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3831Ratification Number: 339Act Number: 302Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 19990406Primary Sponsor: TownsendAll Sponsors: TownsendDrafted Document Number: l:\council\bills\gjk\20471sd99.docDate Bill Passed both Bodies: 20000518Date of Last Amendment: 20000509Governor's Action: SDate of Governor's Action: 20000526Subject: Outdoor advertising signs, political subdivisions zoning plans, Relocation of when highway project; AdvertisementsHistory Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ ______________________________________ _______ ____________ ------ 20000606 Act No. A302 ------ 20000526 Signed by Governor ------ 20000523 Ratified R339 Senate 20000518 Read third time, enrolled for ratification Senate 20000517 Read second time, notice of general amendments Senate 20000516 Introduced, read first time, placed on Calendar without reference House 20000511 Read third time, sent to Senate House 20000509 Amended, read second time House 20000504 Request for debate withdrawn by Representative J.H. Neal House 20000504 Request for debate withdrawn by Representative Mack Bales Koon House 20000503 Request for debate withdrawn by Representative Whipper House 20000503 Request for debate withdrawn by Representative Littlejohn Rodgers J. Hines Cato Emory House 20000503 Request for debate withdrawn by Representative Rhoad Whatley Fleming Stuart Knotts Clyburn Townsend Stille House 20000425 Request for debate by Representative Cato Knotts Fleming Koon Bales J.H. Neal Townsend Stuart Stille Rodgers Rhoad Littlejohn Whatley Emory Mack Whipper Clyburn J. Hines Hosey ------ 20000419 Scrivener's error corrected House 20000418 Committee report: Favorable with 21 HEPW amendment House 19990406 Introduced, read first time, 21 HEPW referred to Committee Versions of This Bill Revised on April 18, 2000 - Word format Revised on April 19, 2000 - Word format Revised on May 9, 2000 - Word format Revised on May 16, 2000 - Word format
(A302, R339, H3831)
AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 57-25-190, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO COMPENSATION FOR THE REMOVAL OF OUTDOOR ADVERTISING SIGNS, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT NOTWITHSTANDING A COUNTY OR MUNICIPAL ZONING PLAN, ORDINANCE, OR RESOLUTION, OUTDOOR ADVERTISING SIGNS CONFORMING TO THE STATE HIGHWAY ADVERTISING CONTROL ACT AND AFFECTED BY STATE HIGHWAY PROJECTS MAY BE RELOCATED PURSUANT TO SPECIFIED FEDERAL PROVISIONS OF LAW TO A POSITION WHICH IS PERPENDICULAR TO THE RIGHT OF WAY OF THE ORIGINAL SIGN SITE, OR MAY BE ALTERED SO THAT NO PORTION OF THE SIGN OVERHANGS THE RIGHT OF WAY.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Relocation of outdoor advertising signs
SECTION 1. Section 57-25-190 of the 1976 Code, as last amended by Act 181 of 1993, is further amended by adding at the end:
"(E) Notwithstanding a county or municipal zoning plan, ordinance, or resolution, outdoor advertising signs conforming to Section 57-25-110, et seq., affected by state highway projects may be relocated pursuant to the federal uniform Relocation Assistance and Real Property Acquisition Policies Act of 1970, as amended (42 U.S.C. 4601, et seq.) to a position which is perpendicular to the right of way of the original sign site, or may be altered so that no portion of the sign overhangs the right of way."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Ratified the 23rd day of May, 2000.
Approved the 26th day of May, 2000.
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