On Tuesday, May 25, the S.C. House of Representatives agreed to amendments made to the Sprinkler bill by the S.C. Senate. The bill was ratified on June 1, a procedural step where the Speaker of the House and the President of the Senate sign the bill and affirm that the bill was properly passed and agreed to by both houses.

The bill is now before S.C. Governor Mark Sanford. The Governor has the option to sign the bill into law, veto the bill, or allow the bill to become law without his signature. The Governor has until this weekend to sign or veto the bill or it will become law without his signature.