Current Status Bill Number:
3498Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 19970220Primary Sponsor: KnottsAll Sponsors: Knotts, Kennedy, Cobb-Hunter, Govan, Inabinett, Neal, Lanford, Whatley, McCraw, Bailey, Chellis, Young, Harrell, Scott, Simrill, Wilkins, Clyburn, Harrison, J. Smith, Riser, Altman, Fleming, Haskins, Tripp, Davenport, Keegan, Delleney and BauerDrafted Document Number: jic\5411htc.97Residing Body: SenateCurrent Committee: Finance Committee 06 SFDate of Last Amendment: 19970429Subject: State employee leave-transfer program, annual or sick leave between spouses allowed; Public Officers and Employees
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ Senate 19970501 Introduced, read first time, 06 SF referred to Committee House 19970430 Read third time, sent to Senate House 19970429 Amended, read second time House 19970417 Committee report: Favorable with 30 HWM amendment House 19970220 Introduced, read first time, 30 HWM referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
April 29, 1997
Introduced by Reps. Knotts, Kennedy, Cobb-Hunter, Govan, Inabinett, Neal, Lanford, Whatley, McCraw, Bailey, Chellis, Young, Harrell, Scott, Simrill, Wilkins, Clyburn, Harrison, J. Smith, Riser, Altman, Fleming, Haskins, Tripp, Davenport, Keegan, Delleney and Bauer
S. Printed 4/29/97--H.
Read the first time February 20, 1997.
TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 8-11-765 SO AS TO AUTHORIZE THE TRANSFER OF ANNUAL LEAVE AND SICK LEAVE BETWEEN SPOUSES WHEN BOTH ARE EMPLOYED BY STATE AGENCIES SUBJECT TO THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THE STATE EMPLOYEE LEAVE-TRANSFER PROGRAM.
Amend Title To Conform
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Article 9, Chapter 11, Title 8 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 8-11-765. When spouses both earn annual and sick leave pursuant to this chapter, and with the approval of the agency head of both spouses' employers, the spouses may transfer such leave to each other in the manner provided in this article and subject to the terms and conditions of this article."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.