Current Status Introducing Body:
HouseBill Number: 4930Primary Sponsor: DavenportCommittee Number: 06Type of Legislation: CRSubject: Federal government, convention to stop costs increaseResiding Body: SenateCurrent Committee: FinanceComputer Document Number: PT/1107DW.94Introduced Date: 19940317Last History Body: SenateLast History Date: 19940512Last History Type: Introduced, referred to CommitteeScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: Davenport Wilkes Witherspoon Harrelson Stone G. Brown Hallman Spearman T.C. Alexander Corning McKay Riser Thomas Kelley Stille Walker R. Smith Baker Wofford Littlejohn Gamble Cato Robinson Kirsh Graham Waites Anderson JaskwhichType of Legislation: Concurrent Resolution
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN Leg Involved ____ ______ ____________ ______________________________ ___ ____________ 4930 Senate 19940512 Introduced, referred to 06 Committee 4930 House 19940510 Adopted, sent to Senate 4930 House 19940323 Committee Report: Favorable 24 4930 House 19940317 Introduced, referred to 24 CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
March 23, 1994
Introduced by REPS. Davenport, Wilkes, Witherspoon, Harrelson, Stone, G. Brown, Hallman, Spearman, T.C. Alexander, Corning, McKay, Riser, Thomas, Kelley, Stille, Walker, R. Smith, Baker, Wofford, Littlejohn, Gamble, Cato, Robinson, Kirsh, Graham, Waites, Anderson and Jaskwhich
S. Printed 3/23/94--H.
Read the first time March 17, 1994.
To whom was referred a Concurrent Resolution (H. 4930), memorializing the Congress of the United States to call a convention to propose an amendment to the United States Constitution to prohibit, etc., respectfully
That they have duly and carefully considered the same, and recommend that the same do pass:
DEWITT WILLIAMS, for Committee.
MEMORIALIZING THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES TO CALL A CONVENTION TO PROPOSE AN AMENDMENT TO THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION TO PROHIBIT THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT FROM INCREASING COSTS OF THE STATES BY REDUCING THE PROPORTION OF FEDERAL FUNDS TO THE STATES OR REQUIRING NEW OR INCREASED COSTS FOR MANDATED ACTIVITIES OR SERVICES WITHOUT FUNDING.
Be it resolved by the House of Representatives, the Senate concurring:
That pursuant to Article V of the Constitution of the United States, the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina memorializes the Congress of the United States of America, at its session, to call a convention for the purpose of proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to prohibit the federal government from reducing the federally financed proportion of the necessary costs of any existing activity or service required of the states by federal law or from requiring a new activity or service or an increase in the level of an activity or service beyond that required of the states by existing federal law unless the federal government pays for any necessary increased costs.
Be it resolved that copies of this resolution be forwarded to the President of the United States Senate, to the Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, and to each member of this State's delegation to the Congress.