SENATE TO MEET AT 2:00 P.M. TODAY

NO. 5

CALENDAR

OF THE

SENATE

OF THE

STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA

REGULAR SESSION BEGINNING TUESDAY, JANUARY 11, 2011

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WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 19, 2011


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Wednesday, January 19, 2011

JOINT ASSEMBLY

Wednesday, January 19, 2011 at 7:00 PM:
H. 3279 (Word version)--Reps. Harrell, Lucas, Cooper, Hardwick, Harrison, Owens, Sandifer, White, Howard and Bingham: A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION INVITING HER EXCELLENCY, NIKKI HALEY, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA, TO ADDRESS THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY IN JOINT SESSION AT 7:00 P.M. ON WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 19, 2011, IN THE CHAMBER OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.
(Adopted--January 13, 2011)

INVITATIONS

Wednesday, January 19, 2011 - 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Members of the Senate and Staff, Breakfast, Room 112 of the Blatt Building, by the SC HIGH SCHOOL LEAGUE
(Accepted-- January 11, 2011)

Wednesday, January 19, 2011 - 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Members of the Senate, Luncheon, Room 112 of the Blatt Building, by the SC LEGISLATIVE SPORTSMEN'S CAUCUS
(Accepted-- January 11, 2011)

Wednesday, January 19, 2011 - 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Members of the Senate and Staff, Reception, Hilton Columbia Center
HILTON COLUMBIA CENTER, RUTH'S CHRIS STEAK HOUSE AND HAMPTON INN HISTORIC DISTRICT
(Accepted-- January 11, 2011)

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Thursday, January 20, 2011 - 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Members of the Senate and Staff, Breakfast, Room 112 of the Blatt Building, by the SC CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL COLLABORATIVE
(Accepted-- January 11, 2011)

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 - 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Members of the Senate, Reception, Clarion Hotel, by the
AMERICAN COUNCIL OF ENGINEERING COMPANIES OF SC, SC SOCIETY OF PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS AND AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CIVIL ENGINEERING, SC SECTION
(Accepted-- January 11, 2011)

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 - 6:00 p.m.
Members of the Senate, David H. Wilkins Legislative and Civic Awards Dinner, by THE RILEY INSTITUTE AT FURMAN
(Accepted-- January 11, 2011)

Wednesday, January 26, 2011 - 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Members of the Senate and Staff, Breakfast, Room 112 of the Blatt Building, by the SC ASSOCIATION OF NURSE ANESTHETISTS
(Accepted-- January 11, 2011)

Wednesday, January 26, 2011 - 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Members of the Senate, Luncheon, Room 112 of the Blatt Building, by the SC CONSORTIUM FOR GIFTED EDUCATION
(Accepted-- January 11, 2011)

Wednesday, January 26, 2011 - 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Members of the Senate and Staff, Oyster Roast and Frogmore Stew, Clarion Hotel, by the CLARION HOTEL
(Accepted-- January 11, 2011)

Wednesday, January 26, 2011 - 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Members of the Senate, Reception, Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, by the SC CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
(Accepted-- January 11, 2011)

Thursday - January 27, 2011 - 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Members of the Senate, Breakfast, Room 112 of the Blatt Building, by the SC ASSOCIATION OF SCHOOL NURSES
(Accepted-- January 11, 2011)

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UNCONTESTED LOCAL

THIRD READING BILLS

S. 321 (Word version)--Senators O'Dell and Nicholson: A BILL TO AMEND ACT 595 OF 1994, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE ELECTION OF MEMBERS OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF GREENWOOD SCHOOL DISTRICT 50 IN GREENWOOD COUNTY, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT IF THE NUMBER OF CANDIDATES FOR THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES IS EQUAL TO OR LESS THAN THE NUMBER OF POSITIONS TO BE FILLED, THE COUNTY ELECTION COMMISSION SHALL DECLARE THOSE CANDIDATES ELECTED.
(Without reference--January 11, 2011)
(Read the second time--January 18, 2011)

S. 337 (Word version)--Senator Coleman: A BILL TO AMEND ACT 525 OF 1982, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE ELECTION OF MEMBERS OF THE CHESTER COUNTY COUNCIL AND THE CHESTER COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD OF TRUSTEES, SO AS TO REVISE THE DATE BY WHICH A PERSON SHALL FILE A STATEMENT OF CANDIDACY IN ORDER TO RUN FOR A SEAT ON THE CHESTER COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD OF TRUSTEES.
(Without reference--January 11, 2011)
(Read the second time--January 18, 2011)

