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H*4557 (Rat #0519, Act #0449 of 1996) General Bill, By Kirsh
    A Bill to amend Chapter 21, Title 12, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to business license taxes, by adding Article 24 enacting the Bingo Tax Act of 1996 so as to regulate the game of bingo and provide civil and criminal penalties for violations; to provide that all current bingo licenses expire after September 30, 1997, to save proceedings under way on October 1, 1997, and provide for their disposition under former law; to repeal Article 23, Chapter 21, Title 12, relating to bingo regulation; and to provide that the Bingo Tax Act of 1996 takes effect October 1, 1997.-amended title
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02/07/96House Introduced and read first time HJ-8
02/07/96House Referred to Committee on Ways and Means HJ-8
04/09/96House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Ways and Means HJ-6
04/11/96House Debate adjourned until Wednesday, April 17, 1996 HJ-22
04/17/96House Amended HJ-13
04/17/96House Objection by Rep. Richardson, Mason, S. Whipper, Keyserling, McKay, Whatley & McMahand HJ-21
04/17/96House Objection withdrawn by Rep. Keyserling, Richardson, Mason, Whatley, & McMahand HJ-56
04/17/96House Read second time HJ-56
04/18/96House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-19
04/23/96Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-23
04/23/96Senate Referred to Committee on Finance SJ-23
05/29/96Senate Recalled from Committee on Finance SJ-50
05/29/96Senate Read second time SJ-50
05/29/96Senate Ordered to third reading with notice of amendments SJ-50
05/30/96Senate Amended SJ-100
05/30/96Senate Read third time and returned to House with amendments SJ-100
06/12/96House Concurred in Senate amendment and enrolled HJ-6
06/13/96 Ratified R 519
06/20/96 Became law without Governor's signature
06/20/96 Effective date 10/01/97
07/09/96 Copies available
07/09/96 Act No. 449

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