Current Status Bill Number:
524Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: SenateIntroduced Date: 19950215Primary Sponsor: LeventisAll Sponsors: LeventisDrafted Document Number: DKA\3676CM.95Residing Body: HouseCurrent Committee: Education and Public Works Committee 21 HEPWDate of Last Amendment: 19950322Subject: Coast Guard, license plates
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ House 19950328 Introduced, read first time, 21 HEPW referred to Committee Senate 19950323 Read third time, sent to House Senate 19950322 Amended, read second time Senate 19950316 Committee report: Favorable with 15 ST amendment Senate 19950215 Introduced, read first time, 15 ST referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
COMMITTEE AMENDMENT ADOPTED
March 22, 1995
S. Printed 3/22/95--S.
Read the first time February 15, 1995.
TO AMEND CHAPTER 3, TITLE 56, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO MOTOR VEHICLE REGISTRATION AND LICENSING, BY ADDING ARTICLE 62 SO AS TO PROVIDE FOR THE ISSUANCE OF SPECIAL LICENSE PLATES FOR MEMBERS OF THE UNITED STATES COAST GUARD AUXILIARY.
Amend Title To Conform
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Chapter 3, Title 56 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding:
Section 56-3-7200. The department may issue a special motor vehicle license plate to a member of the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary for a private motor vehicle registered in the member's name. Only one plate may be issued to a person. The fee for the issuance of this special plate must be the regular motor vehicle registration fee set forth in Article 5, Chapter 3 of this title which must be deposited in the state general fund and the special fee required by Section 56-3-2020 which must be deposited with the Department of Revenue. Every five years the department shall assess the cost of production, administration, and issuance of this plate and provide this information to the General Assembly.
Section 56-3-7210. The special license plate must be of the same size and general design as a regular motor vehicle license plate. The department shall imprint the special license plate with the words `United States Coast Guard Auxiliary' together with numbers the department may determine necessary."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.