South Carolina General Assembly
119th Session, 2011-2012
Legislation Prefiled in the House

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12/06/11

H. 4497 (Word version) -- Rep. Sellers: A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 44-29-187 SO AS TO ENACT THE "CERVICAL CANCER PREVENTION ACT"; TO PROVIDE THAT BEGINNING WITH THE 2012-2013 SCHOOL YEAR, THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL SHALL OFFER AS AN OPTION THE CERVICAL CANCER VACCINE SERIES TO FEMALE STUDENTS ENROLLING IN THE SEVENTH GRADE; TO PROVIDE THE STUDENT MAY ONLY RECEIVE THESE VACCINATIONS AT THE OPTION OF THE PARENT OR GUARDIAN OF THE CHILD; TO PROVIDE A PROCEDURE THROUGH WHICH A PARENT OR GUARDIAN MAY EXERCISE THE OPTION FOR THEIR CHILD TO RECEIVE THESE VACCINATIONS; TO REQUIRE A RELATED EDUCATION PROGRAM; AND TO PROVIDE THAT IMPLEMENTATION OF THIS SECTION IS CONTINGENT UPON STATE AND FEDERAL FUNDING.

Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works

H. 4498 (Word version) -- Rep. Butler Garrick: A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 30-1-95 SO AS TO REQUIRE THE PRESERVATION OF CERTAIN ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS OF PUBLIC OFFICIALS THAT CONSTITUTE PUBLIC RECORDS FOR A PERIOD OF FIVE YEARS AFTER CREATION, AND TO PROVIDE A PENALTY.

Referred to Committee on Judiciary

H. 4499 (Word version) -- Rep. J. R. Smith: A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 44-7-275 SO AS TO PROVIDE AN ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY SHALL MAINTAIN CERTAIN LIABILITY INSURANCE; TO AMEND SECTION 44-7-130, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO DEFINITIONS PERTAINING TO THE STATE CERTIFICATION OF NEED AND HEALTH FACILITY LICENSURE ACT, SO AS TO MODIFY A DEFINITION; AND TO AMEND SECTION 44-7-270, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO APPLICATIONS FOR LICENSURE OF CERTAIN HEALTH CARE FACILITIES, SO AS TO PROVIDE AN ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY SHALL FURNISH PROOF OF LIABILITY INSURANCE COVERAGE TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL WHEN FILING AN APPLICATION FOR LICENSURE.

Referred to Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs

H. 4500 (Word version) -- Rep. Herbkersman: A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ENACTING THE "SOUTH CAROLINA CHARITABLE INVESTMENT RECOVERY ACT OF 2012" BY ADDING SECTION 33-56-56 SO AS TO EXEMPT CERTAIN LOANS TO CHARITIES FROM RETIREMENT ACCOUNTS FROM REPORTING REQUIREMENTS RELATED TO THE SOLICITATION OF CHARITABLE FUNDS; BY ADDING SECTION 38-63-110 SO AS TO PROVIDE A BONA FIDE CHARITY OR NOT-FOR-PROFIT CORPORATION MAY HAVE AN INSURABLE INTEREST IN THE LIFE OF AN INSURED IN CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES; TO AMEND SECTION 33-31-1407, RELATING TO A KNOWN CLAIM AGAINST A DISSOLVED CORPORATION, SO AS TO PROVIDE A CLAIM FOR A LIFE INSURANCE POLICY OWNED BY A CHARITY UNDER CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES MAY NOT BE BARRED; AND TO AMEND SECTION 35-1-102, RELATING TO CERTAIN DEFINITIONS ASSOCIATED WITH SOUTH CAROLINA UNIFORM SECURITIES ACT OF 2005, SO AS TO AMEND THE DEFINITION OF AN INVESTMENT CONTRACT.

Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry

H. 4501 (Word version) -- Rep. Sellers: A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING ARTICLE 10 TO CHAPTER 6, TITLE 44 SO AS TO REQUIRE CERTAIN WASTE, FRAUD, AND ABUSE DETECTION, PREVENTION, AND RECOVERY SOLUTIONS CONCERNING MEDICAID AND CHILDREN'S' HEALTH PROGRAMS IN THIS STATE, TO PROVIDE FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THESE SOLUTIONS, AND TO DEFINE CERTAIN RELATED TERMS.

