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A137, R141, S885
Sponsors: Senator Cromer
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Companion/Similar bill(s): 1144, 4178
Introduced in the Senate on January 10, 2018
Introduced in the House on February 6, 2018
Passed by the General Assembly on February 15, 2018
Governor's Action: March 12, 2018, Signed
Summary: Voting precincts in Newberry County
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
Date Body Action Description with journal page number ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1/10/2018 Senate Introduced and read first time (Senate Journal-page 5) 1/10/2018 Senate Referred to Committee on Judiciary (Senate Journal-page 5) 1/16/2018 Senate Recalled from Committee on Judiciary (Senate Journal-page 3) 1/18/2018 Scrivener's error corrected 1/31/2018 Senate Read second time (Senate Journal-page 17) 1/31/2018 Senate Roll call Ayes-43 Nays-0 (Senate Journal-page 17) 2/1/2018 Senate Read third time and sent to House (Senate Journal-page 9) 2/6/2018 House Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 12) 2/6/2018 House Referred to Newberry Delegation (House Journal-page 12) 2/13/2018 House Committee report: Favorable Newberry Delegation (House Journal-page 21) 2/14/2018 House Read second time (House Journal-page 26) 2/14/2018 House Roll call Yeas-105 Nays-0 (House Journal-page 26) 2/15/2018 House Read third time and enrolled (House Journal-page 10) 3/7/2018 Ratified R 141 3/12/2018 Signed By Governor 3/14/2018 Effective date 03/12/18 3/20/2018 Act No. 137
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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
(A137, R141, S885)
AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 7-7-420, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO THE DESIGNATION OF VOTING PRECINCTS IN NEWBERRY COUNTY, SO AS TO ELIMINATE THE PROSPERITY PRECINCT, TO ADD THE PROSPERITY CITY PRECINCT AND THE PROSPERITY OUTSIDE PRECINCT, AND TO REDESIGNATE THE MAP NUMBER ON WHICH THE NAMES OF THESE PRECINCTS MAY BE FOUND AND MAINTAINED BY THE REVENUE AND FISCAL AFFAIRS OFFICE.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
Designation of Newberry County voting precincts and map number
SECTION 1. Section 7-7-420 of the 1976 Code is amended to read:
"Section 7-7-420. (A) In Newberry County there are the following voting precincts:
Consolidated Number 5
Newberry Ward 1
Newberry Ward 2
Newberry Ward 3
Newberry Ward 4
Newberry Ward 5
Newberry Ward 6
(B) The precinct lines defining the precincts provided in subsection (A) in Newberry County are as shown on the official map prepared by and on file with the Revenue and Fiscal Affairs Office designated as document P-71-18 and as shown on copies of the official map provided by the office to the State Election Commission and the Board of Voter Registration and Elections of Newberry County.
(C) The polling places for the precincts provided in this section must be established by the Board of Voter Registration and Elections of Newberry County subject to the approval of the majority of the Newberry County Delegation."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Ratified the 7th day of March, 2018.
Approved the 12th day of March, 2018.
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