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H*3398 (Rat #0124, Act #0075 of 1989) General Bill, By J.I. Rogers, Alexander, R.L. Altman, K.E. Bailey, B.O. Baker, Barfield, J.M. Baxley, D.M. Beasley, L. Blanding, G.A. Brown, H. Brown, R.B. Brown, D.M. Bruce, P.M. Burch, C.D. Chamblee, W.N. Cork, Davenport, Elliott, T.L. Farr, J.G. Felder, L.E. Gentry, Glover, B.J. Gordon, J.L. Harris, Harvin, B.H. Harwell, Haskins, B.L. Hendricks, T.E. Huff, Keegan, Koon, Lanford, J.E. Lockemy, Martin, D.M. McEachin, J.T. McElveen, A.C. McGinnis, McKay, R.N. McLellan, D.A. Moss, Neilson, E.L. Nettles, T.F. Rogers, I.K. Rudnick, J.J. Snow, E.C. Stoddard, C.L. Sturkie, J.W. Tucker, D.C. Waldrop, Washington, J.B. Wilder, D. Williams, J.B. Williams and S.S. Wofford
    A Bill to amend Section 33-49-440, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to voting by members of electric cooperatives, so as to eliminate voting by mail at cooperative meetings and provide that a person may not vote as proxy unless he is a member of the cooperative; to amend Section 33-49-610, relating to trustees of electric cooperatives, so as to revise provisions for the removal of trustees and the election of successors, and to provide for the temporary suspension and permanent removal of trustees for cause; and to amend Section 33-49-1030, relating to actions pertaining to dissolution by the board of trustees and members of a cooperative, so as to further provide for the procedures a cooperative shall follow in order to be dissolved including the requirement of an affirmative vote in person only except for authorized absentee voting of at least two-thirds of the members of the cooperative, at a meeting to be held on a Saturday for this purpose at locations in every county in which the cooperative provides service.-amended title
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02/01/89House Introduced and read first time HJ-18
02/01/89House Referred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry HJ-19
03/22/89House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Labor, Commerce and Industry HJ-48
03/23/89House Special order, set for Wed-3/28/89, immediately after uncontested calendar(Under H 3754) HJ-32
03/29/89House Amended HJ-61
03/29/89House Read second time HJ-80
03/30/89House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-23
04/04/89Senate Introduced, read first time, placed on calendar without reference SJ-25
04/06/89Senate Read second time SJ-22
04/06/89Senate Ordered to third reading with notice of amendments SJ-22
04/18/89Senate Special order SJ-34
04/20/89Senate Read third time and enrolled SJ-26
05/04/89 Ratified R 124
05/10/89 Signed By Governor
05/10/89 Effective date 05/10/89
05/10/89 Act No. 75
05/26/89 Copies available

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