Current Status Introducing Body:
SenateBill Number: 282Primary Sponsor: WashingtonCommittee Number: 07Type of Legislation: GBSubject: Hunt Club which feeds deerResiding Body: SenateCurrent Committee: Fish, Game & ForestryCompanion Bill Number: 3444Computer Document Number: NO5/8808BD.93Introduced Date: 19930126Last History Body: SenateLast History Date: 19930126Last History Type: Introduced, read first time, referred to CommitteeScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: Washington MatthewsType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ____ ______ ____________ ______________________________ ___ ____________ 282 Senate 19930126 Introduced, read first time, 07 referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 50-11-425 SO AS TO PROVIDE REQUIREMENTS FOR A HUNT CLUB WHICH FEEDS DEER, PROVIDE PENALTIES, AND DEFINE "HUNT CLUB".
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. The 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 50-11-425. (A) A hunt club in this State which feeds deer on land hunted by the club during a portion of a year shall continue to feed the deer the same amount of feed and with the same regularity throughout the entire year.
(B) A person who violates this section, upon conviction, must be fined not more than two hundred dollars or imprisoned not more than thirty days. All members of a hunt club which violates this section may be convicted for a violation.
(C) As used in this section, `hunt club' means a group of people organized for the common purpose of hunting game for food or sport."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.