Current Status Bill Number:
1188Ratification Number: 431Act Number: 415Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: SenateIntroduced Date: 19980414Primary Sponsor: PassailaigueAll Sponsors: Passailaigue and McConnellDrafted Document Number: res1674.elpCompanion Bill Number: 5026Date Bill Passed both Bodies: 19980603Governor's Action: SDate of Governor's Action: 19980609Subject: Ashley River Road Scenic Byway designated, Church Creek Bridge; Charleston County, Highways and Streets
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ ------ 19980630 Act No. A415 ------ 19980609 Signed by Governor ------ 19980604 Ratified R431 House 19980603 Read third time, enrolled for ratification House 19980602 Read second time House 19980528 Recalled from Committee 21 HEPW House 19980421 Introduced, read first time, 21 HEPW referred to Committee Senate 19980416 Read third time, sent to House Senate 19980415 Read second time, unanimous consent for third reading on Thursday, 19980416 Senate 19980415 Recalled from Committee 15 ST Senate 19980414 Introduced, read first time, 15 ST referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
(A415, R431, S1188)
AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 23, TITLE 57, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO HIGHWAY BEAUTIFICATION AND SCENIC ROUTES, BY ADDING ARTICLE 6, SO AS TO DESIGNATE SOUTH CAROLINA HIGHWAY 61, FROM CHURCH CREEK BRIDGE AND TEN MILES NORTH, A SCENIC BYWAY AND TO MAKE THE DESIGNATED HIGHWAY SUBJECT TO THE OUTDOOR ADVERTISING ACT.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Ashley River Road Scenic Byway
SECTION 1. Chapter 23, Title 57 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding:
Section 57-23-230. (A) That portion of South Carolina Highway 61, beginning at Church Creek Bridge and extending for a distance of ten miles north of the bridge, is hereby designated a South Carolina Scenic Byway. Ashley River Road Scenic Byway shall be subject to the rules and regulations promulgated by the South Carolina Department of Transportation and the South Carolina Scenic Highways Committee for Scenic Byways pursuant to Sections 57-3-110 and 57-23-60.
(B) The department shall install appropriate markers and signs to implement this designation. All off-premises outdoor advertising is prohibited on that portion of South Carolina Highway 61 designated as a scenic byway.
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Approved the 9th day of June, 1998.