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A370, R441, S680
Sponsors: Senators Sheheen and Ryberg
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Introduced in the Senate on March 30, 2005
Introduced in the House on March 22, 2006
Last Amended on June 1, 2006
Passed by the General Assembly on June 1, 2006
Governor's Action: June 9, 2006, Signed
Summary: Gasoline and diesel fuel
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
Date Body Action Description with journal page number ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 3/30/2005 Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-12 3/30/2005 Senate Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry SJ-12 3/2/2006 Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Labor, Commerce and Industry SJ-10 3/15/2006 Senate Amended SJ-33 3/16/2006 Senate Read second time SJ-10 3/16/2006 Scrivener's error corrected 3/21/2006 Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-15 3/22/2006 House Introduced and read first time HJ-7 3/22/2006 House Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs HJ-7 4/19/2006 House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs HJ-4 4/25/2006 House Debate adjourned HJ-49 4/25/2006 House Debate adjourned HJ-73 4/25/2006 House Debate adjourned until Tuesday, May 2, 2006 HJ-110 5/2/2006 House Requests for debate-Rep(s). Simrill, Altman, Kennedy, Kirsh, Anthony, J Brown, Chellis, Hinson, Duncan, Witherspoon, Mahaffey, R Brown, Ballentine, and Merrill HJ-26 5/4/2006 House Debate adjourned until Tuesday, May 9, 2006 HJ-120 5/10/2006 House Amended HJ-92 5/10/2006 House Read second time HJ-94 5/10/2006 House Roll call Yeas-100 Nays-0 HJ-94 5/11/2006 House Read third time and returned to Senate with amendments HJ-72 5/17/2006 Senate House amendment amended SJ-47 5/17/2006 Senate Returned to House with amendments SJ-47 5/18/2006 Scrivener's error corrected 5/24/2006 House Non-concurrence in Senate amendment HJ-33 5/25/2006 Senate Senate insists upon amendment and conference committee appointed Ryberg, Grooms, and Sheheen SJ-178 5/25/2006 House Conference committee appointed Reps. Duncan, Umphlett, and Funderburk HJ-73 5/30/2006 Senate Conference report adopted SJ-64 6/1/2006 House Conference report received and adopted HJ-53 6/1/2006 House Ordered enrolled for ratification HJ-54 6/7/2006 Ratified R 441 6/9/2006 Signed By Governor 6/16/2006 Copies available 6/16/2006 Effective date 06/09/06 6/23/2006 Act No. 370
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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
(A370, R441, S680)
AN ACT TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 39-41-295 SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT MOTOR FUEL MAY BE DISPENSED AT UNATTENDED SERVICE STATIONS IF THE DISPENSING DEVICE HAS AN AUTOMATIC SHUT-OFF VALVE THAT IS ACTIVATED WHEN THE SALE REACHES THIRTY GALLONS AND TO REQUIRE THE DISPENSING DEVICE TO BE EQUIPPED WITH EMERGENCY CONTROLS AND THE SERVICE STATION WITH FIRE EXTINGUISHERS.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Motor fuel dispensing at unattended service stations
SECTION 1. Chapter 41, Title 39 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 39-41-295. Notwithstanding Section 39-41-260, or any other provision of law, motor fuel, as defined in Section 12-28-110(39), may be dispensed at an unattended service station if the dispensing device has an automatic shut-off valve that is activated when the sale of the motor fuel reaches thirty gallons. In addition, the dispensing device shall be equipped with emergency controls pursuant to Chapter 22, Section 2204.3.3 of the International Fire Code. The service station shall be equipped with a 2A-20B-C fire extinguisher within seventy-five feet of the pump as required in Chapter 22, Section 2205.5 of the International Fire Code."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Ratified the 7th day of June, 2006.
Approved the 9th day of June, 2006.
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