Current Status Introducing Body:
HouseBill Number: 3439Primary Sponsor: ManlyCommittee Number: 06Type of Legislation: GBSubject: Big game and wildlife permits for handicappedResiding Body: SenateComputer Document Number: 3439Introduced Date: Feb 06, 1991Last History Body: SenateLast History Date: Feb 26, 1992Last History Type: Referred to CommitteeScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: Manly Hallman Sturkie Rama Smith McKay Wilder Hodges Phillips J. Brown McGinnis M.O. Alexander Scott D. Williams L. Elliott Keyserling Corning Kempe Beatty Barber L. Martin Burriss J. Harris Koon J.W. Johnson Houck Altman WaldropType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN ---- ------ ------------ ------------------------------ --- 3439 Senate Feb 26, 1992 Referred to Committee 06 3439 Senate Feb 26, 1992 Recalled from Committee 07 3439 Senate May 08, 1991 Introduced, read first time, 07 referred to Committee 3439 House May 08, 1991 Read third time, sent to Senate 3439 House May 07, 1991 Read second time 3439 House Apr 24, 1991 Committee Report: Favorable 20 3439 House Feb 06, 1991 Introduced, read first time, 20 referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
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April 24, 1991
Introduced by REPS. Manly, Hallman, Sturkie, Rama, Smith, McKay, Wilder, Hodges, Phillips, J. Brown, McGinnis, M.O. Alexander, Scott, D. Williams, L. Elliott, Keyserling, Corning, Kempe, Beatty, Barber, L. Martin, Burriss, J. Harris, Koon, J.W. Johnson, Houck, Altman and Waldrop
S. Printed 4/24/91--H.
Read the first time February 6, 1991.
To whom was referred a Bill (H. 3439), to amend Section 50-9-810, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to free hunting and fishing licenses for totally and permanently disabled residents, etc., respectfully
That they have duly and carefully considered the same, and recommend that the same do pass:
L. EDWARD BENNETT, for Committee.
TO AMEND SECTION 50-9-810, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO FREE HUNTING AND FISHING LICENSES FOR TOTALLY AND PERMANENTLY DISABLED RESIDENTS, SO AS TO PROVIDE FOR FREE BIG GAME PERMITS AND WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA PERMITS.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 50-9-810 of the 1976 Code is amended to read:
"Section 50-9-810. Any A person who has been a resident of this State for three years and can produce a certificate from a licensed doctor of medicine that he is totally and permanently disabled may secure, without cost, a license to hunt and fish in this State, big game permit, and wildlife management area permit.
For the purposes of this section, total and permanent disability shall mean means the physical inability to perform work in any an occupation, which physical inability appears to be of a permanent nature.
Applications for licenses shall must be obtained from the local conservation officer and shall must be forwarded by the applicant to the South Carolina Wildlife and Marine Resources Department. The department shall review the application and issue licenses to qualified persons. All applications Applications shall must include the required doctor of medicine's medicine certificate.
Any An applicant who wilfully misrepresents his eligibility for a license under the terms of this section shall be deemed is guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction, shall must be fined not more than one hundred dollars nor less than twenty-five dollars."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.