Current Status Introducing Body:
SenateBill Number: 695Primary Sponsor: WaddellType of Legislation: GBSubject: Capital improvement bonds, enlarge prisonsResiding Body: HouseCompanion Bill Number: 3558Computer Document Number: 436/11290.DWIntroduced Date: Feb 20, 1991Last History Body: SenateLast History Date: Feb 27, 1991Last History Type: Returned to the HouseScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: Waddell Leatherman Moore J. Verne Smith Thomas GieseType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN ---- ------ ------------ ------------------------------ --- 695 Senate Feb 27, 1991 Returned to the House 695 House Feb 27, 1991 Point of Order sustained - ordered returned to Senate 695 House Feb 27, 1991 Point of Order - Bills dealing with revenue must originate in the House 695 Senate Feb 26, 1991 Read third time, sent to House 695 Senate Feb 21, 1991 Read second time, notice of general amendments 695 Senate Feb 20, 1991 Introduced, placed on Calendar without referenceView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
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February 20, 1991
Introduced by Senators Waddell, Leatherman, Moore, J. Verne Smith, Thomas and Giese
S. Printed 2/20/91--S.
Read the first time February 20, 1991.
TO AMEND ACT 1377 OF 1968, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE AUTHORIZATION OF CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT BONDS, SO AS TO INCREASE THE INSTITUTION SIZE FROM EIGHT HUNDRED EIGHT TO ONE THOUSAND, ONE HUNDRED THIRTY BEDS IN THE MEDIUM SECURITY INSTITUTIONS TO BE CONSTRUCTED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS INSTEAD OF THE MEDIUM/MAXIMUM INSTITUTION PREVIOUSLY AUTHORIZED, AND TO PROVIDE THAT THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY INTENDS TO AUTHORIZE THE ADDITIONAL FUNDS TO COMPLETE THESE ENLARGED PENAL INSTITUTIONS IN LEGISLATION AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF ADDITIONAL CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT BONDS DURING THE 1991 SESSION OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Sub-subitems (a) and (b) of subitem (1) of item (f), Section 3, Act 1377 of 1968, as last amended by Act 622 of 1990, are further amended to read:
"(a) 808-Bed Medium/Maximum
1130-Bed Medium Security
(b) 808-Bed Medium/Maximum
1130-Bed Medium Security
SECTION 2. The State Budget and Control Board and the South carolina Department of Corrections are directed to proceed with the two institutions identified in Section 1 of this act. The increase in the size of the institutions requires an additional $9,725,000 for each facility to be completed which totals $19,450,000. It is the intent of the General Assembly to provide these additional funds during the 1991 session of the General Assembly in legislation authorizing the issuance of additional capital improvement bonds.
SECTION 3. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.