Current Status Bill Number:
5150Ratification Number: 502Act Number: 468Type of Legislation: Joint Resolution JRIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 19980514Primary Sponsor: ClyburnAll Sponsors: ClyburnDrafted Document Number: bbm\9904ac.98Date Bill Passed both Bodies: 19980522Governor's Action: U Became law without signature of GovernorDate of Governor's Action: 19980611Subject: Edgefield County school districts, day missed due to severe weather, tornadoes; not required to be made-up
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ ------ 19980910 Act No. A468 ------ 19980611 Unsigned, became law without signature of Governor ------ 19980604 Ratified R502 Senate 19980522 Read third time, enrolled for ratification Senate 19980521 Read second time, unanimous consent for third reading on Friday, 19980522 Senate 19980520 Introduced, read first time, placed on local and uncontested Calendar without reference House 19980520 Read third time, sent to Senate House 19980519 Read second time House 19980514 Introduced, read first time, placed on Calendar without referenceView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
(A468, R502, H5150)
A JOINT RESOLUTION TO PROVIDE THAT THE SCHOOL DAY OF MAY 8, 1998, MISSED BY THE STUDENTS OF THE SCHOOL DISTRICT OF EDGEFIELD COUNTY WHEN THE SCHOOLS OF THE DISTRICT WERE CLOSED DUE TO SEVERE STORMS AND TORNADOES OCCURRING THE NIGHT OF MAY 7, IS EXEMPTED FROM THE MAKE-UP REQUIREMENT OF THE DEFINED MINIMUM PLAN THAT SCHOOL DAYS MISSED DUE TO EXTREME WEATHER OR OTHER CIRCUMSTANCES BE MADE UP.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Missed school day exempt from make-up requirement
SECTION 1. Notwithstanding Section 59-1-430 of the 1976 Code or any other provision of law, the school day of May 8, 1998, missed by the students of the School District of Edgefield County when the schools of the district were closed due to severe storms and tornadoes occurring the night of May 7, is exempted from the make-up requirement of the defined minimum plan that school days missed due to extreme weather or other circumstances be made up.
SECTION 2. This joint resolution takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Became law without the signature of the Governor -- 06/11/98.