South Carolina Senator Lawrence Grooms [R]

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SCS0691IntroExtend The Exemption For Materials Handling To A Taxpayer That Invests At Least Twenty Million Dollars In A Port Enhancement Zone, And To Extend The Exemption For Construction Materials To A Taxpayer That Invests At Least Forty Million Dollars, In Re...
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2019-03-21
To Senate Finance Committee
SCS0697IntroRelating To The Prohibition On The Public Service Authority Pursuing Or Investigating The Feasibility Of A Sale, To Provide That The Public Service Authority May Not Be Sold Without The Advice And Consent Of The General Assembly.
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2019-03-21
To Senate Judiciary Committee
SCS0525EngrossRelating To The Disposition Of Accrued Interest In The Superb Account And The Superb Financial Responsibility Fund, To Repeal The Abolition Of The Environmental Impact Fee.
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2019-03-19
To House Ways and Means Committee
SCS0509IntroRelating To Nonfranchise Automobile Dealer Pre-licensing, By Adding Section 56-15-415, To Provide That An Applicant For An Initial Nonfranchise Automobile Dealer License Must Complete Prelicensing Education Courses Before He May Be Issued A License, ...
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2019-03-19
Roll call Ayes-38 Nays-4
SCS0672IntroRelating To Charter Schools, By Adding Section 59-40-95, To Authorize Partnerships To Create Charter Schools In The Workplace In Certain Circumstances.
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2019-03-19
To Senate Education Committee
SCS0663IntroMake Application By The State Of South Carolina Under Article V Of The United States Constitution For A Convention Of The States To Be Called, Restricted To Proposing An Amendment To The United States Constitution To Set A Limit On The Number Of Term...
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2019-03-14
To Senate Judiciary Committee
SCS0658IntroRelating To Exemptions From Property Taxes, To Provide That Vehicles Leased By Churches Are Exempt From Property Taxes.
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2019-03-14
To Senate Finance Committee
SCS0656IntroRelating To The Sale Of Unclaimed Vehicles And The Disposition Of Proceeds, To Provide For The Transfer Of A Vehicle To An Automotive Dismantler Or Recycler Or Secondary Metals Recycler For Demolition, Wrecking, Or Dismantling; To Amend Section 56-5-...
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2019-03-14
To Senate Transportation Committee
SCS0359EngrossAllow A Pharmacy To Submit Records In An Electronic Format Or By Certified Mail And To Prohibit Certain Errors From Serving As The Sole Basis Of The Rejection Of A Claim; And To Repeal Article 20 Of Chapter 71, Title 38 Relating To Pharmacy Benefit M...
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2019-03-13
To House Labor, Commerce and Industry Committee
SCS0648IntroRelating To Abortions, By Adding Section 44-41-65, To Provide That It Is Unlawful For A Person To Sell, Purchase, Donate, Accept, Or Experiment Upon The Remains Of A Child Or An Unborn Child Resulting From An Abortion, Or To Perform Or Offer To Perfo...
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2019-03-13
To Senate Medical Affairs Committee
SCS0650IntroRelating To The State Board For Technical And Comprehensive Education, By Adding Section 59-53-45, To Provide For A Workforce Diploma Program, To Provide Criteria For Eligible Providers To Participate In The Program, To Provide For The Reimbursement ...
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2019-03-13
To Senate Education Committee
SCS0641IntroRelating To Colleges And Institutions Of Higher Learning Generally, By Adding Article 4, To Provide For An Office Of Public Policy Events On Every Campus Of Certain Colleges Or Universities, Which Shall Organize, Publicize, And Stage Debates, Group F...
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2019-03-12
To Senate Education Committee
SCS0031PassRecognize May 12, 2019, As "myalgic Encephalomyelitis Awareness Day" And The Month Of May, Annually, As "myalgic Encephalomyelitis Awareness Month" In South Carolina In Order To Help Spread Awareness Of The Disease And The Need For Increased Research...
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2019-03-07
Introduced, adopted, returned with concurrence
SCS0629IntroReduce A Threshold From Nine Hundred Thousand Dollars In Accommodations Taxes Collected To Seven Hundred Fifty Thousand Dollars.
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2019-03-07
To Senate Finance Committee
SCS0607IntroAdd Sixteen Precincts, And To Redesignate The Map Number On Which The Names Of These Precincts May Be Found And Maintained By The Revenue And Fiscal Affairs Office.
