South Carolina General Assembly
123rd Session, 2019-2020

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A78, R98, H4239

STATUS INFORMATION

General Bill
Sponsors: Rep. Hewitt
Document Path: l:\council\bills\jn\3048cz19.docx
Companion/Similar bill(s): 576

Introduced in the House on March 13, 2019
Introduced in the Senate on April 3, 2019
Last Amended on May 9, 2019
Passed by the General Assembly on May 9, 2019
Governor's Action: May 16, 2019, Signed

Summary: Trawling restriction areas

HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS

     Date      Body   Action Description with journal page number
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   3/13/2019  House   Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 26)
   3/13/2019  House   Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources 
                        and Environmental Affairs (House Journal-page 26)
   3/27/2019  House   Committee report: Favorable Agriculture, Natural 
                        Resources and Environmental Affairs 
                        (House Journal-page 26)
    4/2/2019  House   Read second time (House Journal-page 32)
    4/2/2019  House   Roll call Yeas-104  Nays-0 (House Journal-page 32)
    4/3/2019  House   Read third time and sent to Senate 
                        (House Journal-page 22)
    4/3/2019  Senate  Introduced and read first time (Senate Journal-page 12)
    4/3/2019  Senate  Referred to Committee on Fish, Game and Forestry 
                        (Senate Journal-page 12)
    5/1/2019  Senate  Committee report: Favorable Fish, Game and Forestry 
                        (Senate Journal-page 13)
    5/7/2019  Senate  Amended (Senate Journal-page 166)
    5/7/2019  Senate  Read second time (Senate Journal-page 166)
    5/7/2019  Senate  Roll call Ayes-43  Nays-0 (Senate Journal-page 166)
    5/8/2019  Senate  Read third time and returned to House with amendments 
                        (Senate Journal-page 79)
    5/9/2019  House   Senate amendment amended (House Journal-page 35)
    5/9/2019  House   Returned to Senate with amendments 
                        (House Journal-page 35)
    5/9/2019  Senate  Concurred in House amendment and enrolled 
                        (Senate Journal-page 56)
   5/13/2019          Ratified R  98
   5/16/2019          Signed By Governor
   5/31/2019          Effective date  05/16/19
    6/5/2019          Act No.  78

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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL

3/7/2019
3/27/2019
5/1/2019
5/7/2019
5/9/2019


(Text matches printed bills. Document has been reformatted to meet World Wide Web specifications.)

NOTE: THIS IS A TEMPORARY VERSION. THIS DOCUMENT WILL REMAIN IN THIS VERSION UNTIL FINAL APPROVAL BY THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL.

(A78, R98, H4239)

AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 50-5-715, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO TRAWLING RESTRICTION AREAS WITHIN THE GENERAL TRAWLING ZONE, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT A CERTAIN AREA IS CLOSED TO TRAWLING FROM MAY FIRST THROUGH SEPTEMBER FIFTEENTH AND TO REMOVE LANGUAGE CONCERNING THIS AREA.

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

General trawling zone

SECTION    1.    Section 50-5-715(B) and (C) of the 1976 Code is amended to read:

"(B)    Those areas described in subsections (A)(1) through (11) are closed to trawling from May 1 through September 15, inclusive.

(C)    Reserved."

Time effective

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

Ratified the 13th day of May, 2019.

Approved the 16th day of May, 2019.

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