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January 25, 2006
S. Printed 1/25/06--H.
Read the first time January 10, 2006.
To whom was referred a Bill (H. 4387) to amend the Code of Laws of South Carolina, 1976, by adding Section 6-1-137 so as to require an elected or appointed member of a political subdivision, etc., respectfully
That they have duly and carefully considered the same and recommend that the same do pass:
JAMES H. HARRISON for Committee.
TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 6-1-137 SO AS TO REQUIRE AN ELECTED OR APPOINTED MEMBER OF A POLITICAL SUBDIVISION OF THIS STATE BE PHYSICALLY PRESENT AT A MEETING WHEN HIS VOTE IS CAST.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Article 1, Chapter 1, Title 6 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 6-1-137. A member of the governing body of a political subdivision of this State must be physically present at a meeting of the body when he casts his vote."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
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