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Sponsors: Senators Courson, Alexander, Allen, Bennett, Bright, Bryant, Campbell, Campsen, Cleary, Coleman, Corbin, Cromer, Davis, Fair, Gregory, Grooms, Hayes, Hembree, Hutto, Jackson, Johnson, Kimpson, Leatherman, Lourie, Malloy, L. Martin, S. Martin, Massey, J. Matthews, M.B. Matthews, McElveen, Nicholson, Peeler, Rankin, Reese, Sabb, Scott, Setzler, Shealy, Sheheen, Thurmond, Turner, Verdin, Williams and Young
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Introduced in the Senate on February 16, 2016
Adopted by the Senate on February 16, 2016
Summary: Swedish Committee on the Constitution
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
Date Body Action Description with journal page number ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 2/16/2016 Senate Introduced and adopted (Senate Journal-page 3)
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TO RECOGNIZE AND WELCOME THE MEMBERS OF THE SWEDISH COMMITTEE ON THE CONSTITUTION AND TO WISH THEM AN ENJOYABLE AND INFORMATIVE STAY IN THE PALMETTO STATE.
Whereas, the members of the Senate of the State of South Carolina are pleased to welcome members of the Swedish Riksdag to the Palmetto State as they examine our state's legislative and judicial processes; and
Whereas, the Palmetto State enjoys substantial investment and job creation by Swedish companies, and the Senate appreciates this important visit by members of the Swedish Riksdag; and
Whereas, the Riksdag is the national legislature and supreme decision making body of Sweden; and
Whereas, the members of the Swedish Committee on the Constitution prepare matters concerning the Constitution and the Riksdag Act and other matters concerning legislation of a constitutional and general administrative nature; and
Whereas, the Committee on the Constitution also prepares matters regarding freedom of expression, formation of public opinion, freedom of worship, and financial support for the press and the political parties; and
Whereas, during its visit to South Carolina, the Committee on the Constitution would like to discuss and gain a greater insight into various issues included in the Committee's area of responsibilities. Now, therefore,
Be it resolved by the Senate:
That the members of the Senate of the State of South Carolina, by this resolution, recognize and welcome the members of the Swedish Committee on the Constitution and wish them an enjoyable and informative stay in the Palmetto State.
Be it further resolved that a copy of this resolution be forwarded to the Swedish Delegation.
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