2017 South Carolina Code of Laws
Title 4 - Counties
CHAPTER 21 - FIRE PROTECTION AND AMBULANCE SERVICES; MEDICAL CLINIC FACILITIES
Section 4-21-20. House Legislative Districts may choose not to participate.

Universal Citation: SC Code § 4-21-20 (2017)

(1) Any House Legislative District located in one county only by petition executed by a majority of the qualified electors of the district and presented to the governing body of the county concerned may choose not to participate in the fire fighting, fire prevention or ambulance service phases provided by the county. Such petition shall be certified by the appropriate county election commission as containing the signatures of a majority of the qualified electors of the district.

(2) If a House Legislative District is composed of sections of more than one county, that portion of the district located in a particular county by petition executed by a majority of the qualified electors of the district from that county and presented to the governing body of the county concerned may choose not to participate in the fire fighting, fire prevention or ambulance service phases provided by the county. Such petition shall be certified by the appropriate county election commission as containing the signatures of a majority of the qualified electors of the district.

HISTORY: 1975 (59) 318.

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