State House Daybook: May 8, 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 Legislative Oversight Committee, Blatt Room 110, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

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

9:00 a.m., House Judiciary Criminal Laws Subcommittee on H.3063, Blatt Room 516, Agenda Available

9:00 a.m., Joint Bond Review Committee, Gressette Room 105, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

9:00 a.m., Senate Select Oversight Committee on DSS Class Action Suit, 308 Gressette

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

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

4:00 p.m., Family Caucus, Blatt Room 305



2:00 p.m., Gov. McMaster will hold a ceremonial bill signing for H.3398, theTucker Hipps Transparency Act, Office of the Governor, Columbia, S.C.

6:00 p.m. Gov. McMaster will be the keynote speaker at the annual Teacher of the Year Awards dinner, Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, Columbia, S.C.



South Carolina Lede

Episodes of This Week In South Carolina 

Legislative Update

Lawmakers get ready to work out differences in SC’s budget AP

BIG STORY: Session’s close drawing near with big items waiting for 2020 Statehouse Report

SC Senate voted to keep governor’s ally out of a job. McMaster gave it to him anyway The State

Last call for SC bill requiring servers, bartenders to undergo alcohol training The State

Juul has six lobbyists working in South Carolina and they're already affecting state e-cigarette laws The Charleston City Paper

Vote delayed on SC Carolina Panthers HQ, practice fields bid AP

Fall back no more: Daylight saving time all the time in SC? AP



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