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S 969 (2021-2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 59-1-325 SO AS TO PROVIDE EVERY PUBLIC SCHOOL SHALL DISPLAY DEPICTIONS OF THE RESPECTIVE FLAGS AND MOTTOS OF THE UNITED STATES AND SOUTH CAROLINA BEFORE JANUARY 1, 2023, TO PROVIDE RELATED REQUIREMENTS OF THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION AND PUBLIC SCHOOLS, AND TO MAKE THESE PROVISIONS APPLICABLE TO PRIVATE SCHOOLS THAT RECEIVE ANY PUBLIC FUNDING; BY ADDING SECTION 59-1-465 SO AS TO PROVIDE PUBLIC SCHOOL PRINCIPALS SHALL ALLOW YOUTH PATRIOTIC SOCIETY REPRESENTATIVES TO ADDRESS STUDENTS ON CERTAIN TOPICS DURING PATRIOT DAY, CONSTITUTION DAY, OR PATRIOTISM WEEK EVENTS, TO PROVIDE RELATED IMPLEMENTATION PROVISIONS, AND TO DEFINE RELATED TERMS; AND TO AMEND SECTION 53-3-150, RELATING TO PATRIOTISM WEEK OBSERVATIONS, SO AS TO MAKE SUCH OBSERVATIONS MANDATORY IN PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICTS AND TO INCLUDE MANDATORY OBSERVATIONS FOR PATRIOT DAY AND CONSTITUTION DAY, AMONG OTHER THINGS. - ratified title
Jan 12 2022 Ratified R 181
May 12 2022
S 945 (2021-2022 Regular Session)
A Bill To Amend The Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, By Adding Section 59-19-85 So As To Promote Public Access To School Board Meetings By Requiring School Boards To Adopt And Implement Policies That Provide Live Electronic Transmission Of Such Meetings, To Extend Applicability Of These Provisions To The Governing Bodies Of Charter Schools And Special Schools, To Provide Flexibility In Certain Circumstances, And To Provide Related Requirements Of The State Board Of Education; And To Provide The Provisions Of This Act Must Be Implemented Before July 1, 2023.
Jan 11 2022 Read Third Time And Returned To Senate With Amendments
May 12 2022
S 918 (2021-2022 Regular Session)
A Concurrent Resolution To Request That The Department Of Transportation Name The Intersection Of Highway 501 And Broadway Street In Horry County "Patrol Officer Henry Scarborough Intersection" And Erect Appropriate Markers Or Signs At This Location Containing The Designation.
Dec 06 2021 Adopted, Returned To Senate With Concurrence
May 12 2022
S 984 (2021-2022 Regular Session)
A Bill To Amend Section 6-1-300, Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, Relating To Definitions Pertaining To The Authority Of Local Governments To Assess Taxes And Fees, So As To Provide That A Service Or User Fee Must Be Used To The Nonexclusive Benefit Of The Payers; And To Amend Section 6-1-330, Relating To A Service Or User Fee, So As To Provide That A Provision Applies To An Entire Article.
Jan 13 2022 Returned To House With Amendments
May 12 2022
S 919 (2021-2022 Regular Session)
A Concurrent Resolution To Request That The Department Of Transportation Name The Overpass Of Harrelson Boulevard In Horry County "Patrolman Jacob Hancher Overpass" And Erect Appropriate Markers Or Signs At This Location Containing The Designation.
Dec 06 2021 Adopted, Returned To Senate With Concurrence
May 12 2022
S 133 (2021-2022 Regular Session)
A Joint Resolution To Make Application To The Congress Of The United States To Call A Convention For Proposing Amendments Pursuant To Article V Of The United States Constitution Limited To Proposing Amendments That Impose Fiscal Restraints On The Federal Government, Limit The Power And Jurisdiction Of The Federal Government, And Limit The Terms Of Office For Its Officials And For Members Of Congress; To Provide Certain Reservations, Understandings, And Declarations Limiting The Application; And To Provide Certain Selection Criteria For Delegates To A Convention Of The States As Well As Limitations Upon Their Authority.
