South Carolina General Assembly
123rd Session, 2019-2020

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H. 3700

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General Bill
Sponsors: Reps. Bailey, Hewitt, Hardee and Clemmons
Document Path: l:\council\bills\bh\7111cz19.docx
Companion/Similar bill(s): 369

Introduced in the House on January 22, 2019
Introduced in the Senate on February 12, 2019
Last Amended on February 7, 2019
Currently residing in the Senate Committee on Agriculture and Natural Resources

Summary: Not yet available

HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS

     Date      Body   Action Description with journal page number
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   1/22/2019  House   Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 28)
   1/22/2019  House   Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources 
                        and Environmental Affairs (House Journal-page 28)
   1/30/2019  House   Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Hardee
    2/5/2019  House   Committee report: Favorable with amendment Agriculture, 
                        Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs 
                        (House Journal-page 20)
    2/6/2019  House   Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Clemmons
    2/7/2019  House   Amended (House Journal-page 19)
    2/7/2019  House   Read second time (House Journal-page 19)
    2/7/2019  House   Roll call Yeas-102  Nays-0 (House Journal-page 20)
   2/12/2019  House   Read third time and sent to Senate 
                        (House Journal-page 17)
   2/12/2019  Senate  Introduced and read first time (Senate Journal-page 6)
   2/12/2019  Senate  Referred to Committee on Agriculture and Natural 
                        Resources (Senate Journal-page 6)

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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL

1/22/2019
2/5/2019
2/7/2019

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AMENDED

February 7, 2019

H. 3700

Introduced by Reps. Bailey, Hewitt, Hardee and Clemmons

S. Printed 2/7/19--H.

Read the first time January 22, 2019.

            

A BILL

TO AMEND SECTION 48-39-290, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE PROHIBITION ON EROSION CONTROL STRUCTURES OR DEVICES SEAWARD OF THE SETBACK LINE, SO AS TO ALLOW FOR THE PLACEMENT OF SHORELINE PERPENDICULAR WINGWALLS THAT EXTEND LANDWARD FROM THE ENDS OF EXISTING EROSION CONTROL STRUCTURES OR DEVICES.

Amend Title To Conform

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:

SECTION    1.    Section 48-39-290(B)(2)(a) of the 1976 Code is amended to read:

"(a)    No new erosion control structures or devices are allowed seaward of the setback line except:

(i)    structures or devices to protect a public highway which that existed on the effective date of this act June 25, 1990; and

(ii)    shoreline perpendicular wingwalls that extend landward at a 90 degree angle from the ends of existing erosion control structures or devices that are consistent in height with the existing erosion control structures to which they are attached, subject to any special conditions imposed by the department."

SECTION    2.    This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.

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