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Lawrence K. Grooms

Republican — Senator — District 37
Available Terms:
  • 119
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Lawrence K. Grooms represents Senate District 37 in the South Carolina Senate, is a member of four committees, and is the primary sponsor of 423 bills.

2000 196987.93
2002 3061.83
2004 94186.04
2006 -7085.81
2008 63824.37
2010 43650.0
2012 69949.12

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

  • Columbia Address:

    203 Gressette Bldg.Columbia 29201
    Phone: 803-212-6400

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • S 815

    A Concurrent Resolution To Express The Belief Of The General Assembly That Nascar Racing Is An Integral And Vital Part Of The State Of South Carolina And Its Economy And To Recognize The Darlington Raceway As One Of Our State'S Most Treasured Attractions, As Well As Identify South Carolina'S Rich Nascar History In The State Of South Carolina And To Name The Week Of August 31, 2015 Through September 6, 2015 As "Darlington Raceway Week, A Week Too Tough To Tame In South Carolina".

  • S 774

    A Senate Resolution To Recognize And Honor Mount Pilgrim Baptist Church Upon The Occasion Of Its Quasquicentennial Anniversary And To Congratulate Reverend Rock E. Sims And The Congregation For One Hundred Twenty Five Years Of Ministry To The Community.

  • S 722

    A Concurrent Resolution To Welcome Highly Acclaimed Actor And Activist Danny Glover To The Palmetto State And To Express Profound Appreciation For His Address At The 2015 Commencement Of Voorhees College.

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  • S 723

    A Concurrent Resolution To Convey The Deepest Sorrow Of The Members Of The South Carolina General Assembly Upon The Death Of William L. Bonner Of Detroit, Michigan, Chief Apostle Of The Church Of Our Lord Jesus Christ Of The Apostolic Faith, And To Offer Their Sincere Condolences To His Loving Family And His Many Friends.

  • S 713

    A Concurrent Resolution To Proclaim May 2015 As "Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month" Throughout The State And To Encourage All South Carolinians To Be Aware Of Motorcyclists Who Share Our Roads And Highways And To Work Together To Reduce Motorcycle-Related Crashes, Injuries, And Fatalities.

  • S 706

    A Senate Resolution To Congratulate The Post And Courier Newspaper Of Charleston On Winning The 2015 Pulitzer Prize For Public Service And To Honor Them For Their Work To Bring Awareness To The Issue Of Domestic Violence.

Recent Votes

S 590

to concur

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4291.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 48.0
S 484

2nd Reading

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 3984.0
•••No: 36.0
•••Other: 48.0
S 505

2nd Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3984.0
•••No: 24.0
•••Other: 510.0
H 3702

Rule 15A-Cloture

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 715.0
•••No: 3371.0
•••Other: 613.0
S 47

to adopt

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4393.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 36.0
H 4135

2nd Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4291.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 48.0
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