South Carolina General Assembly
123rd Session, 2019-2020

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H. 4336

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General Bill
Sponsors: Reps. Felder, Allison, Willis, Bennett, Whitmire, Govan, Kirby, Loftis, Cobb-Hunter, Jefferson, Ott, B. Newton, Trantham, Dillard, Gilliam, Hiott, Hixon, Sandifer, Simrill and White
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Introduced in the House on March 27, 2019
Currently residing in the House Committee on Education and Public Works

Summary: Commercial vehicle driver qualifications

HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS

     Date      Body   Action Description with journal page number
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   3/27/2019  House   Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 96)
   3/27/2019  House   Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works 
                        (House Journal-page 96)

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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL

3/27/2019

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A BILL

TO AMEND SECTION 56-1-2150, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE QUALIFICATIONS A PERSON MUST POSSESS TO DRIVE A COMMERCIAL MOTOR VEHICLE, SO AS TO PROVIDE A PERSON WHO HAS A COMMERCIAL DRIVER LICENSE IS PRESUMED TO POSSESS THE QUALIFICATIONS TO DRIVE A COMMERCIAL MOTOR VEHICLE.

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

SECTION    1.    Section 56-1-2150 is amended to read:

"Section 56-1-2150.    A person may is presumed to possess the qualifications necessary to be hired and entrusted to drive a commercial motor vehicle if the person has a commercial driver license issued by a state in accordance with the minimum federal standards for the issuance of commercial motor vehicle driver licenses, if the person's license is not suspended, revoked, or cancelled and if the person is not disqualified from driving a commercial motor vehicle."

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

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