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4524Ratification Number: 235Act Number: 447Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 20000201Primary Sponsor: EasterdayAll Sponsors: EasterdayDrafted Document Number: l:\council\bills\bbm\9192htc00.docDate Bill Passed both Bodies: 20000218Governor's Action: VDate of Governor's Action: 20000229Action on Governor's Veto: OSubject: School districts, interscholastic soccer, student may participate on team outside of school in Greenville CountyHistory Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ ______________________________________ _______ ____________ ------ 20001108 Act No. A447 Senate 20000309 Veto overridden House 20000301 Veto overridden ------ 20000229 Vetoed by Governor ------ 20000223 Ratified R235 Senate 20000218 Read third time, enrolled for ratification Senate 20000217 Read second time, unanimous consent for third reading on Friday, 20000218 Senate 20000217 Recalled from Greenville County 87 SLD Delegation Senate 20000215 Introduced, read first time, referred 87 SLD to Greenville County Delegation House 20000210 Read third time, sent to Senate House 20000209 Read second time House 20000203 Greenville Delegation report: Favorable97 HLD House 20000201 Introduced, read first time, 97 HLD referred to Greenville Delegation Versions of This Bill Revised on February 3, 2000 - Word format Revised on February 17, 2000 - Word format
(A447, R235, H4524)
AN ACT TO PROVIDE THAT STUDENTS WHO RESIDE IN AND ATTEND A PUBLIC SCHOOL IN GREENVILLE COUNTY WHO PARTICIPATE IN INTERSCHOLASTIC SOCCER OR AS A MEMBER OF A SCHOOL SOCCER SQUAD MAY PARTICIPATE IN ORGANIZED SOCCER WHICH IS INDEPENDENT OF THE CONTROL OF THE SCHOOL UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS, AND TO PROVIDE THAT A SCHOOL OR STUDENT IN THOSE SCHOOLS IS NOT INELIGIBLE FOR PARTICIPATION IN INTERSCHOLASTIC SOCCER BECAUSE OF THE PARTICIPATION OF THE STUDENT OF THE SCHOOL AS A MEMBER OF AN ORGANIZED SOCCER TEAM INDEPENDENT OF THE SCHOOL'S CONTROL.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. For any public school in Greenville County during the sport season for soccer, a student who resides in Greenville County, while a member of a school soccer squad or team engaged in interscholastic soccer, may become a member of or participate in an organized soccer team which is independent of the school's control as long as the participation does not interfere with the scheduled weekday league games of the school squad or team. A school or student in the county is not ineligible for participation in interscholastic soccer because of participation by a student as a member of an organized soccer team, which is independent of the school's control.
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Ratified the 23rd day of February, 2000.
Vetoed by the Governor -- 2/29/00.
Veto overridden by House -- 3/1/00.
Veto overridden by Senate -- 3/9/00.
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