State House Daybook: April 4, 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 returns Tuesday at 12:00 p.m. CalendarJournal.


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


Combined meeting schedule

9:00 a.m., House 3-M Subcommittee III, Military, Local Government and Public Affairs, Blatt Room 427, Agenda Available

9:00 a.m., House Agriculture Subcommittee, Blatt Room 410, Agenda Available

​9:00 a.m., House Business, Commerce, and Administration Subcommittee of the Regulations and Administrative Procedures Committee, Blatt Room 321, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

9:30 a.m., Senate L.C.I. Regulatory and Local Government Subcommittee on S.394, Gressette Room 307, Agenda Available

9:30 a.m., College and University Trustee Screening Commission, Gressette Room 209, Agenda Available

10:00 a.m., Senate Education Subcommittee on S.556, Gressette Room 408, Agenda Available

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

11:00 a.m., Senate Finance Committee Budget Deliberations on H.4000 and H.4001, Gressette Room 105, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

1 hour after adjournment of the House, Economic Development, Transportation and Natural Resources Subcommittee of the Legislative Oversight Committee, Blatt Room 321, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast



10:00 a.m., Gov. McMaster will speak at the BMW Supplier Conference, Greenville Convention Center, 1 Exposition Drive, Greenville, S.C.

1:00 p.m.,  Gov. McMaster will speak at the 7th Annual Telehealth Summit of South Carolina, Columbia Convention Center, 1101 Lincoln Street, Columbia, S.C.



South Carolina Lede

Episodes of This Week In South Carolina 

Legislative Update

Charleston County makes its case for being able to find $305 million for Interstate 526 The Post and Courier

Former U.S. Rep. Trey Gowdy says the Mueller report shouldn’t be released The State

A very long trip: How Charleston landed its first nonstop overseas flight The Post and Courier

How FBI pretended to be Mexican cartel in sting that busted SC alleged crooked cops The State

Publix, Harris Teeter grocers go plastic-less ahead of Mount Pleasant plastic bag ban The Post and Courier

2 died in Columbia gas leak. Now, SC lawmakers want to be able to fire housing leaders The State

Former DOJ attorney launches bid for Congress against Joe Wilson The State

Children could be banned from tanning salons under bill passed in SC House The Post and Courier

SC governor says he would sign ‘heartbeat bill’ to stop most abortions The Post and Courier

SC congressman is leading the charge to help a Navy SEAL accused of a war crime The State

New SC agency will serve as a one-stop helpline for children in crisis The Post and Courier



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