South Carolina General Assembly
116th Session, 2005-2006
A408, R280, S1200
Sponsors: Senator J.Verne Smith
Document Path: l:\council\bills\bbm\9299htc06.doc
Companion/Similar bill(s): 4788
Introduced in the Senate on March 1, 2006
Introduced in the House on April 18, 2006
Last Amended on April 5, 2006
Passed by the General Assembly on April 20, 2006
Governor's Action: May 2, 2006, Signed
Summary: Automobile manufacturer standard license plate
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
DateBodyAction Description with journal page number
3/1/2006SenateIntroduced and read first time SJ17
3/1/2006SenateReferred to Committee on FinanceSJ17
3/29/2006SenateCommittee report: Favorable with amendment FinanceSJ13
4/5/2006SenateRead second time SJ34
4/13/2006SenateRead third time and sent to House SJ4
4/18/2006HouseIntroduced and read first time HJ14
4/18/2006HouseReferred to Committee on Education and Public WorksHJ14
4/18/2006HouseRecalled from Committee on Education and Public WorksHJ26
4/19/2006HouseRequests for debateRep(s).JE Smith HJ17
4/19/2006HouseRead second time HJ17
4/20/2006HouseRead third time and enrolled HJ30
4/27/2006Ratified R 280
5/2/2006Signed By Governor
5/4/2006Effective date 01/01/07
VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
(A408, R280, S1200)
A JOINT RESOLUTION TO PROVIDE THAT IN 2007 AND 2008, THE ANNUAL FEE FOR THE AUTOMOBILE MANUFACTURER STANDARD LICENSE PLATE FOR VEHICLES IN SUCH MANUFACTURER’S EMPLOYEE BENEFIT PROGRAM AND FOR THE TESTING, DISTRIBUTION, EVALUATION, AND PROMOTION OF ITS VEHICLES IS SEVEN HUNDRED SIXTYONE DOLLARS, AND TO PROVIDE THAT TWENTY DOLLARS OF EACH FEE IS CREDITED TO THE GENERAL FUND OF THE STATE AND THE BALANCE TO LOCAL GOVERNMENTS AND TO EXTEND RETROACTIVELY THROUGH 2006 THESE FEES AS ESTABLISHED IN JOINT RESOLUTION 116 OF 2003.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
License plate fees for automobile manufacturers plate
SECTION1.Notwithstanding the annual fee prescribed pursuant to Section 5632332 of the 1976 Code for the standard license plate issued to an automobile manufacturer for vehicles used in a benefit program for the manufacturer’s employees or for testing, distribution, evaluation, and promotion, the registration fee for applications filed in 2007 and 2008 is seven hundred sixtyone dollars. In accounting for the revenue of this fee for applications filed in 2007 and 2008, twenty dollars is credited to the general fund of the State and the amount required to be remitted to a local government is seven hundred fortyone dollars. The provisions of Joint Resolution 116 of 2003 applicable for these license plate fees in 2003 and 2004 are extended retroactively through 2006.
SECTION2.This joint resolution takes effect January 1, 2007.
Ratified the 27th day of April, 2006.
Approved the 2nd day of May, 2006.