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H*3742 (Rat #0572, Act #0463 of 1994) General Bill, By M. McLeod, J.J. Bailey, J.M. Baxley, J. Brown, A.W. Byrd, Cato, Cooper, Davenport, D.N. Holt, Littlejohn, Moody-Lawrence, I.K. Rudnick, Scott, J.S. Shissias, Simrill, Stille, Vaughn and Wilder
    A Bill to amend the Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, by adding Section 40-59-85 so as to provide that a person making an initial application to the Residential Builders Commission for licensure as a residential builder or registration as a residential specialty contractor shall first submit to a credit report, provide for related matters, provide that the application and renewal forms for all licenses and registrations issued by the Commission shall require the applicant to list any outstanding judgments issued against him for the past five years, and provide that "misconduct" as used in Section 40-59-90 includes a pattern of repeated failure by a residential builder or residential specialty contractor to pay his labor on material bills; to designate Sections 40-59-10 through 40-59-160 as Article 1 of Chapter 59, Title 40 and entitled "Residential Home Builders Generally"; to amend the 1976 Code by adding Article 3 to Chapter 59, Title 40, so as to enact provisions for the licensing of home inspectors, including provisions for, among other things, exemptions and the imposition of civil penalties; and to amend the 1976 Code by adding Chapter 26 to Title 40 so as to enact provisions governing commercial inspectors.-amended title
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03/18/93House Introduced and read first time HJ-16
03/18/93House Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry HJ-17
04/14/93House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Labor, Commerce and Industry HJ-2
04/21/93House Amended HJ-29
04/21/93House Read second time HJ-29
04/22/93House Debate adjourned until Tuesday April 27 HJ-19
04/27/93House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-19
04/28/93Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-15
04/28/93Senate Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry SJ-15
03/29/94Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Labor, Commerce and Industry SJ-17
03/30/94Senate Amended SJ-35
03/30/94Senate Read second time SJ-36
03/30/94Senate Ordered to third reading with notice of amendments SJ-36
03/31/94Senate Read third time and returned to House with amendments SJ-13
04/06/94House Debate adjourned on Senate amendments until Thursday, April 7, 1994 HJ-26
04/21/94House Senate amendment amended HJ-65
04/21/94House Returned to Senate with amendments HJ-74
04/28/94Senate Non-concurrence in House amendment SJ-31
05/03/94House House insists upon amendment and conference committee appointed Reps. G. Bailey, Vaughn, & McLeod HJ-3
05/04/94Senate Conference committee appointed Sens. McConnell, Leatherman, Ford SJ-4
05/31/94Senate Free conference powers granted SJ-20
05/31/94Senate Free conference committee appointed Sens. McConnell, Ford, Leatherman SJ-20
05/31/94Senate Free conference report received and adopted SJ-20
06/01/94House Free conference powers rejected HJ-17
06/01/94House Free conference powers granted HJ-279
06/01/94House Free conference committee appointed Rep. G. Bailey, Vaughn & McLeod HJ-280
06/01/94House Free conference report received and adopted HJ-280
06/01/94Senate Ordered enrolled for ratification SJ-52
06/02/94 Ratified R 572
06/29/94 Signed By Governor
06/29/94 Act No. 463
06/29/94 See act for exception to or explanation of effective date
07/14/94 Copies available

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