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A81, R150, S593
Sponsors: Senator Verdin
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Companion/Similar bill(s): 4052
Introduced in the Senate on April 15, 2003
Introduced in the House on April 22, 2003
Last Amended on May 29, 2003
Passed by the General Assembly on June 3, 2003
Governor's Action: June 26, 2003, Signed
Summary: Special purpose district providing water and sewer services
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
Date Body Action Description with journal page number ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 4/15/2003 Senate Introduced, read first time, placed on calendar without reference SJ-45 4/16/2003 Senate Read second time SJ-42 4/16/2003 Scrivener's error corrected 4/17/2003 Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-11 4/22/2003 House Introduced and read first time HJ-18 4/22/2003 House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-19 5/28/2003 House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary HJ-5 5/29/2003 House Amended HJ-20 5/29/2003 House Read second time HJ-20 5/29/2003 House Unanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day HJ-20 5/30/2003 House Read third time and returned to Senate with amendments HJ-3 6/3/2003 Senate Concurred in House amendment and enrolled SJ-46 6/5/2003 Ratified R 150 6/26/2003 Signed By Governor 7/7/2003 Copies available 7/7/2003 Effective date 06/26/03 7/23/2003 Act No. 81
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(A81, R150, S593)
AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 6-11-435, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO ALTERATION OF SPECIAL PURPOSE DISTRICTS RESULTING IN OVERLAP, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT, IF THE BOUNDARIES OF A SPECIAL PURPOSE DISTRICT PROVIDING WATERWORKS OR SEWER SERVICE ARE DIMINISHED, THE SPECIAL PURPOSE DISTRICT MAY CONTINUE TO PROVIDE WATER OR SEWER SERVICES OUTSIDE OF ITS DIMINISHED BOUNDARIES IN ACCORDANCE WITH ITS ENABLING LEGISLATION OR IF PROVIDED BY THE GOVERNING BODY OF THE COUNTY IN THE RESOLUTION REQUIRED BY SECTION 6-11-460 PURSUANT TO AN INTERGOVERNMENTAL AGREEMENT WITH ONE OR MORE POLITICAL SUBDIVISIONS AUTHORIZED TO PROVIDE THE WATER OR SEWER SERVICE DIRECTLY.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Special purpose district boundaries diminished, may continue to provide services
SECTION 1. Section 6-11-435 of the 1976 Code, as added by Act 516 of 1992, is amended by adding at the end:
"(C) If the boundaries of a special purpose district which provides waterworks or sewer service are diminished in accordance with this article, the special purpose district may continue to provide water or sewer services outside of its diminished boundaries (1) in accordance with its enabling legislation, or (2) if provided by the governing body of the county in the resolution required by Section 6-11-460, pursuant to an intergovernmental agreement with one or more political subdivisions authorized to provide the water or sewer service directly."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Ratified the 5th day of June, 2003.
Approved the 26th day of June, 2003.
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