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A108, R18, H3583
Sponsors: Reps. Funderburk, Lucas and Gunn
Document Path: l:\council\bills\nbd\11283bh09.docx
Introduced in the House on February 19, 2009
Introduced in the Senate on February 25, 2009
Last Amended on March 31, 2009
Passed by the General Assembly on March 31, 2009
Governor's Action: April 8, 2009, Vetoed
Legislative veto action(s): Veto overridden
Summary: Make-up snow days
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
Date Body Action Description with journal page number ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 2/19/2009 House Introduced, read first time, placed on calendar without reference HJ-6 2/24/2009 House Read second time HJ-23 2/25/2009 House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-14 2/25/2009 Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-21 2/25/2009 Senate Referred to Committee on Education SJ-21 3/3/2009 Senate Recalled from Committee on Education SJ-3 3/10/2009 Senate Special order, set for March 10, 2009 SJ-22 3/11/2009 Senate Amended SJ-31 3/11/2009 Senate Read second time SJ-31 3/17/2009 Senate Read third time and returned to House with amendments SJ-36 3/25/2009 House Senate amendment amended HJ-45 3/25/2009 House Returned to Senate with amendments HJ-46 3/31/2009 Senate Non-concurrence in House amendment SJ-34 3/31/2009 House House recedes from amendment(s) HJ-84 3/31/2009 Senate Ordered enrolled for ratification SJ-35 4/2/2009 Ratified R 18 4/8/2009 Vetoed by Governor 4/21/2009 House Veto overridden by originating body Yeas-82 Nays-9 HJ-36 4/23/2009 Senate Veto overridden Yeas-36 Nays-6 4/30/2009 Effective date 04/23/09 7/21/2009 Act No. 108
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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
(A108, R18, H3583)
A JOINT RESOLUTION TO PROVIDE THAT THE SCHOOL DAY MISSED ON FEBRUARY 4, 2009, BY THE STUDENTS OF MIDWAY ELEMENTARY, BETHUNE ELEMENTARY, MOUNT PISGAH ELEMENTARY, BARON DEKALB ELEMENTARY, NORTH CENTRAL MIDDLE, AND NORTH CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOLS WHEN THE SCHOOLS WERE CLOSED DUE TO SNOW IS EXEMPT FROM THE MAKE-UP REQUIREMENT THAT FULL SCHOOL DAYS MISSED DUE TO SNOW, EXTREME WEATHER, OR OTHER DISRUPTIONS BE MADE UP; AND TO PROVIDE THAT SCHOOL DISTRICTS MAY CLOSE FOR UP TO THREE DAYS OF THE SCHOOL DISTRICT'S CHOOSING DURING THE 2008-2009 SCHOOL YEAR AND THAT MAKE-UP REQUIREMENTS ARE WAIVED.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Snow day make-up day excused
SECTION 1. Pursuant to the provisions of Section 59-1-425(C) of the 1976 Code, the requirement that the school day missed on February 4, 2009, by the students of Midway Elementary, Bethune Elementary, Mount Pisgah Elementary, Baron DeKalb Elementary, North Central Middle, and North Central High schools when the schools were closed due to snow is waived from the make-up requirement that full school days missed due to snow, extreme weather, or other disruptions be made up.
School districts permitted to close for three days
SECTION 2. School districts may close for up to three days on dates of the school district's choosing during the 2008-2009 school year. Any requirements to make up the school days missed by students on the dates chosen by a school district pursuant to this section are waived.
SECTION 3. This joint resolution takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Ratified the 2nd day of April, 2009.
Vetoed by the Governor -- 4/8/09.
Veto overridden by House -- 4/21/09.
Veto overridden by Senate -- 4/23/09.
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