Current Status Introducing Body:
SenateBill Number: 5Ratification Number: 21Act Number: 12Primary Sponsor: WilliamsType of Legislation: GBSubject: Police protection provisionsCompanion Bill Number: 3038Date Bill Passed both Bodies: 19930304Computer Document Number: JIC/5042HC.93Governor's Action: SDate of Governor's Action: 19930323Introduced Date: 19930112Date of Last Amendment: 19930225Last History Body: ------Last History Date: 19930323Last History Type: Act No. 12Scope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: Williams HayesType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ---- ------ ------------ ------------------------------ --- ------------ 5 ------ 19930323 Act No. 12 5 ------ 19930323 Signed by Governor 5 ------ 19930317 Ratified R 21 5 House 19930304 Read third time, enrolled for ratification 5 House 19930303 Read second time 5 House 19930302 Introduced, read first time, placed on Calendar without reference 5 Senate 19930226 Read third time, sent to House 5 Senate 19930225 Amended, read second time, unanimous consent for third reading on Friday, February 26, 1993 5 Senate 19930224 Committee Report: Favorable 11 with amendment 5 Senate 19930112 Introduced, read first time, 11 referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
(A495, R627, H5094)
AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 50-11-120, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE HUNTING SEASON FOR SMALL GAME, SO AS TO REVISE THE QUAIL SEASON IN GAME ZONE 8; TO AMEND SECTION 50-9-140, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO NONRESIDENT SHOOTING PRESERVE HUNTING LICENSES, SO AS TO INCLUDE RESIDENT LICENSES AND REVISE THE COST OF THE LICENSES; AND TO CREATE AND PROVIDE FOR THE COMMISSION ON SPORTING DOGS AND FIELD TRIALS.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Quail season in Game Zone 8 revised
SECTION 1. Section 50-11-120(A)(8)(e) of the 1976 Code, as last amended by an act of 1994 bearing ratification number 325, is further amended to read:
"(e) quail: October first through the day before Thanksgiving Day without weapons; Thanksgiving Day through March first with weapons;"
Nonresident and resident shooting preserve hunting licenses; cost
SECTION 2. Section 50-9-140 of the 1976 Code, as last amended by Act 181 of 1993, is further amended to read:
"Section 50-9-140. The department may distribute and regulate the issuance of special resident and nonresident shooting preserve hunting licenses, applicable for the entire preserve season on any preserve in the State, for specified released species only, at a cost not to exceed five dollars for residents and eight dollars and fifty cents for nonresidents."
Commission on Sporting Dogs and Field Trials
SECTION 3. (A) The South Carolina Commission on Sporting Dogs and Field Trials is created to assess the economic, environmental, and recreational impact on the State for developing field trial facilities and to develop a state plan for providing the facilities. The commission is composed of five members appointed by the Governor as follows:
(1) two representatives of pointing/retriever organizations in the State;
(2) two representatives of houndsmen's organizations in the State which hold field trials for the purpose of judging beagles and hounds;
(3) one at-large member with field trial knowledge and experience who shall serve as the chairman of the commission.
(B) The members of the commission are not eligible for per diem, mileage, or subsistence.
(C) A nonvoting advisory committee to the commission shall provide information and staff assistance as needed. The members of the advisory committee who shall serve ex officio are the Speaker of the House of Representatives, President of the Senate, and Director of the South Carolina Natural Resources Commission. The chairman of the Senate Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee and the chairman of the House Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs Committee each shall appoint one member to the advisory committee.
(D) In conducting its study and in developing the state plan, the commission may consult with the South Carolina Natural Resources Department, the State Commission of Forestry, and other state or local private or public agencies or organizations interested in or impacted by recreational field trials.
(E) By January 1, 1999, the commission shall submit its findings and state plan to the Governor, the Senate Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee, and the House Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs Committee.
(F) The commission terminates January 1, 1999, unless extended by the General Assembly.
SECTION 4. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Approved the 14th day of July, 1994.