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A303, R379, H5088
Sponsors: Reps. Anthony, Simrill and Jennings
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Introduced in the House on April 13, 2004
Introduced in the Senate on May 7, 2004
Last Amended on May 20, 2004
Passed by the General Assembly on June 2, 2004
Governor's Action: September 8, 2004, Signed
Summary: Fireworks, provisions for returning
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
Date Body Action Description with journal page number ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 4/13/2004 House Introduced and read first time HJ-4 4/13/2004 House Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry HJ-4 4/22/2004 House Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Simrill 4/28/2004 House Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Jennings 5/5/2004 House Committee report: Favorable Labor, Commerce and Industry HJ-2 5/6/2004 House Read second time HJ-86 5/6/2004 House Unanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day HJ-87 5/7/2004 House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-1 5/7/2004 Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-5 5/7/2004 Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary SJ-5 5/19/2004 Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary SJ-45 5/20/2004 Senate Amended SJ-42 5/20/2004 Senate Read second time SJ-42 5/27/2004 Senate Read third time and returned to House with amendments SJ-183 6/2/2004 House Concurred in Senate amendment and enrolled HJ-9 6/2/2004 Ratified R 379 9/8/2004 Signed By Governor 9/13/2004 Copies available 9/13/2004 Effective date 09/08/04 9/14/2004 Act No. 303
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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
(A303, R379, H5088)
AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 23-35-50, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE SALE AND STORAGE OF CLASS "B" FIREWORKS USED FOR DISPLAY OR AGRICULTURAL PURPOSES, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT CERTAIN CLASS "B" FIREWORKS USED FOR DISPLAY OR AGRICULTURAL PURPOSES WHICH ARE RETURNED TO A WHOLESALER MUST BE RETURNED IN THE SAME MANNER THEY WERE SOLD, ISSUED, OR SHIPPED, INCLUDING ANY PROTECTIVE DEVICE ATTACHED TO THE FUSE OR FUSES.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
The return of Class "B" fireworks
SECTION 1. Section 23-35-50 of the 1976 Code is amended to read:
"Section 23-35-50. (A) Nothing in this chapter prohibits a licensed wholesale distributor from storing for sale where legal all Class 'B' fireworks used for display or agricultural purposes after first obtaining a license for that purpose from the State Board of Pyrotechnic Safety. The cost of the license is seven hundred fifty dollars.
(B) Agricultural and display fireworks must be stored in an appropriate building and a record of purchases and sales must be kept for inspection by the State Board of Pyrotechnic Safety.
(C) If Class 'B' fireworks used for display or agricultural purposes are returned to the wholesaler unused for any reason, the unused fireworks must be returned in the same manner they were sold, issued, or shipped, including any protective device attached to the fuse or fuses."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Ratified the 2nd day of June, 2004.
Approved the 8th day of September, 2004.
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