Dec 09 2020 Conference Committee Appointed Rice, Campsen, Sabb
May 12 2022
S 202 (2021-2022 Regular Session)
A Bill To Amend Section 1-6-10(1) And (5) Of The 1976 Code, Relating To Definitions For The Office Of The State Inspector General, To Define Necessary Terms.
Dec 09 2020 Conference Committee Appointed Hembree, Young, Hutto
May 12 2022
S 935 (2021-2022 Regular Session)
A Bill To Amend Title 59 Of The 1976 Code, Relating To Education, By Adding Chapter 8, To Provide For The Creation Of Education Scholarship Accounts, To Provide Requirements For The Accounts, To Create An Education Scholarship Account Fund To Fund The Scholarships, And To Provide Related Requirements Of The Education Oversight Committee And The Department Of Administration, Among Other Things.
Dec 07 2021 Conference Committee Appointed Hembree, Grooms, Jackson
May 12 2022
S 1331 (2021-2022 Regular Session)
A Senate Resolution To Declare Sunday, May 8, Through Saturday, May 14, 2022, As Charter Schools Week In The Palmetto State And To Acknowledge The Importance Of Educating The Children Of South Carolina In Innovative Classrooms And Schools.
May 12 2022 Introduced And Adopted
May 12 2022
S 152 (2021-2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, SO AS TO ENACT THE "COUNTY GREEN SPACE SALES TAX ACT"; BY ADDING ARTICLE 10 TO CHAPTER 10, TITLE 4, SO AS TO CREATE THE COUNTY GREEN SPACE SALES TAX, TO IMPOSE THE TAX, TO PROVIDE FOR THE CONTENTS OF THE BALLOT AND THE PURPOSE FOR WHICH TAX PROCEEDS MAY BE USED, TO PROVIDE FOR THE IMPOSITION AND TERMINATION OF THE TAX, TO PROVIDE THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE SHALL ADMINISTER AND COLLECT THE TAX, TO PROVIDE FOR DISTRIBUTIONS TO COUNTIES AND CONFIDENTIALITY, AND TO PROVIDE FOR UNIDENTIFIED FUNDS, TRANSFERS, AND SUPPLEMENTAL DISTRIBUTIONS. - ratified title
Dec 09 2020 Ratified R 166
May 12 2022
S 1024 (2021-2022 Regular Session)
A Bill To Amend Section 7-7-320, As Amended, Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, Relating To The Designation Of Voting Precincts In Horry County, So As To Delete Six Precincts, To Add Seven Precincts, And To Redesignate The Map Number On Which The Names Of These Precincts May Be Found And Maintained By The Revenue And Fiscal Affairs Office.
Jan 27 2022 Read Third Time And Returned To Senate With Amendments
May 11 2022
S 2 (2021-2022 Regular Session)
A Bill To Amend Chapter 1, Title 44, Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, Relating To The Department Of Health And Environmental Control, So As To Rename The Chapter The "Department Of Behavioral And Public Health" And To Reorganize The Chapter To Create The Division Of Public Health, To Delegate To The Division The Public Health Responsibilities Of The Department, To Abolish The Department And Board Of Health And Environmental Control, To Provide For The Appointment Of A Director Of The Department By The Governor, And To Transfer Environmental Responsibilities Of The Department To The Division Of Environmental Control Of The Department Of Agriculture And The Department Of Natural Resources, As Appropriate; To Amend Chapter 9, Title 44, Relating, In Part, To The Department Of Mental Health, So As To Create The Division Of Mental Health Within The Department Of Behavioral And Public Health, To Make Conforming Changes Reflecting The Transfer Of Responsibilities To The Division, With Exceptions, And To Abolish The Department Of Mental Health And The Mental Health Commission; To Amend Chapter 49, Title 44, Relating To The Department Of Alcohol And Other Drug Abuse Services, So As To Create The Division Of Alcohol And Other Drug Abuse Services Within The Department Of Behavioral And Public Health, To Make Conforming