Current Status Introducing Body:
HouseBill Number: 3699Primary Sponsor: RudnickCommittee Number: 21Type of Legislation: GBSubject: Motor vehicle licensing offices, to provide seatingResiding Body: HouseCurrent Committee: Education and Public WorksComputer Document Number: DKA/4314AL.93Introduced Date: 19930311Last History Body: HouseLast History Date: 19930311Last History Type: Introduced, read first time, referred to CommitteeScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: Rudnick G. Brown McLeod NealType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ____ ______ ____________ ______________________________ ___ ____________ 3699 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 57-3-635 SO AS TO REQUIRE THE DEPARTMENT OF HIGHWAYS AND PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION TO PROVIDE ADEQUATE SEATING FOR PERSONS WHO, BECAUSE OF THEIR AGE OR INFIRMITY, CANNOT STAND FOR LONG PERIODS OF TIME IN OFFICES IN WHICH THE DEPARTMENT REGISTERS AND LICENSES MOTOR VEHICLES.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. The 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 57-3-635. The department is required to furnish adequate seating for persons who, because of their age or infirmity, cannot stand for long periods of time in those offices which register and license motor vehicles."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.