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5112Ratification Number: 437Act Number: 434Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 20000523Primary Sponsor: RodgersAll Sponsors: RodgersDrafted Document Number: l:\council\bills\skb\18469som00.docDate Bill Passed both Bodies: 20000601Governor's Action: SDate of Governor's Action: 20000614Subject: Beaufort County Transportation Committee, term limits, administrative expenses, and replacement provisionsHistory Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ ______________________________________ _______ ____________ ------ 20001108 Act No. A434 ------ 20000614 Signed by Governor ------ 20000608 Ratified R437 Senate 20000601 Read third time, enrolled for ratification Senate 20000531 Read second time, unanimous consent for third reading on Thursday, 20000601 ------ 20000526 Scrivener's error corrected Senate 20000525 Introduced, read first time, placed on local and uncontested Calendar without reference House 20000525 Read third time, sent to Senate House 20000524 Read second time House 20000523 Introduced, read first time, placed on Calendar without reference Versions of This Bill Revised on May 23, 2000 - Word format Revised on May 25, 2000 - Word format Revised on May 26, 2000 - Word format
(A434, R437, H5112)
AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE BEAUFORT COUNTY TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE TO EXPEND ONE THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED DOLLARS FOR ADMINISTRATIVE EXPENSES, TO PROVIDE A LIMIT ON THE NUMBER OF TERMS A MEMBER MAY BE APPOINTED, AND TO PROVIDE THAT THE LEGISLATIVE DELEGATION MAY REPLACE A MEMBER WHO RESIGNS OR DOES NOT ATTEND A CERTAIN NUMBER OF MEETINGS IN A FISCAL YEAR.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the Beaufort County Transportation Committee is authorized to expend an amount not to exceed one thousand five hundred dollars for reasonable administrative expenses directly related to the activities of the committee. The funds expended must be approved by and used in furtherance of a countywide transportation plan adopted by the Beaufort County Transportation Committee.
Term of office, limit on terms, replacement of member
SECTION 2. (A) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the term of office of a member of the Beaufort County Transportation Committee begins at noon on July first of the year in which he is appointed for a period of four years and ends at noon on July first. No person may be appointed for more than two consecutive terms. At the discretion of the county legislative delegation, a number of these members equal to one more than half of their number may be reappointed to one more term, but these members are ineligible for reappointment.
(B) If a committee member resigns or fails to attend at least two-thirds of the regular committee meetings in any fiscal year beginning July first, the county legislative delegation may appoint a replacement to complete that member's term of office. This replacement is eligible for appointment to one more term of four years.
SECTION 3. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Ratified the 8th day of June, 2000.
Approved the 14th day of June, 2000.
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