South Carolina General Assembly
123rd Session, 2019-2020

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H. 3916

STATUS INFORMATION

General Bill
Sponsors: Reps. Murphy, Chellis, Kimmons, Simrill and Pope
Document Path: l:\council\bills\rt\17566sa19.docx
Companion/Similar bill(s): 162

Introduced in the House on February 6, 2019
Introduced in the Senate on February 28, 2019
Currently residing in the Senate Committee on Finance

Summary: Vehicle registration

HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS

     Date      Body   Action Description with journal page number
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    2/6/2019  House   Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 70)
    2/6/2019  House   Referred to Committee on Judiciary 
                        (House Journal-page 70)
   2/21/2019  House   Committee report: Favorable Judiciary 
                        (House Journal-page 116)
   2/27/2019  House   Read second time (House Journal-page 10)
   2/27/2019  House   Roll call Yeas-67  Nays-36 (House Journal-page 10)
   2/27/2019  House   Motion to reconsider tabled (House Journal-page 12)
   2/28/2019  House   Read third time and sent to Senate 
                        (House Journal-page 11)
   2/28/2019  Senate  Introduced and read first time (Senate Journal-page 10)
   2/28/2019  Senate  Referred to Committee on Finance (Senate Journal-page 10)

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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL

2/6/2019
2/21/2019

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COMMITTEE REPORT

February 21, 2019

H. 3916

Introduced by Reps. Murphy, Chellis, Kimmons, Simrill and Pope

S. Printed 2/21/19--H.

Read the first time February 6, 2019.

            

THE COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY

To whom was referred a Bill (H. 3916) to amend Section 12-37-2615, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to penalties for failure to register a motor vehicle, etc., respectfully

REPORT:

That they have duly and carefully considered the same and recommend that the same do pass:

PETER M. MCCOY, JR. for Committee.

            

A BILL

TO AMEND SECTION 12-37-2615, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO PENALTIES FOR FAILURE TO REGISTER A MOTOR VEHICLE, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT A PERSON WHO FAILS TO REGISTER A MOTOR VEHICLE IS GUILTY OF A MISDEMEANOR AND, UPON CONVICTION, MUST BE FINED FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS OR IMPRISONED FOR A PERIOD NOT TO EXCEED THIRTY DAYS, OR BOTH.

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

SECTION    1.    Section 12-37-2615 of the 1976 Code is amended to read:

"Section 12-37-2615.    Any person who violates the provisions of Section 12-37-2610 shall be deemed is guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction, shall must be fined not more than one five hundred dollars or imprisoned for a period not to exceed thirty days, or both."

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

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