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A369, R365, S1322
Sponsors: Senators O'Dell and Drummond
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Introduced in the Senate on April 23, 2008
Introduced in the House on May 13, 2008
Passed by the General Assembly on May 30, 2008
Governor's Action: June 11, 2008, Signed
Summary: Abbeville County Memorial Hospital
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
Date Body Action Description with journal page number ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 4/23/2008 Senate Introduced, read first time, placed on local & uncontested calendar SJ-3 5/8/2008 Senate Read second time SJ-11 5/8/2008 Senate Unanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day SJ-11 5/12/2008 Senate Read third time and sent to House SJ-1 5/13/2008 House Introduced and read first time HJ-13 5/13/2008 House Referred to Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs HJ-13 5/28/2008 House Recalled from Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs HJ-178 5/29/2008 House Read second time HJ-7 5/29/2008 House Unanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day HJ-7 5/30/2008 House Read third time and enrolled HJ-2 6/5/2008 Ratified R 365 6/11/2008 Signed By Governor 6/20/2008 Copies available 6/20/2008 Effective date 06/11/08 8/6/2008 Act No. 369
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(A369, R365, S1322)
AN ACT TO AMEND ACT 780 OF 1928, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE ABBEVILLE COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, SO AS TO CHANGE THE NAME OF THE HOSPITAL TO THE "ABBEVILLE AREA MEDICAL CENTER" AND TO REVISE THE MANNER OF SELECTION OF MEMBERS OF THE HOSPITAL'S BOARD OF TRUSTEES.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 1 of Act 780 of 1928, as last amended by Act 435 of 1963, is further amended to read:
Name changed; board revised
"Section 1. The Abbeville County Memorial Hospital hereafter shall be known as the Abbeville Area Medical Center. The Board of Trustees of the Abbeville Area Medical Center shall be composed of seven members. One member shall be a licensed physician appointed by the medical staff of Abbeville Area Medical Center; one shall be appointed by the Abbeville County Council; one shall be appointed by the governing body of the City of Abbeville; one shall be appointed by the governing body of the Town of Donalds; one shall be appointed by the governing body of the Town of Due West; one shall be appointed by the governing body of the Town of Lowndesville; and one shall be appointed by the Town of Calhoun Falls. All members shall serve for terms of four years each and members shall serve until their respective successors have been duly appointed and qualify. Upon the effective date of this paragraph, except for the current physician member appointed by the medical staff of the medical center, the terms of the current members of the board shall expire and their successors appointed in the manner provided in this section."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Ratified the 5th day of June, 2008.
Approved the 11th day of June, 2008.
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