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H*4431 (Rat #0516, Act #0429 of 1996) General Bill, By Townsend, H. Brown, Cooper, P.B. Harris, T.E. Huff and Stille
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    A Bill to amend Section 59-20-40, as amended, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to the determination of allocations to school districts under the Education Finance Act and weightings to establish cost differences between programs, so as to add a weighting for pupils with Autism under the handicapped classification; to amend Section 59-21-510, relating to definitions in regard to the education of physically and mentally handicapped children, so as to define "pupils with autism"; to provide that the Department of Education shall convene a task force to review programs to serve students with autism and to recommend an appropriate weight for the Education Finance Act; and to add Section 59-65-47 so as to further provide for the manner in which and conditions under which parents or guardians may teach their children at home.-amended title
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01/11/96House Introduced and read first time HJ-4
01/11/96House Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works HJ-4
04/18/96House Committee report: Favorable Education and Public Works HJ-1
04/23/96House Read second time HJ-64
04/24/96House Read third time and sent to Senate HJ-15
04/24/96Senate Introduced and read first time SJ-42
04/24/96Senate Referred to Committee on Education SJ-42
05/16/96Senate Committee report: Favorable with amendment Education SJ-20
05/21/96Senate Amended SJ-26
05/21/96Senate Read second time SJ-27
05/21/96Senate Unanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day SJ-27
05/21/96Senate Second reading and unanimous consent for third reading reconsidered SJ-45
05/21/96Senate Amended SJ-45
05/21/96Senate Read second time SJ-45
05/21/96Senate Unanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day SJ-47
05/22/96Senate Read third time and returned to House with amendments SJ-16
05/23/96House Non-concurrence in Senate amendment HJ-83
05/29/96Senate Senate insists upon amendment and conference committee appointed Sens. Short, Gregory, Fair SJ-8
05/29/96House Conference committee appointed Littlejohn, Allison & Townsend HJ-121
05/30/96House Conference report received and adopted HJ-52
05/30/96Senate Conference report received and adopted SJ-40
05/30/96House Ordered enrolled for ratification HJ-147
06/13/96 Ratified R 516
06/20/96 Became law without Governor's signature
06/20/96 Effective date 06/20/96
07/03/96 Copies available
07/03/96 Act No. 429

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