State House Daybook: April 10, 2019


State House Daybook provides you with the information you need to navigate the South Carolina General Assembly during the legislative session. Each edition provides a snapshot of the legislative day with meeting schedules, agendas, news and other resources in one place.

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The Senate gavels in at 12:00 p.m. Watch live hereCalendarJournal.


The House gavels in at 10:00 a.m. Watch live here.  Calendar.  Journal


Combined meeting schedule

9:00 a.m., House Agency Head Salary Commission, Gressette Room 408, Agenda Available

9:00 a.m., Committee to Investigate Candidates for the South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce, State House, 3rd Floor Conference Room, Agenda Available

9:00 a.m., House 3-M Subcommittee II, Occupational Regulation and Licensing Boards, Blatt Room 427, Agenda Available

9:00 a.m., House Health and Healthcare Industries Subcommittee of the Regulations and Administrative Procedures Committee, Blatt Room 317, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

9:00 a.m., Senate Family & Veterans Services Committee, 105 Gressette, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

9:00 a.m., Senate Education Subcommittee on S.419, Gressette Room 209, Agenda Available

9:30 a.m., House Criminal Laws Subcommittee on H.3827, Blatt Room 516, Agenda Available

10:00 a.m., Senate Medical Affairs Subcommittee on S.415, Gressette Room 207, Agenda Available

10:00 a.m., House of Representatives, State House, House Chamber, Live Broadcast

10:00 a.m., Senate Education Full Committee, Gressette Room 209, Agenda Available

11:00 a.m., Senate Banking and Insurance Committee on H.3760, Gressette Room 308, Agenda Available

12:00 p.m., Senate, State House, Senate Chamber, Live Broadcast

Upon adjournment of the Senate, Select Committee on Santee Cooper, Gressette Room 308, Agenda AvailableLive Broadcast

​Upon adjournment of the Senate, Finance Retirement Systems Subcommittee, Gressette Room 105, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

1 hour after the House adjourns, Environmental Affairs Subcommittee, Blatt Room 410, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast



10:00 a.m., Gov. McMaster will hold a ceremonial bill signing for H. 3449 Agriculture Department Hemp bill, Governor’s Office, State House, Columbia, S.C.

10:30 a.m.,  Lt. Gov. Evette will participate in a Parkinson’s Awareness Month press conference, State House, First floor, Columbia, S.C.



South Carolina Lede

Episodes of This Week In South Carolina 

Legislative Update

Owner of Mount Pleasant company charged in national $1B Medicare fraud investigation The Post and Courier

Billion-dollar Medicare fraud ring investigation started in South Carolina, feds say The State

Hazmat crews called to SC Supreme Court for ‘suspicious substance’ in letter  The State

Suing the government in SC offers slim pickings. But payouts to victims could soon rise The State

South Carolina House passes bill requiring Uber, Lyft signs AP

Powerful House GOP Caucus ejects fellow Republican for ‘erroneous and hostile attacks’ The State

Time is running out for many bills in SC Legislature AP

Kamala Harris’ teacher pay proposal gets its first testing ground: South Carolina The State



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