South Carolina General Assembly
124th Session, 2021-2022

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S. 500

STATUS INFORMATION

General Bill
Sponsors: Senators Scott, Loftis, Kimbrell, Allen and Stephens
Document Path: l:\council\bills\rt\17955wab21.docx

Introduced in the Senate on January 28, 2021
Introduced in the House on April 13, 2021
Last Amended on March 31, 2021
Passed by the General Assembly on May 5, 2021

Summary: Architectural Examiners Board

HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS

     Date      Body   Action Description with journal page number
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   1/28/2021  Senate  Introduced and read first time (Senate Journal-page 4)
   1/28/2021  Senate  Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry 
                        (Senate Journal-page 4)
   3/30/2021  Senate  Committee report: Favorable with amendment Labor, 
                        Commerce and Industry (Senate Journal-page 4)
   3/31/2021  Senate  Committee Amendment Adopted (Senate Journal-page 65)
    4/7/2021  Senate  Read second time (Senate Journal-page 36)
    4/7/2021  Senate  Roll call Ayes-41  Nays-0 (Senate Journal-page 36)
    4/8/2021  Senate  Read third time and sent to House 
                        (Senate Journal-page 29)
   4/13/2021  House   Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 8)
   4/13/2021  House   Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry 
                        (House Journal-page 8)
   4/29/2021  House   Committee report: Favorable Labor, Commerce and Industry 
                        (House Journal-page 78)
    5/4/2021  House   Read second time (House Journal-page 108)
    5/4/2021  House   Roll call Yeas-98  Nays-0 (House Journal-page 108)
    5/5/2021  House   Read third time and enrolled (House Journal-page 7)

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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL

1/28/2021
3/30/2021
3/31/2021
4/29/2021

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COMMITTEE REPORT

April 29, 2021

S. 500

Introduced by Senators Scott, Loftis, Kimbrell, Allen and Stephens

S. Printed 4/29/21--H.

Read the first time April 13, 2021.

            

THE COMMITTEE ON

LABOR, COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY

To whom was referred a Bill (S. 500) to amend Section 40-3-290, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to persons and activities exempt from licensure or regulation by the Board of Architectural, etc., respectfully

REPORT:

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

WILLIAM E. SANDIFER III for Committee.

            

A BILL

TO AMEND SECTION 40-3-290, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO PERSONS AND ACTIVITIES EXEMPT FROM LICENSURE OR REGULATION BY THE BOARD OF ARCHITECTURAL EXAMINERS, SO AS TO REVISE AN EXEMPTION FOR PLANS AND SPECIFICATIONS FOR CERTAIN DWELLINGS.

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

SECTION    1.    Section 40-3-290(C)(3) of the 1976 Code is amended to read:

"(3)    a detached single-family or two-family dwelling, as defined in Group R3 of the Standard Building Code, regardless of size, with each unit having a grade level exit and sheds, storage buildings, and garages incidental to the dwelling one-family and two-family dwellings, including townhouses, in compliance with the prescriptive requirements of the South Carolina Residential Code. All other buildings and structures classified for residential occupancies or uses in the South Carolina Building Code that are beyond the scope of the South Carolina Residential Code are not exempt from the provisions of this chapter;"

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

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