SENATE TO MEET AT 11:00 A.M. TODAY

NO. 3

CALENDAR

OF THE

SENATE

OF THE

STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA

REGULAR SESSION BEGINNING TUESDAY, JANUARY 8, 2013

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FRIDAY, JANUARY 11, 2013


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Friday, January 11, 2013

JOINT ASSEMBLY

Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 7:00 P.M.:
H. 3200 (Word version)--Rep. Harrell: A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION INVITING HER EXCELLENCY, NIKKI HALEY, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA, TO ADDRESS THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY IN JOINT SESSION AT 7:00 P.M. ON WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 16, 2013, IN THE CHAMBER OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.
(Adopted--January 9, 2013)

INVITATIONS

Tuesday, January 15, 2013, 2013 - 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Members of the Senate and Staff, Reception, Columbia Museum of Art, by the SC TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION
(Accepted--January 8, 2013)

Wednesday, January 16, 2013, 2013 - 8:00 - 10:00 a.m.
Members of the Senate and Staff, Breakfast, Room 112, Blatt Building, by PIEDMONT NATURAL GAS
(Accepted--January 8, 2013)

Wednesday, January 16, 2013, 2013 - 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Members of the Senate and Staff, Luncheon, Room 112, Blatt Building, by the UNITED WAY ASSOCIATION OF SOUTH CAROLINA
(Accepted--January 8, 2013)

Wednesday, January 16, 2013, 2013 - 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Members of the Senate, Reception, The Oak Table, by the SC BAR ASSOCIATION
(Accepted--January 8, 2013)

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Thursday, January 17, 2013, 2013 - 8:00 - 10:00 a.m.
Members of the Senate, Breakfast, Room 112, Blatt Building, by the SC HIGH SCHOOL LEAGUE
(Accepted--January 8, 2013)

Tuesday, January 22, 2013, 2013 - 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Members of the Senate, Reception, Clarion Hotel, by the AMERICAN COUNCIL OF ENGINEERING COMPANIES OF SC, the AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CIVIL ENGINEERS, the AIA OF SOUTH CAROLINA , AND , the SC SOCIETY OF PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS
(Accepted--January 8, 2013)

Tuesday, January 22, 2013, 2013 - 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Members of the Senate and Staff, Reception, Columbia Convention Center, by the ELECTRIC COOPERATIVES OF SC
(Accepted--January 8, 2013)

Wednesday, January 23, 2013, 2013 - 8:00 - 10:00 a.m.
Members of the Senate and Staff, Breakfast, Room 112, Blatt Building, by the SC ASSOCIATION OF NURSE ANESTHETISTS
(Accepted--January 8, 2013)

Wednesday, January 23, 2013, 2013 - 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Members of the Senate and Staff, Reception, Clarion Hotel, by the MYRTLE BEACH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
(Accepted--January 8, 2013)

Thursday, January 24, 2013, 2013 - 8:00 - 10:00 a.m.
Members of the Senate and Staff, Breakfast, Room 112, Blatt Building, by the SC BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION
(Accepted--January 8, 2013)

Tuesday, January 29, 2013, 2013 - 6:00- 8:00 p.m.
Members of the Senate and staff, Reception, The Marriott, by the SC CHAMBER OF COMMERCE "BUSINESS SPEAKS"
(Accepted--January 8, 2013)

Tuesday, January 29, 2013, 2013 - 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Members of the Senate and staff, Reception, The Ellison Building, SC Fairgrounds, by the SC DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES
(Accepted--January 8, 2013)

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Wednesday, January 30, 2013, 2013 - 8:00 - 10:00 p.m.
Members of the Senate and staff, Breakfast, Room 112, Blatt Building, by the ASSOCIATION OF CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS FOR EXCELLENCE
(Accepted--January 8, 2013)

Wednesday, January 30, 2013, 2013 - 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Members of the Senate, Luncheon, Room 112, Blatt Building, by the CONSORTIUM FOR GIFTED AND TALENTED
(Accepted--January 8, 2013)

