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H 4159 (Rat #0382) General Bill, By  House Ways and Means
    A Bill to amend Chapter 21, Title 12, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to business license taxes, by adding Article 24 enacting the Bingo Tax Act of 1996 so as to regulate the game of bingo and provide civil and criminal penalties for violations; to amend Section 12-6-1140, as amended, relating to deductions from South Carolina taxable income for purposes of the state income tax, so as to allow the deduction of bingo prizes and winnings; to provide that all current bingo licenses expire after September 30, 1997, to save proceedings underway on October 1, 1997, and provide for their disposition under former law; to repeal Article 23, Chapter 21, Title 12, relating to bingo regulation; and to provide that the Bingo Tax Act of 1996 takes effect October 1, 1997.-amended title
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04/26/95House Introduced, read first time, placed on calendar without reference HJ-15
05/03/95House Debate adjourned HJ-75
05/03/95House Reconsidered HJ-77
05/03/95House Debate adjourned until Thursday, May 4, 1995 HJ-77
05/04/95House Amended HJ-24
05/04/95House Read second time HJ-24
05/04/95House Unanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day HJ-24
05/05/95House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-1
05/09/95Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-10
05/09/95Senate Referred to Committee on Finance SJ-10
05/24/95Senate Recalled from Committee on Finance SJ-15
05/24/95Senate Retaining place on calendar recommitted to Committee on Finance SJ-15
03/20/96Senate Committee report: Favorable Finance SJ-20
03/21/96Senate Read second time SJ-25
03/21/96Senate Ordered to third reading with notice of amendments SJ-25
04/24/96Senate Amended SJ-56
04/24/96Senate Read third time and returned to House with amendments SJ-56
05/01/96House Concurred in Senate amendment and enrolled HJ-64
05/14/96 Ratified R 382
05/20/96 Vetoed by Governor
05/22/96House Debate adjourned on veto message HJ-82
05/23/96House Debate adjourned on veto consideration until Tuesday, May 28, 1996 HJ-27
05/28/96House Debate adjourned on veto consideration until Wednesday, May 29, 1996 HJ-50
05/29/96House Debate adjourned on veto consideration until Thursday, May 30, 1996 HJ-84
05/30/96House Debate adjourned until Friday, May 31, 1996 HJ-22
06/12/96House Veto sustained Yeas-61 Nays-0 HJ-11

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