Revise The Penalty For Violations Of This Section. - Ratified Title

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Roll Calls

2021-05-12 - House - House: Passage Of Bill (Y: 102 N: 10 NV: 4 Abs: 8) [PASS]
2021-03-31 - Senate - Senate: 2nd Reading (Y: 44 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-06-01 Act No. 89
2021-06-01 Effective date 05/24/21
2021-05-24 Signed By Governor
2021-05-18 Ratified R 101
2021-05-13HouseRead third time and enrolled
2021-05-12HouseRoll call Yeas-102 Nays-10
2021-05-12HouseRead second time
2021-05-11HouseDebate adjourned until Wed., 5-12-21
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
575840(n/a)See Bill Text
575845(n/a)See Bill Text
577210(n/a)See Bill Text

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