Current Status Introducing Body:
SenateBill Number: 290Primary Sponsor: StilwellType of Legislation: GBSubject: Littering in municipality, feeResiding Body: HouseDate Tabled: May 22, 1991Computer Document Number: 290Introduced Date: Jan 08, 1991Last History Body: HouseLast History Date: May 22, 1991Last History Type: TabledScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: StilwellType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN ---- ------ ------------ ------------------------------ --- 290 House May 22, 1991 Tabled 290 House May 14, 1991 Debate adjourned until Wednesday, May 22 290 House May 09, 1991 Read second time 290 House May 01, 1991 Committee Report: Favorable 20 290 House Mar 28, 1991 Introduced, read first time, 20 referred to Committee 290 Senate Mar 26, 1991 Read third time, sent to House 290 Senate Mar 21, 1991 Read second time 290 Senate Mar 20, 1991 Committee Report: Favorable 11 290 Senate Jan 08, 1991 Introduced and read first 11 time, referred to Committee 290 Senate Nov 05, 1990 Prefiled, referred to 11 CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
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May 1, 1991
S. Printed 5/1/91--H.
Read the first time March 28, 1991.
To whom was referred a Bill (S. 290), 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:
L. EDWARD BENNETT, 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 IF A PERSON IS CONVICTED OR PLEADS GUILTY OR NOLO CONTENDERE IN MUNICIPAL COURT, THE FEE MUST BE REMITTED TO THE MUNICIPALITY.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 16-11-700(D) of the 1976 Code, as last amended by Act 530 of 1988, is further amended to read:
"(D) In addition to the fines provided for in subsection (C) of this section, a fee of twenty-five dollars is assessed to all persons convicted or pleading guilty or nolo contendere for violating the provisions of this section. If the violation occurred within the corporate limits of a municipality, This the fee goes to the county general fund of the municipality, or if the violation occurred within an unincorporated area of the county, the fee goes to the general fund of the county. and The fee must be used to defray the cost of supervising those persons who have been ordered to do public service pursuant to the provisions of this section."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.