South Carolina Introduces Bill to Increase Registration Fees

Legislation (S.B. 616) has been introduced in the South Carolina Senate to increase biennial registration fees for motor vehicles.  The bill will be considered by the Senate Finance Committee on April 23-24, 2013.

We Urge You to Contact Members of the South Carolina Senate Finance Committee (List Below) Immediately to Request Their Opposition to S.B. 616

  • S.B. 616 would increase the registration fees for private passenger vehicles, excluding trucks, from $24 to $36 for persons under age 65.  For persons 65 years old and older, the fees for private passenger vehicles, excluding trucks, would rise from $20 to $32.
     
  • S.B. 616 would increase the registration fees for property-carrying vehicles 6,000 pounds or less from $30 to $42 for persons 65 years old and older.  For all other property carrying vehicles, the fees would rise incrementally depending on the vehicle weight.  For example, the fees for trucks weighing between 4,001 and 5,000 pounds would increase from $40 to $53.

DON’T DELAY!  Please contact members of the South Carolina Senate Finance Committee immediately by phone or e-mail to request their opposition to S.B. 616.  Please e-mail a copy of your letter to Steve McDonald at stevem@sema.org.  Also, please forward this Alert to your fellow car enthusiasts.  Urge them to join the SAN and help defend the hobby! Thank you for your assistance. 

South Carolina Senate Finance Committee

To e-mail all Committee members, copy and paste the email address block below:

SFI@scsenate.org; ngs@scsenate.org; med@scsenate.org; jym@scsenate.org; edu@scsenate.org; jwm@scsenate.org; who@scsenate.org; gr@scsenate.org; set@scsenate.org; sge@scsenate.org; str@scsenate.org; ccp@scsenate.org; fairm@scsenate.org; sag@scsenate.org; cromerr@scsenate.org; bryantk@scsenate.org; dj1@scsenate.org; rif@scsenate.org; clearyr@scsenate.org; jbl@scsenate.org; williamsk@scsenate.org; paulcampbell@scsenate.org; TomDavis@scsenate.org

 
Senator Hugh Leatherman, Sr. (Chair)
Phone: (803) 212-6640
 
Senator Nikki Setzler
Phone: (803) 212-6140
 
Senator Harvey Peeler, Jr.
Phone: (803) 212-6430
 
Senator J. Yancey McGill
Phone: (803) 212-6132
 
Senator John Courson
Phone: (803) 212-6250
 
Senator John Matthews, Jr.
Phone: (803) 212-6056
 
Senator William O'Dell
Phone: (803) 212-6350
 
Senator Glenn Reese
Phone: (803) 212-6108
 
Senator Robert Hayes, Jr.
Phone: (803) 212-6240
 
Senator Thomas Alexander
Phone: (803) 212-6220
 
Senator Larry Grooms
Phone: (803) 212-6400
 
Senator Clementa Pinckney
Phone: (803) 212-6148
 
Senator Michael Fair
Phone: (803) 212-6420
 
Senator Danny Verdin, III
Phone: 803) 212-6230
 
Senator Ronnie Cromer
Phone: (803) 212-6330
 
Senator Kevin Bryant
Phone: (803) 212-6320
 
Senator Darrell Jackson
Phone: (803) 212-6048
 
Senator Robert Ford
Phone: (803) 212-6124
 
Senator Raymond Cleary, III
Phone: (803) 212-6040
 
Senator Joel Lourie
Phone: (803) 212-6116
 
Senator Kent Williams
Phone: (803) 212-6000
 
Senator Paul Campbell, Jr.
Phone: (803) 212-6016
 
Senator Tom Davis
Phone: (803) 212-6008
Email: TomDavis@scsenate.org
 

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