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A2, R4, S132
Sponsors: Senator Mescher
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Companion/Similar bill(s): 3315
Introduced in the Senate on January 9, 2007
Introduced in the House on February 20, 2007
Last Amended on February 14, 2007
Passed by the General Assembly on February 23, 2007
Governor's Action: March 27, 2007, Signed
Summary: Arkansas blue catfish
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
Date Body Action Description with journal page number ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 12/6/2006 Senate Prefiled 12/6/2006 Senate Referred to Committee on Fish, Game and Forestry 1/9/2007 Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-83 1/9/2007 Senate Referred to Committee on Fish, Game and Forestry SJ-83 2/8/2007 Senate Committee report: Favorable Fish, Game and Forestry SJ-6 2/13/2007 Senate Read second time SJ-19 2/13/2007 Senate Reconsider vote whereby read second time SJ-19 2/14/2007 Senate Amended SJ-19 2/14/2007 Senate Read second time SJ-19 2/15/2007 Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-21 2/20/2007 House Introduced and read first time HJ-3 2/20/2007 House Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs HJ-3 2/21/2007 House Committee report: Favorable Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs HJ-3 2/22/2007 House Read second time HJ-14 2/22/2007 House Unanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day HJ-15 2/23/2007 House Read third time and enrolled HJ-3 3/22/2007 Ratified R 4 3/27/2007 Signed By Governor 3/29/2007 Copies available 3/29/2007 Effective date 03/27/07 4/17/2007 Act No. 2
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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
(A2, R4, S132)
AN ACT TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 50-13-390 SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT NO MORE THAN ONE ARKANSAS BLUE CATFISH OVER THIRTY-SIX INCHES MAY BE TAKEN FROM THE WATERS OF LAKES MARION AND MOULTRIE BY ANY ONE PERSON IN ONE DAY, AND TO PROVIDE THAT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION APPLY TO COMMERCIAL AS WELL AS RECREATIONAL FISHERMEN.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Daily limit on Arkansas blue catfish
SECTION 1. Chapter 13, Title 50 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 50-13-390. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no more than one Arkansas blue catfish over thirty-six inches may be taken from the waters of Lakes Marion and Moultrie by any one person in one day. The provisions of this section apply to commercial, as well as, recreational fishermen."
SECTION 2. The provisions of this act are repealed three years from the effective date of the act.
SECTION 3. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Ratified the 22nd day of March, 2007.
Approved the 27th day of March, 2007.
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