South Carolina General Assembly
122nd Session, 2017-2018

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H. 3407

STATUS INFORMATION

General Bill
Sponsors: Reps. Huggins and Martin
Document Path: l:\council\bills\gt\5233cm17.docx

Introduced in the House on January 11, 2017
Currently residing in the House Committee on Judiciary

Summary: State Parks

HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS

     Date      Body   Action Description with journal page number
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   1/11/2017  House   Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 34)
   1/11/2017  House   Referred to Committee on Judiciary 
                        (House Journal-page 34)
   2/14/2017  House   Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Martin

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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL

1/11/2017

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A BILL

TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 51-3-63 SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT A SOUTH CAROLINA RESIDENT WHO IS A CONSTABLE, RESERVE POLICE OFFICER, VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTER, OR MEMBER OF THE STATE GUARD MAY ENTER ANY STATE PARK WITHOUT CHARGE.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:

SECTION    1.    Chapter 3, Title 51 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding:

"Section 51-3-63.    A South Carolina resident who is a constable, reserve police officer, volunteer firefighter, or member of the state guard may enter any state park without charge upon presentation to the person in charge of the park an identification card or badge that verifies that he is a constable, reserve police officer, volunteer firefighter or member of the state guard."

SECTION    2.    This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.

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