Referred to Committee on Ways and Means

H. 4502 (Word version) -- Rep. Cobb-Hunter: A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, SO AS TO ENACT THE "HONORING HISTORY BY PRESERVING PUBLIC OFFICIALS' CORRESPONDENCE ACT"; TO AMEND SECTION 30-1-90, RELATING TO THE CREATION, FILING, AND PRESERVATION OF PUBLIC RECORDS BY THE DEPARTMENT OF ARCHIVES, SO AS TO PROHIBIT PUBLIC OFFICIALS FROM THE INTENTIONAL DELETION OF CERTAIN ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS THAT CONSTITUTE PUBLIC RECORDS; AND TO REPEAL SECTION 30-1-110 RELATING TO THE DISCRETIONARY DESTRUCTION OF PUBLIC RECORDS.

Referred to Committee on Judiciary

H. 4503 (Word version) -- Rep. Butler Garrick: A JOINT RESOLUTION TO CREATE THE SOUTH CAROLINA SANITARY RESTAURANT PLAY AREA STUDY COMMITTEE TO STUDY PLAY AREAS SITUATED IN RESTAURANTS IN THIS STATE AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS TO THE LEGISLATURE RELATED TO REGULATION OF THE CLEANLINESS OF THESE PLAY AREAS BY THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL, PROVIDE FOR THE MEMBERSHIP AND METHOD OF APPOINTMENT FOR THE COMMITTEE, PROVIDE FOR THE DUTIES OF THE STUDY COMMITTEE, PROVIDE FOR THE STAFFING OF THE STUDY COMMITTEE, AND TO DISSOLVE THE STUDY COMMITTEE AFTER A REPORT OF ITS FINDINGS IS PROVIDED TO THE LEGISLATURE AND THE GOVERNOR.

Referred to Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs

H. 4504 (Word version) -- Rep. Butler Garrick: A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 38-55-325 SO AS TO REQUIRE THAT A LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY MUST PROVIDE CERTAIN INFORMATION ABOUT A DECEASED INSURED'S LIFE INSURANCE TO A FUNERAL DIRECTOR OR AN EMPLOYEE OF A FUNERAL DIRECTOR, AND TO PROVIDE REMEDIES FOR A VIOLATION.

Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry

H. 4505 (Word version) -- Rep. Butler Garrick: A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 9-9-60, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO RETIREMENT AND RETIREMENT ALLOWANCES FOR MEMBERS OF THE RETIREMENT SYSTEM FOR MEMBERS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA (GARS), SO AS PROSPECTIVELY TO ELIMINATE PROVISIONS ALLOWING MEMBERS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY WHO MEET CERTAIN AGE OR CREDITED SERVICE REQUIREMENTS OR WITH AGE AND CREDITED SERVICE REQUIREMENTS TO RECEIVE A GARS RETIREMENT BENEFIT WHILE CONTINUING TO SERVE IN THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY.

Referred to Committee on Ways and Means

H. 4506 (Word version) -- Rep. Butler Garrick: A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 12-36-2120, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO SALES AND USE TAX EXEMPTIONS, SO AS TO DELETE, EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2012, EXEMPTIONS FOR ALL SALES EXCEPT THOSE EXEMPT PURSUANT TO THE CONSTITUTION AND LAWS OF THIS STATE AND THE UNITED STATES; BY ADDING SECTION 11-11-260 SO AS TO REQUIRE THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO APPROPRIATE THE EXCESS SALES TAX REVENUE EACH YEAR TO CERTAIN AGENCIES FOR CERTAIN PURPOSES.

Referred to Committee on Ways and Means

H. 4507 (Word version) -- Rep. Sellers: A BILL TO AMEND SECTIONS 12-28-310, AS AMENDED, 56-11-410, AND 56-11-450, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE IMPOSITION OF THE SIXTEEN CENTS A GALLON MOTOR FUELS USER FEE AND ROAD TAX ON MOTOR CARRIERS, SO AS TO REDUCE THE FEE AND TAX BY TEN PERCENT TO 14.4 CENTS A GALLON EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2012; AND BY ADDING SECTION 12-28-2715 SO AS TO ADJUST APPLICABLE DISTRIBUTION FORMULAS FOR MOTOR FUEL USER FEE REVENUES AND ROAD TAX REVENUES TO REFLECT THIS REDUCTION.

