Current Status Introducing Body:
HouseBill Number: 3618Ratification Number: 64Act Number: 197Primary Sponsor: L. ElliottType of Legislation: GBSubject: Marion County Hospital District CommissionersDate Bill Passed both Bodies: Mar 28, 1991Computer Document Number: BR1/1231.ACGovernor's Action: VDate of Governor's Action: Apr 24, 1991Introduced Date: Feb 28, 1991Date of Last Amendment: Mar 26, 1991Last History Body: ------Last History Date: Apr 25, 1991Last History Type: Act No. 197Action on Governor's Veto: OScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: L. Elliott HarwellType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN ---- ------ ------------ ------------------------------ --- 3618 ------ Apr 25, 1991 Act No. 197 3618 Senate Apr 25, 1991 Veto overridden 3618 House Apr 25, 1991 Veto overridden 3618 ------ Apr 24, 1991 Vetoed by Governor 3618 ------ Apr 18, 1991 Ratified R 64 3618 House Mar 28, 1991 Concurred in Senate amendment, enrolled for ratification 3618 Senate Mar 26, 1991 Amended, read third time, returned with amendment 3618 Senate Mar 26, 1991 Reconsidered vote whereby read third time 3618 Senate Mar 21, 1991 Recalled from Legislative Council 3618 Senate Mar 12, 1991 Read third time, enrolled for ratification 3618 Senate Mar 08, 1991 Read second time 3618 Senate Mar 07, 1991 Unanimous consent for second and third reading on the next two consecutive Legislative days 3618 Senate Mar 07, 1991 Introduced, read first time, placed on Calendar without reference 3618 House Mar 06, 1991 Read third time, sent to Senate 3618 House Mar 05, 1991 Read second time 3618 House Feb 28, 1991 Introduced, read first time, placed on Calendar without referenceView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
(A197, R64, H3618)
AN ACT TO PROVIDE THAT THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF THE MARION COUNTY HOSPITAL DISTRICT SHALL CONSIST OF NINE MEMBERS, TO PROVIDE FOR THE APPOINTING PROCESS AND AUTHORITY, AND TO PROVIDE FOR STAGGERING INITIAL TERMS.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Marion County Hospital District Board membership; terms; vacancies
SECTION 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Board of Commissioners of the Marion County Hospital District shall consist of nine members appointed by the Governor upon the recommendation of the majority of the Marion County Legislative Delegation. The terms of the members are for four years and until their successors are appointed and qualify. A commissioner may not serve more than two consecutive terms but is eligible for reappointment one year after the expiration of his last term.
When a vacancy occurs, the board may make recommendations to the Marion County Legislative Delegation for a person or persons qualified to fill the vacancy for the remainder of the unexpired term.
Expiration of terms for current board members; staggered terms for new members
SECTION 2. The commissioners serving on the Board of Commissioners of the Marion County Hospital District on this act's effective date continue to serve until July 1, 1991, and until their successors are appointed and qualify as provided for in this act. Terms for the commissioners established by this act begin July 1, 1991, and are for four years except for the initial appointments which must be for staggered terms. Two commissioners shall serve for one year; two commissioners shall serve for two years; two commissioners shall serve for three years; and three commissioners shall serve for four years. In making these initial appointments, the delegation shall designate the length of the initial term for each commissioner.
SECTION 3. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Vetoed by the Governor April 24, 1991.
Veto overridden by House April 25, 1991.
Veto overridden by Senate April 25, 1991.