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A53, R58, S102
Sponsors: Senators Setzler, Knotts, Hayes, Bryant, Verdin, Mescher, Ford, Leatherman, Leventis, Campsen and Moore
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Introduced in the Senate on January 11, 2005
Introduced in the House on February 9, 2005
Passed by the General Assembly on April 28, 2005
Governor's Action: May 9, 2005, Signed
Summary: Purple Heart special license plates for motorcycles
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
Date Body Action Description with journal page number ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 12/15/2004 Senate Prefiled 12/15/2004 Senate Referred to Committee on Transportation 1/11/2005 Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-134 1/11/2005 Senate Referred to Committee on Transportation SJ-134 1/19/2005 Senate Committee report: Favorable Transportation SJ-17 1/20/2005 Senate Recommitted to Committee on Transportation SJ-13 2/2/2005 Senate Committee report: Favorable Transportation SJ-25 2/3/2005 Senate Read second time SJ-11 2/8/2005 Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-24 2/9/2005 House Introduced and read first time HJ-9 2/9/2005 House Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works HJ-9 4/20/2005 House Committee report: Favorable Education and Public Works HJ-6 4/27/2005 House Read second time HJ-95 4/28/2005 House Read third time and enrolled HJ-9 5/4/2005 Ratified R 58 5/9/2005 Signed By Governor 5/12/2005 Copies available 5/12/2005 Effective date 05/09/05 5/25/2005 Act No. 53
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(A53, R58, S102)
AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 56-3-3310, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE ISSUANCE OF SPECIAL LICENSE PLATES FOR RECIPIENTS OF THE PURPLE HEART BY THE DEPARTMENT OF MOTOR VEHICLES, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT THE DEPARTMENT MAY ISSUE THIS SPECIAL LICENSE PLATE TO PURPLE HEART RECIPIENTS WHO OWN MOTORCYCLES.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Purple Heart special license plates
SECTION 1. Section 56-3-3310 of the 1976 Code, as last amended by Act 17 of 2001, is further amended to read:
"Section 56-3-3310. The department may issue a permanent special motor vehicle license plate to a recipient of the Purple Heart for use on a private passenger motor vehicle or motorcycle. The biennial fee for the special license plate is the same as the fee provided in Article 5, Chapter 3 of this title, and not more than two license plates may be issued to a person. The application for a special plate must include proof the applicant is a recipient of the Purple Heart."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Ratified the 4th day of May, 2005.
Approved the 9th day of May, 2005.
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