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H*3116 (Rat #0505, Act #0420 of 1996) General Bill, By Cato and Meacham
    A Bill to amend Section 50-21-850, as amended, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to the requirement that persons waterskiing, surfboarding, or riding similar objects must wear a ski belt or life preserver, so as to provide that persons waterskiing or riding any object being towed by a motorized watercraft must wear certain approved personal flotation devices, and to provide for persons exempt from the above provisions; to amend Section 50-21-860, as amended, relating to restrictions on the use of airboats, so as to provide for specified areas where it is unlawful to operate airboats during certain hours; and to amend Section 5-7-140, relating to areas where the police jurisdiction and sanitation authority of municipalities bordering on the high-tide line of the Atlantic Ocean or the high-water mark of any other navigable body of water is extended, so as to provide that the corporate limits of such municipalities are extended over specified areas bordering the Atlantic Ocean or these bodies of water, and to provide that these municipalities have jurisdiction to punish individuals violating municipal ordinances in such areas.-amended title
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12/14/94House Prefiled
12/14/94House Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs
01/10/95House Introduced and read first time HJ-42
01/10/95House Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs HJ-42
01/26/95House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs HJ-6
02/01/95House Amended HJ-33
02/01/95House Read second time HJ-33
02/02/95House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-33
02/07/95Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-18
02/07/95Senate Referred to Committee on Fish, Game and Forestry SJ-18
04/17/96Senate Committee report: Favorable Fish, Game and Forestry SJ-15
05/16/96Senate Amended SJ-40
05/16/96Senate Read second time SJ-40
05/16/96Senate Ordered to third reading with notice of amendments SJ-40
05/22/96Senate Amended SJ-17
05/22/96Senate Read third time and returned to House with amendments SJ-17
05/30/96House Senate amendment amended HJ-69
05/30/96House Returned to Senate with amendments HJ-69
05/30/96Senate Concurred in House amendment and enrolled SJ-70
06/13/96 Ratified R 505
06/18/96 Signed By Governor
06/18/96 Effective date 06/18/96
07/02/96 Copies available
07/02/96 Act No. 420

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