State House Daybook: March 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 12:00 p.m. Watch live hereCalendarJournal.


The House gavels in at 10:30 a.m. Watch live here.  Calendar.  Journal


Combined meeting schedule

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

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

10:00 a.m., Senate LCI Labor and Employment Subcommittee on S.330, Gressette Room 307, Agenda Available

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

10:30 a.m., Senate Medical Affairs Subcommittee on S.366, Gressette Room 308, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

10:30 a.m., House of Representatives, State House, House Chamber, Live Broadcast

11:00 a.m., Senate Fish, Game and Forestry Subcommittee, Gressette Room 407, Agenda Available

11:00 a.m., Senate L.C.I. Regulatory and Local Government Subcommittee, Gressette Room 307, Agenda Available

11:00 a.m., Senate Banking and Insurance Committee on S.133S.573S.579 and S.580, Gressette 207, Agenda Available

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

Upon adjournment of the Senate, Education Subcommittee on S.15 and H.3012, Gressette Room 308, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

Upon adjournment of the Senate, Judiciary Subcommittee on S.17S.142 and S.331, Gressette Room 105, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast



12:00 p.m., Lt. Gov. Evette will speak at the Generations Group’s 14th Annual Luncheon, Greenville Convention Center, 1 Exposition Drive, Greenville, S.C.



South Carolina Lede

Episodes of This Week In South Carolina 

Legislative Update

S.C. House passes crucial second reading of budget after more than 15 hours of debate WLTX

SC House advance $9B spending plan. What lawmakers included and what they left out The State

The Latest: Budget debate shifts to discussion on abortion AP

South Carolina lawmakers closer to passing $9 billion budget AP

SC House refuses to lower class sizes, boost pay more in $9B budget plan The Post and Courier

President Trump signs bill that makes 2 SC historic sites national parks The Post and Courier

Turtle kingpin to serve 16 months in international scheme AP

Trump sets aside $138M for Charleston Harbor deepening project The Post and Courier

Anti-abortion bills expected to stall in the SC Statehouse this year The Post and Courier

Radioactive drinking water found in a Midlands community. DHEC didn’t issue a fine The State

More South Carolina teachers want to leave the profession, and it's affecting the students The Greenville News

SC plants supply parts for scrutinized 737 MAX program The Post and Courier

Rep. Joe Cunningham and Sen. Kamala Harris file bill to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning in public housing Charleston City Paper



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