SC S0185 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly


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]


Amend Section 50-15-500, Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, Relating To The Alligator Management Program, So As To Establish That The Department Of Natural Resources Must Set Conditions For The Humane Taking And Disposition Of Alligators; To Prohibit The Taking Of Alligators From A Sanctuary Unless The Alligator Has Been Determined To Be A Nuisance; To Require The Department To Establish Specific Methods Of Humane Capture, Removal, And Disposal Of Alligator Parts; And To Expand The Scope Of Actions Violating The Provisions Of This Section To Include The Inhumane Taking, Removing, And Disposition Of An Alligator Or Alligator Parts, And To Provide That The Official Citation Issued By Enforcement Officers May Be Used To Cite Violations Of This Section.

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Alligator management program



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

Same As/Similar To

H3538 (Similar To) 2021-01-12 - Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
5015500(n/a)See Bill Text

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