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Wm. Weston J. Newton

Republican — Representative — District 120
Available Terms:
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Wm. Weston J. Newton represents House District 120 in the South Carolina House, is a member of two committees, and is the primary sponsor of 865 bills.

2012 74358.84

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.

  • Columbia Address:

    228 Blatt Bldg.Columbia 29201
    Phone: 803-212-6810

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • H 3925

    A Concurrent Resolution To Declare April 2015 As "Homeschool Recognition Month" In South Carolina, To Recognize The Diligent Efforts Of Homeschooling Parents And The Academic Success Of Their Students, And To Express Sincere Appreciation For Their Focus On The Well-Being And Overall Achievements Of Their Children.

  • H 3901

    A House Resolution To Recognize And Honor Thad Brunson, Chief Engineer For Field Operations With The South Carolina Department Of Transportation, Upon The Occasion Of His Retirement After More Than Thirty-One Years Of Outstanding Service And To Wish Him Continued Success And Happiness In All His Future Endeavors.

  • H 3906

    A Bill To Amend Section 12-43-220, As Amended, Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, Relating To The Four Percent Special Assessment Ratio, So As To Provide That, In Certain Situations, If A Person Receives The Four Percent Assessment Ratio When The Person Was Not Eligible, Any Payment In Error Is Considered Partial Payment And The Person Owes The Balance At The Correct Assessment Ratio Plus A Penalty On The Balance, And To Provide That After A Parcel Of Real Property Has Undergone An Assessable Transfer Of Interest, Delinquent Property Tax And Penalties Assessed Because The Property Was Improperly Classified As Owner-Occupied Residential Property While Owned By The Transferor Are Solely A Personal Liability Of The Transferor And Do Not Constitute A Lien On The Property And Are Not Enforceable Against The Property After The Assessable Transfer Of Interest If The Transferee Is A Bona Fide Purchaser For Value Without Notice; And To Amend Section 12-54-85, Relating To The Time Limitation On The Assessment Of Taxes And Fees, So As To Disallow Assessments After Thirty-Six Months, And To Provide That A Taxpayer May Make A Claim For A Refund On Real Property Within Thirty-Six Months Of Payment Instead Of Twenty-Four Months.

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  • H 3916

    A Bill To Amend Section 56-1-400, As Amended, Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, Relating To The Surrender Of A Person'S Driver'S License To The Department Of Motor Vehicles Upon Its Suspension Or Revocation, The Issuance Of A New Driver'S License, And The Installation Of An Ignition Interlock Device On A Vehicle For A Conviction For Certain Offenses, So As To Delete The Provision That Allows A Person Whose Employment Requires Him To Drive A Vehicle That Is Not Required To Be Equipped With The Device To Obtain A Waiver From Having The Device Installed In The Vehicle.

  • H 3883

    A Concurrent Resolution To Congratulate And Honor Charleston County School District'S Laing Middle School Of Science And Technology On Being Named A Finalist For The 2015 Florida Educational Technology Conference (Fetc) Stem Excellence Awards.

  • H 3895

    A House Resolution To Recognize And Honor Jesse D. Babington, A Fourth-Year Electrical Apprentice With The Charleston Electrical Contractors Association And To Congratulate Him On Receiving First Place In The 2015 National Craft Championships.

Recent Votes

H 3775

Passage of Bill

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10081.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 2318.0
H 3914

Passage of Joint Resolution

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 6351.0
•••No: 3528.0
•••Other: 2520.0
H 3683

Passage of Bill

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10484.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 1915.0
H 3349

Passage of Bill

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10484.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 1915.0
H 3547

Passage of Bill

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10383.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 2016.0
H 3443

Passage of Bill

Legislator Vote: Other

•••Yes: 9980.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 2419.0
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