Current Status Introducing Body:
SenateBill Number: 983Primary Sponsor: RoseCommittee Number: 06Type of Legislation: GBSubject: Property tax notice, county imposing user feeResiding Body: SenateCurrent Committee: FinanceComputer Document Number: JIC/5226HC.94Introduced Date: 19940111Last History Body: SenateLast History Date: 19940111Last History Type: Introduced, read first time, referred to CommitteeScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: RoseType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ____ ______ ____________ ______________________________ ___ ____________ 983 Senate 19940111 Introduced, read first time, 06 referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 6-1-60 SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT A COUNTY OR MUNICIPALITY IMPOSING A USER FEE WHICH IS BILLED ON AN AD VALOREM TAX NOTICE MAY BY ORDINANCE PROVIDE THAT AN UNPAID USER FEE CONSTITUTES A LIEN ON THE TAXABLE PROPERTY WHICH MAY BE ENFORCED AND COLLECTED AS PROPERTY TAXES ARE ENFORCED AND COLLECTED.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Chapter 1, Title 6 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 6-1-60. A county or municipality imposing a user fee which is billed on an ad valorem property tax notice may by ordinance provide that an unpaid user fee constitutes a lien on the property that is the subject of the tax notice which may be enforced and collected as property taxes are enforced and collected. Upon the effective date of the ordinance, the user fee may be collected in the same manner that property taxes are enforced and collected."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.