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Larry A. Martin

Republican — Senator — District 2
Available Terms:
  • 119
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016

Larry A. Martin represents Senate District 2 in the South Carolina Senate, is a member of four committees, and is the primary sponsor of 462 bills.

1996 7186.0
2000 31006.0
2002 3750.0
2004 24820.04
2006 13780.0
2008 104852.71
2010 15214.84
2012 118444.12

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

  • Columbia Address:

    101 Gressette Bldg.Columbia 29201
    Phone: 803-212-6610

Media

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News and Blog Coverage

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • S 598

    A Concurrent Resolution To Designate The Third Full Week In April 2015 As "Shaken Baby Syndrome Awareness Week" To Raise Awareness Regarding Shaken Baby Syndrome And To Commend The Hospitals, Child Care Councils, Schools, And Other Organizations That Educate Parents And Caregivers On How To Protect Children From Abuse.

  • S 590

    A Bill To Amend Sections 56-1-400(B) And 56-5-2941(L), Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, Relating To Ignition Interlock Devices, So As To Provide That The Employer'S Vehicle Waiver Does Not Apply To A Person Convicted Of A Second Or Subsequent Violation Of Section 56-5-2930, 56-5-2933, 56-5-2945, Or A Law Of Another State That Prohibits A Person From Driving A Motor Vehicle While Under The Influence Of Alcohol Or Other Drugs, Unless The Person'S Driving Privileges Have Been Suspended For Not Less Than One Year Or The Person Has Had An Ignition Interlock Device Installed For Not Less Than One Year On Each Of The Motor Vehicles Owned Or Operated, Or Both, By The Person; And To Amend Section 29-5-2990(B), Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, Relating To The Suspension Of A Person'S Driver'S License For A Violation Of Section 56-5-2930, Section 56-5-2933, Or A Law Of Another State That Prohibits A Person From Driving A Motor Vehicle While Under The Influence Of Alcohol Or Other Drugs, So As To Provide That Entry Into An Alcohol And Drug Safety Action Program'S Services, If The Services Are Necessary, Is A Mandatory Requirement For The Issuance Of An Ignition Interlock Restricted License.

  • S 586

    A Bill To Amend Section 1-11-470, Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, Relating To Limitations On A Constitutional Officer'S Use Of Funds Appropriated By The General Assembly, So As To Change References From The Budget And Control Board To The State Fiscal Accountability Authority; To Amend Chapter 30 Of Title 1 Of The 1976 Code, Relating To Departments Of State Government, So As To Provide Correct References To Establishing Authority Or Duties For Each Department And Delete Language Concerning Government Agency Transfers That Have Been Accomplished; To Amend Section 2-13-240, Relating To Distribution Of Code Sets By The Legislative Council, So As To Provide That The Legislative Council, As It Determines In The Best Interests Of The State, May Distribute Or Sell Code Of Laws, Supplements, Or Replacement Volumes To Public Sector Entities Except That It Must Not Charge The General Assembly For Codes Placed In The Statehouse Or Gressette Or Blatt Buildings; To Amend Section 48-4-10, Relating To Creation Of The Department Of Natural Resources, So As To Delete Provisions Concerning Government Agency Transfers That Have Been Accomplished; To Amend Section 58-3-580, Relating To Staff Organization And Allocation In The Office Of Regulatory Staff, So As To Delete Provisions That Have Been Accomplished And To Clarify The Executive Director'S Authority Concerning Office Personnel; To Amend Section 63-19-360, Relating To Institutional Services, So As To Delete Language Concerning Reports That Already Have Been Completed And To Provide That Future Reports Be Made To The Department Of Administration Instead Of The Budget And Control Board, Which Will Be Abolished July 1, 2015, As Provided By Act 121 Of 2014; And To Repeal Section 1-11-22, Relating To The Organization Of The Budget And Control Board Staff; Section 48-22-20, Relating To Powers Devolved Upon The Department Of Natural Resources By The 1993 Restructuring Act; And Section 59-150-355, Relating To Education Lottery Appropriations And Uses, So As To Delete Provisions Concerning Transfers Of Or Actions By State Government Agencies That Have Been Accomplished.

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  • S 581

    A Senate Resolution To Recognize Jennifer Bellamy Of Columbia'S Wltx-Tv For Her Outstanding Service As A Multimedia Journalist And Weekend Anchor And To Wish Her Much Success And Fulfillment In All Her Future Endeavors.

  • S 580

    A Senate Resolution To Recognize And Honor The Keenan High School Boys Varsity Basketball Team, Coaches, And School Officials For An Outstanding Season And To Congratulate Them For Winning The 2015 Class Aa State Championship Title.

  • S 575

    A Bill To Amend Article 5, Chapter 3, Title 23, Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, Relating To The Missing Person Information Center, By Adding Section 23-3-340, So As To Provide That Upon Request Of A Law Enforcement Agency, A Wireless Telecommunications Carrier Shall Provide Call Location Information Concerning The Telecommunications Device Of The User To The Law Enforcement Agency In Order To Respond To A Call For Emergency Services Or In An Emergency Situation That Involves The Risk Of Death Or Serious Physical Harm.

Recent Votes

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S 523

to set for Special Order

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 2350.0
•••No: 2247.0
•••Other: 12.0
S 358

2nd Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4086.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 613.0
H 3035

2nd Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3882.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 817.0
S 426

2nd Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4189.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 510.0
S 437

2nd Reading

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4495.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 24.0
H 3118

to adopt the free conference report

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4393.0
•••No: 12.0
•••Other: 24.0
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