SC H3659 | 2019-2020 | 123rd General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 34-16)
Status: Passed on June 5 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-06-05 - Act No. 62
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Exempt The Office Of Regulatory Staff From The State Procurement Code In The Selection And Employment Of Certain Expert Witnesses And Third-party Consultants

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Roll Calls

2019-05-09 - House - House: Concur In Senate Amendments (Y: 103 N: 0 NV: 4 Abs: 16) [PASS]
2019-05-08 - Senate - Senate: 3rd Reading (Y: 46 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-02-21 - House - House: Passage Of Bill (Y: 110 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 8) [PASS]


2019-06-05 Act No. 62
2019-05-31 Effective date 05/16/19
2019-05-16 Signed By Governor
2019-05-13 Ratified R 82
2019-05-09HouseRoll call Yeas-103 Nays-0
2019-05-09HouseConcurred in Senate amendment and enrolled
2019-05-08SenateRoll call Ayes-46 Nays-0
2019-05-08SenateRead third time and returned to House with amendments
2019-05-08SenateCommittee Amendment Adopted
2019-05-02SenateRead second time
2019-04-10SenateCommittee report: Favorable with amendment Judiciary
2019-03-15SenateReferred to Subcommittee: Gambrell (ch), Hutto, Massey, Sabb, Climer
2019-02-26SenateReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2019-02-26SenateIntroduced and read first time
2019-02-22 Scrivener's error corrected
2019-02-22HouseRead third time and sent to Senate
2019-02-21HouseUnanimous consent for third reading on next legislative day
2019-02-21HouseRoll call Yeas-110 Nays-0
2019-02-21HouseRead second time
2019-02-21HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Henderson-Myers, Daning
2019-02-20HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Bradley, Willis, Toole
2019-02-19HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: B.Cox, Elliott, Morgan, Loftis
2019-02-19 Scrivener's error corrected
2019-02-15 Scrivener's error corrected
2019-02-14HouseCommittee report: Favorable with amendment Labor, Commerce and Industry
2019-02-14HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Anderson, Hardee, Cogswell, Tallon, Sandifer, West, Gagnon, Forrester, B.Newton, Blackwell, Spires, Calhoon
2019-02-13HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Huggins
2019-02-12HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Funderburk
2019-02-07HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Hyde, Jefferson, R.Williams
2019-02-05HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Thigpen
2019-01-31HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Garvin, Cobb-Hunter, Norrell
2019-01-29HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Young
2019-01-29HouseMember(s) request name removed as sponsor: B.Newton
2019-01-22HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Bernstein, Mace
2019-01-17HouseReferred to Committee on Labor, Commerce and Industry
2019-01-17HouseIntroduced and read first time

Same As/Similar To

S0332 (Similar To) 2019-02-07 - Referred to Subcommittee: Gambrell (ch), Hutto, Massey, Sabb, Climer

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583740(n/a)See Bill Text
583760(n/a)See Bill Text
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584020(n/a)See Bill Text

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