Current Status Introducing Body:
HouseBill Number: 3351Ratification Number: 312Act Number: 302Primary Sponsor: CarnellType of Legislation: GBSubject: Contractors Licensing BoardDate Bill Passed both Bodies: 19940209Computer Document Number: NO5/8817BD.93Governor's Action: SDate of Governor's Action: 19940301Introduced Date: 19930202Date of Last Amendment: 19940202Last History Body: ------Last History Date: 19940301Last History Type: Signed by GovernorScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: Carnell KlauberType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ---- ------ ------------ ------------------------------ --- ------------ 3351 ------ 19940301 Signed by Governor 3351 ------ 19940301 Act No. 302 3351 ------ 19940224 Ratified R 312 3351 House 19940209 Concurred in Senate amendment, enrolled for ratification 3351 Senate 19940203 Read third time, returned to House with amendment 3351 Senate 19940202 Amended, read second time, ordered to third reading with notice of general amendments 3351 Senate 19940201 Committee Report: Favorable 12 with amendment 3351 Senate 19930309 Introduced, read first time, 12 referred to Committee 3351 House 19930308 Read third time, sent to Senate 3351 House 19930304 Amended, read second time 3351 House 19930303 Committee Report: Favorable 26 with amendment 3351 House 19930202 Introduced, read first time, 26 referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
(A302, R312, H3351)
AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 40-11-70, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO MEETINGS OF THE STATE LICENSING BOARD FOR CONTRACTORS, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT A MAJORITY INSTEAD OF FIVE MEMBERS CONSTITUTES A QUORUM; AND SECTION 40-11-260, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE REISSUANCE BY THE BOARD OF A REVOKED LICENSE, SO AS TO PROVIDE FOR REISSUANCE BY A MAJORITY PRESENT INSTEAD OF FIVE OR MORE MEMBERS.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Quorum required for meetings for State Licensing Board for Contractors
SECTION 1. Section 40-11-70 of the 1976 Code, as last amended by Act 360 of 1992, is further amended to read:
"Section 40-11-70. The board shall meet quarterly each year once in April, January, July, and October to transact business properly before it. At the January meeting each year the board shall elect officers. Special meetings may be held at times the board may provide in its bylaws. Notice of each meeting and the time and place of it must be given to each member in the manner the bylaws provide. A majority of the appointed members of the board constitutes a quorum."
Majority members present required to reissue revoked license
SECTION 2. Section 40-11-260 of the 1976 Code, as last amended by Act 360 of 1992, is further amended to read:
"Section 40-11-260. The board may reissue a license to a person whose license has been revoked if a majority of the appointed members of the board present vote in favor of reissuance for reasons the board may deem sufficient."
SECTION 3. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Approved the 1st day of March, 1994.