Current Status Introducing Body:
SenateBill Number: 1403Ratification Number: 560Primary Sponsor: GregoryType of Legislation: GBSubject: Lancaster, sewer servicesDate of Governor's Action: 19940929Date Bill Passed both Bodies: 19940602Governor's Action: VComputer Document Number: PT/1237DW.94Introduced Date: 19940505Last History Body: ------Last History Date: 19940929Last History Type: Vetoed by GovernorScope of Legislation: LocalAll Sponsors: GregoryType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ---- ------ ------------ ------------------------------ --- ------------ 1403 ------ 19940929 Vetoed by Governor 1403 ------ 19940602 Ratified R 560 1403 House 19940602 Read third time, enrolled for ratification 1403 House 19940601 Read second time 1403 House 19940531 Debate adjourned until Wednesday, June 1, 1994 1403 House 19940526 Debate adjourned until Tuesday, May 31, 1994 1403 House 19940524 Debate adjourned until Thursday, May 26, 1994 1403 House 19940518 Debate adjourned until Tuesday, May 24, 1994 1403 House 19940517 Debate adjourned until Wednesday, May 18, 1994 1403 House 19940516 Introduced, read first time, placed on Calendar without reference 1403 Senate 19940512 Read third time, sent to House 1403 Senate 19940511 Read second time, unanimous consent for third reading on Thursday, May 12, 1994 1403 Senate 19940505 Introduced, read first time, placed on local and uncontested Calendar without referenceView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
AN ACT TO PROHIBIT THE CITY OF LANCASTER FROM DISCONTINUING SEWER SERVICE TO A PERSON WHO CHOOSES TO DISCONNECT FROM THAT MUNICIPALITY'S WATER SYSTEM AND PROHIBIT THE CITY OF LANCASTER FROM CHARGING AN ASSESSMENT OR FEE TO FORMER CUSTOMERS LOCATED OUTSIDE ITS CORPORATE LIMITS; AND TO EXEMPT FROM REGULATION GROUNDWATER WELLS LOCATED OUTSIDE OF THE CITY OF LANCASTER FOR USE AS A PERSON'S ONLY SOURCE OF WATER.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Disconnecting from water system
SECTION 1. (A) The requirements of this act or Chapter 7 of Title 5 of the 1976 Code do not apply to a person who chooses to disconnect from the City of Lancaster's water system and installs a groundwater well as their only source of water.
(B) No assessment or fee may be charged by the City of Lancaster when the person chose to disconnect from the water system as provided in subsection (A).
(C) The City of Lancaster may not discontinue sewer service to a person because he chooses to disconnect from the municipality's water system.
SECTION 2. The requirements of Section 44-55-40 of the 1976 Code and related regulations do not apply to a groundwater well located outside of the City of Lancaster but within the water service area of that municipality when the well is the only source for water.
SECTION 3. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
In the Senate House ____________________________________________.
President of the Senate
Speaker of the House of Representatives
Approved the ____________ day of ________________________, 1994.
Printer's Date -- June 3, 1994 -- L.