SC H3908 | 2023-2024 | 125th General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 34-13)
Status: Passed on May 12 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-05-12 - Act No. 17
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #6) [HTML]


Amend The South Carolina Code Of Laws By Adding Section 8-11-151 So As To Define Terms And To Provide Paid Parental Leave Upon A Qualifying Event For Eligible School District Employees; And By Adding Section 8-11-156 So As To Define Terms And To Provide Paid Parental Leave Upon The Initial Placement Of A Child By Adoption For Eligible School District Employees. - Ratified Title

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Paid family leave


Roll Calls

2023-05-10 - House - House: Concur In Senate Amendments (Y: 114 N: 0 NV: 5 Abs: 5) [PASS]
2023-05-04 - Senate - Senate: 2nd Reading (Y: 38 N: 0 NV: 7 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-04-05 - House - House: Passage Of Bill (Y: 113 N: 0 NV: 4 Abs: 7) [PASS]


2023-05-12 Act No. 17
2023-05-12 Effective date 06/26/23
2023-05-12 Signed By Governor
2023-05-11 Ratified R 53
2023-05-10HouseRoll call Yeas-114 Nays-0
2023-05-10HouseConcurred in Senate amendment and enrolled
2023-05-09SenateRead third time and returned to House with amendments
2023-05-04SenateRoll call Ayes-38 Nays-0
2023-05-04SenateRead second time
2023-05-04SenateCommittee Amendment Adopted
2023-05-02SenateRoll call Ayes-xxx Nays-xxx
2023-05-02SenateSpecial order, set for May 2, 2023
2023-04-26SenateCommittee report: Favorable Finance
2023-04-06SenateReferred to Committee on Finance
2023-04-06SenateIntroduced and read first time
2023-04-06HouseRead third time and sent to Senate
2023-04-05HouseRoll call Yeas-113 Nays-0
2023-04-05HouseRead second time
2023-04-05HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Wooten, T.Moore, Hyde, Lawson
2023-04-04HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Murphy, Sandifer, Hartnett, Robbins, Brewer, Pope, Pace, Henegan, Williams, Wheeler
2023-04-04 Scrivener's error corrected
2023-03-30HouseCommittee report: Favorable with amendment Ways and Means
2023-03-30HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Calhoon, Gatch, Weeks, Rose, Alexander, Tedder, Garvin
2023-03-29HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Cobb-Hunter, Oremus, McGinnis, Trantham
2023-03-15HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Vaughan
2023-03-13HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Willis
2023-03-07HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: M.M.Smith
2023-02-28HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Mitchell, Yow
2023-02-09HouseMember(s) request name added as sponsor: Wetmore, Stavrinakis
2023-02-08HouseReferred to Committee on Ways and Means
2023-02-08HouseIntroduced and read first time

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
811151(n/a)See Bill Text
811156(n/a)See Bill Text

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