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3270Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 20010116Primary Sponsor: HarrisonAll Sponsors: HarrisonDrafted Document Number: l:\council\bills\skb\18067som01.docResiding Body: SenateCurrent Committee: Labor, Commerce and Industry Committee 12 SLCIDate of Last Amendment: 20010508Subject: Employment Security Commission, elections to be for specific, numbered seat onHistory Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ ______________________________________ _______ ____________ Senate 20020529 Recommitted to Committee 12 SLCI Senate 20010508 Committee amendment adopted Senate 20010503 Committee report: Favorable with 12 SLCI amendment Senate 20010213 Introduced, read first time, 12 SLCI referred to Committee House 20010208 Read third time, sent to Senate House 20010207 Read second time House 20010206 Debate adjourned until Wednesday, 20010207 House 20010206 Amended House 20010131 Committee report: Favorable with 25 HJ amendment House 20010116 Introduced, read first time, 25 HJ referred to Committee Versions of This Bill Revised on January 31, 2001 - Word format Revised on February 6, 2001 - Word format Revised on February 7, 2001 - Word format Revised on May 3, 2001 - Word format Revised on May 8, 2001 - Word format
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COMMITTEE AMENDMENT ADOPTED
May 8, 2001
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Read the first time February 13, 2001.
TO AMEND SECTION 41-29-10, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE EMPLOYMENT SECURITY COMMISSION AND THEIR TERMS, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT EACH OFFICE IS SEPARATE AND NUMBERED, AND TO PROVIDE THAT ELECTIONS MUST BE FOR A SPECIFIC, NUMBERED SEAT ON THE COMMISSION STARTING WITH THE ELECTIONS IN 2004.
Amend Title To Conform
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 41-29-10 of the 1976 Code is amended to read:
"Section 41-29-10. The South Carolina Employment Security Commission administers Chapters 27 through 41 of this Title
shall be administered by the South Carolina Employment Security Commission. The commission shall consist consists of three members to be elected by the General Assembly, in joint session, for terms of four years and until their successors have been elected and qualified , commencing on the first day of July in each presidential election year. Each office on the commission is a separate office and must be assigned the numerical designations of Seat No. 1, Seat No. 2, and Seat No. 3 beginning in the year 2004 by the General Assembly when commissioners are again elected. The election must be for a specific seat on the commission. No person may concurrently seek more than one seat. The term of office begins on July first of each presidential election year. Any vacancy occurring shall be filled by appointment by the Governor for the temporary period until the next session of the General Assembly, whereupon when the General Assembly shall elect a commissioner to fill the unexpired term. Each commissioner shall receive an annual salary payable in monthly installments. After January 1, 2001, no member of the General Assembly shall be elected to the Employment Security Commission while that person is serving in the General Assembly nor shall that person be elected to the Employment Security Commission for a period of one year after he ceases to be a member of the General Assembly."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
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