Current Status Bill Number:
3597Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 19950215Primary Sponsor: WorleyAll Sponsors: WorleyDrafted Document Number: pt\1707dw.95Residing Body: HouseCurrent Committee: Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs Committee 20 HANRSubject: Solid waste recycling facility
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ House 19950215 Introduced, read first time, 20 HANR referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 44-96-75 SO AS TO PROHIBIT THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL FROM ISSUING A PERMIT TO CONSTRUCT A NEW SOLID WASTE RECYCLING FACILITY OR EXPAND AN EXISTING SOLID WASTE RECYCLING FACILITY TO THE GOVERNING BODY OF ANY COUNTY WHERE THE COUNTY IS CURRENTLY BEING SERVED BY A SIMILAR FACILITY OWNED BY A PRIVATE ENTITY.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. The 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 44-96-75. The department may not issue a permit to construct a new solid waste recycling facility or to expand an existing solid waste recycling facility to the governing body of any county where the county is currently being served by a similar solid waste recycling facility owned by a private entity."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.