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3634Ratification Number: 25Act Number: 15Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 20010227Primary Sponsor: SnowAll Sponsors: Snow, Knotts, Allison, Altman, Askins, Bales, Barrett, Battle, Bingham, Bowers, Breeland, G. Brown, J. Brown, R. Brown, Campsen, Carnell, Cato, Chellis, Clyburn, Coates, Cobb-Hunter, Coleman, Cooper, Dantzler, Davenport, Delleney, Easterday, Edge, Emory, Fleming, Freeman, Frye, Gilham, Gourdine, Govan, Hamilton, Harrell, Harrison, Harvin, Haskins, Hayes, J. Hines, M. Hines, Hinson, Hosey, Howard, Huggins, Jennings, Keegan, Kelley, Kennedy, Klauber, Koon, Law, Leach, Limehouse, Littlejohn, Lloyd, Loftis, Lourie, Lucas, Mack, Martin, McCraw, McGee, McLeod, Meacham-Richardson, Merrill, Miller, Moody-Lawrence, J.H. Neal, J.M. Neal, Neilson, Ott, Owens, Parks, Perry, Phillips, Quinn, Rhoad, Rice, Riser, Rivers, Robinson, Rodgers, Rutherford, Sandifer, Scarborough, Scott, Sharpe, Sheheen, Simrill, Sinclair, D.C. Smith, F.N. Smith, G.M. Smith, J.E. Smith, J.R. Smith, W.D. Smith, Stille, Stuart, Talley, Taylor, Thompson, Townsend, Tripp, Trotter, Vaughn, Walker, Webb, Weeks, Whatley, White, Wilder, Wilkins, Witherspoon, A. Young and J. YoungDrafted Document Number: l:\council\bills\pt\1185dw01.docDate Bill Passed both Bodies: 20010313Governor's Action: SDate of Governor's Action: 20010327Subject: Beach music, designated as official popular music of S.C.; State Symbols and Emblems, State Popular MusicHistory Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ ______________________________________ _______ ____________ ------ 20010330 Act No. A15 ------ 20010327 Signed by Governor ------ 20010321 Ratified R25 Senate 20010313 Read third time, enrolled for ratification Senate 20010308 Read second time Senate 20010306 Introduced, read first time, placed on Calendar without reference House 20010301 Read third time, sent to Senate House 20010228 Read second time House 20010227 Introduced, read first time, placed on Calendar without reference Versions of This Bill Revised on February 27, 2001 - Word format Revised on March 6, 2001 - Word format
(A15, R25, H3634)
AN ACT TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 1-1-689 SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT BEACH MUSIC IS DESIGNATED AS THE OFFICIAL STATE POPULAR MUSIC OF SOUTH CAROLINA.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. The General Assembly finds that during this century and especially during the last fifty years, the development of beach music has contributed tremendously to the enjoyment of the citizens of our State and has become synonymous with South Carolina and certain of its dances, including the Shag. The General Assembly further finds that it is appropriate to recognize beach music in this manner.
Beach music designated state popular music
SECTION 2. The 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 1-1-689. Beach music is designated as the official state popular music of South Carolina."
SECTION 3. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Ratified the 21st day of March, 2001.
Approved the 27th day of March, 2001.
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