State House Daybook: May 2, 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

8:45 a.m., House Regulations and Administrative Procedures Committee, Blatt Room 110, Agenda AvailableLive Broadcast

9:00 a.m., Senate Legislative Oversight Subcommittee, Gressette Room 408, Agenda Available

9:00 a.m., Senate L.C.I. Regulatory and Local Government Subcommittee, Gressette Room 307, Agenda Available

9:00 a.m., Senate Medical Affairs Committee, Gressette Room 308, Agenda AvailableLive Broadcast

9:30 a.m., Senate Legislative Oversight Subcommittee, Gressette Room 407, Agenda Available

9:30 a.m., House Environmental Affairs Subcommittee, Blatt Room 410, Agenda Available

10:00 a.m., Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on S.507S.508S.510 and S.511, Gressette Room 209, Agenda Available

10:00 a.m., Senate Family & Veterans' Services - Child Welfare Subcommittee on H.3294, 207 Gressette, Agenda Available

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

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

Upon adjournment of the Senate, Judiciary Subcommittee on H.3046H.3243H.3307and H.3472, Gressette Room 207, Agenda Available



11:45 a.m., Gov. Henry McMaster will hold a press conference with SCDAODAS Director Sara Goldsby to discuss the ongoing efforts of the Just Plain Killers opioid abuse prevention campaign, State House, first floor lobby, Columbia, S.C.

6:00 p.m., Lt. Gov. Evette will speak at the Brain Injury Association of South Carolina’s Food for Thought fundraising event, State Museum, 301 Gervais Street, Columbia, S.C.



South Carolina Lede

Episodes of This Week In South Carolina 

Legislative Update

10,000 South Carolina teachers, supporters march on the Statehouse The Post and Courier

Legislators to teachers: ‘We hear you,’ now help craft solutions for SC schools The Post and Courier

SC governor: Teachers’ demands justified. They are ‘no more frustrated than I am.’ The State

Lindsey Graham renews promise to investigate Obama officials who ‘hated Trump’s guts’ The State

House Speaker says teacher march on SC State House fed by misinformation, doesn’t help The State

10,000 SC teachers march to State House May 1st as it happened The State



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