Changes Reflecting The Transfer Of Responsibilities To The Division, And To Abolish The Department Of Alcohol And Other Drug Abuse Services; By Adding Article 7 To Chapter 11, Title 25 So As To Transfer From The Department Of Mental Health To The Department Of Veterans' Affairs The Authority To Establish And Operate Veterans Homes; To Amend Sections 44-11-10, 44-11-60, 44-11-70, 44-13-20, 44-13-30, 44-13-40, 44-13-60, 44-15-10, 44-15-20, 44-15-30, 44-15-60, 44-15-70, 44-15-80, 44-15-90, 44-17-450, 44-17-460, 44-17-580, 44-17-860, 44-17-865, 44-17-870, 44-22-10, 44-22-110, 44-24-10, 44-25-30, 44-27-10, 44-27-30, 44-28-20, 44-28-40, 44-28-60, 44-28-80, 44-28-360, And 44-28-370, Relating To The Department Of Mental Health, So As To Make Conforming Changes; By Adding Chapter 57 To Title 46 So As To Create A Division Of Environmental Protection Within The Department Of Agriculture And Transfer To The Division The Divisions, Offices, And Programs Of The Department Of Health And Environmental Control That Perform Environmental Functions, With Exceptions; To Amend Section 46-3-10, Relating To The Duties Of The Department Of Agriculture, So As To Add The Administration Of The Division Of Environmental Protection; To Amend Sections 48-2-20, 48-2-70, 48-2-320, 48-2-330, 48-2-340, 48-14-20, 48-18-20, 48-18-50, 48-20-30, 48-20-40, 48-20-70, 48-21-20, 48-43-10, 48-46-30, 48-46-40, 48-46-50, 48-46-80, 48-46-90, 48-52-810, 48-52-865, 48-55-10, 48-56-20, 48-57-20, 48-60-20, 49-5-30, And 49-5-60, Relating To Environmental Protection Funds, Stormwater Management And Sediment Reduction, Erosion And Sediment Reduction, Mining, Oil And Gas Conservation And Production, Radioactive Waste, Environmental Awareness And Innovation, Information Technology Equipment Recovery, And Groundwater, All So As To Transfer Regulatory Authority To The Department Of Agriculture; To Amend Sections 48-1-10, 48-1-20, 48-1-55, 48-1-85, 48-1-95, 48-1-100, 48-1-280, 48-3-10, And 48-3-140, Relating To The Pollution Control Act Or Pollution Control Facilities, All So As To Transfer Regulatory Authority To The Department Of Natural Resources; To Amend Section 48-4-10, Relating To The Organizational Structure Of The Department Of Natural Resources, So As To Transfer The Department Of Health And Environmental Control'S Coastal Division And Office Of Ocean And Coastal Resource Management To The Department Of Natural Resources; To Amend Sections 48-39-10, 48-39-35, 48-39-50, 48-39-270, 48-40-20, 48-40-40, 49-1-15, 49-1-16, 49-1-18, 49-3-30, 49-4-20, 49-4-80, 49-4-170, 49-6-30, 49-11-120, Relating To Coastal Tidelands And Wetlands, The Beach Restoration And Improvement Trust Act, Navigable Waters, Water Resources Planning, Surface Water Withdrawal Regulation And Reporting, The Aquatic Plant Management Council, Dam And Reservoir Safety, All So As To Transfer Regulatory Authority To The Department Of Natural Resources; To Amend Section 1-30-10, As Amended, Relating To Departments Of State Government, So As To Delete The Department Of Alcohol And Other Drug Abuse Services, The Department Of Health And Environmental Control, And The Department Of Mental Health, And To Add The Department Of Behavioral And Public Health; To Amend Section 1-30-20, Relating To The Department Of Alcohol And Other Drug Abuse Services, So As To Change The Reference To The Department Of Behavioral And Public Health; To Amend Section 1-30-75, Relating To The Department Of Natural Resources, So As To Make Conforming Changes; And To Repeal Section 1-30-45 Relating To The Department Of Health And Environmental Control, Section 1-30-70 Relating To The Department Of Mental Health, And Sections 44-11-30 And 44-11-40 Relating To Veterans Homes.
