Current Status Introducing Body:
HouseBill Number: 3797Ratification Number: 226Act Number: 198Primary Sponsor: J. WilderType of Legislation: GBSubject: Allendale County Registration and Elections CommissionDate Bill Passed both Bodies: 19930531Computer Document Number: PT/22034DW.93Governor's Action: SDate of Governor's Action: 19930611Introduced Date: 19930330Date of Last Amendment: 19930527Last History Body: ------Last History Date: 19930611Last History Type: Act No. 198Scope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: J. Wilder RhoadType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ---- ------ ------------ ------------------------------ --- ------------ 3797 ------ 19930611 Act No. 198 3797 ------ 19930611 Signed by Governor 3797 ------ 19930610 Ratified R 226 3797 House 19930531 Concurred in Senate amendment, enrolled for ratification 3797 Senate 19930527 Amended, read third time, returned to House with amendments 3797 Senate 19930526 Read second time, notice of general amendments 3797 Senate 19930406 Introduced, read first time, placed on local and uncontested Calendar without reference 3797 House 19930401 Read third time, sent to Senate 3797 House 19930331 Read second time 3797 House 19930330 Introduced, read first time, placed on Calendar without referenceView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
(A198, R226, H3797)
AN ACT TO CREATE A REGISTRATION AND ELECTIONS COMMISSION FOR ALLENDALE COUNTY AND TO ABOLISH THE OFFICE OF COMMISSIONERS OF ELECTION AND THE REGISTRATION BOARD OF ALLENDALE COUNTY AND DEVOLVE THEIR POWERS AND DUTIES UPON THE REGISTRATION AND ELECTIONS COMMISSION.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Registration and Elections Commission created
SECTION 1. There is created the Registration and Elections Commission for Allendale County. There are seven members of the commission who must be appointed by a majority of the House members and a majority of the Senate members of the Allendale County Legislative Delegation, who are appointed for terms of four years and until their successors are appointed and qualify, except of those members initially appointed, members appointed to Seats 1, 3, 4, and 6 shall serve terms of four years and members appointed to Seats 2, 5, and 7 shall serve terms of two years. At the expiration of the terms of those members appointed for terms of two years, successors to these members shall receive terms of four years. Vacancies on the commission may be filled by appointment in the manner of original appointment for the unexpired terms only. All monies annually disbursed for county board of registration members and county election commissions by the State Election Commission must be divided equally among the seven members of the commission created pursuant to the provisions of this act. The commission shall elect a chairman.
SECTION 2. The office of the Commissioners of Election and the Registration Board for Allendale County are abolished. The powers and duties of the Commissioners of Election and the Registration Board are devolved upon the commission created in Section 1.
SECTION 3. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Approved the 11th day of June, 1993.