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EXPLANATION: Directs the Department of Juvenile Justice to handle administration of John de la Howe
Amend the bill, as and if amended, Part IB, Section 7, JOHN DE
LA HOWE SCHOOL, page 393, after line 17, by adding an
appropriately numbered paragraph to read:
/ (JDLHS: Administration) In the current fiscal year the Department of Juvenile Justice shall be responsible for all administrative functions of the John de la Howe School. During this time the board of trustees of the John de la Howe School shall exercise its duties and responsibilities, as defined in Chapter 49, Title 59 of the South Carolina Code of Laws, however the board must seek input from the Director of the Department of Juvenile Justice, the Department of Education, the Department of Mental Health and the Department of Social Services on best practices with regard to the operations of the John de la Howe School. Further, the board must develop a plan to address all issues raised in the 2014 Inspector General's Report. The plan must be reported to the Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, the Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee and the Governor no later than September 1, 2014 and the board must provide the Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, the Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee and the Governor with quarterly progress reports./
Renumber sections to conform.
Amend totals and titles to conform.