Current Status Introducing Body:
HouseBill Number: 3698Primary Sponsor: RudnickCommittee Number: 21Type of Legislation: GBSubject: Street lighting system in rural areasResiding Body: HouseCurrent Committee: Education and Public WorksComputer Document Number: DKA/4313AL.93Introduced Date: 19930311Last History Body: HouseLast History Date: 19930311Last History Type: Introduced, read first time, referred to CommitteeScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: Rudnick Scott Cobb-Hunter McLeod Neal Byrd Whipper G. BrownType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ____ ______ ____________ ______________________________ ___ ____________ 3698 House 19930311 Introduced, read first time, 21 referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 57-3-645 SO AS TO PROVIDE FOR THE CIRCUMSTANCES UNDER WHICH THE DEPARTMENT OF HIGHWAYS AND PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION SHALL PROVIDE FOR A STREET LIGHTING SYSTEM IN RURAL AREAS.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. The 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 57-3-645. The department, at the request of a local governing body, shall provide for a street lighting system in rural areas represented by the local governing body where a system is needed for traffic safety and for the safety and security of residents and their property. The local governing body shall determine where a system is needed."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.