South Carolina General Assembly
120th Session, 2013-2014
Legislation Introduced into the Senate

INTRODUCTION OF BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS

FOR MAY 23, 2013

S. 722 (Word version) -- Senator Ford: A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, SO AS TO ENACT THE "SOUTH CAROLINA SCHOOL CHOICE PILOT PROGRAM FOR CERTAIN STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES ACT OF 2013"; BY ADDING ARTICLE 12 TO CHAPTER 63, TITLE 59 SO AS TO CREATE A PILOT PROGRAM FOR GRANTING SCHOLARSHIPS OF A CERTAIN AMOUNT OF STATE FUNDS TO CHILDREN WITH CERTAIN DISABILITIES TO ATTEND NONPUBLIC SCHOOLS, AND TO REQUIRE THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION TO ADOPT RULES AND PROMULGATE REGULATIONS TO ESTABLISH THE PILOT PROGRAM.
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Read the first time and referred to the Committee on Finance.

S. 723 (Word version) -- Senator Thurmond: A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 5-3-310, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE PROCEDURE FOR ANNEXATION OF SPECIAL PURPOSE DISTRICTS, SO AS TO PROVIDE FOR AN ADDITIONAL METHOD OF ANNEXATION BY RESOLUTION OF A SPECIAL PURPOSE DISTRICT WHEN A PREEXISTING MUNICIPALITY ANNEXES A MAJORITY OF THE POPULATION OF THE DISTRICT OR WHEN A MUNICIPALITY INCORPORATES A MAJORITY OF THE POPULATION OF A DISTRICT.
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Read the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

S. 724 (Word version) -- Senator Lourie: A SENATE RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE AND HONOR THE CARDINAL NEWMAN MEN'S SOCCER TEAM, COACHES, AND SCHOOL OFFICIALS FOR AN OUTSTANDING SEASON AND TO CONGRATULATE THEM ON CAPTURING THE 2013 SCISA CLASS 3A STATE CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE.
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The Senate Resolution was adopted.

S. 725 (Word version) -- Senator Scott: A SENATE RESOLUTION TO EXPRESS THE PROFOUND SORROW OF THE MEMBERS OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA SENATE UPON THE PASSING OF PASTOR BOBBY WATKINS AND TO EXTEND THE DEEPEST SYMPATHY TO HIS FAMILY AND MANY FRIENDS.
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The Senate Resolution was adopted.

S. 726 (Word version) -- Senator Lourie: A SENATE RESOLUTION TO HONOR DR. SHIRLEY A. WATSON, PRINCIPAL OF L. W. CONDER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, FOR HER THIRTY-FIVE YEARS OF DEDICATED SERVICE AS AN EDUCATOR AND ADMINISTRATOR IN THE PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEM, TO CONGRATULATE HER ON THE OCCASION OF HER RETIREMENT, AND TO WISH HER WELL IN HER FUTURE ENDEAVORS.
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The Senate Resolution was adopted.

S. 727 (Word version) -- Senator Coleman: A SENATE RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE AND HONOR THE LAKE WATEREE HOME OWNERS ASSOCIATION OF FAIRFIELD COUNTY FOR OUTSTANDING ACCOMPLISHMENTS IN THE COMMUNITY AND CONGRATULATE THE ASSOCIATION ON THE CELEBRATION OF ITS TWENTY-FIFTH ANNIVERSARY OF DISTINGUISHED SERVICE IN FAIRFIELD COUNTY.
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The Senate Resolution was adopted.

S. 728 (Word version) -- Senator Allen: A SENATE RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE AND COMMEND PASTOR WINDELL RODGERS FOR HIS FAITHFUL SERVICE TO MOUNT CALVARY BAPTIST CHURCH IN GREENVILLE, SOUTH CAROLINA, AND TO CONGRATULATE HIM AND HIS CONGREGATION FOR FIFTEEN YEARS OF MINISTRY TOGETHER.
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The Senate Resolution was adopted.

S. 729 (Word version) -- Senator Allen: A SENATE RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE AND COMMEND BLYTHE ACADEMY OF LANGUAGES IN GREENVILLE, SOUTH CAROLINA UPON BEING NAMED THE 2012 INTERNATIONAL SPANISH ACADEMY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL OF THE YEAR AND TO DECLARE MAY 24, 2013, AS BLYTHE ACADEMY OF LANGUAGES DAY IN GREENVILLE.
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The Senate Resolution was adopted.

S. 730 (Word version) -- Senator Allen: A SENATE RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE AND COMMEND PASTOR CURTIS L. JOHNSON FOR HIS FAITHFUL SERVICE TO VALLEY BROOK OUTREACH BAPTIST CHURCH IN PELZER, SOUTH CAROLINA, AND TO CONGRATULATE HIM AND HIS CONGREGATION FOR TWENTY YEARS OF MINISTRY TOGETHER.
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The Senate Resolution was adopted.

