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S 0684 General Bill, By Saleeby, Moore, M.T. Rose, Setzler and J.V. Smith
    A Bill to amend Chapter 56, Title 44, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, by adding Article 9 so as to create the Hazardous Waste Management Research Fund to be used for research related to waste minimization and reduction and to develop a more effective and efficient method of conducting governmental response actions at uncontrolled hazardous waste sites, to provide the mechanism by which monies must be credited to the Fund, to create the South Carolina Universities Research and Education Foundation, to provide for its duties, powers, and responsibilities, to require the Foundation to submit an annual report accounting for the expenditure of funds and the results of the research program, create the Hazardous Waste Management Select Oversight Committee, to provide for its composition, duties, and responsibilities; to amend Section 44-56-160, as amended, relating to the Hazardous Waste Contingency Fund, so as to increase from ten to eighteen and thirteen to twenty-four dollars a ton the amounts from which the Fund is financed by fees imposed under the provisions of Sections 44-56-170(C) and (E); to amend Section 44-56-170, relating to reports, fees, and administration of the Fund, so as to increase from thirteen to twenty-five dollars a ton the fee imposed on hazardous wastes generated and disposed of in this State by landfilling or other means of land disposal and to increase from eighteen to thirty-five dollars a ton the minimum fee imposed on all hazardous wastes generated outside the State and received at a facility in this State.
04/18/89Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-6
04/18/89Senate Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry SJ-6
04/19/89Senate Committee report: Favorable Labor, Commerce and Industry SJ-17
04/19/89Senate Retaining place on calendar recommitted to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry SJ-18
01/11/90Senate Remove from calendar SJ-30

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