State House Daybook: Feb. 13, 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 2:00 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., Senate Family & Veterans' Services Committee on S.181S.191and S.211207 Gressette, Agenda Available

9:00 a.m., Senate Education Subcommittee on S.419, Gressette Room 308, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

9:00 a.m., College and University Trustee Screening Commission, Gressette Room 307, Agenda Available

9:00 a.m., House Judiciary Criminal Laws Subcommittee on H.3370H.3601 and H.3916, Blatt Room 516, Agenda Available

9:00 a.m., House Constitutional Laws Subcommittee on H.3029, Blatt Room 511, Agenda Available

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

9:30 a.m., Senate Medical Affairs Subcommittee on S.132S.277 and S.303, Gressette Room 207

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

10:00 a.m., Senate Fish, Game and Forestry Subcommittee, Gressette Room 307, Agenda Available

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

11:00 a.m., Senate L.C.I. Professions and Occupations Subcommittee on S.455, Gressette Room 307, Agenda Available

12:00 p.m., Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on S.386, Gressette Room 105, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

Immediately upon adjournment of the House, Sales and Use Tax and Income Tax Legislative Subcommittee on H.3717
Blatt Room 521, Agenda Available

1.5 hours after adjournment of the House, L.C.I. Public Utilities Subcommittee, Blatt Room 403, Agenda Available

2:00 p.m., Senate, State House, Senate Chamber, Live Broadcast

2:30 p.m., House Environmental Affairs Subcommittee, Blatt Room 410, Agenda Available

Immediately after adjournment of the House  Environmental Affairs Subcommittee, Agriculture Subcommittee, Blatt Room 410, Agenda Available

3:00 p.m., or upon adjournment of the House, whichever is later, Economic Development, Transportation and Natural Resources Subcommittee of the Legislative Oversight Committee, Blatt Room 321, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

CANCELED 1 hour after the House adjourns, Judiciary Special Laws Subcommittee on H.3203 and H.3237Blatt Room 516, Agenda Available



SC Lede: Hangin' With Mr. Santee Cooper South Carolina Lede

Episodes of This Week In South Carolina 

Black SC lawmakers raise concerns to Gov. McMaster about education, rural development The Post and Courier

‘It’s become so normal’: 39 South Carolina kids and teens killed by guns in last year The State 

Kamala Harris holding SC town halls Friday and Saturday The Post and Courier

Fort Jackson drill sergeant gets prison for truck crash that killed two soldiers The State

First female to lead SC’s Shaw Air Force Base F-16 Viper demo team removed after 2 weeks The Post and Courier

House votes to make permanent fraternity misconduct reports AP

Charleston County agrees to spend millions to resume work on I-526 extension The Post and Courier

More than 500 CWPs in South Carolina were revoked in year, many for the same reason WYFF

NNSA executive: Repurposing MOX for pit production is a 'major' nuclear venture Aiken Standard

South Carolina lawmakers hear ardent appeals from educators AP

SC teachers say K-12 bill will be ‘largely ineffective’ in solving teacher shortage The State

Nikki Haley returning to nonprofit she founded helping rural SC school children The Post and Courier

SC drill sergeant behind Fort Jackson crash that killed 2 recruits sentenced to 18 months The Post and Courier



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