State House Daybook: Feb. 7, 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 11:00 a.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 Corrections and Penology Committee, Gressette Room 209, Agenda Available

9:00 a.m., House L.C.I. Public Utilities Subcommittee, Blatt Room 403, Agenda Available

9:00 a.m., House Business, Commerce, and Administration Subcommittee of the Regulations and Administrative Procedures Committee, Blatt Room 317, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

9:30 a.m., Senate Finance Natural Resources and Economic Development Subcommittee, Gressette Room 407, Agenda Available

10:00 a.m., Senate L.C.I. Regulatory and Local Government Subcommittee, Gressette Room 207, Agenda Available

10:00 a.m., Senate Family & Veterans' Services Child Welfare Subcommittee on S.181 and S.191, 307 Gressette, Agenda Available

10:00 a.m., Senate Medical Affairs Committee, Gressette Room 308, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

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

15 minutes after adjournment of the House, SC House Tax Policy Review Committee, Blatt Room 516, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

11:00 a.m., Senate State House, Senate Chamber, Live Broadcast

Upon adjournment of the Senate, Judiciary Subcommittee on S.386, Gressette Room 105, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

Full House Regulations and Administrative Procedures Committee, Blatt Room 410, Agenda Available



SC Lede: Civil Forfeiture — Guilty Until Proven Innocent South Carolina Lede

TWISC: 2019 Senate Legislative Agenda This Week In South Carolina 

State House of Representatives weekly update

South Carolina spent $9 billion to dig a hole in the ground and then fill it back up The Intercept

Lawmakers plan to fix education system this year AP

South Carolina senator reintroduces abortion ban bill AP

SC pro-life push could lead to criminal charges against women if abortion bill passes The State

Over beer, potential 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper introduces himself to SC voters The State

Mark Sanford vs. Katie Arrington would be a competitive SC rematch, poll shows The Post and Courier

Proposed bill aims to stop overdose epidemic in South Carolina WBTW

After social media threat, SC senator tries to ease concerns about K-12 schools bill The State

Black SC lawmakers walk out, cry ‘racism,’ as white colleagues reject black judges The State

Black lawmakers protest judicial elections in South Carolina AP



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