SC S0038 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 10-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 3 2021 - 50% progression
Action: 2021-04-15 - Roll call Yeas-91 Nays-12
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]

Summary

Enact The "reinforcing College Education On America's Constitutional Heritage Act" Or The "reach Act"; To Amend Section 59-29-120(a), Relating To The Study Of The United States Constitution Requisite For Graduation, To Provide That Each Public High School Must Provide Instruction Concerning The United States Constitution, The Federalist Papers, And The Declaration Of Independence To Each Student For At Least One Year; To Amend Section 59-29-130, Relating To The Duration Of Instruction In The Essentials Of The United States Constitution, To Provide That Each Institution Of Higher Learning Must Provide Instruction Concerning The United States Constitution, The Federalist Papers, And The Declaration Of Independence To Each Undergraduate Student For Three Semester Credit Hours; And To Repeal Section 59-29-140, Relating To The Enforcement Of The Program Of Study Of The United States Constitution By The State Superintendent Of Education.

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Title

Reinforcing College Education on America's Constitutional Heritage Act (REACH Act)

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2021-04-15 - House - House: Passage Of Bill (Y: 91 N: 12 NV: 11 Abs: 10) [PASS]
2021-03-02 - Senate - Senate: 2nd Reading (Y: 45 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2021-04-15HouseRoll call Yeas-91 Nays-12
2021-04-15HouseRead second time
2021-04-15HouseAmended
2021-04-14HouseDebate adjourned until Thur., 4-15-21
2021-04-14HouseAmended
2021-04-13HouseDebate adjourned until Wed., 4-14-21
2021-04-07HouseCommittee report: Favorable Education and Public Works
2021-03-04HouseReferred to Committee on Education and Public Works
2021-03-04HouseIntroduced and read first time
2021-03-03SenateRead third time and sent to House
2021-03-02SenateRoll call Ayes-45 Nays-0
2021-03-02SenateRead second time
2021-03-02SenateCommittee Amendment Adopted
2021-02-25 Scrivener's error corrected
2021-02-24SenateCommittee report: Favorable with amendment Education
2021-01-12SenateReferred to Committee on Education
2021-01-12SenateIntroduced and read first time
2020-12-09SenateReferred to Committee on Education
2020-12-09SenatePrefiled

Same As/Similar To

H3338 (Similar To) 2021-01-12 - Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
5929120(n/a)See Bill Text
5929130(n/a)See Bill Text
5929140(n/a)See Bill Text

South Carolina State Sources

TypeSource
Summaryhttps://www.scstatehouse.gov/billsearch.php?billnumbers=0038&session=124&summary=B
Texthttps://www.scstatehouse.gov/sess124_2021-2022/prever/38_20201209.htm
Texthttps://www.scstatehouse.gov/sess124_2021-2022/prever/38_20210224.htm
Texthttps://www.scstatehouse.gov/sess124_2021-2022/prever/38_20210225.htm
Texthttps://www.scstatehouse.gov/sess124_2021-2022/prever/38_20210302.htm
Texthttps://www.scstatehouse.gov/sess124_2021-2022/prever/38_20210407.htm
Texthttps://www.scstatehouse.gov/sess124_2021-2022/prever/38_20210414.htm
Texthttps://www.scstatehouse.gov/sess124_2021-2022/prever/38_20210415.htm
Supplementhttps://www.scstatehouse.gov/sess124_2021-2022/fiscalimpactstatements/S0038%202021-01-12%20introduced.pdf
Supplementhttps://www.scstatehouse.gov/sess124_2021-2022/fiscalimpactstatements/S0038%202021-03-09%20amended.pdf
Roll Callhttps://www.scstatehouse.gov/votehistory.php?KEY=18487
Roll Callhttps://www.scstatehouse.gov/votehistory.php?KEY=19219

Bill Comments

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