Current Status Introducing Body:
SenateBill Number: 1133Primary Sponsor: WashingtonCommittee Number: 21Type of Legislation: GBSubject: School uniform dress codeResiding Body: HouseCurrent Committee: Education and Public WorksComputer Document Number: GJK/20315SD.94Introduced Date: 19940208Last History Body: HouseLast History Date: 19940516Last History Type: Introduced, read first time, referred to CommitteeScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: WashingtonType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ____ ______ ____________ ______________________________ ___ ____________ 1133 House 19940516 Introduced, read first time, 21 referred to Committee 1133 Senate 19940512 Read third time, sent to House 1133 Senate 19940511 Read second time 1133 Senate 19940504 Committee Report: Favorable 04 1133 Senate 19940208 Introduced, read first time, 04 referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
May 4, 1994
S. Printed 5/4/94--S.
Read the first time February 8, 1994.
To whom was referred a Bill (S. 1133), to amend Section 59-19-90, Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, relating to powers and duties of school boards of trustees, etc., respectfully
That they have duly and carefully considered the same, and recommend that the same do pass:
NIKKI G. SETZLER, for Committee.
TO AMEND SECTION 59-19-90, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO POWERS AND DUTIES OF SCHOOL BOARDS OF TRUSTEES, SO AS TO AUTHORIZE A BOARD TO PROMULGATE REGULATIONS ESTABLISHING A SCHOOL UNIFORM OR UNIFORM DRESS CODE POLICY WITHIN ITS DISTRICT.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 59-19-90 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding a new item (12) to read:
"(12) Promulgate regulations to establish a school uniform or uniform dress code policy. Be empowered to promulgate regulations by which schools within the district may adopt a school uniform or uniform dress code policy. Prior to a school establishing a dress code that requires every student to wear uniform dress, the school must consult with the School Improvement Council and the parents of the students attending that school and institute a method for assisting students who cannot afford to purchase the uniforms or uniform dress."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.