South Carolina General Assembly
122nd Session, 2017-2018

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Indicates Matter Stricken
Indicates New Matter

R64, S61

STATUS INFORMATION

General Bill
Sponsors: Senator Hutto
Document Path: l:\council\bills\bbm\9547dg17.docx
Companion/Similar bill(s): 3600

Introduced in the Senate on January 10, 2017
Introduced in the House on February 8, 2017
Passed by the General Assembly on May 10, 2017
Governor's Action: May 19, 2017, Signed

Summary: State health plan

HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS

     Date      Body   Action Description with journal page number
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  12/13/2016  Senate  Prefiled
  12/13/2016  Senate  Referred to Committee on Finance
   1/10/2017  Senate  Introduced and read first time (Senate Journal-page 44)
   1/10/2017  Senate  Referred to Committee on Finance (Senate Journal-page 44)
   1/31/2017  Senate  Committee report: Favorable Finance 
                        (Senate Journal-page 24)
    2/2/2017  Senate  Read second time (Senate Journal-page 10)
    2/2/2017  Senate  Roll call Ayes-39  Nays-0 (Senate Journal-page 10)
    2/7/2017  Senate  Read third time and sent to House 
                        (Senate Journal-page 30)
    2/8/2017  House   Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 2)
    2/8/2017  House   Referred to Committee on Ways and Means 
                        (House Journal-page 2)
    5/4/2017  House   Recalled from Committee on Ways and Means 
                        (House Journal-page 44)
    5/9/2017  House   Read second time (House Journal-page 103)
    5/9/2017  House   Roll call Yeas-90  Nays-0 (House Journal-page 103)
   5/10/2017  House   Read third time and enrolled (House Journal-page 15)
   5/15/2017          Ratified R 64
   5/19/2017          Signed By Governor

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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL

12/13/2016
1/31/2017
5/4/2017

(Text matches printed bills. Document has been reformatted to meet World Wide Web specifications.)

NOTE: THIS IS A TEMPORARY VERSION. THIS DOCUMENT WILL REMAIN IN THIS VERSION UNTIL FINAL APPROVAL BY THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL.

(R64, S61)

AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 1-11-720, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO ELIGIBILITY FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE STATE HEALTH PLAN, SO AS TO ALLOW EMPLOYEES AND RETIREES, AND THEIR DEPENDENTS, OF ANY POLITICAL SUBDIVISION OF THE STATE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE STATE HEALTH PLAN.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:

Participation in the State Health Plan

SECTION    1.    Section 1-11-720(A) of the 1976 Code, as last amended by Act 31 of 2011, is further amended by adding an appropriately numbered item at the end to read:

"( )    a political subdivision of the State of South Carolina, or a governmental agency or instrumentality of such a political subdivision."

Time effective

SECTION    2.    This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.

Ratified the 15th day of May, 2017.

__________________________________________

President of the Senate

___________________________________________

Speaker of the House of Representatives

Approved the ____________ day of _____________________2017.

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Governor

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