WHEREAS, by Executive Order 2004-05, a state of emergency was declared in South Carolina due to a severe winter storm that began on January 26, 2004; and
WHEREAS, it became necessary for many banks and savings and loan institutions to close as a result of the hazardous weather that occurred on January 26-28, 2004.
NOW THEREFORE, by virtue of the power and authority vested in me as Governor, pursuant to the Constitution and Statutes of the State of South Carolina, and specifically section 53-5-55 of the South Carolina Code of Laws, I hereby declare January 26-28, 2004, legal holidays for banks and savings and loan institutions in the State of South Carolina.
GIVEN UNDER MY HAND AND THE GREAT SEAL OF THE STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA, THIS 5th DAY OF FEBRUARY 2004.
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