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S 0199 General Bill, By Grooms, Hembree, Bennett, Campbell, Verdin, Campsen, Gregory, Johnson, Setzler, Sabb, Nicholson and Scott
Summary: Peanut's Law
    A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 56-5-1535 OF THE 1976 CODE, RELATING TO SPEEDING IN WORK ZONES AND PENALTIES ASSOCIATED WITH SPEEDING IN WORK ZONES, TO DELETE THIS PROVISION AND CREATE "PEANUT'S LAW", TO PROVIDE A DEFINITION FOR THE TERMS "HIGHWAY WORK ZONE" AND "HIGHWAY WORKER", TO CREATE THE OFFENSES OF "ENDANGERMENT OF A HIGHWAY WORKER", AND TO PROVIDE PENALTIES FOR THESE OFFENSES; TO AMEND SECTION 56-1-720, RELATING TO THE POINT SYSTEM ESTABLISHED FOR THE EVALUATION OF THE DRIVING RECORD OF PERSONS OPERATING MOTOR VEHICLES, TO PROVIDE THAT "ENDANGERMENT OF A HIGHWAY WORKER" VIOLATIONS RANGE BETWEEN TWO AND SIX POINTS; AND TO REPEAL SECTION 56-5-1536 RELATING TO DRIVING IN TEMPORARY WORK ZONES AND PENALTIES FOR UNLAWFUL DRIVING IN TEMPORARY WORK ZONES.
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12/10/14Senate Prefiled
12/10/14Senate Referred to Committee on Transportation
01/13/15Senate Introduced and read first time (Senate Journal-page 127)
01/13/15Senate Referred to Committee on Transportation (Senate Journal-page 127)
03/04/15Senate Committee report: Favorable Transportation (Senate Journal-page 12)
03/05/15 Scrivener's error corrected
03/17/15Senate Amended (Senate Journal-page 26)
03/18/15 Scrivener's error corrected
04/29/15Senate Amended (Senate Journal-page 45)
04/29/15Senate Read second time (Senate Journal-page 45)
04/29/15Senate Roll call Ayes-43 Nays-3 (Senate Journal-page 45)
04/30/15Senate Read third time and sent to House (Senate Journal-page 7)
04/30/15 Scrivener's error corrected
05/05/15House Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 16)
05/05/15House Referred to Committee on Judiciary (House Journal-page 16)
05/20/15House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary
05/26/15House Amended (House Journal-page 22)
05/26/15House Read second time (House Journal-page 22)
05/26/15House Roll call Yeas-65 Nays-34 (House Journal-page 29)
05/27/15House Read third time and returned to Senate with amendments (House Journal-page 9)
05/27/15 Scrivener's error corrected



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