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4541Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 20000203Primary Sponsor: WilkinsAll Sponsors: Wilkins, Cato, Harrison, Simrill, Haskins, Edge, Quinn, Altman, Knotts, Fleming, Barrett, Gamble, Law, Townsend, Taylor, McGee, Koon, Allison, Barfield, Chellis, Davenport, Easterday, Frye, Harrell, Klauber, Leach, Littlejohn, McKay, Meacham-Richardson, Rice, Riser, Rodgers, Sandifer, Tripp, Trotter, Walker, Witherspoon, Woodrum and Young-BrickellDrafted Document Number: l:\council\bills\bbm\9162htc00.docResiding Body: SenateCurrent Committee: Transportation Committee 15 STDate of Last Amendment: 20000329Subject: Ports Authority Board, State; composition of; member may not be associated with labor union when port related activitiesHistory Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ ______________________________________ _______ ____________ Senate 20000404 Introduced, read first time, 15 ST referred to Committee House 20000330 Read third time, sent to Senate House 20000329 Amended, read second time House 20000229 Request for debate by Representative J.H. Neal Scott W. McLeod Pinckney Lloyd Moody- Lawrence Law Cato House 20000223 Committee report: Favorable 26 HLCI House 20000203 Introduced, read first time, 26 HLCI referred to Committee Versions of This Bill Revised on February 23, 2000 - Word format Revised on March 29, 2000 - Word format
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Introduced by Reps. Wilkins, Cato, Harrison, Simrill, Haskins, Edge, Quinn, Altman, Knotts, Fleming, Barrett, Gamble, Law, Townsend, Taylor, McGee, Koon, Allison, Barfield, Chellis, Davenport, Easterday, Frye, Harrell, Klauber, Leach, Littlejohn, McKay, Meacham-Richardson, Rice, Riser, Rodgers, Sandifer, Tripp, Trotter, Walker, Witherspoon, Woodrum and Young-Brickell
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Read the first time February 3, 2000.
TO AMEND SECTION 54-3-20, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE METHOD OF APPOINTMENT AND TERMS OF THE GOVERNING BOARD OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA PORTS AUTHORITY, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT A PERSON MAY NOT BE APPOINTED OR CONTINUE TO SERVE ON THE BOARD, WHO IS OR BECOMES A MEMBER, ASSOCIATE, REPRESENTATIVE, OR EMPLOYEE OF A LABOR UNION OR SIMILAR ORGANIZATION IF THE PRINCIPAL ACTIVITIES OF THE UNION OR ORGANIZATION ARE PORTS RELATED.
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Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 54-3-20 of the 1976 Code is amended to read:
"Section 54-3-20. The members of the board
shall must be appointed by the Governor, with the advice and consent of the Senate, for terms of seven years each and until their successors shall have been are appointed and have qualified qualify. In the event of a A vacancy, however caused, a successor shall must be appointed filled in the manner of the original appointment for the unexpired term. A person may not be appointed or continue to serve who is or becomes a member, associate, representative, or employee of a labor union if the principal activities of the union are ports related."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
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