Current Status Bill Number:
4591Ratification Number: 316Act Number: 493Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 19980205Primary Sponsor: SpearmanAll Sponsors: Spearman, McAbee and ClyburnDrafted Document Number: pt\1662dw.98Date Bill Passed both Bodies: 19980226Date of Last Amendment: 19980224Governor's Action: U Became law without signature of GovernorDate of Governor's Action: 19980408Subject: Saluda County School District Trustees, budget and tax levy approval not required by majority in District No. 1
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ ------ 19980910 Act No. A493 ------ 19980408 Unsigned, became law without signature of Governor ------ 19980401 Ratified R316 House 19980226 Concurred in Senate amendment, enrolled for ratification Senate 19980225 Read third time, returned to House with amendment Senate 19980224 Read second time, unanimous consent for third reading on Wednesday, 19980225 Senate 19980224 Amended Senate 19980212 Introduced, read first time, placed on local and uncontested Calendar without reference House 19980211 Read third time, sent to Senate House 19980210 Read second time House 19980205 Introduced, read first time, placed on Calendar without referenceView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
(A493, R316, H4591)
AN ACT TO AMEND ACT 1139 OF 1968, RELATING TO THE SCHOOL BOARD OF TRUSTEES IN SALUDA COUNTY, SO AS TO DELETE A PROVISION WHICH REQUIRES THE SCHOOL BUDGET AND TAX LEVY TO BE SUBJECT TO THE APPROVAL OF A MAJORITY OF THE COUNTY COMMISSIONERS RESIDING IN SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 1.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. The last paragraph of Section 3 of Act 1139 of 1968 (codified as Section 21-3953.1 of the 1962 Code of Laws) is amended to read:
"The board of trustees shall annually establish a school budget for the district and determine the necessary tax millage to provide for such budget. The budget and tax levy shall be read three times and approved at three consecutive meetings of the board of trustees and the tax millage published in a newspaper of general circulation in the county at least thirty days prior to the third reading. The amount of the school budget and tax levy shall be subject to the approval of a majority of the county governing body."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Became law without the signature of the Governor -- 04/08/98.