South Carolina General Assembly
124th Session, 2021-2022

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S. 675

STATUS INFORMATION

General Bill
Sponsors: Senators Kimbrell, Rice, Talley, Peeler, Gambrell, Turner, Alexander, Bennett, Garrett and Cash
Document Path: l:\s-res\jk\009airl.sp.jk.docx
Companion/Similar bill(s): 360, 3706

Introduced in the Senate on March 16, 2021
Introduced in the House on April 13, 2021
Last Amended on April 7, 2021
Currently residing in the House Committee on Ways and Means

Summary: Airlines, crediting property tax

HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS

     Date      Body   Action Description with journal page number
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   3/16/2021  Senate  Introduced and read first time (Senate Journal-page 5)
   3/16/2021  Senate  Referred to Committee on Finance (Senate Journal-page 5)
   3/31/2021  Senate  Committee report: Favorable with amendment Finance 
                        (Senate Journal-page 13)
    4/1/2021          Scrivener's error corrected
    4/7/2021  Senate  Committee Amendment Adopted (Senate Journal-page 60)
    4/7/2021  Senate  Read second time (Senate Journal-page 60)
    4/7/2021  Senate  Roll call Ayes-43  Nays-0 (Senate Journal-page 60)
    4/8/2021          Scrivener's error corrected
    4/8/2021  Senate  Read third time and sent to House 
                        (Senate Journal-page 43)
   4/13/2021  House   Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 12)
   4/13/2021  House   Referred to Committee on Ways and Means 
                        (House Journal-page 12)

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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL

3/16/2021
3/31/2021
4/1/2021
4/7/2021
4/8/2021

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COMMITTEE AMENDMENT ADOPTED

April 7, 2021

S. 675

Introduced by Senators Kimbrell, Rice, Talley, Peeler, Gambrell, Turner, Alexander and Bennett

S. Printed 4/7/21--S.    [SEC 4/8/21 2:20 PM]

Read the first time March 16, 2021.

            

A BILL

TO AMEND SECTION 12-37-2460 OF THE 1976 CODE, RELATING TO THE DISPOSITION OF TAX PROCEEDS, TO CREDIT THE PROCEEDS OF TAXES TO THE STATE AVIATION FUND; TO AMEND SECTION 55-5-280(B) OF THE 1976 CODE, RELATING TO THE STATE AVIATION FUND, TO PHASE IN THE CREDITING OF THE PROCEEDS; AND TO PROVIDE THAT A PORTION OF THE REVENUES COLLECTED MUST BE USED TO OBTAIN OR DEVELOP THROUGH THE SOUTH CAROLINA AERONAUTICS COMMISSION AN AIRPORT FACILITY IN A COUNTY WITHOUT AN AIRPORT FACILITY.

Amend Title To Conform

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

SECTION    1.    Section 12-37-2460 of the 1976 Code is amended to read:

"Section 12-37-2460.    Subject to Section 55-5-280, the The proceeds collected under this article shall be paid into the general fund of the State Aviation Fund."

SECTION    2.    Section 55-5-280(B) of the 1976 Code is amended to read:

(B)(1)    In Fiscal Year 2021-2022, the first one million two hundred fifty thousand dollars in revenue from the tax levied by the State pursuant to Section 12-37-2410, et seq., must be directed to the General Fund of the State. In any fiscal year in which Fiscal Year 2021-2022, if the revenues from the tax levied by the State pursuant to Section 12-37-2410, et seq., exceeds two and one-half one million two hundred fifty thousand dollars, the revenues in excess of two and one-half one million two hundred fifty thousand dollars must be directed to the State Aviation Fund; however, any revenue in excess of five million dollars must be credited in equal amounts to the general fund and the State Aviation Fund.

(2)    In any fiscal year after 2021-2022, the revenues from the tax levied by the State pursuant to Section 12-37-2410, et seq., must be credited to the State Aviation Fund."

SECTION    3.    Revenues collected pursuant to this act and credited to the State Aviation Fund shall be used, in part, to aid counties within the State that do not have an airport facility in obtaining or developing an airport facility through the South Carolina Aeronautics Commission.

SECTION    4.    This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.

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