Referred to Committee on Ways and Means

H. 4508 (Word version) -- Rep. Huggins: A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 6-1-80, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO A POLITICAL SUBDIVISION ADOPTING A BUDGET, SO AS TO REQUIRE THE POLITICAL SUBDIVISION TO GIVE NOTICE IN ADDITIONAL WAYS, INCLUDING SENDING ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS OR MAKING TELEPHONE CALLS TO REGISTERED VOTERS; AND TO AMEND SECTION 30-4-80, RELATING TO NOTICE OF MEETINGS UNDER THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT POLITICAL SUBDIVISIONS MUST GIVE NOTICE OF THEIR MEETINGS IN ADDITIONAL WAYS, INCLUDING SENDING ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS AND MAKING TELEPHONE CALLS TO REGISTERED VOTERS, AND TO PROVIDE THAT NOTICE MUST BE GIVEN AT LEAST TWENTY-FOUR HOURS BEFORE THE MEETING OR BY 4:00 PM ON THE DAY BEFORE THE MEETING, WHICHEVER IS EARLIER.

Referred to Committee on Judiciary

H. 4509 (Word version) -- Rep. Lowe: A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 12-6-5061 SO AS TO CREATE THE CHARITABLE AGENCY CONTRIBUTION FUND WHEREBY A TAXPAYER MAY MAKE AN IRREVOCABLE CONTRIBUTION TO THE FUND AND SPECIFY THE AGENCY FOR WHICH THE CONTRIBUTION IS DESIGNATED.

Referred to Committee on Ways and Means

H. 4510 (Word version) -- Rep. Herbkersman: A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 12-56-130 SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT A MUNICIPAL COURT MUST UTILIZE THE SETOFF DEBT COLLECTION ACT ON DEBTS DUE AND OWING FOR OVER A YEAR, TO PROVIDE THAT IF SETOFF IS NOT SUCCESSFUL IN THE FIRST TAXABLE YEAR, THE DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE SHALL NOTIFY THE APPROPRIATE CIRCUIT SOLICITOR TO ATTEMPT TO COLLECT THE DEBT, TO PROVIDE ADMINISTRATIVE FEES ASSOCIATED WITH THE SETOFF, AND TO PROVIDE THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE MUST KEEP A DIGITAL RECORD OF DEBTS SUBMITTED FOR SETOFF BY A MUNICIPAL COURT.

Referred to Committee on Judiciary

H. 4511 (Word version) -- Rep. Stavrinakis: A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 12-6-1150, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO NET CAPITAL GAIN, SO AS TO ALLOW A ONE HUNDRED PERCENT DEDUCTION OF NET CAPITAL GAIN RECOGNIZED IN THIS STATE IF THE NET CAPITAL GAIN RESULTS FROM A REAL ESTATE TRANSACTION.

Referred to Committee on Ways and Means

H. 4512 (Word version) -- Rep. Stavrinakis: A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, SO AS TO ENACT THE "SOUTH CAROLINA JOBS ACT OF 2012", BY ADDING SECTION 41-31-180 SO AS TO ESTABLISH THE SOUTH CAROLINA EMPLOYMENT TAX CREDIT, WHEREBY AN EMPLOYER RECEIVES A ONE HUNDRED DOLLAR CREDIT AGAINST CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE UNEMPLOYMENT TRUST FUND FOR HIRING QUALIFYING UNEMPLOYED INDIVIDUALS, AND TO PROVIDE THAT THE CREDIT MAY BE CLAIMED FOR EACH HIRED INDIVIDUAL FOR UP TO FOUR CALENDAR QUARTERS; BY ADDING SECTION 41-27-660 SO AS TO ESTABLISH THE SOUTH CAROLINA REEMPLOYMENT JOBS PROGRAM TO PROVIDE AN INDIVIDUAL WITH ON-SITE WORKPLACE TRAINING WHILE CONTINUING TO RECEIVE UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS; BY ADDING ARTICLE 11 TO CHAPTER 31, TITLE 41 SO AS TO ESTABLISH A ONE-TIME UNEMPLOYMENT TAX AMNESTY PROGRAM WHEREBY AN EMPLOYER MAY PAY DELINQUENT UNEMPLOYMENT TAXES AND INTEREST WITHOUT PENALTY OR CRIMINAL PROSECUTION, AND TO SPECIFY THE PROCESS BY WHICH THE PROGRAM SHALL OPERATE; BY ADDING ARTICLE 29 TO CHAPTER 53, TITLE 59 SO AS TO ESTABLISH THE SOUTH CAROLINA QUICK START JOB CREATION PROGRAM, TO PROVIDE EMPLOYMENT TRAINING NEEDS, TO PROVIDE THAT THE PROGRAM SHALL BE ADMINISTERED BY THE STATE BOARD FOR TECHNICAL AND COMPREHENSIVE EDUCATION WITH SUPPORT PROVIDED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE, AND TO SPECIFY THE TRAINING PROGRAMS OFFERED BY THE PROGRAM.

