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Sponsors: Senator Cromer
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Introduced in the Senate on February 14, 2008
Introduced in the House on March 25, 2008
Currently residing in the House Committee on Education and Public Works
Summary: Special license plates
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
Date Body Action Description with journal page number ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 2/14/2008 Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-32 2/14/2008 Senate Referred to Committee on Transportation SJ-32 3/18/2008 Senate Committee report: Favorable Transportation SJ-15 3/19/2008 Senate Read second time SJ-7 3/20/2008 Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-7 3/25/2008 House Introduced and read first time HJ-24 3/25/2008 House Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works HJ-24
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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
March 18, 2008
S. Printed 3/18/08--S.
Read the first time February 14, 2008.
To whom was referred a Bill (S. 1117) to amend the Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, by adding Article 101 to Chapter 3, Title 56 so as to provide that the Department of Motor Vehicles may, etc., respectfully
That they have duly and carefully considered the same and recommend that the same do pass:
LAWRENCE K. GROOMS for Committee.
TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING ARTICLE 101 TO CHAPTER 3, TITLE 56 SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF MOTOR VEHICLES MAY ISSUE UNITED STATES ARMED SERVICES VETERANS SPECIAL LICENSE PLATES.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Chapter 3, Title 56 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding:
Section 56-3-10020. The department may issue special license plates for use on a private passenger motor vehicle, or motorcycle owned or leased by residents of this State which separately honor the United States Army, United States Navy, United States Marines Corps, United States Air Force, and the United States Coast Guard. An application for a special license plate under this section must include official military documentation that shows that the applicant was honorably discharged from the branch of military service that is depicted on the license plate. The biennial fee for the special license plate is the regular motor vehicle license plate fee contained in Article 5, Chapter 3. Only two license plates may be issued to a person."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
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