Current Status Bill Number:
4167Ratification Number: 192Act Number: 191Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 19950426Primary Sponsor: FlemingAll Sponsors: Fleming and WilderDrafted Document Number: PT\1948DW.95Date Bill Passed both Bodies: 19950517Date of Last Amendment: 19950504Governor's Action: U Became law without signature of GovernorDate of Governor's Action: 19950613Subject: Union-Laurens Higher Education Commission
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ ------ 19950613 Act No. A191 ------ 19950613 Unsigned, became law without signature of Governor ------ 19950606 Ratified R192 House 19950517 Concurred in Senate amendment, enrolled for ratification Senate 19950516 Read third time, returned to House with amendment Senate 19950504 Amended, read second time Senate 19950501 Introduced, read first time, placed on Calendar without reference House 19950428 Read third time, sent to Senate House 19950427 Unanimous consent for third reading on the next Legislative day House 19950427 Read second time House 19950426 Introduced, read first time, placed on Calendar without referenceView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
(A191, R192, H4167)
AN ACT TO AMEND ACT 288 OF 1987, RELATING TO THE UNION-LAURENS HIGHER EDUCATION COMMISSION, SO AS TO INCREASE IT FROM SEVEN TO NINE MEMBERS, AND REQUIRE THE TWO ADDITIONAL MEMBERS RESIDE IN UNION COUNTY AND TWO MEMBERS MUST RESIDE IN LAURENS COUNTY.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Composition of commission
SECTION 1. The first paragraph of Section 1 of Act 288 of 1987 is amended to read:
"There is created the Union-Laurens Commission for Higher Education. This body is composed of nine members who must be appointed by the Governor upon the recommendation of a majority of the Union County and Laurens County Legislative Delegations, including the Senators meeting in joint session. The first members of this commission must be the present members of the Union County Commission for Higher Education who shall serve until their current terms of office as members of the Union County Commission for Higher Education would have expired. At all times at least seven members of the commission must be residents of Union County and two members of the commission must be residents of Laurens County. The commissioners must be appointed for terms of four years each and shall serve until their successors are appointed and qualify. No member of the commission may serve more than two consecutive four-year terms."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Became law without the signature of the Governor -- 6/13/95.