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H*3540 (Rat #0464, Act #0420 of 1986) General Bill, By  House Labor, Commerce and Industry
    A Bill to amend Section 40-21-10, as amended, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to engineers and land surveyors, so as to change the definition of "practice of land surveying" so as to expand the definition, include the work a Tier B land surveyor may perform and define the term "ABET" as meaning the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology; to amend the 1976 Code by adding Section 40-21-195 so as to establish the qualification for a Tier B land surveyor; to amend Section 40-21-200, as amended, relating to the qualifications of a land surveyor, so as to establish the qualifications of a Tier A land surveyor; to amend Section 40-21-206, relating to the qualifications for a surveyor-in-training, so as to require that applicants must meet the standards of the Accreditation Board for Engineers and Technology and to delete the requirement that an applicant must be a graduate of a high school or possess a State Equivalency Certificate; to provide that any person registered as a surveyor-in-training under the provisions of Chapter 21 of Title 40 as it existed prior to the effective date of this Act or who may be registered or who can provide evidence satisfactory to the Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors may be registered as a Tier A land surveyor by passing the written or written and oral examinations in the principles and practices in Tier A of land surveying as may be provided by the Board; and to provide that the Board shall promulgate regulations effectuating the provisions of this Act.
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02/25/86House Introduced, read first time, placed on calendar without reference HJ-921
02/27/86House Read second time HJ-1025
02/27/86House Reconsidered HJ-1026
02/27/86House Debate adjourned HJ-1026
03/04/86House Objection by Rep. Gregory, Simpson & Klapman HJ-1135
03/04/86House Objection withdrawn by Rep. Gregory HJ-1138
03/04/86House Read second time HJ-1138
03/05/86House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-1196
03/06/86Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-843
03/06/86Senate Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry SJ-843
04/22/86Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Labor, Commerce and Industry SJ-2227
04/24/86Senate Amended SJ-2311
04/24/86Senate Read second time SJ-2316
04/24/86Senate Unanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day SJ-2316
04/25/86Senate Read third time SJ-2340
04/25/86Senate Returned SJ-2340
04/29/86House Concurred in Senate amendment and enrolled HJ-2633
05/07/86 Ratified R 464
05/13/86 Signed By Governor
05/13/86 Effective date 05/13/86
05/13/86 Act No. 420
05/20/86 Copies available

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