Current Status Bill Number:
4506Ratification Number: 254Act Number: 240Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 19960125Primary Sponsor: DelleneyAll Sponsors: DelleneyDrafted Document Number: bbm\10497dw.96Date Bill Passed both Bodies: 19960222Governor's Action: U Became law without signature of GovernorDate of Governor's Action: 19960305Subject: Chester County, voting precincts
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ ------ 19960313 Act No. A240 ------ 19960305 Unsigned, became law without signature of Governor ------ 19960227 Ratified R254 Senate 19960222 Read third time, enrolled for ratification Senate 19960221 Read second time, unanimous consent for third reading on Thursday, 19960222 Senate 19960201 Introduced, read first time, placed on local and uncontested Calendar without reference House 19960131 Read third time, sent to Senate House 19960130 Read second time House 19960125 Introduced, read first time, placed on Calendar without referenceView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
(A240, R254, H4506)
AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 7-7-170, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE DESIGNATION OF VOTING PRECINCTS AND PLACES IN CHESTER COUNTY SO AS TO DELETE ALL REFERENCES TO SPECIFIC POLLING PLACES AND AUTHORIZE THE CHESTER COUNTY ELECTION COMMISSION WITH THE APPROVAL OF A MAJORITY OF THE CHESTER COUNTY LEGISLATIVE DELEGATION TO DETERMINE THE POLLING PLACES.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Polling places deleted, election commission to determine
SECTION 1. Section 7-7-170 of the 1976 Code, is amended to read:
"Section 7-7-170. (A) In Chester County there are the following voting precincts: Baldwin Mill; Baton Rouge; Beckhamville; Blackstock; Edgemoor; Eureka Mill; Fort Lawn; Halsellville; Hazelwood; Lando; Lansford; Lowrys; Richburg; Rodman; Rossville; Wilksburg; Great Falls Nos. 1 and 2; Great Falls No. 3; Chester, Ward 1; Chester, Ward 2; Chester, Ward 3; and Chester, Ward 4.
(B) The precinct lines defining the above precincts are as shown on maps filed with the clerk of court of the county and also on file with the State Election Commission as provided and maintained by the Division of Research and Statistical Services of the State Budget and Control Board.
(C) The polling places for the above precincts must be determined by the Chester County Election Commission with the approval of a majority of the Chester County Legislative Delegation."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Became law without the signature of the Governor -- 3/5/96.