SC S0061 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly

Status

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

Summary

Amend Article 1, Chapter 25, Title 59 Of The 1976 Code, Relating To Teachers, By Adding Section 59-25-35, To Provide That School Districts May Pay Lump-sum Bonuses To Aid In Retaining Teachers Who Excel In Providing Quality Instruction, Leadership, Or Both, To Require That Bonuses Must Be Approved By The School Board, To Cap Bonuses At Not More Than Twenty Percent Of A Teacher's Base Salary, And To Provide That The Payment Of Bonuses Is Not A Part Of An Employee's Base Salary And Is Not Earnable Compensation For The Purposes Of Employee And Employer Contributions To The Respective Retirement Systems.

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Title

Teacher pay

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2021-01-12SenateReferred to Committee on Education
2021-01-12SenateIntroduced and read first time
2020-12-09SenateReferred to Committee on Education
2020-12-09SenatePrefiled

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
592535(n/a)See Bill Text

South Carolina State Sources


Bill Comments

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