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Sponsors: Rep. Williams
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Introduced in the House on April 23, 2013
Introduced in the Senate on May 7, 2013
Adopted by the General Assembly on June 4, 2013
Summary: SCHP Lance Corporal Jacob Ham, Jr.
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
Date Body Action Description with journal page number ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 4/23/2013 House Introduced (House Journal-page 111) 4/23/2013 House Referred to Committee on Invitations and Memorial Resolutions (House Journal-page 7) 4/30/2013 House Committee report: Favorable Invitations and Memorial Resolutions (House Journal-page 3) 5/2/2013 House Adopted, sent to Senate (House Journal-page 39) 5/7/2013 Senate Introduced (Senate Journal-page 6) 5/7/2013 Senate Referred to Committee on Transportation (Senate Journal-page 6) 5/29/2013 Senate Recalled from Committee on Transportation (Senate Journal-page 9) 6/4/2013 Senate Adopted, returned to House with concurrence (Senate Journal-page 137)
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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
May 29, 2013
S. Printed 5/29/13--S.
Read the first time May 7, 2013.
TO REQUEST THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION NAME THE PORTION OF INTERSTATE HIGHWAY 95 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 165 AND 167 "SCHP LANCE CORPORAL JACOB HAM, JR. MEMORIAL HIGHWAY" AND ERECT APPROPRIATE MARKERS OR SIGNS ALONG THIS PORTION OF HIGHWAY THAT CONTAIN THE WORDS "SCHP LANCE CORPORAL JACOB HAM, JR. MEMORIAL HIGHWAY".
Whereas, on February 8, 1998, Lance Corporal Jacob Ham, Jr., of the South Carolina Highway Patrol was on duty in Darlington County when he suffered a heart attack and died while subduing and arresting a suspect during a traffic stop; and
Whereas, he was a twelve year veteran of the Patrol and was married to Mrs. Denise Ham; and
Whereas, it would be fitting and proper to honor Lance Corporal Ham by naming a portion of Interstate Highway 95 in his memory. Now, therefore,
Be it resolved by the House of Representatives, the Senate concurring:
That the members of the General Assembly request that the Department of Transportation name the portion of Interstate Highway 95 between mile markers 165 and 167 "SCHP Lance Corporal Jacob Ham, Jr. Memorial Highway" and erect appropriate markers or signs along this portion of highway that contain the words "SCHP Lance Corporal Jacob Ham, Jr. Memorial Highway".
Be it further resolved that a copy of this resolution be forwarded to the Department of Transportation.
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