SC S0645 | 2021-2022 | 124th General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 12-0)
Status: Introduced on March 9 2021 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2021-03-09 - Referred to Committee on Education
Pending: Senate Education Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Amend Chapter 5, Title 59 Of The 1976 Code, Relating To The State Board Of Education, By Adding Section 59-5-170, To Establish The Division Of Interscholastic Athletics Within The State Department Of Education And To Provide For The Powers, Duties, And Authority Of The Division; To Amend Section 59-39-160 Of The 1976 Code, Relating To Interscholastic Activities, To Make Conforming Changes; And To Allow The Department To Enact Emergency Regulations To Ensure That High School Interscholastic Athletic Activities Continue Without Interruption.

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Interscholastic athletics division



2021-03-09SenateReferred to Committee on Education
2021-03-09SenateIntroduced and read first time

Same As/Similar To

H4059 (Similar To) 2021-03-11 - Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
5939160(n/a)See Bill Text
595170(n/a)See Bill Text

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