Current Status Bill Number:
604Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: SenateIntroduced Date: 19950307Primary Sponsor: GieseAll Sponsors: GieseDrafted Document Number: bbm\9946jm.95Residing Body: HouseCurrent Committee: Labor, Commerce and Industry Committee 26 HLCIDate of Last Amendment: 19960423Subject: Passenger vans owned by local chapter of Blind
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ House 19960425 Introduced, read first time, 26 HLCI referred to Committee Senate 19960424 Read third time, sent to House Senate 19960423 Amended, read second time, unanimous consent for third reading on Wednesday, 19960424 Senate 19960416 Committee report: Favorable with 02 SBI amendment Senate 19950307 Introduced, read first time, 02 SBI referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
COMMITTEE AMENDMENT ADOPTED
April 23, 1996
S. Printed 4/23/96--S.
Read the first time March 7, 1995.
TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 38-77-114 SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT PASSENGER VANS OWNED OR OPERATED BY LOCAL CHAPTERS OF THE NATIONAL FEDERATION OF THE BLIND OF SOUTH CAROLINA MUST BE INSURED FOR MINIMUM AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE COVERAGES AT THE SAME STANDARD RATES AS ANY COMPARABLE PASSENGER VAN OWNED OR OPERATED BY ANY STATE AGENCY, AND REQUIRE THE DIRECTOR OF THE DEPARTMENT OF INSURANCE TO ENFORCE THESE PROVISIONS BY APPROPRIATE REGULATIONS, RULINGS, OR ORDERS.
Amend Title To Conform
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. The 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 38-77-114. Every passenger van owned or operated by any local chapter of the National Federation of the Blind of South Carolina must be insured for minimum automobile insurance coverages at the same standard rates as any comparable fifteen passenger church bus.
The Director of the Department of Insurance shall enforce the provisions of this section by appropriate regulations, rulings, or orders."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon the approval of the Governor.