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Indicates Matter Stricken
Indicates New Matter
Sponsors: Senator Campsen
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Introduced in the Senate on February 5, 2019
Introduced in the House on March 26, 2019
Currently residing in the House Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
Date Body Action Description with journal page number ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 2/5/2019 Senate Introduced and read first time (Senate Journal-page 7) 2/5/2019 Senate Referred to Committee on Fish, Game and Forestry (Senate Journal-page 7) 2/20/2019 Senate Committee report: Favorable Fish, Game and Forestry (Senate Journal-page 13) 3/20/2019 Senate Read second time (Senate Journal-page 18) 3/20/2019 Senate Roll call Ayes-41 Nays-0 (Senate Journal-page 18) 3/21/2019 Senate Read third time and sent to House (Senate Journal-page 22) 3/26/2019 House Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 9) 3/26/2019 House Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs (House Journal-page 9)
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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
February 20, 2019
S. Printed 2/20/19--S.
Read the first time February 5, 2019.
To whom was referred a Bill (S. 474) to amend Section 50-5-1705 of the 1976 Code, relating to catch limits for estuarine and saltwater finfish, to provide that it is unlawful for a person, etc., respectfully
That they have duly and carefully considered the same and recommend that the same do pass:
GEORGE E. CAMPSEN III for Committee.
TO AMEND SECTION 50-5-1705 OF THE 1976 CODE, RELATING TO CATCH LIMITS FOR ESTUARINE AND SALTWATER FINFISH, TO PROVIDE THAT IT IS UNLAWFUL FOR A PERSON TO TAKE OR HAVE IN POSSESSION MORE THAN TEN SPADEFISH IN ANY ONE DAY, NOT TO EXCEED THIRTY SPADEFISH IN ANY ONE DAY ON ANY BOAT; AND TO AMEND SECTION 50-5-1710(B) OF THE 1976 CODE, RELATING TO SIZE LIMITS FOR ESTUARINE AND SALTWATER FINFISH, TO PROVIDE THAT IT IS UNLAWFUL TO TAKE, POSSESS, LAND, SELL, PURCHASE, OR ATTEMPT TO SELL OR PURCHASE SPADEFISH OF LESS THAN FOURTEEN INCHES IN TOTAL LENGTH.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 50-5-1705 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding an appropriately lettered new subsection to read:
"( ) It is unlawful for a person to take or have in possession more than ten spadefish (Chaetodipterus faber) in any one day, not to exceed thirty spadefish in any one day on any boat."
SECTION 2. Section 50-5-1710(B) of the 1976 Code is amended by adding an appropriately numbered new item to read:
"( ) spadefish (Chaetodipterus faber) of less than fourteen inches in total length;"
SECTION 3. This act takes effect on July 1, 2019.
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