State House Daybook: Feb. 20, 2020


State House Daybook provides you with the information you need to navigate the South Carolina General Assembly. 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 Finance Committee, Gressette Room 105, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

9:00 a.m. House E.P.W. Higher Education Subcommittee on S.35 and H.4668, Blatt Room 433, Agenda Available

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

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

11:00 a.m. Conference Committee on S.455, 3rd Floor Conference Room State House, Agenda Available

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

12:00 p.m. House Committee Hearing on H.3017 and H.3125, Blatt Room 110, Agenda AvailableLive Broadcast

Upon adjournment of the Senate or adjournment of Senate Finance, whichever is later, Subcommittee Meeting on the Legal Review of the Department of Administration's Process regarding Act 95 of 2019 and Legislation proposed by NextEra related to its Bid to Purchase Santee Cooper, Gressette Room 105, Agenda AvailableLive Broadcast

At the call of the Chair, House Ways and Means Full Committee, Blatt Room 521, Agenda Available


9:30 a.m. Gov. McMaster will speak at the Downtown Charleston’s Waterfront Hotel & the groundbreaking expansion of Joe Riley Waterfront Park, 176 Concord Street, Charleston, S.C.


South Carolina Lede

Episodes of This Week In South Carolina 

Legislative Update

Millions for rural roads, prisons and teachers included in proposed SC House budget The State

$92 million hotel, retail and office project planned for important downtown corner The State

2nd push to end debate on SC education overhaul bill fails AP

Against agency policy, SC prison officials shackled woman giving birth, doctor says The State

SC Supreme Court says Charleston cruise terminal opponents should be heard The Post and Courier

SC rural roads could get $100 million boost even after gas tax hike The Post and Courier

South Carolina says top 467 income tax debtors owe state nearly $120 million The Post and Courier



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