SC H4245 | 2019-2020 | 123rd General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 17-9)
Status: Passed on June 5 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-06-05 - Act No. 79
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Provide It Is Unlawful To Advertise, Sell, Label, Or Misrepresent As "meat" Or "clean Meat" All Or Part Of A Carcass That Is Cell-cultured Meat/protein, Or Is Not Derived From Harvested Production Livestock, Poultry, Fish, Or Crustaceans, To Provide That This Provision Does Not Apply To Plant-based Meat Substitutes, And To Provide A Penalty

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Roll Calls

2019-05-07 - Senate - Senate: 2nd Reading (Y: 44 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-04-04 - House - House: Passage Of Bill (Y: 98 N: 0 NV: 9 Abs: 15) [PASS]


2019-06-05 Act No. 79
2019-05-31 Effective date 05/16/19
2019-05-16 Signed By Governor
2019-05-13 Ratified R 99
2019-05-09SenateConcurred in House amendment and enrolled
2019-05-09HouseReturned to Senate with amendments
2019-05-09HouseSenate amendment amended
2019-05-08SenateRead third time and returned to House with amendments
2019-05-07SenateRoll call Ayes-44 Nays-0
2019-05-07SenateRead second time
2019-04-25SenateCommittee report: Favorable Agriculture and Natural Resources
2019-04-09SenateReferred to Committee on Agriculture and Natural Resources
2019-04-09SenateIntroduced and read first time
2019-04-05HouseRead third time and sent to Senate
2019-04-04HouseUnanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day
2019-04-04HouseRoll call Yeas-98 Nays-0
2019-04-04HouseRead second time
2019-04-04HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Gilliard
2019-04-02HouseDebate adjourned until Wed., 4-3-19
2019-03-27HouseCommittee report: Favorable Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs
2019-03-27HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Felder, V.S.Moss, D.C.Moss, B.Cox, Forrest, Simrill, Martin, B.Newton, Magnuson, Moore, Hyde, Simmons, Trantham, R.Williams, Jefferson, King, W.Cox
2019-03-13HouseReferred to Committee on Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs
2019-03-13HouseIntroduced and read first time

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