S. 731 (Word version) -- Senator Leatherman: A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 11-43-165 SO AS TO REQUIRE THE SOUTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION (DOT) TO TRANSFER TO THE SOUTH CAROLINA TRANSPORTATION INFRASTRUCTURE BANK (SIB) FROM NON-TAX SOURCES AN AMOUNT EQUAL TO THE AMOUNT OF GENERAL FUND REVENUE APPROPRIATED TO DOT IN THE ANNUAL GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS ACT FOR "HIGHWAY ENGINEERING PERMANENT IMPROVEMENTS", TO PROVIDE THAT THE AMOUNT APPROPRIATED TO DOT IN THE ANNUAL GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS ACT FOR "HIGHWAY ENGINEERING PERMANENT IMPROVEMENTS" ARE NOT SUBJECT TO ANY ACROSS THE BOARD REDUCTIONS, TO REQUIRE SIB TO USE THE TRANSFERRED FUNDS SOLELY TO FINANCE BRIDGE REPLACEMENT, REHABILITATION PROJECTS, AND EXPANSION AND IMPROVEMENTS TO EXISTING MAINLINE INTERSTATES, TO PROVIDE THAT DOT SHALL SUBMIT A LIST OF APPROPRIATE PROJECT RECOMMENDATIONS TO SIB, AND TO PROVIDE THAT THE FUNDS TRANSFERRED PURSUANT TO THIS SECTION MAY NOT BE EXPENDED ON ANY PROJECT APPROVED BY SIB BEFORE JULY 1, 2013.
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Read the first time and referred to the Committee on Finance.

H. 4133 (Word version) -- Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs Committee: A JOINT RESOLUTION TO APPROVE REGULATIONS OF THE BOARD OF COSMETOLOGY, RELATING TO REQUIREMENTS OF LICENSURE IN THE FIELD OF COSMETOLOGY (EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS), DESIGNATED AS REGULATION DOCUMENT NUMBER 4336, PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF ARTICLE 1, CHAPTER 23, TITLE 1 OF THE 1976 CODE.
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Read the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry.

H. 4134 (Word version) -- Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs Committee: A JOINT RESOLUTION TO APPROVE REGULATIONS OF THE BOARD OF COSMETOLOGY, RELATING TO REQUIREMENTS OF LICENSURE IN THE FIELD OF COSMETOLOGY (SANITATION AND SALONS), DESIGNATED AS REGULATION DOCUMENT NUMBER 4337, PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF ARTICLE 1, CHAPTER 23, TITLE 1 OF THE 1976 CODE.
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Read the first time and referred to the Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry.

H. 4194 (Word version) -- Reps. Hiott, Skelton and Owens: A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE AND HONOR PICKENS COUNTY SHERIFF C. DAVID STONE, FOR HIS LONG AND DEDICATED SERVICE AND OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTIONS TO LAW ENFORCEMENT OVER THE PAST FORTY-FOUR YEARS.
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The Concurrent Resolution was adopted, ordered returned to the House.

H. 4200 (Word version) -- Rep. Howard: A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE THE DEVASTATING EFFECTS CAUSED BY MENINGOCOCCAL DISEASE AND RAISE PUBLIC AWARENESS OF ITS SERIOUS IMPACT ON CITIZENS AND COMMUNITIES IN THE PALMETTO STATE.
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The Concurrent Resolution was introduced and referred to the Committee on Medical Affairs.

H. 4201 (Word version) -- Rep. G. R. Smith: A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE AUGUST 20, 2013, AS DIABETIC PERIPHERAL NEUROPATHY DAY AT THE STATE CAPITOL TO RAISE AWARENESS OF THE DELETERIOUS EFFECTS OF NERVE DAMAGE DUE TO DIABETIC PERIPHERAL NEUROPATHY.
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The Concurrent Resolution was introduced and referred to the Committee on Medical Affairs.

H. 4214 (Word version) -- Reps. Hardwick, H. A. Crawford, Alexander, Allison, Anderson, Anthony, Atwater, Bales, Ballentine, Bannister, Barfield, Bedingfield, Bernstein, Bingham, Bowen, Bowers, Branham, Brannon, G. A. Brown, R. L. Brown, Burns, Chumley, Clemmons, Clyburn, Cobb-Hunter, Cole, K. R. Crawford, Crosby, Daning, Delleney, Dillard, Douglas, Edge, Erickson, Felder, Finlay, Forrester, Funderburk, Gagnon, Gambrell, George, Gilliard, Goldfinch, Govan, Hamilton, Hardee, Harrell, Hart, Hayes, Henderson, Herbkersman, Hiott, Hixon, Hodges, Horne, Hosey, Howard, Huggins, Jefferson, Kennedy, King, Knight, Limehouse, Loftis, Long, Lowe, Lucas, Mack, McCoy, McEachern, M. S. McLeod, W. J. McLeod, Merrill, Mitchell, D. C. Moss, V. S. Moss, Munnerlyn, Murphy, Nanney, Neal, Newton, Norman, Ott, Owens, Parks, Patrick, Pitts, Pope, Powers Norrell, Putnam, Quinn, Ridgeway, Riley, Rivers, Robinson-Simpson, Rutherford, Ryhal, Sabb, Sandifer, Sellers, Simrill, Skelton, G. M. Smith, G. R. Smith, J. E. Smith, J. R. Smith, Sottile, Southard, Spires, Stavrinakis, Stringer, Tallon, Taylor, Thayer, Toole, Vick, Weeks, Wells, Whipper, White, Whitmire, Williams, Willis and Wood: A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE AND HONOR BURGESS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN HORRY COUNTY AND TO CONGRATULATE THE ADMINISTRATION, FACULTY, STUDENTS, AND PARENTS FOR THE SELECTION OF THE SCHOOL AS A 2013 NATIONAL SCHOOL OF CHARACTER BY THE CHARACTER EDUCATION PARTNERSHIP.
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The Concurrent Resolution was adopted, ordered returned to the House.

H. 4215 (Word version) -- Reps. Barfield and Hardee: A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE AND HONOR AUBREY M. ANDERSON OF CONWAY AND TO EXPRESS THE APPRECIATION OF THE MEMBERS OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA GENERAL ASSEMBLY FOR HIS SERVICE IN THE UNITED STATES ARMY DURING WORLD WAR II.
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The Concurrent Resolution was adopted, ordered returned to the House.

Last Updated: May 23, 2013 at 11:17 PM