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H 3683 General Bill, By Fair
    A Bill to amend Sections 56-1-1710, 56-5-165, 56-5-1555, 56-5-3720, 56-5-3740, and 56-19-10, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to the definition and operation of mopeds, so as to provide for the term moped to include cycles without pedals, increase the maximum motor capacity from one and one-half to two brake horsepower, and increase the maximum speed capability from twenty-five to thirty miles an hour; to amend Section 56-5-50, relating to the application of the Code provisions regulating traffic on highways to the operation of mopeds, so as to provide for the requirement to wear a helmet and goggles or a face shield to apply; and to amend Section 56-5-3750, relating to labeling requirements for mopeds, so as to provide for the attachment of a metal tag to the vehicle identifying it as a moped and to provide penalties for violations.
02/03/88House Introduced and read first time HJ-901
02/03/88House Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works HJ-901
04/21/88House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Education and Public Works HJ-3172
04/28/88House Objection by Rep. Blanding, McElveen & Faber HJ-3449
05/03/88House Objection withdrawn by Rep. McElveen HJ-3489
05/04/88House Amended HJ-3576
05/04/88House Debate adjourned until Thursday, May 5, 1988 HJ-3576
05/10/88House Debate adjourned until Tuesday, May 17, 1988 HJ-3637
05/17/88House Objection by Rep. Ferguson & Arthur HJ-3818
05/19/88House Objection withdrawn by Rep. Faber HJ-3908

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