SCMA Statement on the SC House of Representatives Passage of the SC COVID-19 Liability Immunity Act
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 22, 2021
Contact: James Richter
(Columbia, SC) – The South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance (SCMA) released the following statement from its President and CEO, Sara Hazzard, regarding the passage of S. 147, the South Carolina COVID-19 Liability Immunity Act, by the SC House of Representatives:
“We are very pleased to see the passage of S.147, the COVID-19 Liability Immunity Act, in the SC House of Representatives today. The COVID-19 pandemic presented unprecedented challenges, and as our state continues to recover and rebuild our economy, it is critical we provide businesses the confidence and certainty they need. This legislation is key to ensuring South Carolina continues to have one of the world’s most competitive business climates.”
South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance
The South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance is the only statewide organization dedicated exclusively to the interests of manufacturers. Its mission is to strengthen and advance South Carolina manufacturing by advocating for our members, fostering a world-class workforce, and bringing together manufacturers to connect, share, and solve industry challenges. The SCMA membership is comprised of more than 200 manufacturing companies that represent more than 80,000 associates in South Carolina.