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2019-03-05
To Senate Judiciary Committee
SCS0556IntroRelating To Education, By Adding Chapter 8, To Provide For The Establishment And Funding Of Accounts For Use In Meeting Certain Education Expenses Of Eligible Students, To Provide Guidelines For The Use Of Such Funds And Penalties For Misuse, To Prov...
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2019-02-26
To Senate Education Committee
SCS0439IntroProvide That A Port Facility Is A Distribution Facility For Purposes Of Certain Sales Tax Exemptions.
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2019-02-21
Scrivener's error corrected
SCS0035EngrossA Bill To Enact The "reinforcing College Education On America's Constitutional Heritage Act" Or The "reach Act", To Amend Section 59-29-120(a), Relating To The Study Of The United States Constitution Requisite For Graduation, To Provide That Each Pub...
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2019-02-19
[Hearing: Mar 26 @ 3:00 am]
To House Education and Public Works Committee
SCS0531IntroRelating To Children's Advocacy Centers, To Provide That Records Released To The Department Of Social Services For The Purposes Of Investigation And Assessment Of Allegations Of Child Abuse Or Neglect Shall Be Accompanied By An Order Of Protection Is...
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2019-02-19
To Senate Family and Veterans Services Committee
SCS0520IntroEnact The "livable Homes Tax Credit Act", To Provide For An Individual Income Tax Credit To An Individual Who Purchases A New Residence Or Retrofits An Existing Residence, Provided That The New Residence Or The Retrofitting Of The Existing Residence ...
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2019-02-14
To Senate Finance Committee
SCS0523IntroRelating To Education, By Adding Chapter 8, To Provide That Parents Of Eligible Students May Establish And Fund Accounts For Use In Meeting Certain Education Expenses, To Provide Guidelines For The Use Of Such Funds And Penalties For Misuse, To Provi...
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2019-02-14
To Senate Education Committee
SCS0513IntroRelating To The Destruction Of Human Remains Or Repositories And The Desecration Of Burial Grounds, Among Other Things, To Provide That It Is Unlawful To Deface, Vandalize, Injure, Or Remove A Historical Monument Or Historical Marker On Public Proper...
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2019-02-13
To Senate Judiciary Committee
SCS0501PassA Senate Resolution To Congratulate The University Of South Carolina And Darla Moore School Of Business Upon The Centennial Anniversary Of The Initial State Funding That Launched The School Of Commerce In 1919 And To Celebrate The Impact This Institu...
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2019-02-12
Introduced and adopted
SCS0492IntroRelating To The Clean Indoor Air Act, By Adding Section 44-95-45, To Provide That Political Subdivisions Of This State May Not Enact Any Laws, Ordinances, Or Rules Pertaining To The Ingredients, Flavors, Or Licensing Of Cigarettes, Electronic Cigaret...
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2019-02-07
To Senate Medical Affairs Committee
SCS0332IntroRelating To The Rates Of And Charges By Electric Utilities And Electric Cooperatives, By Adding Section 58-27-815, To Establish Certain Rights For The Customers Of An Electrical Utility; To Amend Article 17, Chapter 27, Title 58 Of The 1976 Code, Rel...
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2019-02-07
To Senate Judiciary Committee
SCS0485IntroEnact The "personhood Act Of South Carolina", To Establish That The Right To Life For Each Born And Preborn Human Being Vests At Fertilization And That The Rights Of Due Process And Equal Protection, Guaranteed By Section 3, Article I Of The Constitu...
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2019-02-06
To Senate Judiciary Committee
SCS0473IntroRelating To The Rental Of Private Passenger Automobiles, By Adding Section 56-31-70, To Provide That An Insurance Policy That Covers A Person Operating A Rented Or Leased Vehicle, Regardless Of The Limitations Or Exclusions In The Operator's Policy, ...
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2019-02-05
To Senate Transportation Committee
SCS0442PassA Senate Resolution To Express The Profound Sorrow Of The Members Of The South Carolina Senate Upon The Passing Of Robert Adams, Vi, And To Extend Their Deepest Sympathy To His Family And Many Friends.
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2019-01-29
Scrivener's error corrected
SCS0451PassA Senate Resolution To Commemorate And Celebrate The Commissioning Ceremony Of The Uss Charleston (lcs 18) To Be Held In Charleston, South Carolina On Saturday, March 2, 2019.
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2019-01-29
Introduced and adopted
SCS0427IntroEnact The "south Carolina Agribusiness, Rural, And Opportunity Zone Jobs Act", To Provide Definitions, To Provide The Department Of Revenue Shall Accept Applications For Approval As A Growth Fund, To Provide For Criteria For The Department To Either ...
