Current Status Introducing Body:
HouseBill Number: 4771Primary Sponsor: QuinnCommittee Number: 30Type of Legislation: GBSubject: Sales tax exemption, food stuffs for homelessResiding Body: HouseCurrent Committee: Ways and MeansComputer Document Number: JIC/5537HC.94Introduced Date: 19940217Last History Body: HouseLast History Date: 19940217Last History Type: Introduced, read first time, referred to CommitteeScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: Quinn Waites Cromer Allison Cobb-Hunter Whipper J. Bailey Shissias Harrison Rhoad Keyserling Stone Sturkie Wright Beatty Farr Richardson Phillips Delleney Thomas Spearman Anderson Huff Waldrop Chamblee Robinson Elliott M.O. Alexander D. Wilder Davenport Moody-Lawrence RudnickType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ____ ______ ____________ ______________________________ ___ ____________ 4771 House 19940217 Introduced, read first time, 30 referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
TO AMEND SECTION 12-36-2120, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO SALES TAX EXEMPTIONS, SO AS TO EXEMPT FROM SALES TAX FOOD STUFFS FOR THE HOMELESS OR NEEDY THAT ARE SOLD TO NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS OR SUBSEQUENTLY SOLD OR DONATED BY ONE NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION TO ANOTHER NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 12-36-2120(10) of the 1976 Code, as added by Act 612 of 1990, is amended by adding:
"(c) food stuffs, either prepared or packaged for the homeless or needy that are sold to nonprofit organizations, or food stuffs that are subsequently sold or donated by a nonprofit organization to another nonprofit organization. This subitem is only applicable to food stuffs which are eligible for purchase under the USDA food stamp program;"
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.