SC S0208 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 4-0)
Status: Engrossed on March 4 2021 - 50% progression
Action: 2021-03-04 - Read third time and sent to House
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [HTML]


Amend Section 59-19-350(a) Of The 1976 Code, Relating To Schools Of Choice, To Provide That School Districts May Instead Create Multiple Schools Of Innovation, And To Provide That Each Exemption From State Statutes And Regulations By Schools Of Innovation Must Be Approved By A Two-thirds Vote Of The State Board Of Education.

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School of choice


Roll Calls

2021-03-03 - Senate - Senate: 2nd Reading (Y: 41 N: 1 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-03-04SenateRead third time and sent to House
2021-03-03SenateRoll call Ayes-41 Nays-1
2021-03-03SenateRead second time
2021-03-03SenateCommittee Amendment Adopted
2021-03-02SenateSpecial order, set for March 2, 2021
2021-02-11SenateCommittee 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

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
5919350(n/a)See Bill Text

South Carolina State Sources

Bill Comments