Referred to Committee on Ways and Means

H. 4513 (Word version) -- Rep. Harrison: A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 43-35-310, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE ADULT PROTECTION COORDINATING COUNCIL, SO AS TO REVISE THE MEMBERSHIP AND MAKE TECHNICAL CORRECTIONS; AND TO AMEND SECTION 43-35-330, RELATING TO THE DUTIES OF THE ADULT PROTECTION COORDINATING COUNCIL, SO AS TO REVISE THE DUTIES OF THE COUNCIL AND ADD THE REQUIREMENT THAT THE COUNCIL ANNUALLY PREPARE AND DISTRIBUTE TO THE MEMBERSHIP AND THE MEMBERS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY A REPORT OF THE COUNCIL'S ACTIVITIES AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS FOR THE CALENDAR YEAR.

Referred to Committee on Judiciary

H. 4514 (Word version) -- Reps. Young and Delleney: A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 2-19-80, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE NOMINATION OF QUALIFIED CANDIDATES BY THE JUDICIAL MERIT SELECTION COMMISSION TO THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT THE NAMES OF EACH QUALIFIED CANDIDATE MUST BE SUBMITTED TO THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY RATHER THAN THE NAMES OF THE THREE CANDIDATES THE COMMISSION DEEMS BEST QUALIFIED.

Referred to Committee on Judiciary

H. 4515 (Word version) -- Rep. Spires: A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 44-53-190, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO MATERIALS, COMPOUNDS, MIXTURES, AND PREPARATIONS CLASSIFIED AS SCHEDULE I DRUGS, SO AS TO ADD SYNTHETIC CANNABINOIDS AND CATHINONES AND SUBSTITUTED CATHINONES, COMMONLY KNOWN AS "BATH SALTS", TO THE LIST OF SCHEDULE I DRUGS.

Referred to Committee on Judiciary

H. 4516 (Word version) -- Rep. Harrison: A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 43-35-15, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE INVESTIGATION OF ABUSE, NEGLECT, AND EXPLOITATION OF VULNERABLE ADULTS IN CERTAIN FACILITIES OPERATED BY THE STATE, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT NONCRIMINAL REPORTS OF ABUSE, NEGLECT, AND EXPLOITATION OF PERSONS COMMITTED TO THE DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH PURSUANT TO THE SEXUALLY VIOLENT PREDATOR ACT MUST BE REFERRED BY THE STATE LAW ENFORCEMENT DIVISION TO THE CLIENT ADVOCACY PROGRAM OF THE DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH FOR INVESTIGATION.

Referred to Committee on Judiciary

H. 4517 (Word version) -- Rep. D. C. Moss: A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 56-3-8800, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE ISSUANCE OF WORLD WAR II VETERANS SPECIAL LICENSE PLATES, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT THE LICENSE PLATE MUST INCLUDE THE INTERNATIONAL SYMBOL OF ACCESS FOR PERSONS WHO QUALIFY TO BE ISSUED THIS LICENSE PLATE AND HANDICAPPED PARKING PLACARD.

Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works

H. 4518 (Word version) -- Rep. Allen: A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 56-1-560 SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF MOTOR VEHICLES SHALL ASSIGN ONE PERSON TO PROVIDE DRIVER SERVICES TO PERSONS WHO ARE AT LEAST SIXTY-FIVE YEARS OF AGE IN EACH OF ITS FIELD OFFICES.

Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works

H. 4519 (Word version) -- Rep. Jefferson: A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 56-5-4450, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE TIMES OF DAY WHEN A VEHICLE MUST DISPLAY LIGHTED LAMPS AND ILLUMINATING DEVICES, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT A VEHICLE MUST DISPLAY THESE DEVICES AT ALL TIMES EXCEPT WHEN THE VEHICLE IS PARKED.

Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works

H. 4520 (Word version) -- Rep. Pitts: A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 56-3-1150, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO FORMER PRISONER OF WAR VEHICLE REGISTRATION AND LICENSE PLATES, SO AS TO REQUIRE AN APPLICANT TO PROVIDE CERTIFICATION OF HIS PRISONER OF WAR STATUS FROM THE UNITED STATES VETERANS' ADMINISTRATION OR DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE; AND TO AMEND SECTION 56-3-3310, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE SPECIAL LICENSE PLATE FOR PURPLE HEART RECIPIENTS, SO AS TO REQUIRE AN APPLICANT TO PROVIDE CERTIFICATION OF HIS RECEIPT OF THE PURPLE HEART FROM THE APPROPRIATE BRANCH OF THE UNITED STATES ARMED FORCES, VETERANS' ADMINISTRATION, DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, OR THE MILITARY ORDER OF THE PURPLE HEART.

Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works

H. 4521 (Word version) -- Rep. Ryan: A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 8-1-100, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE SUSPENSION OF CERTAIN PUBLIC OFFICERS, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT THE GOVERNOR MAY SUSPEND A PUBLIC OFFICIAL, OR PUBLIC MEMBER OF THE STATE OR ONE OF ITS POLITICAL SUBDIVISIONS, EXCEPT OFFICIALS AND MEMBERS OF THE LEGISLATIVE AND JUDICIAL BRANCHES, WHO OWES UNPAID FINES TO THE STATE ETHICS COMMISSION THAT TOTAL ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS OR MORE AND THAT HAVE BEEN DELINQUENT FOR AT LEAST THREE HUNDRED SIXTY-FIVE CONSECUTIVE DAYS.

Referred to Committee on Judiciary

H. 4522 (Word version) -- Rep. Jefferson: A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 8-13-1510, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE PENALTIES FOR LATE FILING OR FAILING TO FILE A REPORT OR STATEMENT WITH THE STATE ETHICS COMMISSION, SO AS TO EXEMPT CERTAIN APPOINTED, PART-TIME NONCOMPENSATED PUBLIC MEMBERS FROM LATE FILING PENALTIES.

Referred to Committee on Judiciary

H. 4523 (Word version) -- Rep. Ryan: A JOINT RESOLUTION PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO SECTION 8, ARTICLE VI OF THE CONSTITUTION OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1895, RELATING TO THE SUSPENSION AND PROSECUTION OF AN OFFICER ACCUSED OF CRIME, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT THE GOVERNOR MAY SUSPEND A PUBLIC OFFICIAL, OR PUBLIC MEMBER OF THE STATE OR ONE OF ITS POLITICAL SUBDIVISIONS WHO OWES UNPAID FINES TO THE STATE ETHICS COMMISSION WHICH TOTAL ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS OR MORE AND WHICH HAVE BEEN DELINQUENT FOR AT LEAST THREE HUNDRED SIXTY-FIVE CONSECUTIVE DAYS.

Referred to Committee on Judiciary

H. 4524 (Word version) -- Rep. Bowen: A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 59-17-145 SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT BEGINNING JULY 1, 2012, A SCHOOL DISTRICT OF THIS STATE MAY NOT PAY MEMBERSHIP DUES OR FEES TO ANY EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATION OR ORGANIZATION AND INSTEAD IS REQUIRED TO REDIRECT ANY SUCH FUNDING AVAILABLE TO CLASSROOM INSTRUCTION.

Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works

H. 4525 (Word version) -- Rep. Ballentine: A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 59-101-435 SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT THE DIVISION I VARSITY FOOTBALL TEAMS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA AND CLEMSON UNIVERSITY SHALL ANNUALLY PLAY ON A HOME AND HOME BASIS UNDER SUCH TERMS AND CONDITIONS AS THE RESPECTIVE BOARDS OF TRUSTEES MAY DECIDE.

Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works

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