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966Ratification Number: 400Act Number: 320Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: SenateIntroduced Date: 20020205Primary Sponsor: LeathermanAll Sponsors: LeathermanDrafted Document Number: l:\council\bills\gjk\20940sd02.docDate Bill Passed both Bodies: 20020523Date of Last Amendment: 20020523Governor's Action: SDate of Governor's Action: 20020605Subject: Francis Marion University Board of Trustees, powers and duties ofHistory Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ ______________________________________ _______ ____________ ------ 20020626 Act No. A320 ------ 20020605 Signed by Governor ------ 20020530 Ratified R400 Senate 20020523 Conference Committee Report 88 SCC adopted, enrolled for ratification House 20020523 Conference Committee Report adopted 98 HCC Senate 20020515 Conference Committee Appointed 88 SCC Peeler McGill Alexander House 20020507 House insists upon amendment and 98 HCC Stille Conference Committee appointed Webb Miller Senate 20020502 Non-concurrence in House amendment House 20020430 Read third time, returned with amendment House 20020425 Amended, read second time ------ 20020424 Scrivener's error corrected House 20020423 Committee report: Favorable with 21 HEPW amendment House 20020305 Introduced, read first time, 21 HEPW referred to Committee Senate 20020228 Read third time, sent to House Senate 20020226 Read second time Senate 20020220 Committee report: Favorable 04 SED Senate 20020205 Introduced, read first time, 04 SED referred to Committee Versions of This Bill Revised on February 20, 2002 - Word format Revised on April 23, 2002 - Word format Revised on April 24, 2002 - Word format Revised on April 25, 2002 - Word format Revised on May 23, 2002 - Word format
(A320, R400, S966)
AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 59-133-30, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE DUTIES AND POWERS OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF FRANCIS MARION UNIVERSITY, SO AS TO DELETE THE REQUIREMENT THAT THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OF THE BOARD MAY NOT EXCEED FIVE MEMBERS; AND TO AMEND SECTION 59-133-40, RELATING TO MEETINGS OF THE BOARD, SO AS TO DELETE THE REQUIREMENT THAT THE BOARD MAY ONLY MEET IN FLORENCE.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Size requirement of executive committee deleted
SECTION 1. Section 59-133-30(16) of the 1976 Code is amended to read:
"(16) appoint an executive committee which has the powers of the board during the interim between meetings of the board but not the power to do anything inconsistent with the policy or action taken by the board, and the executive committee at each meeting of the board shall report fully all action taken by it during the interim;"
Location of board meetings
SECTION 2. Section 59-133-40 of the 1976 Code is amended to read:
"Section 59-133-40. The board shall meet not less than four times each year, the time and place to be fixed by the chairman or as the board provides. The chairman shall preside and, in his absence, a member shall preside as the board may select. The chairman or a majority of the members has the power to call a special meeting and fix the time and place of the meeting. A majority of the members constitutes a quorum for the transaction of all business of the board. A majority vote of the whole board is required for the election or removal of the president. The president, other officers, and faculty members shall attend meetings of the board when requested to do so.
Notice of the time and place of all meetings of the board must be mailed by the secretary or his assistant to each trustee not less than five days before each meeting."
SECTION 3. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Ratified the 30th day of May, 2002.
Approved the 5th day of June, 2002.
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