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4014Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 19990429Primary Sponsor: J.H. NealAll Sponsors: J.H. Neal, J. Smith, Clyburn, Vaughn, Quinn, Knotts, Limehouse, Lourie, Altman, Bailey, Bales, Barrett, Battle, Beck, Breeland, H. Brown, J. Brown, Carnell, Cato, Cooper, Cotty, Davenport, Emory, Gourdine, Govan, J. Hines, M. Hines, Hinson, Inabinett, Jennings, Kennedy, Klauber, Lanford, Leach, Lee, Littlejohn, Lloyd, Mack, McGee, McMahand, Miller, Ott, Parks, Phillips, Pinckney, Riser, Robinson, Rutherford, Scott, Sharpe, F. Smith, Stille, Taylor, Tripp, Walker, Whatley, Whipper, Wilder, Woodrum and Young-BrickellDrafted Document Number: l:\council\bills\gjk\20605ac99.docResiding Body: HouseCurrent Committee: Education and Public Works Committee 21 HEPWSubject: Motor vehicle license plates, free for recipients of Purple Heart; Veterans' and Military AffairsHistory Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ ______________________________________ _______ ____________ House 19990429 Introduced, read first time, 21 HEPW referred to Committee Versions of This Bill
TO AMEND SECTION 56-3-3310, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO SPECIAL MOTOR VEHICLE LICENSE PLATES FOR RECIPIENTS OF THE PURPLE HEART, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT NO FEE MAY BE CHARGED FOR THIS PLATE.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 56-3-3310 of the 1976 Code, as last amended by Act 422 of 1996, is further amended to read:
"Section 56-3-3310. The department may issue a permanent special motor vehicle license plate to a recipient of the Purple Heart for use on a private passenger motor vehicle.
The biennial Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no fee may be charged for the special license plate is the same as the fee provided in Article 5, Chapter 3 of this Title, and only one plate may be issued to a person. The application for a special plate must include proof the applicant is a recipient of the Purple Heart."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
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