South Carolina General Assembly
119th Session, 2011-2012
Legislation Introduced into the Senate

INTRODUCTION OF BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS

FOR JUNE 16, 2011

S. 966 (Word version) -- Senator Knotts: A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION TO FIX NOON ON WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22, 2011, AS THE TIME TO ELECT A SUCCESSOR TO FILL THE UNEXPIRED TERM OF THE SIXTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT SEAT ON THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA BOARD OF TRUSTEES.
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The Concurrent Resolution was adopted, ordered sent to the House.

S. 967 (Word version) -- Senator Elliott: A SENATE RESOLUTION TO CONGRATULATE ELLIOTT REALTY OF HORRY COUNTY UPON THE OCCASION OF THE GRAND OPENING OF ITS NEW LOCATION IN MYRTLE BEACH.
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The Senate Resolution was adopted.

S. 968 (Word version) -- Senator Grooms: A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION TO EXPRESS THE THANKS OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA SENATE FOR CARNIVAL CRUISE LINES' CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE ECONOMIC WELL-BEING OF SOUTH CAROLINA AND FOR THE COMPANY'S COMMITMENT TO OPERATING IN A BALANCED MANNER THAT IS SENSITIVE TO THE ENVIRONMENT.
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The Concurrent Resolution was adopted, ordered sent to the House.

S. 969 (Word version) -- Senator Lourie: A SENATE RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE AND HONOR ROBERT ARIAIL FOR HIS PHILANTHROPY OF ASTRONOMICAL ARTIFACTS AND LITERATURE TO THE STATE MUSEUM AND THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA AND FOR HIS REMARKABLE SERVICE ON THEIR BEHALF.
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The Senate Resolution was adopted.

H. 3991 (Word version) -- Reps. Harrell, Lucas, Harrison, Clemmons, Barfield, Cooper, Hardwick, Owens, Sandifer, G. R. Smith, J. R. Smith, White, Bingham and Erickson: A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, SO AS TO ADOPT THE UNITED STATES CENSUS OF 2010 AS OFFICIAL; BY ADDING SECTION 2-1-35 SO AS TO ESTABLISH ELECTION DISTRICTS FROM WHICH THE MEMBERS OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES ARE ELECTED BEGINNING WITH THE 2012 GENERAL ELECTION; TO REPEAL SECTION 2-1-45 RELATING TO ELECTION DISTRICTS FROM WHICH MEMBERS OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES WERE FORMERLY ELECTED; AND TO DESIGNATE THE SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES AS THE SUBMITTING AUTHORITY TO MAKE THE REQUIRED SUBMISSION OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES REAPPORTIONMENT PLAN TO THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE UNDER THE VOTING RIGHTS ACT.
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Senator MCCONNELL spoke on the Bill.

Read the first time and, on motion of Senator MCCONNELL, with unanimous consent, H. 3991 was ordered placed on the Calendar without reference.

H. 3992 (Word version) -- Reps. Harrell, Lucas, Harrison, Clemmons, Barfield, Cooper, Hardwick, Owens, Sandifer, G. R. Smith, J. R. Smith, White, Bingham and Erickson: A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 7-19-45 SO AS TO ESTABLISH ELECTION DISTRICTS FROM WHICH THE MEMBERS OF THE CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICTS ARE ELECTED BEGINNING WITH THE 2012 GENERAL ELECTION; TO REPEAL SECTION 7-19-40 RELATING TO ELECTION DISTRICTS FROM WHICH MEMBERS OF THE CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICTS WERE FORMERLY ELECTED; AND TO JOINTLY DESIGNATE THE PRESIDENT PRO TEMPORE OF THE SENATE AND THE SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES AS THE APPROPRIATE OFFICIALS OF THE SUBMITTING AUTHORITY TO MAKE THE REQUIRED SUBMISSION OF THE CONGRESSIONAL REAPPORTIONMENT PLAN TO THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE UNDER THE VOTING RIGHTS ACT.
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Senator MCCONNELL spoke on the Bill.

Read the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Last Updated: June 16, 2011 at 2:23 PM