Current Status Bill Number:
45Ratification Number: 1Act Number: 9Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: SenateIntroduced Date: 19950110Primary Sponsor: Greg SmithAll Sponsors: Greg SmithDrafted Document Number: RES9450.GSDate Bill Passed both Bodies: 19950210Date of Last Amendment: 19950201Governor's Action: SDate of Governor's Action: 19950307Subject: Georgetown Pilotage Commission
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ ------ 19950307 Act No. A9 ------ 19950307 Signed by Governor ------ 19950302 Ratified R1 House 19950210 Read third time, enrolled for ratification House 19950209 Unanimous consent for third reading on the next Legislative day House 19950209 Read second time House 19950208 Recalled from Committee 21 HEPW House 19950207 Introduced, read first time, 21 HEPW referred to Committee Senate 19950202 Read third time, sent to House Senate 19950201 Amended, read second time Senate 19950131 Committee report: Favorable with 12 SLCI amendment Senate 19950110 Introduced, read first time, 12 SLCI referred to Committee Senate 19940919 Prefiled, referred to Committee 12 SLCIView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
(A9, R1, S45)
AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 54-15-10, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE COMMISSIONERS OF PILOTAGE FOR THE PORTS OF GEORGETOWN, LITTLE RIVER, AND PORT ROYAL, SO AS TO PROVIDE FOR TERMS OF THE MEMBERS OF THE GEORGETOWN PILOTAGE COMMISSION BEGINNING FEBRUARY 1, 1995.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Terms of the members of the Georgetown Pilotage Commission
SECTION 1. Section 54-15-10 of the 1976 Code is amended to read:
"Section 54-15-10. The commissioners of pilotage for the ports of Georgetown, Little River in Horry County, and Port Royal must be appointed by the Governor, upon the recommendation of a majority of the legislative delegation of the county in which the port is located, and shall serve for two years and until their successors are appointed and qualify. Vacancies must be filled in the manner of the original appointment for the unexpired term.
Beginning February 1, 1995, at the expiration of the terms of the members of the Georgetown Pilotage Commission, the terms of the commissioners appointed initially thereafter shall be staggered, two shall serve for three years, two shall serve for two years, and two shall serve for one year. Provided, however, that at the expiration of these terms, commissioners shall be appointed to two-year terms."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Approved the 7th day of March, 1995.