Current Status Introducing Body:
SenateBill Number: 1013Ratification Number: 237Act Number: 202Primary Sponsor: RussellType of Legislation: GBSubject: Spartanburg County Higher Education CommissionDate Bill Passed both Bodies: Jun 06, 1991Computer Document Number: BBM/9481.HCGovernor's Action: SDate of Governor's Action: Jun 17, 1991Introduced Date: May 27, 1991Last History Body: ------Last History Date: Jun 17, 1991Last History Type: Act No. 202Scope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: RussellType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN ---- ------ ------------ ------------------------------ --- 1013 ------ Jun 17, 1991 Act No. 202 1013 ------ Jun 17, 1991 Signed by Governor 1013 ------ Jun 06, 1991 Ratified R 237 1013 House Jun 06, 1991 Read third time, enrolled for ratification 1013 House Jun 05, 1991 Read second time 00 1013 House Jun 05, 1991 Delegation report: Favorable, 00 Spartanburg Delegation 1013 House Jun 04, 1991 Referred to Spartanburg 00 Delegation 1013 House Jun 04, 1991 Introduced, read first time 1013 Senate May 30, 1991 Read third time, sent to House 1013 Senate May 29, 1991 Read second time, unanimous consent for third reading on Thursday, May 30 1013 Senate May 27, 1991 Placed on Local and Uncontested Calendar without reference 1013 Senate May 27, 1991 Introduced, read first timeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
(A202, R237, S1013)
AN ACT TO AMEND ACT 36 OF 1967, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE SPARTANBURG COMMISSION ON HIGHER EDUCATION, SO AS TO INCREASE THE MEMBERSHIP FROM NINE TO FIFTEEN MEMBERS AND TO INCREASE THE AUTHORIZED MEMBERSHIP OF THE EDUCATIONAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE FROM FIFTEEN TO TWENTY-FIVE.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 1 of Act 36 of 1967, as last amended by Act 262 of 1981, is further amended to read:
"Section 1. There is created the Spartanburg County Commission for Higher Education composed of fifteen members to be appointed by the Governor on the recommendation of a majority of the members of the House of Representatives from Spartanburg County and the Senators of District 4. The terms of the members are for four years and until their successors are appointed and qualify. Vacancies must be filled in the manner of the initial appointments for the unexpired portion of the terms only.
The Superintendent of Education for Spartanburg County is an ex officio member of the commission.
At their first meeting, the commissioners shall elect a chairman, vice-chairman, secretary, and treasurer from among their members and shall organize and adopt appropriate rules and procedures.
To facilitate its work, the commission may appoint from Spartanburg County, and from adjacent areas as considered appropriate, an Educational Advisory Committee consisting of not less than ten nor more than twenty-five members which shall meet and consult with the commission as required. All members of the commission and of the Educational Advisory Committee shall serve without compensation."
SECTION 2. Two of the six additional members of the Spartanburg County Commission for Higher Education appointed pursuant to this act shall serve for initial terms of two years only. The Governor shall note the terms on the appointments.
SECTION 3. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Approved the 17th day of June, 1991.