Current Status Bill Number:
4122Ratification Number: 249Act Number: 183Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 19970508Primary Sponsor: BattleAll Sponsors: Battle and M. HinesDrafted Document Number: dka\4549mm.97Date Bill Passed both Bodies: 19970605Governor's Action: U Became law without signature of GovernorDate of Governor's Action: 19970615Subject: Marion County Registration and Elections Commission, membership increased
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ ------ 19970918 Act No. A183 ------ 19970615 Unsigned, became law without signature of Governor ------ 19970609 Ratified R249 Senate 19970605 Read third time, enrolled for ratification Senate 19970604 Read second time, unanimous consent for third reading on Thursday, 19970605 Senate 19970514 Introduced, read first time, placed on local and uncontested Calendar without reference House 19970513 Read third time, sent to Senate House 19970509 Read second time House 19970508 Unanimous consent for second reading on the next Legislative day House 19970508 Introduced, read first time, placed on Calendar without referenceView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
(A183, R249, H4122)
AN ACT TO AMEND ACT 608 OF 1986, RELATING TO THE CREATION OF THE REGISTRATION AND ELECTIONS COMMISSION FOR MARION COUNTY, SO AS TO PROVIDE FOR NINE COMMISSION MEMBERS INSTEAD OF SEVEN.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 1 of Act 608 of 1986 is amended to read:
"Section 1. There is created the Registration and Elections Commission for Marion County. There are nine members of the commission who must be appointed by a majority of the Marion County Legislative Delegation, including the resident senators, 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. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Became law without the signature of the Governor -- 6/15/97.