SC S0500 | 2023-2024 | 125th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 3-0)
Status: Passed on May 25 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-05-25 - Act No. 29
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #5) [HTML]


Amend The South Carolina Code Of Laws By Amending Section 38-75-485, Relating To The South Carolina Hurricane Damage Mitigation Program, So As To Establish Grant Criteria, Establish A Nonmatching Grant Formula, And To Remove A Cap On The Amount Of The Grant; By Amending Section 38-3-110, Relating To Duties Of The Director Of The Department Of Insurance, So As To Allow The Director To Provide Information Regarding Factors That May Affect Premium Rates; By Amending Section 38-73-1085, Relating To The Publication Of Representative Sample Premiums, So As To Allow The Director Or His Designee To Make Available Information That Affects Private Passenger Premium Rates; By Amending Section 38-61-80, Relating To Withdrawing From The Market, So As To Require Notice To The Director By The Insurer; And By Amending Section 38-1-20, Relating To The Definition Of "surplus Lines Insurance", So As To Include A Reference To Commercial Motor Vehicle Liability. - Ratified Title

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Roll Calls

2023-05-04 - House - House: Passage Of Bill (Y: 91 N: 0 NV: 30 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2023-02-28 - Senate - Senate: 2nd Reading (Y: 41 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [PASS]


2023-05-25 Act No. 29
2023-05-25 Effective date 05/16/23
2023-05-16 Signed By Governor
2023-05-11 Ratified R 36
2023-05-05HouseRead third time and enrolled
2023-05-04HouseUnanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day
2023-05-04HouseRoll call Yeas-91 Nays-0
2023-05-04HouseRead second time
2023-05-03HouseCommittee report: Favorable Labor, Commerce and Industry
2023-03-02HouseReferred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry
2023-03-02HouseIntroduced and read first time
2023-03-01SenateRead third time and sent to House
2023-02-28SenateRoll call Ayes-41 Nays-0
2023-02-28SenateRead second time
2023-02-28SenateCommittee Amendment Adopted
2023-02-27 Scrivener's error corrected
2023-02-22SenateCommittee report: Favorable with amendment Banking and Insurance
2023-02-08SenateReferred to Committee on Banking and Insurance
2023-02-08SenateIntroduced and read first time

Same As/Similar To

H3746 (Similar To) 2023-01-19 - Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
38120(n/a)See Bill Text
383110(n/a)See Bill Text
386180(n/a)See Bill Text
38731085(n/a)See Bill Text
3875485(n/a)See Bill Text

South Carolina State Sources

Bill Comments