SC S0045 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 12 2021 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-01-12 - Referred to Committee on Judiciary
Pending: Senate Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amend Article 4, Chapter 1, Title 25 Of The 1976 Code, Relating To The South Carolina Emergency Management Division, By Adding Section 25-1-435, To Create, Populate, And Provide Terms For The Board Of Emergency Management; And To Amend Section 25-1-440(a)(2), Relating To The Additional Powers And Duties Of The Governor During A State Of Emergency, To Provide That A State Of Emergency Cannot Be Extended Beyond Fifteen Days Without The Authorization Of The Board Of Emergency Management, To Provide That The Board Shall Be Vested With The Same Powers That Were Vested In The Governor During The Initial Fifteen Day Emergency Declaration, And To Provide For A Procedure To Alter The Provisions Of An Emergency Declaration.

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Emergency Management Division



2021-01-12SenateReferred to Committee on Judiciary
2021-01-12SenateIntroduced and read first time
2020-12-09SenateReferred to Committee on Judiciary

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
251435(n/a)See Bill Text
251440(n/a)See Bill Text

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