TITLE

S.C. Lawmakers Prepare Development, Highway Measures

AUTHOR(S)
Desue, Tedra
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;1/3/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32041, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that South Carolina lawmakers have pre-filed several legislative bills to be considered this year that are bond-related measures addressing growth and economic development needs in the state. The legislative session is scheduled to begin on January 11. One bill would allow tax increment finance districts to be established in rural areas of the state. Proceeds placed into the State Construction Program Fund must be used exclusively for the purpose of highway construction, which includes widening roads and improving intersections, overpasses and urban loops.
ACCESSION #
15519160

 

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