Scroll to History Page
Scroll to Previous Versions Links List
Scroll to Full Text
Download This Bill in Microsoft Word format
Current Status Bill Number:View additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
4641Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 20020205Primary Sponsor: CatoAll Sponsors: CatoDrafted Document Number: l:\council\bills\ggs\22301cm02.docResiding Body: SenateDate of Last Amendment: 20020410Subject: Nonfranchise automobile dealers to complete pre-licensing and continuing education courses; Independent Education Advisory Board createdHistory Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ ______________________________________ _______ ____________ ------ 20020528 Scrivener's error corrected Senate 20020523 Polled out of Committee: Favorable 15 ST Senate 20020416 Introduced, read first time, 15 ST referred to Committee House 20020411 Read third time, sent to Senate House 20020410 Amended, read second time House 20020402 Request for debate by Representative Cato Law Sandifer G.M. Smith Tripp Loftis Lucas Sheheen Hinson Mack J.M. Neal Chellis J.E. Smith Ott Clyburn J. Young House 20020326 Debate adjourned until Wednesday, 20020327 House 20020319 Debate adjourned until Tuesday, 20020326 ------ 20020311 Scrivener's error corrected House 20020306 Committee report: Favorable with 26 HLCI amendment House 20020206 Referred to Committee 26 HLCI House 20020206 Recalled from Committee 21 HEPW House 20020205 Introduced, read first time, 21 HEPW referred to Committee Versions of This Bill Revised on March 6, 2002 - Word format Revised on March 11, 2002 - Word format Revised on April 10, 2002 - Word format Revised on May 23, 2002 - Word format Revised on May 28, 2002 - Word format
POLLED OUT OF COMMITTEE
May 23, 2002
S. Printed 5/23/02--S. [SEC 5/28/02 2:12 PM]
Read the first time April 16, 2002.
To whom was referred a Bill (H. 4641) to amend Chapter 15, Title 56, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to the regulation of motor vehicle manufacturers, distributors, and dealers, by adding Article 4, etc., respectfully
Has polled the Bill out majority favorable.
TO AMEND CHAPTER 15, TITLE 56, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE REGULATION OF MOTOR VEHICLE MANUFACTURERS, DISTRIBUTORS, AND DEALERS, BY ADDING ARTICLE 4 SO AS TO REQUIRE NONFRANCHISE AUTOMOBILE DEALERS TO COMPLETE CERTAIN PRE-LICENSING AND CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSES BEFORE BEING ISSUED A DEALER'S LICENSE OR HAVING A DEALER'S LICENSE RENEWED, AND TO PROVIDE FOR THE CREATION, MEMBERSHIP, AND PURPOSE OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA INDEPENDENT EDUCATION ADVISORY BOARD, WHICH SHALL ASSIST WITH THE CONTINUING EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS OF NONFRANCHISE AUTOMOBILE DEALERS.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Chapter 15, Title 56 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding:
Section 56-15-410. An applicant for an initial nonfranchise automobile dealer license must successfully complete at least eight hours of pre-licensing education courses before he may be issued a license. At least one shareholder listed on the application for an initial nonfranchise automobile dealer license must comply with the education requirement contained in this section.
Section 56-15-420. The Department of Public Safety shall promulgate regulations to implement the provisions contained in this article."
SECTION 2. The provisions contained in Section 56-15-410 of this act take effect on January 1, 2004. The provisions contained in Section 56-15-420 of this act take effect upon approval by the Governor.
This web page was last updated on Tuesday, December 8, 2009 at 11:35 A.M.