Current Status Introducing Body:
HouseBill Number: 4781Ratification Number: 502Act Number: 583Primary Sponsor: KeyserlingType of Legislation: GBSubject: Beaufort County Education BoardDate Bill Passed both Bodies: May 15, 1992Computer Document Number: CYY/19143.SDGovernor's Action: SDate of Governor's Action: Jun 01, 1992Introduced Date: Apr 22, 1992Last History Body: ------Last History Date: Oct 07, 1992Last History Type: Act No. 583Scope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: Keyserling WhiteType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN ---- ------ ------------ ------------------------------ --- 4781 ------ Oct 07, 1992 Act No. 583 4781 ------ Jun 01, 1992 Signed by Governor 4781 ------ May 27, 1992 Ratified R 502 4781 Senate May 15, 1992 Read third time, enrolled for ratification 4781 Senate May 14, 1992 Read second time, unanimous consent for third reading on Friday, May 15, 1992 4781 Senate Apr 28, 1992 Introduced, read first time, placed on Local and Uncontested Calendar without reference 4781 House Apr 24, 1992 Read third time, sent to Senate 4781 House Apr 23, 1992 Unanimous consent for third reading on next Legislative day 4781 House Apr 23, 1992 Read second time 4781 House Apr 22, 1992 Introduced, read first time, placed on Calendar without referenceView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
AN ACT TO AMEND ACT 589 OF 1986, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE BOARD OF EDUCATION FOR BEAUFORT COUNTY, SO AS TO REVISE THE MANNER IN WHICH AND DISTRICTS FROM WHICH THE MEMBERS OF THE BOARD ARE ELECTED BEGINNING WITH THE 1992 ELECTION.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Revision of board, method of election, and districts
SECTION 1. Section 1(A) of Act 589 of 1986, as amended by Act 716 of 1990, is further amended to read:
"(A) The members of the Board of Education of Beaufort County must be elected in nonpartisan elections in the general election and, except as otherwise provided herein, shall serve terms of four years and until their successors are elected and qualify. The term of a member commences on January first next following his election.
Beginning with the 1992 election, the board shall consist of eleven members elected from the same defined single member election districts as are members of the Beaufort County Council. The members elected in 1992 from Districts 1, 2, 5, 7, 8, and 9 shall serve initial terms of two years each and the members elected in 1992 from Districts 3, 4, 6, 10, and 11 shall serve initial terms of four years each. Thereafter, all members must be elected for terms of four years each and all members must be elected by the qualified electors of their respective district.
The terms of the members of the board serving in office at the time of the 1992 election shall expire on January first following the 1992 election at which time the members elected in the manner provided herein shall take office."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
In the Senate House May 27, 1992.
Nick A. Theodore,
President of the Senate
David M. Beasley,
Speaker Pro Tempore of the
House of Representatives
Approved the 1st day of June, 1992.
Carroll A. Campbell, Jr.,
Printer's Date -- June 29, 1992 -- S.