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MOTION PERIOD

VETO

(Returned to the Senate Wednesday, June 16, 2010)
H. 4542 (Word version) -- AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 8-13-320, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO DUTIES AND POWERS OF THE STATE ETHICS COMMISSION, SO AS TO DELETE THE PROHIBITION OF THE RELEASE OF INFORMATION UNTIL FINAL DISPOSITION OF AN ETHICS INVESTIGATION AND REQUIRE THAT THE INFORMATION MAY NOT BE RELEASED UNTIL A FINDING OF PROBABLE CAUSE HAS BEEN MADE; AND TO AMEND SECTION 8-13-1372, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE AUTHORITY OF STATE ETHICS COMMISSION TO DETERMINE THAT ERRORS OR OMISSIONS ON CAMPAIGN REPORTS ARE INADVERTENT AND MAY BE HANDLED AS TECHNICAL VIOLATIONS, SO AS TO CHANGE

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REFERENCES OF THE STATE ETHICS COMMISSION TO THE APPROPRIATE SUPERVISORY OFFICE.
(Vetoed by the Governor--June 11, 2010)

INTERRUPTED DEBATE

(Debate was interrupted by adjournment on Tuesday, January 18, 2011)
S. 327 (Word version)--Senators Davis, McConnell, Campsen, Shoopman, Verdin and Rose: A SENATE RESOLUTION TO AMEND RULE 27, RULES OF THE SENATE, TO PROVIDE FOR A SEVENTY-TWO HOUR BUDGET REVIEW.
(Introduced--January 11, 2011)
(Reported by Committee on Rules--January 13, 2011)
(Favorable with amendments)
(Committee Amendment Amended and Adopted--January 18, 2011)
(Amendment proposed--January 18, 2011)
(Document No. 327R003.WGR)

STATEWIDE SECOND READING BILL

H. 3278 (Word version)--Rep. Harrison: A JOINT RESOLUTION TO PROVIDE THAT UNTIL JUNE 30, 2011, THERE ARE NO LIMITATIONS AS TO TYPES OF APPLICANTS OR ORGANIZATIONS WHO MAY APPLY FOR A SPECIAL FIFTEEN-DAY BEER AND WINE PERMIT AUTHORIZED BY SECTION 61-4-550 OF THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, IN ORDER TO TEMPORARILY CORRECT AN IMPROVIDENTLY ENACTED PROVISION IN 2010 RESTRICTING THE ISSUANCE OF THESE PERMITS TO ONLY NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS UNTIL SUCH TIME AS THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY CONSIDERS AND ENACTS PERMANENT GENERAL LAW CHANGES TO EFFECTUATE THIS CORRECTION.
(Read the first time--January 18, 2011)
(Recalled from Committee on Judiciary--January 18, 2011)

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SENATE RESOLUTIONS

S. 162 (Word version)--Senators Shoopman and Rose: A SENATE RESOLUTION TO AMEND RULE 35A, RULES OF THE SENATE, RELATING TO THE ADMISSION TO THE FLOOR OF THE SENATE, TO PROVIDE THAT A SENATOR'S IMMEDIATE FAMILY MEMBERS SHALL BE ALLOWED ADMISSION TO THE SENATE FLOOR INSIDE THE RAIL.
(Introduced--January 11, 2011)
(Reported by Committee on Rules--January 13, 2011)
(Favorable)

S. 326 (Word version)--Senators Hayes, Peeler, Rose and Campsen: A SENATE RESOLUTION TO AMEND RULE 44, RELATING TO THE SENATE ETHICS COMMITTEE'S DUTIES AND PROCEDURES, SO AS TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL DUTIES, COMPLAINT PROCEDURES, AND PROCEDURES FOR FINDINGS OF PROBABLE CAUSE, AND TO PROVIDE PENALTIES FOR VIOLATIONS, AND TO ADD PROVISIONS REGARDING THE RECEIPT OF DOCUMENTS RELATING TO PROCEEDINGS IN ACTIONS TAKEN AGAINST A MEMBER; AND TO AMEND RULE 44.1, RELATING TO THE RULES GOVERNING ACTIONS TAKEN AGAINST A MEMBER, SO AS TO PROVIDE PROVISIONS FOR SUSPENSION AND REINSTATEMENT.
(Introduced--January 11, 2011)
(Reported by Committee on Rules--January 13, 2011)
(Favorable with amendments)



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