Current Status Bill Number:
837Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: SenateIntroduced Date: 19980114Primary Sponsor: LanderAll Sponsors: LanderDrafted Document Number: gjk\20911sd.98Residing Body: HouseCurrent Committee: Education and Public Works Committee 21 HEPWSubject: Education Board, school districts, curriculum, minimum program, foreign language requirement
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ House 19980317 Introduced, read first time, 21 HEPW referred to Committee Senate 19980312 Read third time, sent to House Senate 19980311 Read second time Senate 19980310 Committee report: Favorable 04 SED Senate 19980114 Introduced, read first time, 04 SED referred to Committee Senate 19971117 Prefiled, referred to Committee 04 SEDView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
March 10, 1998
S. Printed 3/10/98--S.
Read the first time January 14, 1998.
To whom was referred a Bill (S. 837), to repeal Section 59-26-70, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to the State Board of Education's authority, etc., respectfully
That they have duly and carefully considered the same, and recommend that the same do pass:
NIKKI G. SETZLER, for Committee.
TO REPEAL SECTION 59-26-70, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION'S AUTHORITY TO ALLOW ADJUSTMENTS IN THE AMOUNT OF INSTITUTIONAL TIME REQUIRED IN THE DEFINED MINIMUM PROGRAM AND A PROVISION WHICH PROHIBITS THE REQUIREMENT OF A FOREIGN LANGUAGE AS A PREREQUISITE TO RECEIVING A REGULAR HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 59-26-70 of the 1976 Code is repealed.
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.