South Carolina - H 3079 - 2017

To amend Section 12.37.220, as amended, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to property tax exemptions, so as to exempt eighty percent of the fair market value of certain distributed energy resources and to exempt the value of renewable energy resource property for residential use.

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Added On: 01-27-2017
Updated On: 07-18-2017
Status: Introduced
Primary Sponsors: Bart T. Blackwell (House/Republican), Robert L. Brown (House/Democratic), Gary E. Clary (House/Republican), Laurie Slade Funderburk (House/Democratic), Dwight A. Loftis (House/Republican), Wm. Weston J. Newton (House/Republican), Thomas E. Pope (House/Republican), J. Seth Whipper (House/Democratic)





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Actions (8)

  • 12-15-2016 - Prefiled
  • 12-15-2016 - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means
  • 01-10-2017 - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means
  • 01-10-2017 - Introduced and read first time
  • 02-23-2017 - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Funderburk
  • 03-14-2017 - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Pope
  • 03-23-2017 - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Clary, W.Newton, Brown, Whipper
  • 03-30-2017 - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Blackwell

News (2)

The SC House's Billion-Dollar Solar Opportunity - Clean Energy News (blog)
Published by blog.cleanenergy.org
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 13:11:37 GMT

A bill before the South Carolina House Ways and Means Committee presents a nearly one-and-a-half billion-dollar investment opportunity for the state if it ultimately passes. The Renewable Energy Jobs and Economic Development Bill (S. 44/H. 3079) seeks ...

South Carolina Solar Business Alliance: Rep. Tommy Pope Signs on as Co-Sponsor of Renewable Energy Jobs and ... - PR Newswire (press release)
Published by prnewswire.com
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:20:23 GMT

Thomas E. "Tommy" Pope has agreed to co-sponsor H.3079, the House version of the Renewable Energy Jobs and Economic Development Bill, which would help spur solar energy investments in South Carolina. Bret J. Sowers, Chairman of the South ... Pope's ...