Current Status Introducing Body:
SenateBill Number: 756Primary Sponsor: DrummondCommittee Number: 20Type of Legislation: GBSubject: Deer hunting, international orange to be wornResiding Body: HouseComputer Document Number: CYY/18309.SDIntroduced Date: Mar 13, 1991Date of Last Amendment: Apr 23, 1991Last History Body: HouseLast History Date: Apr 24, 1991Last History Type: Introduced, read first time, referred to CommitteeScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: DrummondType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN ---- ------ ------------ ------------------------------ --- 756 House Apr 24, 1991 Introduced, read first time, 20 referred to Committee 756 Senate Apr 23, 1991 Amended, read third time, sent to House 756 Senate Mar 27, 1991 Read second time 756 Senate Mar 21, 1991 Committee Report: Favorable 07 756 Senate Mar 13, 1991 Introduced, read first time, 07 referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
AS PASSED BY THE SENATE
April 23, 1991
S. Printed 4/23/91--S.
Read the first time March 13, 1991.
TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 50-11-375 SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT ALL PERSONS HUNTING DEER MUST WEAR A HAT, COAT, VEST, OR OTHER OUTER GARMENT WITH THE SOLID, VISIBLE COLOR OF INTERNATIONAL ORANGE.
Amend Title To Conform
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. The 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 50-11-375. All persons hunting deer, except still hunters and bow hunters in game zones 9 and 10, must wear a hat, coat, vest, or other outer garment with the solid, visible color of international orange.
Any person violating the provisions of this section is guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction, must be fined not more than two hundred dollars or imprisoned for not more than thirty days."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.