Current Status Introducing Body:
HouseBill Number: 3990Ratification Number: 230Act Number: 229Primary Sponsor: WellsType of Legislation: GBSubject: Spartanburg County Technical Education CommissionDate Bill Passed both Bodies: 19930601Computer Document Number: DKA/4566AL.93Governor's Action: SDate of Governor's Action: 19930616Introduced Date: 19930414Date of Last Amendment: 19930428Last History Body: ------Last History Date: 19930616Last History Type: Act No. 229Scope of Legislation: LocalAll Sponsors: Wells Littlejohn Allison WalkerType of Legislation: General Bill
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ---- ------ ------------ ------------------------------ --- ------------ 3990 ------ 19930616 Act No. 229 3990 ------ 19930616 Signed by Governor 3990 ------ 19930610 Ratified R 230 3990 Senate 19930601 Read third time, enrolled for ratification 3990 Senate 19930525 Read second time 3990 Senate 19930504 Introduced, read first time, placed on local and uncontested Calendar without reference 3990 House 19930429 Read third time, sent to Senate 3990 House 19930428 Amended, read second time 3990 House 19930422 Debate adjourned until Wednesday, April 28, 1993 3990 House 19930421 Debate adjourned until Thursday, April 22, 1993 3990 House 19930420 Spartanburg Delegation 00 report: Favorable 3990 House 19930414 Introduced, read first time, 00 referred to Spartanburg DelegationView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
(A229, R230, H3990)
AN ACT TO AMEND ACT 906 OF 1962, RELATING TO THE CREATION OF THE SPARTANBURG COUNTY COMMISSION FOR TECHNICAL EDUCATION, SO AS TO MODIFY THE MEMBERSHIP AND TO CHANGE THE NAME OF THE PROGRAM HEAD FROM PRESIDENT TO DIRECTOR.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Spartanburg County Commission for Technical Education changed
SECTION 1. Section 1 of Act 906 of 1962, as last amended by Act 197 of 1973, is further amended to read:
"Section 1. There is created the Spartanburg County Commission for Technical Education which is a body politic and corporate and consists of thirteen members. The present members of the Spartanburg County Committee for Technical Education shall continue to hold office as members of this commission for the terms for which they have been appointed, and the new members thereafter are appointed by the Governor for terms of four years each, upon the recommendation of a majority of the Spartanburg County Legislative Delegation. Each of the seven school districts of the county shall have one member, four members must be appointed from the county at large. Of the four at-large members, no two members may be from the same district. The Chairman of the Spartanburg County Planning and Development Board and the Chairman of the County District Superintendents of Education or a designated alternative superintendent are ex officio members. The commission shall meet as soon after appointment as practicable and shall organize by electing a chairman and other officers as it considers necessary. Thereafter, the commission shall meet upon the call of the chairman or a majority of its members. It shall make periodic reports of its activities and progress to the legislative delegation and the board of education."
Title change of program head
SECTION 2. Section 2 of Act 906 of 1962 is amended to read:
"Section 2. The commission is responsible for the development and implementation of an adequate vocational and technical training program, which includes, but is not limited to, the following:
(1) a crash program coordinated with our industrial expansion effort which will provide immediate training for established industries and provide immediate training for particular industries;
(2) technical training programs primarily designed to train high school graduates as technicians for initial employment in industry; and (3) provide trade extension courses to persons who desire employment in industries and also to those presently employed who wish to improve their skills.
The commission, in carrying out these programs, shall cooperate with all school districts and all county, state, and federal agencies designed to further technical education. The commission may purchase or lease equipment, hire personnel, including a president and instructors, enter into contracts, make regulations, and do other things necessary to carry out the provisions of this act, or to qualify to receive state or federal aid under any present or future statute, policy, or regulation. The commission is considered an operating unit under the general laws governing the lending of funds for capital improvements by the State Educational Finance Commission."
SECTION 3. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Approved the 16th day of June, 1993.