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A145, R84, H4029
Sponsors: Rep. Barfield
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Introduced in the House on May 2, 2007
Introduced in the Senate on May 15, 2007
Passed by the General Assembly on May 25, 2007
Governor's Action: June 1, 2007, Signed
Summary: Horry County Higher Education Commission
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
Date Body Action Description with journal page number ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 5/2/2007 House Introduced and read first time HJ-69 5/2/2007 House Referred to Committee on Ways and Means HJ-70 5/3/2007 House Recalled from Committee on Ways and Means HJ-159 5/9/2007 House Debate adjourned HJ-29 5/9/2007 House Read second time HJ-49 5/9/2007 House Unanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day HJ-50 5/11/2007 House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-2 5/15/2007 Senate Introduced, read first time, placed on local & uncontested calendar SJ-15 5/24/2007 Senate Read second time SJ-38 5/24/2007 Senate Unanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day SJ-38 5/25/2007 Senate Read third time and enrolled SJ-1 5/29/2007 Ratified R 84 6/1/2007 Signed By Governor 6/5/2007 Copies available 6/5/2007 Effective date 06/01/07 7/30/2007 Act No. 145
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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
(A145, R84, H4029)
AN ACT TO AMEND ACT 114 OF 1959, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE HORRY COUNTY HIGHER EDUCATION COMMISSION, SO AS TO REVISE THE MANNER IN WHICH MEMBERS OF THE COMMISSION ARE APPOINTED, TO FURTHER PROVIDE FOR WHERE THE COMMISSION WILL MEET, AND TO REVISE OR DELETE OBSOLETE LANGUAGE.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Membership revised, meetings
SECTION 1. Section 1 of Act 114 of 1959 (formerly designated as Section 21-3071 of the 1962 Code), as last amended by Act 131 of 1963, is further amended to read:
"Section 1. There is hereby created the Horry County Higher Education Commission. The commission shall be composed of sixteen members who shall be appointed by the Governor upon the recommendation of a majority of the county legislative delegation, including the Senator.
Members shall be appointed for terms of four years, provided that there shall be at least one member from each of the public school attendance areas in the county. In the event of any vacancy, a successor shall be appointed for the balance of the unexpired term, but all members of the commission shall hold office until their successors have been appointed and shall qualify. No member of the commission shall receive any compensation for serving on the commission. The commission shall at all times have a chairman, vice chairman, and a secretary elected from its appointed membership. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, meetings of the commission shall be held at a place designated by the chairman."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Ratified the 29th day of May, 2007.
Approved the 1st day of June, 2007.
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