Current Status Introducing Body:
SenateBill Number: 512Ratification Number: 78Act Number: 43Primary Sponsor: Greg SmithType of Legislation: GBSubject: Licensing of fishing facilitiesDate Bill Passed both Bodies: 19930506Computer Document Number: 512Governor's Action: SDate of Governor's Action: 19930513Introduced Date: 19930309Last History Body: ------Last History Date: 19930513Last History Type: Act No. 43Scope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: Greg Smith WilliamsType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ---- ------ ------------ ------------------------------ --- ------------ 512 ------ 19930513 Act No. 43 512 ------ 19930513 Signed by Governor 512 ------ 19930511 Ratified R 78 512 House 19930506 Read third time, enrolled for ratification 512 House 19930505 Read second time 512 House 19930422 Committee Report: Favorable 20 512 House 19930330 Introduced, read first time, 20 referred to Committee 512 Senate 19930325 Read third time, sent to House 512 Senate 19930324 Read second time 512 Senate 19930318 Committee Report: Favorable 07 512 Senate 19930309 Introduced, read first time, 07 referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
(A43, R78, S512)
AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 50-9-430, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO AN EXEMPTION FROM FISHING LICENSE REQUIREMENTS FOR PERSONS FISHING IN PRIVATE PONDS, SO AS TO DELETE THE PROVISION FOR THE EXEMPTION NOT TO APPLY TO COMMERCIAL PONDS, PROVIDE AN EXEMPTION FOR PATRONS OF CERTAIN COMMERCIAL BUSINESSES, AND PROVIDE FOR A PAY LAKE LICENSE.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Fishing license requirement exemption for patrons of pay lake operators or pay-to-fish commercial businesses
SECTION 1. Section 50-9-430 of the 1976 Code is amended to read:
"Section 50-9-430. No person shall be required to possess a fishing license while fishing in strictly private ponds if he has the written permission of the owner or leaseholder of any such pond in his possession, unless such owner or leaseholder is present on the property. Resident and nonresident patrons of pay lake operators or pay-to-fish commercial businesses are exempt from the requirement of purchasing an individual annual license when such establishment has purchased an annual license. The annual fee for a pay lake license shall be two hundred dollars."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Approved the 13th day of May, 1993.