Current Status Bill Number:
294Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: SenateIntroduced Date: 19970204Primary Sponsor: DrummondAll Sponsors: DrummondDrafted Document Number: gjk\20004sd.97Residing Body: HouseCurrent Committee: Agriculture, Natural Resources & Environmental Affairs Com 20 HANRSubject: Migratory waterfowl, hunting of on Lake Greenwood within two hundred yards of dwelling; Fish and Game
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ House 19970401 Introduced, read first time, 20 HANR referred to Committee Senate 19970326 Read third time, sent to House Senate 19970325 Read second time Senate 19970320 Committee report: Favorable 07 SFGF Senate 19970204 Introduced, read first time, 07 SFGF referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
March 20, 1997
S. Printed 3/20/97--S.
Read the first time February 4, 1997.
To whom was referred a Bill (S. 294), to amend the Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, by adding Section 50-11-28 so as to make it unlawful to hunt migratory waterfowl, etc., respectfully
That they have duly and carefully considered the same, and recommend that the same do pass:
HARVEY S. PEELER, JR., for Committee.
TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 50-11-28 SO AS TO MAKE IT UNLAWFUL TO HUNT MIGRATORY WATERFOWL ON CERTAIN PORTIONS OF LAKE GREENWOOD WITHIN TWO HUNDRED YARDS OF A DWELLING WITHOUT WRITTEN PERMISSION OF THE OWNER AND OCCUPANT AND TO PROVIDE PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. The 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 50-11-28. It is unlawful to hunt migratory waterfowl on Lake Greenwood within two hundred yards of a dwelling without written permission of the owner and occupant. As used in this section, Lake Greenwood includes the area from the Buzzard's Roost Dam upstream to the Smith Road Bridge pilings on the Saluda River, upstream to the Old Burnt Bridge on the Reedy River and upstream to the SC Highway 72 bridge on Cane Creek. A person who violates this section is guilty of a misdemeanor and, upon conviction, must be fined not more than two hundred dollars or imprisoned not more than thirty days."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.