State House Daybook: Jan. 30, 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 Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee, Gressette Room 207 Agenda Available

9:00 a.m. House Business, Commerce, and Administrative Subcommittee of the Regulations and Administrative Procedures Committee, Blatt Room 410, Agenda AvailableLive Broadcast

9:00 a.m. House Judiciary Constitutional Laws Subcommittee, Blatt Room 516, Agenda Available

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

10:00 a.m. Senate Family & Veterans' Services - Child Welfare Subcommittee on S.865 and S.892, Gressette Room 209, Agenda Available

10:00 a.m. Senate Medical Affairs Committee on S.1023 and H.3807, Gressette Room 308, Agenda AvailableLive Broadcast

10:00 a.m. Senate Natural Resources and Economic Development Subcommittee, Gressette Room 307, Agenda Available

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

11:30 a.m. Joint Other Funds Oversight Committee, 3rd Floor Conference Room State House, Agenda Available

1.5 hours upon adjournment of the House, E.P.W. Full Committee, Blatt Room 110, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast



South Carolina Lede

Episodes of This Week In South Carolina 

Legislative Update

SC will spend $120M to build 4 veterans homes; 3 will be in powerful lawmakers’ hometowns The Post and Courier 

Teachers warn SC lawmakers: Ignore us and face challengers, another rally The State

Domestic violence victims could get access to their abuser’s location if SC bill passes The State

Light could shine on secret SC budget earmarks if senators adopt rule The Post and Courier

Farmers would get state relief after hurricane, other disasters under bill headed to House The Post and Courier

SC beach building boundaries would stop at existing houses under new bill The Post and Courier

SC AG sues Columbia over alleged unconstitutional gun laws AP

Lindsey Graham’s critics think he’s changed. He thinks Democrats aren’t playing fair The State

USC will freeze tuition next school year, even without state help, president pledges The Post and Courier 



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