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

INTRODUCTION OF BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS

FOR MAY 9, 2012

S. 1514 (Word version) -- Senators Sheheen, Malloy, Rose, Bryant, Knotts and Ford: A SENATE RESOLUTION TO REQUEST INTERVENTION BY THE PRESIDENT PRO TEMPORE IN ANY LAWSUIT FILED CONCERNING THE CONSTITUTIONALITY OF SECTION 8-13-1356 OF THE 1976 CODE AND ANY RELATED ISSUES.
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The Senate Resolution was introduced and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

S. 1515 (Word version) -- Senator Reese: A JOINT RESOLUTION PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO ARTICLE VII OF THE CONSTITUTION OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1895, RELATING TO COUNTIES AND COUNTY GOVERNMENT, BY ADDING A NEW SECTION SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT THERE MUST BE ELECTED IN EACH COUNTY A PROPERTY TAX ASSESSOR WHO SHALL SERVE FOR A TERM OF FOUR YEARS AND UNTIL HIS SUCCESSOR IS ELECTED AND QUALIFIES AND TO PROVIDE THAT THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY BY GENERAL LAW SHALL PROVIDE FOR THE DUTIES, QUALIFICATIONS, AND COMPENSATION OF COUNTY PROPERTY TAX ASSESSORS.
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Read the first time and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

S. 1516 (Word version) -- Judiciary Committee: A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 7-11-15 OF THE SC CODE OF LAWS, 1976, RELATING TO THE QUALIFICATIONS TO RUN AS A CANDIDATE IN GENERAL ELECTIONS, TO PROVIDE FOR THE ENTITY THAT A CANDIDATE SEEKING NOMINATION FOR AN OFFICE BY POLITICAL PARTY PRIMARY OR POLITICAL PARTY CONVENTION MUST FILE A STATEMENT OF INTENTION OF CANDIDACY; AND TO AMEND SECTION 8-13-1356(B) TO ALLOW A CANDIDATE'S STATEMENT OF ECONOMIC INTERESTS TO FILED IN PAPER OR ELECTRONICALLY.
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Read the first time and ordered placed on the Calendar without reference.

S. 1517 (Word version) -- Senator Matthews: A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION TO REQUEST THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION NAME THE PORTION OF SOUTH CAROLINA HIGHWAY 267 IN ORANGEBURG COUNTY FROM ITS INTERSECTION WITH UNITED STATES HIGHWAY 15 TO ITS INTERSECTION WITH UNITED STATES HIGHWAY 301 "REVEREND DR. SAMUEL MARSHALL HIGHWAY" AND ERECT APPROPRIATE MARKERS OR SIGNS ALONG THIS HIGHWAY THAT CONTAIN THE WORDS "REVEREND DR. SAMUEL MARSHALL HIGHWAY".
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The Concurrent Resolution was introduced and referred to the Committee on Transportation.

S. 1518 (Word version) -- Senator Setzler: A SENATE RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE AND HONOR PASTOR LUCIUS R. SMITH FOR TWENTY-FIVE YEARS OF DEDICATED SERVICE TO MOUNT PLEASANT BAPTIST CHURCH OF SWANSEA, AND TO CONGRATULATE HIM FOR A QUARTER CENTURY OF MINISTRY TO GOD'S PEOPLE.
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The Senate Resolution was adopted.

S. 1519 (Word version) -- Senator Scott: A SENATE RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE AND HONOR THE LIFE AND FAITHFULNESS OF ROSA LEE DYCKES OF RICHLAND COUNTY ON MOTHER'S DAY, AND TO COMMEND HER FOR YEARS OF DEVOTED SERVICE TO HER FAMILY AND HER CHURCH.
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The Senate Resolution was adopted.

S. 1520 (Word version) -- Senator Scott: A SENATE RESOLUTION TO HONOR MRS. LORIE GIBBS WASHINGTON OF RICHLAND COUNTY ON THE OCCASION OF MOTHER'S DAY AND TO WISH HER A JOYOUS CELEBRATION AND MANY MORE YEARS OF HEALTH AND HAPPINESS.
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The Senate Resolution was adopted.

S. 1521 (Word version) -- Senator Matthews: A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE AND HONOR THE ADMINISTRATORS, FACULTY, AND STAFF OF ORANGEBURG CONSOLIDATED SCHOOL DISTRICT FIVE TECHNOLOGY CENTER FOR THE SIGNIFICANT IMPACT THEY HAVE MADE ON THE LIVES OF THEIR STUDENTS, AND TO CONGRATULATE THE STUDENTS FOR THE EDUCATIONAL SUCCESS THEY HAVE ACHIEVED.
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The Concurrent Resolution was adopted, ordered sent to the House.

S. 1522 (Word version) -- Senator Matthews: A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE AND HONOR THE ADMINISTRATORS, FACULTY, AND STAFF OF BETHUNE-BOWMAN MIDDLE/HIGH SCHOOL FOR THE SIGNIFICANT IMPACT THEY HAVE MADE ON THE LIVES OF THEIR STUDENTS, AND TO CONGRATULATE THE STUDENTS FOR THE EDUCATIONAL SUCCESS THEY HAVE ACHIEVED.
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The Concurrent Resolution was adopted, ordered sent to the House.

S. 1523 (Word version) -- Senators Knotts, Alexander, Anderson, Bright, Bryant, Campbell, Campsen, Cleary, Coleman, Courson, Cromer, Davis, Elliott, Fair, Ford, Gregory, Grooms, Hayes, Hutto, Jackson, Land, Leatherman, Leventis, Lourie, Malloy, L. Martin, S. Martin, Massey, Matthews, McGill, Nicholson, O'Dell, Peeler, Pinckney, Rankin, Reese, Rose, Ryberg, Scott, Setzler, Sheheen, Shoopman, Thomas, Verdin and Williams: A SENATE RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE AND HONOR JAMES AUBREY "JIM" BARTLEY FOR A LIFE OF SELFLESS SERVICE TO HIS COMMUNITY, HIS STATE, AND HIS NATION.
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The Senate Resolution was adopted.

H. 5196 (Word version) -- Reps. Battle and Alexander: A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION TO REQUEST THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION NAME THE BRIDGE THAT CROSSES UNITED STATES HIGHWAY 501 IN MARION COUNTY ALONG SOUTH CAROLINA HIGHWAY 41 "EBBIE JAMES 'E.J.' ATKINSON BRIDGE" AND ERECT APPROPRIATE MARKERS OR SIGNS AT THIS BRIDGE THAT CONTAIN THE WORDS "EBBIE JAMES 'E.J.' ATKINSON BRIDGE".
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The Concurrent Resolution was introduced and referred to the Committee on Transportation.

H. 5215 (Word version) -- Rep. Barfield: A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE SOUTH CAROLINA HIGHWAY PATROL LANCE CORPORAL CHRISTOPHER BRIGHAM UPON BEING NOMINATED FOR 2011 DUI ENFORCEMENT OFFICER OF THE YEAR AND TO EXPRESS DEEP GRATITUDE FOR HIS MERITORIOUS SERVICE TO THE CITIZENS OF HIS COMMUNITY.
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The Concurrent Resolution was adopted, ordered returned to the House.

Last Updated: May 9, 2012 at 6:36 PM