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S 0562 General Bill, By M.T. Rose, Mescher and Reese
    A Bill to amend Chapter 1 of Title 2, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to the General Assembly, by adding Section 2-1-200, so as to provide that except for the appointment of magistrates, members of county boards of registration, and county commissioners of election, an action or vote by a county legislative delegation, county house delegation, or county senate delegation which affects only one county may be devolved upon the county governing body if the county governing body agrees to accept the action and notifies the Code Commissioner of its acceptance and to further provide that if such actions remain with the delegation, they must be carried out by use of a weighted voting formula; by adding Section 2-1-210, so as to provide that an action or vote by a legislative delegation of the General Assembly representing a multi-county area must utilize the weighted voting formula; and to direct the Code Commissioner to modify all code sections which are inconsistent with this Act and to indicate in the notes following a code section any action accepted by a county governing body.
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02/23/95Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-3
02/23/95Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary SJ-3
04/24/96Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary SJ-9
04/25/96Senate Amended SJ-59
04/25/96Senate Read second time SJ-59
04/25/96Senate Unanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day SJ-59
04/26/96Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-2
04/30/96House Introduced and read first time HJ-13
04/30/96House Referred to Committee on Judiciary HJ-13

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