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Lawrence K. Grooms

Republican — Senator — District 37
Available Terms:
  • 119
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016
  • 2017-2018

Lawrence K. Grooms represents Senate District 37 in the South Carolina Senate, is a member of four committees, and is the primary sponsor of 561 bills.

  • Capitol Office:

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

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

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  • S 888

    A Bill To Amend The Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, By Adding Section 59-25-47 So As To Provide Certain Public School Faculty Members Annually May Receive Payments For Unused Annual Leave And Sick Leave In Excess Of Ninety Days At An Established Rate Of Substitute Pay For Their Job Classification, To Provide These Payments Are Available To Teachers In Public School Districts And Charter Schools, And To Provide These Provisions Do Not Amend Or Repeal Existing Programs That Make Similar Payments But At Lower Rates, Or Related Rights Of School Districts Or Legislative Delegations.

  • S 851

    A Senate Resolution To Honor South Carolina State Trooper Joseph Ragazzo For Risking His Safety So That Others May Remain Safe And To Wish Him A Speedy Recovery From Injuries Sustained In The Line Of Duty.

  • S 853

    A Senate Resolution To Honor And Remember The Incomparable Life Of Former South Carolina Chief Justice Ernest Adolphus Finney, Jr., And To Extend The Deepest Sympathy To His Family.

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  • S 801

    A Bill To Amend Section 22-8-10(1) Of The 1976 Code, Relating To Magistrates' Compensation, To Provide For The Appointment Of Chief Magistrates By Senatorial Delegation.

  • S 730

    A Senate Resolution To Honor And Recognize John Potter Hazzard, V And To Commend Him For His Many Years Of Outstanding Service To The Senate Of South Carolina.

  • S 732

    A Senate Resolution To Congratulate William "Bill" Franklin Truesdale, Sr. Upon The Occasion Of His Retirement From Santee Drug Center In St. Stephen, To Commend Him For His Years Of Distinguished Public Service, And To Wish Him Continued Success In All His Future Endeavors.

Recent Votes

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H 3720

to override the veto 23

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4495.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 24.0
H 3720

to override the veto 18

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4086.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 613.0
H 3720

to override the veto 14

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4189.0
•••No: 24.0
•••Other: 36.0
H 3720

to override the veto 10

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4291.0
•••No: 24.0
•••Other: 24.0
H 3720

to override the veto 15

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 4495.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 24.0
H 3720

to override the veto 28

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 2656.0
•••No: 1839.0
•••Other: 24.0
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Sources

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