Current Status Introducing Body:
HouseBill Number: 3475Primary Sponsor: BaxleyType of Legislation: GBSubject: Sales tax, initial referendumResiding Body: SenateComputer Document Number: BBM/10129JM.93Introduced Date: 19930211Date of Last Amendment: 19940224Last History Body: SenateLast History Date: 19940518Last History Type: Committee Report: majority favorable, minority unfavorableScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: Baxley A. Young Simrill Kirsh Stone Haskins Neal Harrison Quinn Corning Riser Shissias Hines Canty Cato Wells Robinson Meacham HutsonType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ____ ______ ____________ ______________________________ ___ ____________ 3475 Senate 19940518 Committee Report: majority 11 favorable, minority unfavorable 3475 Senate 19940302 Introduced, read first time, 11 referred to Committee 3475 House 19940301 Read third time, sent to Senate 3475 House 19940224 Amended, read second time 3475 House 19940209 Committee Report: Favorable 30 with amendment 3475 House 19930211 Introduced, read first time, 30 referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
Indicates Matter Stricken
Indicates New Matter
May 18, 1994
Introduced by REPS. Baxley, A. Young, Simrill, Kirsh, Stone, Haskins, Neal, Harrison, Quinn, Corning, Riser, Shissias, Hines, Canty, Cato, Wells, Robinson, Meacham and Hutson
S. Printed 5/18/94--S.
Read the first time March 2, 1994.
To whom was referred a Bill (H. 3475), to amend Section 4-10-30, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to the referendum on the question of implementing the local option one percent sales, etc., respectfully
That they have duly and carefully considered the same, and recommend that the same do pass:
Majority favorable. Minority unfavorable.
ADDISON "JOE" WILSON MAGGIE W. GLOVER
For Majority. For Minority.
TO AMEND SECTION 4-10-30, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE REFERENDUM ON THE QUESTION OF IMPLEMENTING THE LOCAL OPTION ONE PERCENT SALES AND USE TAX WITHIN A COUNTY, SO AS TO DESCRIBE SUCH REFERENDUM AS AN "INITIAL REFERENDUM", PROVIDE THAT IT MUST OCCUR ON THE TUESDAY FOLLOWING THE FIRST MONDAY IN NOVEMBER IN A GENERAL ELECTION YEAR, AND PROVIDE THAT, FOLLOWING THE INITIAL REFERENDUM, A REFERENDUM FOR IMPLEMENTING THE TAX MUST NOT BE HELD MORE OFTEN THAN ONCE IN FORTY-EIGHT, RATHER THAN TWELVE, MONTHS AND MUST BE SIMILARLY HELD ON THE TUESDAY FOLLOWING THE FIRST MONDAY IN NOVEMBER IN A GENERAL ELECTION YEAR ONLY.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 4-10-30(C) of the 1976 Code, as added by Act 317 of 1990, is amended to read:
"(C) If the question is not approved at the initial referendum, the county council may call for another referendum on the question. However, following the initial referendum, a referendum for this purpose must not be held more often than once in twelve twenty-four months and must be held on the Tuesday following the first Monday in November in a general election year only."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.