Dec 09 2020 Requests For Debate-Rep(S). Stavrinakis, Cobb-Hunter, Ott, Brawley, Govan, Kirby, Tedder, Garvin, R Williams, Wheeler, Wetmore, King, Murray, Gillard, Mcdaniel, Magnuson, Morgan, Pope, T Moore, Elliott, B Cox, Henderson-Myers, May, Anderson, Mcknight, Rivers, Hosey, Bernstein, Daning, Hiott, Jl Johnson, Crawford, Bannister
May 11 2022
S 531 (2021-2022 Regular Session)
A Bill To Enact The "Save Women'S Sports Act"; To Amend Article 5, Chapter 1, Title 59 Of The 1976 Code, Relating To Miscellaneous Educational Provisions, By Adding Section 59-1-500, To Provide That Public And Private Middle School-Level And High School-Level Teams And Sports Must Be Designated Based On Biological Sex, To Provide That Teams Or Sports Designated For Females Must Be Restricted To Students Of The Female Sex, To Provide Certain Protections For Public And Private Schools, And To Provide Certain Relief For Violations.
Feb 09 2021 Recommitted To Committee On Education
May 05 2022
S 1309 (2021-2022 Regular Session)
A Senate Resolution To Express Sincere Gratitude To All South Carolina Teachers Who Enthusiastically Dedicate Themselves To The Future And Well-Being Of Our Students, To Recognize May 2 Through 6, 2022, As "Teacher Appreciation Week" And To Encourage Schools And Communities In The Palmetto State To Honor The Numerous, Vital Contributions Of Our State'S Outstanding Teachers.
May 03 2022 Introduced And Adopted
May 03 2022
S 1313 (2021-2022 Regular Session)
A Senate Resolution To Congratulate Elton O. Spain, Sr. Upon The Occasion Of His Retirement As A Deputy Sergeant-At-Arms Officer, To Commend Him For His Eighteen Years Of Dedicated Service To The South Carolina State Senate, And To Wish Him Much Happiness And Fulfillment In The Years Ahead.
May 03 2022 Introduced And Adopted
May 03 2022
S 1305 (2021-2022 Regular Session)
A Senate Resolution To Express Profound Sorrow Upon The Passing Of Henry Clyde Harrison, Jr. And To Extend Our Deepest Sympathy To His Family And Many Friends.
May 03 2022 Introduced And Adopted
May 03 2022
S 1308 (2021-2022 Regular Session)
A Senate Resolution To Congratulate Elton O. Spain, Sr. Upon The Occasion Of His Retirement As A Deputy Sergeant-At-Arms Officer, To Commend Him For His Eighteen Years Of Dedicated Service To The South Carolina State Senate, And To Wish Him Much Happiness And Fulfillment In The Years Ahead.
May 03 2022 Introduced And Adopted
May 03 2022
S 203 (2021-2022 Regular Session)
AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 59-19-60, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE REMOVAL OF SCHOOL DISTRICT TRUSTEES AND FILLING OF TRUSTEE VACANCIES, SO AS TO PROVIDE THE GOVERNOR MAY REMOVE TRUSTEES IN CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES, TO PROVIDE THE GOVERNOR MAY FILL TRUSTEE VACANCIES, TO PROVIDE NOTICE AND HEARING REQUIREMENTS, AND TO DELETE EXISTING PROVISIONS CONCERNING TRUSTEE REMOVAL AND FILLING OF VACANCIES BY SCHOOL BOARDS. - ratified title
Dec 09 2020 Act No. 138
Apr 29 2022
S 1298 (2021-2022 Regular Session)
A Senate Resolution To Recognize And Honor The South Carolina Human Trafficking Task Force Upon The Occasion Of Its Tenth Anniversary And To Commend The Task Force For Its Many Years Of Dedicated Service To The People And The State Of South Carolina
Apr 28 2022 Introduced And Adopted
Apr 28 2022
S 1085 (2021-2022 Regular Session)
A Concurrent Resolution To Request The Department Of Transportation Name The Roundabout Located On Gasque Road In The City Of Marion In Marion County "James M. Jordan, Sr. Roundabout" And Erect Appropriate Markers Or Signs At This Location Containing These Words.
Feb 17 2022 Adopted, Returned To Senate With Concurrence
Apr 26 2022

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