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2019-01-24
To Senate Finance Committee
SCS0417PassA Senate Resolution To Honor And Recognize Children's Place, Inc., Of Aiken County For Its Dedicated Service To The Children Of Our State For Over Fifty Years.
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2019-01-23
Introduced and adopted
SCS0400IntroRelating To The Carrying Or Discharging Of A Firearm, To Delete The Term "concealable Weapons Permit" And Replace It With The Term "firearm"; To Amend Section 16-23-20 Of The 1976 Code, Relating To The Unlawful Carrying Of A Handgun, To Delete Refere...
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2019-01-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
SCS0405PassA Senate Resolution To Celebrate The Life And Legacy Of Wade Cothran "cot" Campbell And To Recognize His Significant Contributions As An Author, Family Man, And Visionary Horseman Who Changed The Face Of Thoroughbred Racing In America And Had A Lasti...
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2019-01-22
Introduced and adopted
SCS0365IntroA Senate Resolution To Authorize The Commissioning Of A Portrait To Be Placed In The Senate Chamber Of The Honorable John Wesley Matthews, Jr., Of Bowman In Orangeburg County, A Selfless And Dedicated Senator From The Thirty-ninth Senatorial District...
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2019-01-10
To Senate Operations and Management Committee
SCS0032IntroRequire Notification Of The Detection Of A Fetal Heartbeat.
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2019-01-08
To Senate Medical Affairs Committee
SCS0028IntroMake Application By The State Of South Carolina Under Article V Of The United States Constitution For A Convention Of The States, To Be Called By Congress, Restricted To Proposing Amendments To The United States Constitution In Order To Impose Fiscal...
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2019-01-08
To Senate Judiciary Committee
SCS0029IntroRelating To The Courts, By Adding Section 14-1-250, To Prevent A Court Or Other Enforcement Authority From Enforcing Foreign Law In This State From A Forum Outside Of The United States Or Its Territories Under Certain Circumstances.
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2019-01-08
To Senate Judiciary Committee
SCS0034IntroRelating To Taxable Income Calculations, By Adding Section 12-6-1145 To Authorize A Deduction From State Of South Carolina Taxable Income Up To Specified Amounts For Tuition Paid By A Parent Or Legal Guardian For Their Child Or Ward To Attend An Inde...
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2019-01-08
To Senate Finance Committee
SCS0030IntroAn Amendment To Article Xvii Of The Constitution Of South Carolina, 1895, Relating To Miscellaneous Constitutional Matters, By Adding Section 16, To Establish A Specified Procedure For The Enactment Or Repeal Of Laws And Constitutional Amendments By ...
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2019-01-08
To Senate Judiciary Committee
SCS0033IntroRelating To Colleges And Institutions Of Higher Learning, Generally, By Adding Article 4, To Enact The Campus Free Expression Act, To Provide That Outdoor Areas Of Campuses Of Public Colleges And Institutions Of Higher Learning In This State Shall Be...
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2019-01-08
To Senate Education Committee
SCS0300PassA Senate Resolution To Honor And Recognize Lieutenant Governor Kevin L. Bryant For His Many Years Of Service To The State Of South Carolina And To Commend Him For His Countless Accomplishments Benefitting The People And The State Of South Carolina.
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2019-01-08
Introduced and adopted
SCS0299PassA Senate Resolution To Honor And Recognize Senator Hugh K. Leatherman, Sr., For His Many Years Of Dedicated Service To The South Carolina Senate And The State Of South Carolina And To Bestow Upon Him The Title Of President Pro Tempore Emeritus.
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2019-01-08
Introduced and adopted
SCS0112IntroMake Application To The Congress Of The United States To Call A Convention For Proposing Amendments Pursuant To Article V Of The United States Constitution Limited To Proposing Amendments That Impose Fiscal Restraints On The Federal Government, Limit...
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2019-01-08
To Senate Judiciary Committee
SCS0131IntroAllow An Income Tax Credit For Contributions To A Scholarship Funding Organization That Provides Grants For Students To Attend Certain Independent And Home Schools, To Specify The Manner In Which The Credit Is Claimed, To Specify The Process By Which...
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2019-01-08
To Senate Finance Committee
SCS0179IntroRelating To Military Retirement Income Deduction, To Enact The "workforce Enhancement And Military Recognition Act," To Allow The Deduction Of Retirement Benefits Attributable To Service On Active Duty In The Armed Forces Of The United States.
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2019-01-08
To Senate Finance Committee
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