Current Status Introducing Body:
SenateBill Number: 1412Primary Sponsor: WilsonType of Legislation: GBSubject: Littering includes cigarette buttsResiding Body: SenateComputer Document Number: JIC/6338.HCIntroduced Date: Mar 19, 1992Last History Body: SenateLast History Date: Apr 08, 1992Last History Type: Read second time, notice of general amendmentsScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: Wilson Thomas Giese BryanType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN ---- ------ ------------ ------------------------------ --- 1412 Senate Apr 08, 1992 Read second time, notice of general amendments 1412 Senate Apr 01, 1992 Committee Report: Favorable 11 1412 Senate Mar 19, 1992 Introduced, read first time, 11 referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
April 1, 1992
Introduced by SENATORS Wilson, Thomas, Giese and Bryan
S. Printed 4/1/92--S.
Read the first time March 19, 1992.
To whom was referred a Bill (S. 1412), to amend Section 16-11-700, as amended, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to the offense of littering, etc., respectfully
That they have duly and carefully considered the same, and recommend that the same do pass:
JAMES E. BRYAN, JR., for Committee.
TO AMEND SECTION 16-11-700, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE OFFENSE OF LITTERING, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT LITTER INCLUDES CIGARETTES AND CIGARETTE BUTTS.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 16-11-700 of the 1976 Code, as last amended by Act 63 of 1991, is further amended by adding an appropriately lettered subsection to read:
"( ) For purposes of the offenses established by this section, litter includes cigarettes and cigarette butts."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.