Current Status Bill Number:
4596Ratification Number: 333Act Number: 293Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 19980210Primary Sponsor: HarrisonAll Sponsors: Harrison and CromerDrafted Document Number: pt\1691dw.98Date Bill Passed both Bodies: 19980407Governor's Action: SDate of Governor's Action: 19980420Subject: Election Commission, to meet at times it considers necessary; Elections, Commission, State
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ ------ 19980423 Act No. A293 ------ 19980420 Signed by Governor ------ 19980414 Ratified R333 Senate 19980407 Read third time, enrolled for ratification Senate 19980402 Read second time, notice of general amendments Senate 19980401 Committee report: Favorable 11 SJ Senate 19980317 Introduced, read first time, 11 SJ referred to Committee House 19980313 Read third time, sent to Senate House 19980312 Read second time, unanimous consent for third reading on Friday, 19980313 House 19980311 Committee report: Favorable 25 HJ House 19980210 Introduced, read first time, 25 HJ referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
(A293, R333, H4596)
AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 7-3-10, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE STATE ELECTION COMMISSION, SO AS TO AUTHORIZE THE COMMISSION TO MEET AT SUCH TIMES AS IT CONSIDERS NECESSARY.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Meetings of the commission
SECTION 1. Section 7-3-10(c) of the 1976 Code, as last amended by Act 276 of 1992, is further amended to read:
(c) The commission shall meet at its offices in Columbia at least once each month or at such times as considered necessary by the commission. However, the commission may change the location of the meeting if the change is more convenient for the commission or any parties scheduled to appear before the commission.
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Approved the 20th day of April, 1998.