South Carolina General Assembly
124th Session, 2021-2022

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H. 4161

STATUS INFORMATION

General Bill
Sponsors: Rep. Bannister
Document Path: l:\council\bills\nbd\11202dg21.docx

Introduced in the House on April 6, 2021
Currently residing in the House Committee on Ways and Means

Summary: Gaming machines and tables, prohited

HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS

     Date      Body   Action Description with journal page number
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    4/6/2021  House   Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 121)
    4/6/2021  House   Referred to Committee on Ways and Means 
                        (House Journal-page 121)

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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL

4/6/2021

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A BILL

TO AMEND SECTION 12-21-2710, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO TYPES OF GAMING MACHINES PROHIBITED BY LAW, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT THE PROHIBITION DOES NOT APPLY TO CERTAIN ITEMS THAT ARE DESIGNATED FOR USE IN OUT-OF-STATE JURISDICTIONS; AND TO AMEND SECTION 16-19-50, RELATING TO THE KEEPING OF UNLAWFUL GAMING TABLES, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT THE PROHIBITION DOES NOT APPLY TO CERTAIN ITEMS THAT ARE DESIGNATED FOR USE IN OUT OF STATE JURISDICTIONS.

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

SECTION    1.    Section 12-21-2710 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding an undesignated paragraph at the end to read:

    "This section does not apply to the development, manufacture, processing, selling, possessing, provision of technical aid, or transporting of any printed materials, gaming equipment, devices, or other materials, software, or hardware used or designated for use in out of state jurisdictions. This section may not be construed so as to prohibit communications between persons in this State and persons involved with such legal lotteries or gaming devices relative to such printed materials, equipment, devices, or other materials, software, or hardware."

SECTION    2.    Section 16-19-50 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding an undesignated paragraph at the end to read:

    "This section does not apply to the development, manufacture, processing, selling, possessing, provision of technical aid, or transporting of any printed materials, gaming equipment, devices, or other materials, software, or hardware used or designated for use in out of state jurisdictions. This section may not be construed so as to prohibit communications between persons in this State and persons involved with such legal lotteries or gaming devices relative to such printed materials, equipment, devices, or other materials, software, or hardware."

SECTION    3.    This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.

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