South Carolina General Assembly
125th Session, 2023-2024
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Sponsors: Reps. Taylor, Herbkersman, Yow, B.J. Cox, T. Moore, Oremus, Wooten, Sessions, Crawford, Ligon, Erickson, J.E. Johnson, Hardee, Guest, McGinnis, B. Newton, Mitchell, Forrest, Brittain, Chapman, Bradley, Caskey, Jordan, Elliott, A.M. Morgan, May, T.A. Morgan, Lawson, Carter, West, Pope, W. Newton, Bannister, Blackwell, Hiott, Hixon, Lowe, Sandifer, Thayer, Whitmire, Kilmartin and Haddon
Companion/Similar bill(s): 834
Document Path: LC-0319SA23.docx
Introduced in the House on May 4, 2023
Currently residing in the House
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
|Date||Body||Action Description with journal page number|
|5/4/2023||House||Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 94)|
|5/4/2023||House||Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry (House Journal-page 94)|
|5/9/2023||House||Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Kilmartin|
|5/17/2023||House||Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Haddon|
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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
TO AMEND THE SOUTH CAROLINA CODE OF LAWS BY AMENDING SECTION 36-1-201, RELATING TO THE DEFINITION OF "MONEY", SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT MONEY DOES NOT INCLUDE A CENTRAL BANK DIGITAL CURRENCY.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
(24) "Money" means a medium of exchange currently authorized or adopted by a domestic or foreign government. The term includes a monetary unit of account established by an intergovernmental organization or by agreement between two or more countries. "Money" does not include a central bank digital currency. For purposes of this subitem, "central bank digital currency" means digital medium of exchange, or digital monetary unit of account issued by the United States Federal Reserve System, a federal agency, a foreign government, a foreign central bank, or a foreign reserve system that is made directly available to a consumer by such entities and that is processed or validated directly by such entities.
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
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