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H 4737
Session 123 (2019-2020) 

H 4737Next  General Bill, By Huggins, Rutherford, Wooten, Forrest, Wheeler, Hixon, 
Hill, R.Williams, Jefferson and Calhoon

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A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 50-21-870, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO PERSONAL WATERCRAFT AND BOATING SAFETY, SO AS TO INCREASE DISTANCE LIMITS BETWEEN A WATERCRAFT OPERATING IN EXCESS OF IDLE SPEED UPON CERTAIN WATERS OF THIS STATE AND A MOORED OR ANCHORED VESSEL, WHARF, DOCK, BULKHEAD, PIER, OR PERSON IN THE WATER.
Previous4737Next.htm">View full text 11/20/19 House Prefiled 11/20/19 House Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs 01/14/20 House Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 84) 01/14/20 House Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs (House Journal-page 84) 01/15/20 House Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Forrest, Wheeler 01/16/20 House Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Hixon, Hill 01/29/20 House Member(s) request name added as sponsor: R.Williams, Jefferson 01/30/20 House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs (House Journal-page 19) 02/04/20 House Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Calhoon 02/04/20 House Amended (House Journal-page 17) 02/04/20 House Read second time (House Journal-page 17) 02/04/20 House Roll call Yeas-105 Nays-4 (House Journal-page 18) 02/05/20 House Read third time and sent to Senate (House Journal-page 12) 02/05/20 Senate Introduced and read first time (Senate Journal-page 22) 02/05/20 Senate Referred to Committee on Fish, Game and Forestry (Senate Journal-page 22)


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Introduced by Reps. Huggins, Rutherford, Wooten, Forrest, Wheeler, Hixon, Hill, R. Williams, Jefferson and Calhoon

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Read the first time January 14, 2020.

            

A BILL

TO AMEND SECTION 50-21-870, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO PERSONAL WATERCRAFT AND BOATING SAFETY, SO AS TO INCREASE DISTANCE LIMITS BETWEEN A WATERCRAFT OPERATING IN EXCESS OF IDLE SPEED UPON CERTAIN WATERS OF THIS STATE AND A MOORED OR ANCHORED VESSEL, WHARF, DOCK, BULKHEAD, PIER, OR PERSON IN THE WATER.

Amend Title To Conform

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:

SECTION    1.    Section 50-21-870(B)(6) of the 1976 Code is amended to read:

"(6)(a)    operate a personal watercraft, specialty propcraft, or vessel while upon the waters of Lake Greenwood, Lake Hartwell, Lake Jocassee, Lake Keowee, Lake Marion, Lake Monticello, Lake Murray, Lake Robinson, Lake Russell, Lake Secession, Lake Thurmond, Lake Wateree, Fishing Creek Reservoir, Parr Reservoir, or the portion of the Savannah River from the Interstate 20 Savannah River Bridge to the New Savannah River Bluff Lock and Dam in excess of idle speed within one hundred feet of a moored or anchored vessel, wharf, dock, bulkhead, pier, or person in the water;

(b) operate a personal watercraft, specialty propcraft, or vessel while upon the waters of Lake Wylie in excess of idle speed within one hundred and fifty feet of a moored or anchored vessel, wharf, dock, bulkhead, pier, or person in the water; or

(c) operate a personal watercraft, specialty propcraft, or vessel while upon the all other waters of this State in excess of idle speed within 50 feet of a moored or an anchored vessel, wharf, dock, bulkhead, pier, or a person in the water, or within 100 yards of the Atlantic Ocean coast line. The prohibitions contained in this item (6) subitem do not apply to an unoccupied, moored vessel or watercraft;"

SECTION    2.    This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.

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