South Carolina General Assembly
112th Session, 1997-1998

Bill 4260

Indicates Matter Stricken
Indicates New Matter

                    Current Status

Bill Number:                       4260
Type of Legislation:               Concurrent Resolution CR
Introducing Body:                  House
Introduced Date:                   19970603
Primary Sponsor:                   Scott
All Sponsors:                      Scott, Allison, Altman, Askins,
                                   Bailey, Barfield, Barrett, Battle,
                                   Bauer, Baxley, Beck, Boan, Bowers,
                                   Breeland, G. Brown, H. Brown,
                                   J. Brown, T. Brown, Byrd, Campsen,
                                   Canty, Carnell, Cato, Cave, Chellis,
                                   Clyburn, Cobb-Hunter, Cooper, Cotty,
                                   Cromer, Dantzler, Davenport,
                                   Delleney, Easterday, Edge, Felder,
                                   Fleming, Gamble, Gourdine, Govan,
                                   Hamilton, Harrell, A. Harris,
                                   Harrison, Harvin, Haskins, Hawkins,
                                   J. Hines, M. Hines, Hinson, Hodges,
                                   Howard, Inabinett, Jennings, Jordan,
                                   Keegan, Kelley, Kennedy, Kinon,
                                   Kirsh, Klauber, Knotts, Koon,
                                   Lanford, Law, Leach, Lee, Limbaugh,
                                   Limehouse, Littlejohn, Lloyd,
                                   Loftis, Mack, Maddox, Martin, Mason,
                                   McCraw, McKay, McLeod, McMahand,
                                   McMaster, Meacham, Miller,
                                   Moody-Lawrence, Mullen, Neal,
                                   Neilson, Parks, Phillips, Pinckney,
                                   Quinn, Rhoad, Rice, Riser, Robinson,
                                   Rodgers, Sandifer, Seithel, Sharpe,
                                   Sheheen, Simrill, D. Smith,
                                   F. Smith, J. Smith, R. Smith,
                                   Spearman, Stille, Stoddard, Stuart,
                                   Townsend, Tripp, Trotter, Vaughn,
                                   Walker, Webb, Whatley, Whipper,
                                   Wilder, Wilkes, Wilkins,
                                   Witherspoon, Woodrum, Young and
Drafted Document Number:           kgh\15293cm.97
Date Bill Passed both Bodies:      19970603
Subject:                           National Association of Bench
                                   and Bar Spouses, Inc., S.C. Chapter
                                   of; Resolutions


Body    Date      Action Description                       Com     Leg Involved
______  ________  _______________________________________  _______ ____________
House   19970603  Received from Senate
Senate  19970603  Introduced, adopted, returned
                  with concurrence
House   19970603  Introduced, adopted, sent to Senate

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Whereas, the National Association of Bench and Bar Spouses was founded by the late Dr. Fredda Witherspoon in St. Louis, Missouri, in August, 1951; and

Whereas, the South Carolina Chapter of the National Association of Bench and Bar Spouses (SCNABBS) was incorporated as a nonprofit corporation in October, 1993, in Columbia, South Carolina; and

Whereas, SCNABBS' members are the spouses of attorneys, judges, and law students in South Carolina; and

Whereas, its membership is composed of the following individuals: Malvina Scott, President; Tamara Curry, Esquire, Vice President; Sonja McIntosh, Secretary; Karen Grant, Treasurer; Lynne Rogers, Esquire, Parliamentarian; Judy Battiste; Jackie Belton, Esquire; Maris Cannon; Denise Code; Raynette Cromartie; Jean Cureton, Esquire; Edwardo Curry, Esquire; Katherine Davis; Dr. Laverne Davis; Vernita Dore; Gay Nell Duckett; Tarita Dunbar, Esquire; Elaine Finney; Dr. Felica Finney; Frances Finney; Barbara Gibbs; Jean Gray; Seneca Henry; Reba Hough-Martin; Zina Hudson; Margaret Jenkins; Tiffany Jennings; Doris Johnson; Benita Lefft; Shirley Jean Levy; Marthena Morant; Betty Mosley; Deidre Murph; Rita O'Neal; Hallie Perry; Nathalie Pride; LaBarbara Sampson; Anna Smith; Brenda Smith; Rita Stanley; Marcia Walters; Ella Wells; and Sharon Wilson; and

Whereas, SCNABBS' purpose is to promote charitable and educational endeavors which include: a cohesive relationship among spouses of lawyers at the national, state, and local levels; enhancing the prestige of the legal profession through educational, civic, and cultural efforts; and enhancing the knowledge and the awareness of students about civic, cultural, academic, and economic issues; and

Whereas, its service projects include: awarding legal scholarships, sponsoring law education programs, and organizing a speakers' bureau to provide role models who encourage students; and

Whereas, SCNABBS, in conjunction with the South Carolina Black Lawyers Association, will sponsor its Fourth Annual Scholarship Gala on June 28, 1997, at the Adams Mark Hotel in Columbia, South Carolina; and

Whereas, the speaker for this occasion will be Bishop John Hurst Adams of the Seventh District of the African Methodist Episcopal Church; and

Whereas, SCNABBS will fulfill one of its purposes at this gala by awarding a number of scholarships to deserving law students; and

Whereas, SCNABBS' fourth annual gala is truly a special occasion that we are pleased to accord special recognition. Now, therefore,

Be it resolved by the House of Representatives, the Senate concurring:

That the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina, by this resolution, congratulates the South Carolina Chapter of the National Association of Bench and Bar Spouses, Inc., on sponsoring its fourth annual scholarship gala and wishing it much success in its future endeavors.

Be it further resolved that a copy of this resolution be forwarded to the South Carolina Chapter of the National Association of Bench and Bar Spouses, Inc., in care of its president, Malvina Scott.