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4020Ratification Number: 119Act Number: 153Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 20010425Primary Sponsor: FryeAll Sponsors: Frye and ParksDrafted Document Number: l:\council\bills\gjk\20546sd01.docDate Bill Passed both Bodies: 20010523Governor's Action: SDate of Governor's Action: 20010810Subject: Saluda County School District, to charge and collect incidental fees from students, waiver provided upon conditionsHistory Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ ______________________________________ _______ ____________ ------ 20011116 Act No. A153 ------ 20010810 Signed by Governor ------ 20010605 Ratified R119 Senate 20010523 Read third time, enrolled for ratification Senate 20010522 Read second time, unanimous consent for third reading on Wednesday, 20010523 Senate 20010501 Introduced, read first time, placed on local and uncontested Calendar without reference House 20010427 Read third time, sent to Senate House 20010426 Read second time, unanimous consent for third reading on Friday, 20010427 House 20010425 Introduced, read first time, placed on Calendar without reference Versions of This Bill Revised on April 25, 2001 - Word format Revised on May 1, 2001 - Word format
(A153, R119, H4020)
AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE SCHOOL DISTRICT OF SALUDA COUNTY TO CHARGE AND COLLECT INCIDENTAL FEES FROM PUPILS AND TO PROVIDE A WAIVER OF THESE FEES UNDER CERTAIN CONDITIONS.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Saluda County School District incidental fees
SECTION 1. (A) The School District of Saluda County is authorized to charge and collect incidental fees from pupils to help pay the costs of items used by students including, but not limited to, textbooks, school supplies, and special courses, programs, or activities in which students participate provided the following criteria are met:
(1) the fee must be necessary to meet the expenses of the district;
(2) the fee must be reasonable; and
(3) the items for which the fee is charged must be part of the district's educational program.
(B) The district may not deny a student the right to attend school or be promoted because of failure to pay the fees authorized under this act.
(C) The governing board of the district shall establish procedures and guidelines for the waiver of the fees authorized by this act for those students who are eligible for free or reduced lunches.
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Ratified the 5th day of June, 2001.
Approved the 10th day of August, 2001.
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