SC S0596 | 2017-2018 | 122nd General Assembly


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Engrossed on April 6 2017 - 50% progression
Action: 2017-04-18 - Referred to Committee on Ways and Means
Pending: House Ways and Means Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Remove The Current Members Of The Board Of Trustees Of John De La Howe School And Devolve The Board's Powers Upon An Interim Board Of Trustees Who Shall Serve Until June 30, 2019 Or Until A Full New Board Of Trustees Is Appointed And Qualified; To Provide That The Interim Board Of Trustees Is Responsible For The Selection, Periodic Evaluation, Retention, And Termination Of The School's President; To Provide For Other Specific Duties Of The Interim Board Of Trustees; And To Direct The Interim Board Of Trustees, In Consultation With The President Of The School, To Review Educational Accreditation And The Past And Current Financial Situation Of The School And Make Recommendations To Direct The School Out Of The Current Financial Crisis, With An Emphasis On Determining The Most Feasible Path The State Must Pursue To Be In Compliance With The Last Will And Testament Of John De La Howe.

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John De La Howe School Board of Trustees


Roll Calls

2017-04-05 - Senate - Senate: 2nd Reading (Y: 43 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-04-18HouseReferred to Committee on Ways and Means
2017-04-18HouseIntroduced and read first time
2017-04-06SenateRead third time and sent to House
2017-04-06 Scrivener's error corrected
2017-04-05SenateRoll call Ayes-43 Nays-0
2017-04-05SenateRead second time
2017-04-05SenateCommittee report: Favorable Education
2017-04-05SenatePolled out of committee Education
2017-03-29SenateReferred to Committee on Education
2017-03-29SenateIntroduced and read first time

South Carolina State Sources

Bill Comments