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A425, R308, S1370
Sponsors: Senator Drummond
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Introduced in the Senate on April 25, 2006
Introduced in the House on May 2, 2006
Passed by the General Assembly on May 4, 2006
Governor's Action: May 23, 2006, Signed
Summary: Ninety-Six School District 52
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
Date Body Action Description with journal page number ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 4/25/2006 Senate Introduced, read first time, placed on local & uncontested calendar SJ-10 4/25/2006 Senate Unanimous consent for second and third readings on next two consecutive legislative days SJ-10 4/26/2006 Senate Read second time SJ-32 4/27/2006 Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-32 5/2/2006 House Introduced, read first time, placed on calendar without reference HJ-23 5/3/2006 House Read second time HJ-26 5/4/2006 House Read third time and enrolled HJ-94 5/18/2006 Ratified R 308 5/23/2006 Signed By Governor 5/25/2006 Copies available 5/25/2006 Effective date 05/23/06 10/17/2006 Act No. 425
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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
(A425, R308, S1370)
AN ACT TO AMEND ACT 145 OF 2001, RELATING TO THE ELECTION OF MEMBERS OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF NINETY SIX SCHOOL DISTRICT 52 IN GREENWOOD COUNTY, SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT IF THE NUMBER OF CANDIDATES FOR THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES IS EQUAL TO OR LESS THAN THE NUMBER OF POSITIONS TO BE FILLED, THE COUNTY ELECTION COMMISSION SHALL DECLARE THOSE CANDIDATES ELECTED.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Declaration of election
SECTION 1. Subsection 6, Section 1 of Act 145 of 2001 is amended to read:
"(6) In the elections for trustees of Ninety Six School District No. 52 the results of the elections must be determined by the nonpartisan plurality method as contained in Section 5-15-61 of the 1976 Code. If the number of candidates offering for the position of trustee is less than or equal to the number of positions to be filled, the county election commission shall declare those who filed as elected to the position. If no candidate files for the office of trustee or if the number who file is less than the number to complete the board, the provision of Section 7-13-1120 of the 1976 Code relating to write-in ballots applies."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Ratified the 18th day of May, 2006.
Approved the 23rd day of May, 2006.
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