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J. Thomas McElveen, III

Democratic — Senator — District 35
Available Terms:
  • 2013-2014
  • 2015-2016
  • 2017-2018

J. Thomas McElveen, III represents Senate District 35 in the South Carolina Senate, is a member of 0 committees, and is the primary sponsor of 284 bills.

  • District Office:

    P. O. Box 57Sumter 29151
    Phone: 803-778-0597
  • Capitol Office:

    508 Gressette Bldg.Columbia 29201
    Phone: 803-212-6132

Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • S 673

    A Concurrent Resolution To Recognize And Honor The Dedication, Heroism, And Importance Of Firefighters In The Palmetto State And To Declare May 4, 2017, As "International Firefighters' Day" In South Carolina.

  • S 674

    A Senate Resolution To Congratulate, Recognize, And Honor Electric Utility Linemen For The Role They Have In Building, Maintaining, And Restoring Important Electrical Infrastructure In South Carolina And Across The Nation.

  • S 670

    A Senate Resolution To Express The Profound Sorrow Of The Members Of The South Carolina Senate Upon The Passing Of John L. "Rabbit" Scott, Sr., Of Richland County, To Honor His Remarkable Commitment To His Community, And To Extend Their Deepest Sympathy To His Large And Loving Family And His Many Friends.

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  • S 648

    A Bill To Amend Section 59-53-1784, Code Of Laws Of South Carolina, 1976, Relating To The Disposal Of Surplus Property By The Midlands Technical College Enterprise Campus Authority, So As To Provide That The Exemption Of The Authority From Surplus Property Laws Applies To Real, Personal, And Mixed Property In Certain Circumstances.

  • S 624

    A Senate Resolution To Honor And Recognize Elaine Nichols Of Charlotte For Her Work In Curating And Preserving African American History.

  • S 625

    A Concurrent Resolution To Recognize A'Ja Wilson Of Richland County For Her Accomplishments As A University Of South Carolina Women'S Basketball Player, And To Congratulate Her On The Team'S 2017 Ncaa Championship And Her Selection As The Most Outstanding Player Of The Tournament As Well As The Recipient Of Many Other Awards.

Recent Votes

S 940

motion under Rule 15A

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 920.0
•••No: 3271.0
•••Other: 48.0
H 3945

Motion under 15A

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 1635.0
•••No: 2351.0
•••Other: 613.0
S 940

to adopt the Conference Report

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3577.0
•••No: 511.0
•••Other: 511.0
S 940

Motion under Rule15A

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 2351.0
•••No: 1533.0
•••Other: 715.0
H 3149

to adopt the Conference Report

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 3271.0
•••No: 715.0
•••Other: 613.0
S 940

to table the motion under Rule 14 to Carry Over with Senator retaining the floor

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 2555.0
•••No: 1431.0
•••Other: 613.0
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