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S*1320 (Rat #0428, Act #0372 of 1992) General Bill, By Land, H.U. Fielding, D.L. Hinds and Passailaigue
    A Bill to amend the Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, by adding Chapter 44 to Title 48, so as to provide for the South Carolina Oil Spill Responders Liability Act to conform South Carolina law with the federal Oil Pollution Act of 1990 and with the law of adjacent states by providing immunity from liability for property damage caused by acts of simple negligence on the part of persons responding to oil spills and to ensure that a party causing an oil spill remains liable for removal costs and damages.
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02/25/92Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-6
02/25/92Senate Referred to Committee on Agriculture and Natural Resources SJ-7
03/31/92Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Agriculture and Natural Resources SJ-40
04/08/92Senate Amended SJ-33
04/08/92Senate Read second time SJ-33
04/08/92Senate Ordered to third reading with notice of amendments SJ-33
04/09/92Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-12
04/14/92House Introduced and read first time HJ-22
04/14/92House Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs HJ-22
04/15/92House Committee report: Favorable Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs HJ-4
04/29/92House Read second time HJ-251
04/30/92House Read third time and enrolled HJ-18
05/13/92 Ratified R 428
05/19/92 Signed By Governor
05/19/92 Effective date 05/19/92
05/19/92 Act No. 372
07/01/92 Copies available

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