State House Daybook: April 3, 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

8:45 a.m., House Health and Healthcare Industries Subcommittee of the Regulations and Administrative Procedures Committee, Blatt Room 321, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

9:00 a.m., House Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Affairs Committee, Blatt Room 410, Agenda Available

9:00 a.m., House Criminal Laws Subcommittee on H.3827, Blatt Room 516, Agenda Available

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

9:00 a.m., Senate Banking and Insurance Subcommittee on H.3760, Gressette Room 408, Agenda Available

9:00 a.m., Joint Bond Review Committee Special Subcommittee, Gressette Room 105, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

10:00 a.m., Senate Fish, Game and Forestry Committee, Gressette Room 308, Agenda Available

10:00 a.m., Senate L.C.I. Regulatory and Local Government Subcommittee, Gressette Room 307, Agenda Available

10:00 a.m., Senate Medical Affairs subcommittee, Gressette Room 207, Agenda Available

10:00 a.m., Senate Finance Budget Deliberations on H.4000 and H.4001, Gressette Room 105, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

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

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

Immediately upon adjournment of the House, Judiciary Special Laws Subcommittee on H.3090and H.4046, Blatt Room 511, Agenda Available

Upon adjournment of the Senate, Judiciary Subcommittee on S.142S.331S.537S.611and H.3035, Gressette Room 308, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast



South Carolina Lede

Episodes of This Week In South Carolina 

Legislative Update

6-week ‘fetal heartbeat’ abortion ban advances in SC House The Post and Courier

Fetal heartbeat abortion ban advances in SC State House The State 

S. Carolina lawmakers set to consider heartbeat abortion ban AP

SC’s Clyburn and Scott each champion poverty proposals. Can they find common ground? AP

'Not the Nate everyone knows and loves': Coach talks about suspect in Samantha Josephson death The Greenville News

Lawsuit alleging SC inmate hanged himself while guard slept leads to $500K settlement The State

Kamala Harris puts emphasis on teacher pay proposal in return to SC The State

Engine issues force Singapore Airlines to ground North Charleston-made 787-10 Dreamliners The Post and Courier

California bans state-funded travel to South Carolina AP

Likely Democratic challenger to Lindsey Graham raises $231,000 in first 7 weeks The Post and Courier

SC’s Clyburn and Scott each champion poverty proposals. Can they find common ground? The State

Loftis sworn in as South Carolina’s newest senator AP



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