State House Daybook: Jan. 24, 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 L.C. I. Committee, Gressette Room 308, Agenda Available

9:00 a.m., Senate Family & Veterans' Services - DSS Subcommittee, 207 Gressette, Agenda Available

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

9:00 a.m., House General Laws Subcommittee on H.3369H.3419H.3420 and H.3421, Blatt Room 516, Agenda Available

9:00 a.m., House Constitutional Laws Subcommittee on H.3417and H.3446, Blatt Room 511, Agenda Available

9:00 a.m., House LCI Insurance Subcommittee, Blatt Room 403, Agenda Available

9:00 a.m., House Ways and Means Transportation and Regulatory Subcommittee, Blatt Room 318, Agenda Available

9:15 a.m., House Ways and Means General Government Legislative Subcommittee, Blatt Room 521, Agenda Available

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

10:00 a.m., Senate Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee on S.105S.259S.281 and S.384, Gressette Room 209, Agenda Available

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

Upon adjournment of the Senate or 12:30 PM whichever is later, Senate Finance K-12 Budget Hearing, Gressette Room 308, Agenda Available

1:00 p.m., House Ways and Means Sales and Income Tax Subcommittee, Blatt Room 110, Agenda Available

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



SC Lede: The 2020 Democratic Dating Game Begins South Carolina Lede

Episodes of This Week In South Carolina 

McMaster vows to ‘change everything’ with SC’s struggling schools The Post and Courier

Santee Cooper debt must be addressed, McMaster says The State

SC gov State of State hits on familiar education, tax themes AP

Foster-care ruling: Victory for religious freedom or bias? The State

Miracle Hill gets religious exemption to provide foster care in SC despite complaints Greenville News

Why do people such as Lindsey Graham come to Congress? The Washington Post

South Carolina attorney general, SLED chief team up to oppose legalizing medical marijuana The State

SC police, doctors fighting medical marijuana; AG calls it US’s ‘most dangerous drug’ The Post and Courier

SC law enforcement still harshly against medical marijuana AP

Elizabeth Warren appeals to middle class in SC ahead of 2020 presidential race The State 

Lindsey Graham and Donald Trump: 'It's not really complicated,' though it might seem so Greenville News 

Should colleges have less say over student free speech? SC lawmakers think so The State

Sanders reaches out to black SC voters before 2020 decision AP

The College of Charleston meets its new president The Post and Courier 



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