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S 0161 General Bill, By T.E. Garrison
    A Bill to amend Section 50-21-110, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to reckless operation of watercraft, so as to establish the offense of boating under the influence of alcohol or drugs and provide a schedule of blood alcohol content that gives rise to presumptions and inferences of operating a watercraft under the influence, to provide implied consent by operators of watercraft to testing of bodily fluids for alcohol and drugs and to provide for the testing procedure; and to amend Section 50-21-150, as amended, relating to the punishment for operating watercraft recklessly or under the influence, so as to increase the penalties for second and subsequent offenses.
12/15/86Senate Prefiled
12/15/86Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary
01/13/87Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-97
01/13/87Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary SJ-98
04/22/87Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary SJ-1431
04/23/87Senate Amended SJ-1497
04/23/87Senate Read second time SJ-1497
04/28/87Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-1537
04/29/87House Introduced and read first time HJ-2216
04/29/87House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-2217
04/12/88House Committee report: Majority favorable with amend., minority unfavorable Judiciary HJ-2598

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