SC S0184 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 12 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-12 - Referred to Committee on Fish, Game and Forestry
Pending: Senate Fish, Game and Forestry Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]

Summary

Amend The Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, By Adding Article 7 To Chapter 15, Title 50 Entitled The "sea Turtle Protection Act", To Provide That The Department Of Natural Resources Shall Establish Designated Coastal Areas Which Are Utilized Or Likely To Be Utilized By Sea Turtles For Nesting, To Define Necessary Terms, To Prohibit The Use Of Artificial Light To Illuminate An Area Of The Beach Designated By The Department, To Establish Requirements For Certain Types Of Lighting, And To Provide A Penalty.

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Title

Sea Turtle Protection Act

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History

DateChamberAction
2021-01-12SenateReferred to Committee on Fish, Game and Forestry
2021-01-12SenateIntroduced and read first time
2020-12-09SenateReferred to Committee on Fish, Game and Forestry
2020-12-09SenatePrefiled

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