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Sponsors: Reps. R.L. Brown, Bowers and Hodges
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Companion/Similar bill(s): 1242
Introduced in the House on January 20, 2011
Introduced in the Senate on February 15, 2011
Adopted by the General Assembly on April 13, 2011
Summary: Tuskegee Airmen
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
Date Body Action Description with journal page number ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1/20/2011 House Introduced (House Journal-page 3) 1/20/2011 House Referred to Committee on Invitations and Memorial Resolutions (House Journal-page 3) 2/9/2011 House Committee report: Favorable Invitations and Memorial Resolutions (House Journal-page 7) 2/10/2011 House Adopted, sent to Senate (House Journal-page 37) 2/15/2011 Senate Introduced (Senate Journal-page 11) 2/15/2011 Senate Referred to Committee on Transportation (Senate Journal-page 11) 4/7/2011 Senate Committee report: Favorable Transportation (Senate Journal-page 16) 4/13/2011 Senate Adopted, returned to House with concurrence (Senate Journal-page 30)
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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
April 7, 2011
S. Printed 4/7/11--S.
Read the first time February 15, 2011.
To whom was referred a Concurrent Resolution (H. 3382) to request that the Department of Transportation name the portion of Interstate Highway 95 from its intersection with the Colleton/Hampton County line to its intersection with, etc., respectfully
That they have duly and carefully considered the same and recommend that the same do pass:
LAWRENCE K. GROOMS for Committee.
TO REQUEST THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION NAME THE PORTION OF INTERSTATE HIGHWAY 95 FROM ITS INTERSECTION WITH THE COLLETON/HAMPTON COUNTY LINE TO ITS INTERSECTION WITH THE COLLETON/DORCHESTER COUNTY LINE "TUSKEGEE AIRMEN MEMORIAL HIGHWAY" AND ERECT APPROPRIATE MARKERS OR SIGNS ALONG THIS PORTION OF HIGHWAY THAT CONTAIN THE WORDS "TUSKEGEE AIRMEN MEMORIAL HIGHWAY".
Whereas, the Historical Tuskegee Airmen Memorial is located in Colleton County; and
Whereas, this national landmark is an important treasure of Colleton County and the State of South Carolina; and
Whereas, it would also be fitting and proper to honor the legacy of the Tuskegee Airmen by naming the portion of Interstate Highway 95 in Colleton County from its intersection with the Colleton/Hampton County line to the Colleton/Dorchester County line the "Tuskegee Airmen Memorial Highway". Now, therefore,
Be it resolved by the House of Representatives, the Senate concurring:
That the members of the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina request that the Department of Transportation name the portion of Interstate Highway 95 from its intersection with the Colleton/Hampton County line to its intersection with the Colleton/Dorchester County line "Tuskegee Airmen Memorial Highway" and erect appropriate markers or signs along this portion of highway that contain the words "Tuskegee Airmen Memorial Highway".
Be it further resolved that a copy of this resolution be forwarded to the Department of Transportation.
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