Current Status Introducing Body:
HouseBill Number: 4919Ratification Number: 485Act Number: 604Primary Sponsor: T.C. AlexanderType of Legislation: GBSubject: Oconee County Registration and Elections CommissionDate Bill Passed both Bodies: 19940511Computer Document Number: PT/1099DW.94Governor's Action: VDate of Governor's Action: 19940525Introduced Date: 19940316Date of Last Amendment: 19940510Last History Body: SenateLast History Date: 19940526Last History Type: Veto overriddenAction on Governor's Veto: OScope of Legislation: LocalAll Sponsors: T.C. Alexander GrahamType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ---- ------ ------------ ------------------------------ --- ------------ 4919 ------ 19950103 Act No. 604 4919 Senate 19940526 Veto overridden 4919 House 19940526 Veto overridden 4919 ------ 19940525 Vetoed by Governor 4919 ------ 19940519 Ratified R 485 4919 House 19940511 Concurred in Senate amendment, enrolled for ratification 4919 Senate 19940510 Amended, read third time, returned to House with amendments 4919 Senate 19940325 Read second time 4919 Senate 19940324 Unanimous consent for second reading on Friday, March 25, 1994 4919 Senate 19940324 Introduced, read first time, placed on local and uncontested Calendar without reference 4919 House 19940323 Read third time, sent to Senate 4919 House 19940322 Read second time 4919 House 19940316 Introduced, read first time, placed on Calendar without referenceView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
(A604, R485, H4919)
AN ACT TO CREATE A REGISTRATION AND ELECTIONS COMMISSION FOR OCONEE COUNTY, PROVIDE FOR THE COMPOSITION OF COMMISSION, AND ABOLISH THE OFFICE OF COMMISSIONERS OF ELECTION AND THE
REGISTRATION BOARD OF OCONEE 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 Oconee County. The commission may be composed of not less than five and not more than nine members who must be appointed by a majority of the Oconee County Legislative Delegation, including the resident Senator, who are appointed for terms of two years and until their successors are appointed and qualify. Vacancies on the commission may be filled by appointment in the manner of original appointment for the unexpired terms only. The members of the commission shall receive compensation as may be appropriated by the county council.
SECTION 2. The office of the Commissioners of Election and the Registration Board for Oconee 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.
Vetoed by the Governor - 5/25/94
Veto overridden by House - 5/26/94
Veto overridden by Senate - 5/26/94