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H*3052 (Rat #0287, Act #0188 of 1989) General Bill, By Kirsh
    A Bill to amend the Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, by adding Article 23 to Chapter 21, Title 12, so as to provide for the regulation of the game of bingo by the Tax Commission, the terms and manner of playing the game, exceptions, classes of licenses for playing the game, a tax according to the class of license, who may conduct the game, the handling of proceeds, reporting of receipts, bonding requirements, a procedure for appeal of revocation of the license, inspection authority by the Commission, disposition of revenues from the game, regulation of prizes awarded to winners of bingo, and penalties for violations; to amend Section 12-54-90, relating to revocation of a license by the Commission, so as to authorize the Commission to notify, by certified mail or personal service, a person whose license is revoked; and to repeal Sections 12-21-2580 through 12-21-2630 and Chapter 17 of Title 52 relating to the requirements for sponsoring bingo games, requiring an annual license and an admission tax for these games, providing for bonding of the operation of these games, and for the disposition of the revenue derived from the provisions of Sections 12-21-2590 and 12-21-2600, and the definition of the terms and manner of playing the game of bingo and the definition of which organizations may conduct the game.-amended title
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12/21/88House Prefiled
12/21/88House Referred to Committee on Ways and Means
01/10/89House Introduced and read first time HJ-37
01/10/89House Referred to Committee on Ways and Means HJ-37
01/25/89House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Ways and Means HJ-4
01/31/89House Debate adjourned until Wednesday, February 1, 1989 HJ-11
02/01/89House Amended HJ-32
02/01/89House Debate adjourned until Tuesday, February 7, 1989 HJ-33
02/07/89House Objection by Rep. McEachin & Nettles HJ-23
02/07/89House Debate adjourned until Wednesday, February, 8, 1989 HJ-23
02/08/89House Amended HJ-22
02/08/89House Debate interrupted HJ-37
02/09/89House Objection by Rep. Beasley, Haskins, Fair, Jaskwhich, Clyborne, Chamblee, HJ-12
02/09/89House Objection by Rep. Wells, McGinnis, Vaughn, and Blandin HJ-12
02/09/89House Read second time HJ-39
02/22/89House Objection withdrawn by Rep. Haskins HJ-35
02/22/89House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-37
02/23/89Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-15
02/23/89Senate Referred to Committee on Finance SJ-16
05/12/89Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Finance SJ-10
05/24/89Senate Read second time SJ-52
05/24/89Senate Ordered to third reading with notice of amendments SJ-52
05/31/89Senate Amended SJ-10
05/31/89Senate Read third time and returned to House with amendments SJ-30
06/01/89House Concurred in Senate amendment and enrolled HJ-12
06/02/89 Ratified R 287
06/06/89 Signed By Governor
06/06/89 Act No. 188
06/06/89 See act for exception to or explanation of effective date
06/19/89 Copies available

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