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A176, R190, H4946
Sponsors: Reps. Erickson, Bradley, Bowers and M. Rivers
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Introduced in the House on February 15, 2018
Introduced in the Senate on March 21, 2018
Last Amended on March 20, 2018
Passed by the General Assembly on April 26, 2018
Governor's Action: May 3, 2018, Signed
Summary: Shellfish permits
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
Date Body Action Description with journal page number ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 2/15/2018 House Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 62) 2/15/2018 House Referred to Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs (House Journal-page 62) 2/27/2018 House Member(s) request name removed as sponsor: W.Newton, Herbkersman 3/8/2018 House Recalled from Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs (House Journal-page 104) 3/20/2018 House Amended (House Journal-page 41) 3/20/2018 House Read second time (House Journal-page 41) 3/20/2018 House Roll call Yeas-97 Nays-5 (House Journal-page 42) 3/21/2018 House Read third time and sent to Senate (House Journal-page 9) 3/21/2018 Senate Introduced and read first time (Senate Journal-page 7) 3/21/2018 Senate Referred to Committee on Fish, Game and Forestry (Senate Journal-page 7) 4/18/2018 Senate Committee report: Favorable Fish, Game and Forestry (Senate Journal-page 13) 4/25/2018 Senate Read second time (Senate Journal-page 34) 4/25/2018 Senate Roll call Ayes-43 Nays-0 (Senate Journal-page 34) 4/26/2018 Senate Read third time and enrolled (Senate Journal-page 19) 5/1/2018 Ratified R 190 5/3/2018 Signed By Governor 5/11/2018 Effective date 05/03/18 5/14/2018 Act No. 176
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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
(A176, R190, H4946)
AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 50-5-1005, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE ISSUANCE OF SHELLFISH IMPORTATION PERMITS AND PERMITS TO POSSESS, PRODUCE, PURCHASE, OR SELL GENETICALLY MODIFIED SHELLFISH, INCLUDING POLYPLOID SHELLFISH, SO AS TO NO LONGER PROVIDE FOR THE ISSUANCE OF PERMITS BY THE DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES TO PERSONS TO POSSESS, PRODUCE, PURCHASE, OR SELL GENETICALLY MODIFIED SHELLFISH AND TO NO LONGER PROVIDE FOR THE ISSUANCE OF PERMITS BY THE DEPARTMENT FOR THE PLACEMENT OF GENETICALLY MODIFIED SHELLFISH IN CERTAIN WATERS OF THIS STATE.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 50-5-1005(B) of the 1976 Code is amended to read:
"(B)(1) The department may grant permits to persons to possess, produce, purchase, or sell polyploid shellfish.
(2) No polyploid shellfish, may be placed in the waters of this State or waters connected to the waters of this State, except under the provisions of a permit issued by the department."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Ratified the 1st day of May, 2018.
Approved the 3rd day of May, 2018.
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