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H 4473 General Bill, By C.L. Sturkie, R.L. Altman, J.J. Bailey, L.E. Bennett, K.S. Corbett, Cork, H.M. Hallman, Harrison, Haskins, J.H. Hodges, T.E. Huff, K.G. Kempe, S.G. Manly, Quinn, J. Rama, Riser, Sharpe, C.H. Stone, C.Y. Waites, C.C. Wells, Wilkes and D.A. Wright
    A Bill to amend the Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, by adding Chapter 44 to Title 48, so as to provide for the South Carolina Oil Spill Responders Liability Act to conform South Carolina law with the federal Oil Pollution Act of 1990 and with the law of adjacent states by providing immunity from liability for property damage caused by acts of simple negligence on the part of persons responding to oil spills and to ensure that a party causing an oil spill remains liable for removal costs and damages.
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02/26/92House Introduced and read first time HJ-39
02/26/92House Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs HJ-39

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