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H*2758 (Rat #0255, Act #0177 of 1981) General Bill, By J.W. Graves, T.G. Mangum and T.M. Marchant
    A Bill to amend Sections 12-27-230, 12-27-240, 12-27-380, 12-27-400, 12-27-510, 12-27-520, 12-29-150, 12-29-310, 12-31-410 and 12-31-450, all as amended, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, all relating to gasoline and other motor fuel taxes, so as to increase the tax two cents per gallon, make other tax adjustments and further provide for the distribution of the tax revenue; to amend Act 197 of 1979, relating to motor fuel taxes including gasohol, so as to provide that the proceeds of the gasohol tax shall be turned over to the Department of Highways and Public Transportation; to amend Section 56-3-660, as amended, relating to registration and license fees for property carrying vehicles, so as to increase such fees; to amend Chapter 27 of Title 12 by adding Section 12-27-265 so as to exempt motor fuel used by commercial shrimp boats from the gasoline tax; to provide that trucking companies shall not pay more than fifty percent of the difference between payload scale and gross weight scale for 1982; to amend Chapter 3 of Title 56, relating to motor vehicles by adding Section 56-3-215 so as to authorize the issuance of forty-five day permits for operation of out of state registered trucks used for harvesting and transporting seasonal crops; to amend Section 12, Part II of Act 517 of 1980, relating to legislative spending limits, so as to redefine the term "state expenditures"; to provide for a Legislative Audit Council audit of certain phases of the functions of the Department of Highways and Public Transportation, provide for a pilot maintenance program by the Department; to amend Chapter 5 of Title 57, relating to highways and bridges by adding Section 57-5-1335 so as to require feasibility studies prior to bridge construction; to create a legislative committee to review intrabudgetary transfers by the Department of Highways and Public Transportation and require service site location reports by the Department; and to authorize expenditures for public transportation studies.-at
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04/14/81House Introduced and read first time HJ-1814
04/14/81House Referred to Committee on Ways and Means HJ-1815
04/23/81House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Ways and Means HJ-2010
04/29/81House Objection HJ-2105
07/01/81House Special order, set for Follow. 2nd read. of H-2353 (Under H-3085) HJ-3517
07/07/81House Debate interrupted HJ-3673
07/08/81House Amended HJ-3699
07/08/81House Debate interrupted HJ-3705
07/09/81House Amended HJ-3718
07/09/81House Read second time HJ-3782
07/10/81House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-3796
07/15/81Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-37
07/15/81Senate Referred to Committee on Finance SJ-37
08/11/81Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Finance SJ-22
08/11/81Senate Amended SJ-29
08/11/81Senate Read second time SJ-31
08/11/81Senate Ordered to third reading with notice of amendments SJ-31
08/12/81Senate Amended SJ-10
08/12/81Senate Read third time SJ-17
08/12/81Senate Returned SJ-17
08/12/81House Concurred in Senate amendment and enrolled HJ-4542
08/25/81House Ratified R 255 HJ-4660
08/27/81 Signed By Governor
08/27/81 Effective date 09/01/81 (Except Sec. 11-8/27/81)
08/27/81 Act No. 177
09/11/81 Copies available

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