South Carolina General Assembly
122nd Session, 2017-2018

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H. 4284

STATUS INFORMATION

Concurrent Resolution
Sponsors: Reps. Douglas, Delleney and King
Document Path: l:\council\bills\gt\5352cm17.docx

Introduced in the House on May 4, 2017
Introduced in the Senate on May 11, 2017
Currently residing in the Senate Committee on Transportation

Summary: The Reverend Joe H. Neal Way

HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS

     Date      Body   Action Description with journal page number
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    5/4/2017  House   Introduced (House Journal-page 106)
    5/4/2017  House   Referred to Committee on Invitations and Memorial 
                        Resolutions (House Journal-page 106)
    5/9/2017  House   Committee report: Favorable Invitations and Memorial 
                        Resolutions (House Journal-page 178)
   5/10/2017  House   Adopted, sent to Senate (House Journal-page 38)
   5/11/2017  Senate  Introduced (Senate Journal-page 8)
   5/11/2017  Senate  Referred to Committee on Transportation 
                        (Senate Journal-page 8)

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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL

5/4/2017
5/9/2017

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COMMITTEE REPORT

May 9, 2017

H. 4284

Introduced by Reps. Douglas, Delleney and King

S. Printed 5/9/17--H.

Read the first time May 4, 2017.

            

THE COMMITTEE ON

INVITATIONS AND MEMORIAL RESOLUTIONS

To whom was referred a Concurrent Resolution (H. 4284) to request the Department of Transportation name the portion of Walnut Street in the City of Chester from its intersection with Spring Street to its intersection with Gadsden Street "The Reverend Joe, etc., respectfully

REPORT:

That they have duly and carefully considered the same and recommend that the same do pass:

JIMMY C. BALES for Committee.

            

A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION

TO REQUEST THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION NAME THE PORTION OF WALNUT STREET IN THE CITY OF CHESTER FROM ITS INTERSECTION WITH SPRING STREET TO ITS INTERSECTION WITH GADSDEN STREET "THE REVEREND JOE H. NEAL WAY" AND ERECT APPROPRIATE MARKERS OR SIGNS CONTAINING THIS DESIGNATION.

Whereas, members of the South Carolina General Assembly were deeply saddened to learn of the death of our esteemed colleague Representative Joseph H. "Joe" Neal of Hopkins at the age of sixty-six on February 14, 2017; and

Whereas, born on August 31, 1950, he was the son of LaVerne K. Neal and Choatte R. Neal, Sr., and earned a bachelor of arts degree from Benedict College in 1972; and

Whereas, Reverend Neal served the Chester community for thirty years as pastor of Calvary Baptist Church. He also served as an elected member of the South Carolina House of Representatives, serving the citizens of District 70 from 1992 until his untimely death; and

Whereas, Reverend Neal exemplified distinguished, dedicated, compassionate, and professional services to his congregation, the City of Chester, and the citizens of our State; and

Whereas, it would be fitting and proper to recognize Reverend Neal's many accomplishments by having a street in the City of Chester named in his honor. Now, therefore,

Be it resolved by the House of Representatives, the Senate concurring:

That the members of the General Assembly request the Department of Transportation name the portion of Walnut Street in the City of Chester from its intersection with Spring Street to its intersection with Gadsden Street "The Reverend Joe H. Neal Way" and erect appropriate markers or signs containing this designation.

Be it further resolved that a copy of this resolution be forwarded to the Department of Transportation.

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