South Carolina General Assembly
119th Session, 2011-2012
Legislation Introduced into the Senate

INTRODUCTION OF BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS

FOR APRIL 12, 2012

S. 1433 (Word version) -- Senator Sheheen: A JOINT RESOLUTION TO ESTABLISH A DEED OF TRUST STUDY COMMITTEE TO DETERMINE THE EFFICACY AND FEASIBILITY OF UTILIZING A DEED OF TRUST RATHER THAN A MORTGAGE FOR A FORECLOSURE SECURITY INSTRUMENT, AND TO PROVIDE FOR THE DUTIES AND MEMBERSHIP OF THE STUDY COMMITTEE.
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Read the first time and referred to the Committee on Banking and Insurance.

S. 1434 (Word version) -- Senators Alexander, L. Martin, Matthews, Peeler and Verdin: A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION TO CONGRATULATE THE PRESIDENT AND THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES, THE AMERICAN PEOPLE AND THE CITIZENS OF SOUTH CAROLINA ON THE ONE HUNDRED FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY OF THE PASSAGE OF THE MORRILL ACT LEGISLATION, WHICH PROVIDED STATES WITH INCENTIVES TO BUILD A SYSTEM OF HIGHER EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES AND TO BUILD AMERICAN RESEARCH CAPACITY BY HARNESSING THE NATION'S RESERVOIR OF INTELLECTUAL CAPITAL.
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The Concurrent Resolution was adopted, ordered sent to the House.

S. 1435 (Word version) -- Senators Land, Setzler, Pinckney, Massey, Cromer and Nicholson: A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 12-10-85, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO RURAL INFRASTRUCTURE FUND GRANTS, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT GRANTS ALSO MAY BE AWARDED TO COUNTIES, AND MUNICIPALITIES LOCATED WITHIN COUNTIES, WITH A POPULATION OF LESS THAN FORTY THOUSAND.
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Read the first time and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S. 1436 (Word version) -- Senator Knotts: A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 61-6-20, RELATING TO THE ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CONTROL ACT, TO ADD THE DEFINITION OF "TAVERN" OR "BAR"; TO ADD SECTION 61-6-1615 TO REQUIRE FOOD SERVICE ESTABLISHMENTS AND TAVERNS OR BARS TO SUBMIT TO THE DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE A STATEMENT OF THE PERCENTAGE OF INCOME FROM FOOD SERVICE AND FROM ALCOHOL SALES; TO ADD SECTION 61-6-1617 TO REQUIRE THE POSTING OF APPROPRIATE SIGNAGE PROHIBITING THE CARRYING OF A WEAPON INTO A TAVERN OR BAR; AND TO AMEND SECTION 16-23-465, RELATING TO THE ADDITIONAL PENALTY FOR THE UNLAWFUL CARRYING TO OF A WEAPON ONTO THE PREMISES OF A BUSINESS SELLING ALCOHOL FOR ON-PREMISES CONSUMPTION, TO PROVIDE THAT IS NOT UNLAWFUL FOR A PERSON WITH A CONCEALED WEAPONS PERMIT TO CARRY A CONCEALED WEAPON INTO A FOOD SERVICE ESTABLISHMENT.
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Read the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

S. 1437 (Word version) -- Senators Lourie, Land, L. Martin, Setzler and Thomas: A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE AND HONOR LLOYD I. HENDRICKS OF COLUMBIA, PRESIDENT AND CEO OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA BANKERS ASSOCIATION, UPON THE OCCASION OF HIS RETIREMENT AND TO WISH HIM CONTINUED SUCCESS AND FULFILLMENT IN ALL HIS FUTURE ENDEAVORS.
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The Concurrent Resolution was adopted, ordered sent to the House.

S. 1438 (Word version) -- Senators Lourie, Alexander, Sheheen, Courson, Nicholson and Hutto: A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING CHAPTER 84 TO TITLE 44 SO AS TO CREATE THE COMMISSION ON HUNGER WITHIN AND STAFFED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL AND TO PROVIDE FOR ITS MEMBERS, POWERS, AND DUTIES.
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Senator LOURIE spoke on the Bill.

Read the first time and referred to the Committee on Medical Affairs.

Last Updated: April 12, 2012 at 2:13 PM