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Bill Number: 3305 Ratification Number: 241 Act Number 160 Introducing Body: House Subject: Lights prohibited from vehicles in Game Zone No. 1, penalties
(A160, R241, H3305)
AN ACT TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 50-11-703 SO AS TO MAKE IT UNLAWFUL TO USE ARTIFICIAL LIGHTS FROM ANY VEHICLE OR WATER CONVEYANCE FOR THE PURPOSE OF OBSERVING OR HARASSING WILDLIFE IN GAME ZONE NO. 1 AND TO PROVIDE A PENALTY FOR VIOLATIONS.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Lights prohibited from vehicles in Game Zone No. 1, penalties
SECTION 1. The 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 50-11-703. (A) In Game Zone No. 1 the use of artificial lights from any vehicle or water conveyance for the purpose of observing or harassing wildlife is unlawful.
(B) Any person violating the provisions of this section is guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction, must be fined not more than one hundred dollars or imprisoned for not more than thirty days."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.