Current Status Introducing Body:
HouseBill Number: 3398Primary Sponsor: MartinCommittee Number: 20Type of Legislation: GBSubject: Gray foxes, trapping in Game Zone No.7Residing Body: HouseCurrent Committee: Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Environmental AffairsComputer Document Number: 436/12931BD.93Introduced Date: 19930204Last History Body: HouseLast History Date: 19930204Last History Type: Introduced, read first time, referred to CommitteeScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: Martin WitherspoonType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ____ ______ ____________ ______________________________ ___ ____________ 3398 House 19930204 Introduced, read first time, 20 referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 50-11-2418 SO AS TO PROHIBIT THE TRAPPING OF GRAY FOXES IN GAME ZONE 7 AND PROVIDE PENALTIES; AND TO AMEND SECTION 50-11-1770, RELATING TO THE SALE AND SHIPMENT OF LIVE FOXES, SO AS TO PROHIBIT THE SALE AND SHIPMENT OF GRAY FOXES IN GAME ZONE 7 AND PROVIDE PENALTIES.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. The 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 50-11-2418. It is unlawful to capture gray foxes by a trap of any type in Game Zone 7. A person who violates this section, upon conviction, must be punished as provided in Section 50-11-2560."
SECTION 2. Section 50-11-1770 of the 1976 Code is amended to read:
"Section 50-11-1770. It is lawful to sell and ship live foxes within the State, except gray foxes must not be sold or shipped in Game Zone 7. A person who violates this section, upon conviction, must be punished as provided in Section 50-11-2560."
SECTION 3. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.