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Sponsors: Rep. Cooper
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Companion/Similar bill(s): 1103
Introduced in the House on January 31, 2006
Introduced in the Senate on February 1, 2006
Adopted by the General Assembly on February 28, 2006
Summary: Great American Cleanup of South Carolina
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
Date Body Action Description with journal page number ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1/31/2006 House Introduced, adopted, sent to Senate HJ-9 2/1/2006 Senate Introduced SJ-36 2/1/2006 Senate Referred to Committee on General SJ-36 2/23/2006 Senate Polled out of committee General SJ-4 2/23/2006 Senate Committee report: Favorable General SJ-4 2/24/2006 Scrivener's error corrected 2/28/2006 Senate Adopted, returned to House with concurrence SJ-11
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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
POLLED OUT OF COMMITTEE
February 23, 2006
S. Printed 2/23/06--S. [SEC 2/24/06 3:33 PM]
Read the first time February 1, 2006.
To whom was referred a Concurrent Resolution (H. 4551) to proclaim April 22, 2006, as the Great American Cleanup of South Carolina and encourage all South Carolinians to recognize the many contributions of a clean, etc., respectfully
Has polled the Concurrent Resolution out majority favorable.
TO PROCLAIM APRIL 22, 2006, AS THE GREAT AMERICAN CLEANUP OF SOUTH CAROLINA AND ENCOURAGE ALL SOUTH CAROLINIANS TO RECOGNIZE THE MANY CONTRIBUTIONS OF A CLEAN AND BEAUTIFUL STATE TO AN IMPROVED QUALITY OF LIFE.
Whereas, celebrating its twenty-first anniversary, the Keep America Beautiful Great American Cleanup takes place annually from March through May; and
Whereas, teams of volunteers will participate in community cleanups, including parks, parking lots, neighborhoods, beaches, river fronts, business districts, and school yards across the Palmetto State during our state's Great American Cleanup day; and
Whereas, during last year's Great American Cleanup of South Carolina, about eighteen thousand volunteers cleaned up more than fifteen thousand tons of trash, recycled approximately twenty-two thousand tires, cleaned four hundred acres of parks, twenty-two thousand miles of roadways, and over one thousand miles of waterfront; and
Whereas, working together to clean and beautify our State helps build pride in communities, create cleaner environments, foster economic development, and bring awareness to the problem of litter. Now, therefore,
Be it resolved by the House of Representatives, the Senate concurring:
That the members of the General Assembly hereby proclaim April 22, 2006, as the Great American Cleanup of South Carolina and encourage all South Carolinians to recognize the many contributions of a clean and beautiful State to an improved quality of life.
Be it further resolved that a copy of this resolution be forwarded to PalmettoPride.
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