Wednesday, January 30, 2013, 2013 - 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Members of the Senate and Staff, Reception/Oyster Roast, Clarion Hotel, by the CLARION DOWNTOWN HOTEL
(Accepted--January 8, 2013)

Thursday, January 31, 2013, 2013 - 8:00 - 10:00 a.m.
Members of the Senate and staff, Breakfast, Room 112, Blatt Building, by the ASSOCIATION OF HEALTH UNDERWRITERS
(Accepted--January 8, 2013)

MOTION PERIOD

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STATEWIDE THIRD READING BILL

S. 156 (Word version)--Senators Courson, O'Dell and Verdin: A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 54-7-100, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE HUNLEY COMMISSION, INCLUDING ITS MEMBERS AND DUTIES, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT AN ADDITIONAL MEMBER OF THE COMMISSION SHALL BE THE LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR TO SERVE EX OFFICIO, OR HIS DESIGNEE.
(Read the first time--January 8, 2013)
(Recalled from Committee on Transportation--January 9, 2013)
(Read the second time--January 10, 2013)
(Ayes 42 Nays 0--January 10, 2013)

STATEWIDE SECOND READING BILLS

S. 2 (Word version)--Senators Campsen, L. Martin, Cromer and Hayes: A BILL TO ESTABLISH THE "EQUAL ACCESS TO THE BALLOT ACT", BY AMENDING SECTION 8-13-1356, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE FILING OF A STATEMENT OF ECONOMIC INTERESTS BY A CANDIDATE, TO PROVIDE THAT A CANDIDATE WHO IS NOT A PUBLIC OFFICIAL AND A CANDIDATE WHO IS A PUBLIC OFFICIAL SHALL ELECTRONICALLY FILE OR UPDATE A STATEMENT OF ECONOMIC INTERESTS, AS APPLICABLE, PRIOR TO FILING A STATEMENT OF INTENTION OF CANDIDACY OR NOMINATION FOR PETITION; TO AMEND SECTION 7-11-15, TO PROVIDE THAT THE FILING PERIOD RUNS FROM MARCH TWENTY-THIRD TO MARCH THIRTIETH, TO REQUIRE THAT THE PARTY EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE NOT ACCEPT A STATEMENT OF INTENTION OF CANDIDACY UNLESS THE COMMITTEE VERIFIES THAT THE CANDIDATE FILED AN ELECTRONIC STATEMENT OF ECONOMIC INTEREST, AND TO PROVIDE THAT INTENTIONS OF CANDIDACY ARE TO SUBMITTED TO THE

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APPROPRIATE ELECTION COMMISSION BY NOON ON THE FIFTH DAY AFTER THE FILING DEADLINE.
(Read the first time--January 8, 2013)
(Reported by Committee on Judiciary--January 9, 2013)
(Favorable with amendments)

S. 3 (Word version)--Senators L. Martin, Hayes and Fair: A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 61-2-180, SOUTH CAROLINA CODE OF LAWS, 1976, RELATING TO BINGO, RAFFLES, AND OTHER SPECIAL EVENTS, SO AS TO CLARIFY THAT THIS SECTION IS NOT AN EXCEPTION OR LIMITATION TO ACTIVITIES, DEVICES, OR MACHINES THAT ARE PROHIBITED BY SECTION 12-21-2710 OR OTHER PROVISIONS THAT PROHIBIT GAMBLING; AND TO AMEND SECTION 61-4-580, RELATING TO GAME PROMOTIONS ALLOWED BY HOLDERS OF PERMITS AUTHORIZING THE SALE OF BEER OR WINE, SO AS TO CLARIFY THAT THIS SECTION DOES NOT AUTHORIZE THE USE OF AN ACTIVITY, DEVICE, OR MACHINE THAT IS PROHIBITED BY SECTION 12-21-2710 OR BY OTHER PROVISIONS THAT PROHIBIT GAMBLING.
(Read the first time--January 8, 2013)
(Reported by Committee on Judiciary--January 9, 2013)
(Majority Favorable)
(Minority Unfavorable)


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