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Sponsors: Reps. Clemmons, Long, G.R. Smith, Erickson, Putnam, Bedingfield, Loftis and McCoy
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Introduced in the House on January 13, 2015
Introduced in the Senate on May 19, 2015
Last Amended on May 13, 2015
Currently residing in the Senate Committee on Finance
Summary: Federal Receipt Reports
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
Date Body Action Description with journal page number ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 12/11/2014 House Prefiled 12/11/2014 House Referred to Committee on Ways and Means 1/13/2015 House Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 69) 1/13/2015 House Referred to Committee on Ways and Means (House Journal-page 69) 4/23/2015 House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Ways and Means (House Journal-page 124) 4/28/2015 House Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Erickson 4/28/2015 House Requests for debate-Rep(s). Clemmons, Erickson, Loftis, Taylor, Hixon, Norman, Simrill, Wells, Hiott, Clary, Sottile, GR Smith, Corely, Cobb-Hunter, JE Smith, Yow, Hardwick, Johnson, White (House Journal-page 126) 4/29/2015 House Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Putnam, Bedingfield, Loftis, McCoy 4/29/2015 House Debate adjourned until Thur., 4-30-15 (House Journal-page 147) 5/6/2015 House Debate adjourned until Thur., 5-7-15 (House Journal-page 25) 5/7/2015 House Debate adjourned until Wed., 5--13-15 (House Journal-page 57) 5/13/2015 House Amended (House Journal-page 21) 5/13/2015 House Read second time (House Journal-page 21) 5/13/2015 House Roll call Yeas-78 Nays-28 (House Journal-page 22) 5/14/2015 House Read third time and sent to Senate (House Journal-page 21) 5/19/2015 Senate Introduced and read first time (Senate Journal-page 11) 5/19/2015 Senate Referred to Committee on Finance (Senate Journal-page 11)
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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
May 13, 2015
Introduced by Reps. Clemmons, Long, G.R. Smith, Erickson, Putnam, Bedingfield, Loftis and McCoy
S. Printed 5/13/15--H.
Read the first time January 13, 2015.
TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 2-65-140 SO AS TO REQUIRE THAT BY OCTOBER THIRTY-FIRST OF EACH YEAR, EACH STATE AGENCY SHALL SUBMIT A REPORT DETAILING ITS FEDERAL RECEIPTS AND DEVELOPING A PLAN SHOULD ITS FEDERAL RECEIPTS BE REDUCED, TO REQUIRE THAT BY FEBRUARY FIFTEENTH OF EACH YEAR, THE CHAIRMAN OF THE SENATE FINANCE COMMITTEE AND THE CHAIRMAN OF THE HOUSE WAYS AND MEANS COMMITTEE MUST PLACE THE MOST RECENTLY RECEIVED REPORT ON THE AGENDA FOR REVIEW AND CONSIDERATION.
Amend Title To Conform
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Chapter 65, Title 2 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 2-65-140. (A) As used in this section:
(1) 'Agency' means any state office, department, institution, board, commission, council, or committee, except the judicial department, and the General Assembly.
(2) 'Federal receipts' means federal financial assistance, as defined in 31 U.S.C. Section 7501, that is reported as part of a single audit.
(3) 'Single audit' is as defined in 31 U.S.C. Section 7501.
(B) By October thirty-first of each year, each agency shall submit a report to the Executive Budget Office that:
(1) delineates the aggregate value of federal receipts the agency received for the preceding fiscal year;
(2) delineates the aggregate amount of federal funds appropriated by the General Assembly to the agency for the preceding fiscal year;
(3) calculates the percentage of the agency's total budget for the preceding fiscal year that constitutes federal receipts that the agency received for that fiscal year;
(4) identifies any obligations, agreements, joint exercise of powers agreements or memoranda of understanding that may be impacted by federal or state decisions regarding federal receipts; and
(5) develops plans for operating the agency if there is a reduction of:
(i) ten percent or more in the federal receipts that the agency receives; and
(ii) twenty-five percent or more in the federal receipts that the agency receives.
(C) The report submitted by the State Department of Education must include the information required by subsection (B) for each school district and charter school in this State.
(D) By November thirtieth of each year, the Executive Budget Office shall submit a report to the Governor, the Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, and the Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee that:
(1) compiles and summarizes the reports received pursuant to subsection (B);
(2) compares the aggregate value of federal receipts each agency received for the previous fiscal year to the aggregate amount of federal funds appropriated by the General Assembly to that agency for that fiscal year; and
(3) lists the agencies that did not submit a report pursuant to subsection (B).
(E) By February fifteenth of each year, the Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee and the Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee must place the most recently received report on the agenda for review and consideration."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
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