Current Status Bill Number:
929Ratification Number: 446Act Number: 412Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: SenateIntroduced Date: 19960109Primary Sponsor: McConnellAll Sponsors: McConnell, Ryberg, WilsonDrafted Document Number: PFM\7598DW.96Date Bill Passed both Bodies: 19960523Date of Last Amendment: 19960423Governor's Action: SDate of Governor's Action: 19960604Subject: Annexation of freeholder's property by municipality
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ ------ 19960621 Act No. A412 ------ 19960604 Signed by Governor ------ 19960530 Ratified R446 House 19960523 Read third time, enrolled for ratification House 19960522 Read second time House 19960522 Reconsidered vote whereby debate was adjourned House 19960522 Debate adjourned until Thursday, 19960523 House 19960521 Debate adjourned until Wednesday, 19960522 House 19960515 Committee report: Favorable 25 HJ House 19960430 Introduced, read first time, 25 HJ referred to Committee Senate 19960425 Read third time, sent to House Senate 19960423 Amended, read second time, ordered to third reading with notice of general amendments Senate 19960417 Committee report: Favorable with 11 SJ amendment Senate 19960109 Introduced, read first time, 11 SJ referred to Committee Senate 19951010 Prefiled, referred to Committee 11 SJView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
(A412, R446, S929)
AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 5-3-40, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO AGREEMENT UPON TERMS OF CONSOLIDATION, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT WHEN THE CORPORATE LIMITS OF ANY MUNICIPALITY ARE ENLARGED BY INCLUSION OF TERRITORY OF ANOTHER ADJACENT MUNICIPALITY IN WHOLE OR IN PART, THE GOVERNING BODIES OF THE MUNICIPALITIES MAY, AFTER PUBLIC HEARING, STIPULATE AND AGREE UPON TERMS OF CONSOLIDATION OR BOUNDARY ADJUSTMENT BY ORDINANCE ADOPTED BY EACH MUNICIPALITY.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Annexation of portion of another municipality
SECTION 1. Section 5-3-40 of the 1976 Code is amended to read:
"Section 5-3-40. Whenever it is proposed to extend the corporate limits of any municipality by inclusion of territory of another adjacent municipality in whole or in part, the governing bodies of the municipalities may, after public hearing, stipulate and agree upon terms of consolidation or boundary adjustment by ordinance adopted by each municipality, which shall be binding upon the enlarged municipality, and the consolidation or adjustment shall be effective on the date of adoption of the final ordinance."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Approved the 4th day of June, 1996.