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4974Ratification Number: 324Act Number: 451Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 20000425Primary Sponsor: KeeganAll Sponsors: Keegan and MillerDrafted Document Number: l:\council\bills\pt\2033dw00.docDate Bill Passed both Bodies: 20000511Governor's Action: U Became law without signature of GovernorDate of Governor's Action: 20000523Subject: Murrell's Inlet-Garden City Fire District, Georgetown, Horry County; may provide emergency Medical services, whenHistory Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ ______________________________________ _______ ____________ ------ 20001108 Act No. A451 ------ 20000523 Unsigned, became law without signature of Governor ------ 20000516 Ratified R324 Senate 20000511 Read third time, enrolled for ratification Senate 20000509 Read second time, notice of general amendments Senate 20000427 Introduced, read first time, placed on local and uncontested Calendar without reference House 20000427 Read third time, sent to Senate House 20000426 Read second time ------ 20000426 Scrivener's error corrected House 20000425 Introduced, read first time, placed on Calendar without reference Versions of This Bill Revised on April 25, 2000 - Word format Revised on April 26, 2000 - Word format Revised on April 27, 2000 - Word format
(A451, R324, H4974)
AN ACT TO AMEND ACT 876 OF 1966, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE CREATION OF THE MURRELL'S INLET-GARDEN CITY FIRE DISTRICT IN GEORGETOWN AND HORRY COUNTIES, SO AS TO AUTHORIZE THE DISTRICT TO PROVIDE EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES WITHIN ITS BOUNDARIES UNDER CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
District authorized to provide emergency medical services
SECTION 1. Section 5 of Act 876 of 1966 is amended by adding:
"(j) To provide emergency medical services if it has received permission, by written resolution, from the governing bodies of Georgetown and Horry Counties. However, emergency medical services may not be provided to those parts of the district where emergency medical services are being provided by a governmental entity at the time the district's governing body determines to provide emergency medical services authorized under the provisions of this item. The district may build, acquire, construct, operate, and maintain emergency medical services facilities or contract for the use of any facilities as are, in the opinion of the governing body of the district, necessary for the provision of the services. The district may impose such schedule of rates and charges for the use of emergency medical services as the governing body of the district shall from time to time approve. The governing body may place into effect and revise, whenever it wishes or is required, a schedule of rates for emergency medical services made available by it to persons, firms, and corporations within the district."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Ratified the 16th day of May, 2000.
Became law without the signature of the Governor -- 5/23/2000.
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