State House Daybook: March 3, 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 2:00 p.m. Watch live hereCalendarJournal.


The House gavels in at 12:00 p.m. Watch live here.  Calendar.  Journal


Combined meeting schedule

9:00 a.m. College and University Trustee Screening Commission, Gressette Room 207, Agenda Available

10:00 a.m. Senate Finance Committee, Gressette Room 105, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

10:00 a.m. SC Legislative Black Caucus, Blatt Room 427

10:00 a.m. SC Legislative Black Caucus, Blatt Room 427

11:00 a.m. Senate Full Judiciary Committee, Gressette Room 308, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

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

1.5 hours after the House adjourns, Judiciary Committee, Blatt Room 516, Agenda Available

1.5 hours after the House adjourns, Agricultural Subcommittee, Blatt Room 410, Agenda AvailableLive Broadcast

1.5 hours after adjournment of the House, Santee Cooper Ad Hoc Committee Meetings, Blatt Room 521, Agenda AvailableLive Broadcast

2:00 p.m. or 1 hour after the House adjourns, whichever is later, 3-M Subcommittee II, Occupational Regulation and Licensing Boards, Blatt Room 427, Agenda Available

2:00 p.m. Senate, State House, Senate Chamber, Live Broadcast



9:30 a.m. Gov. McMaster will oversee a State Fiscal Accountability Authority (SFAA) meeting, Room 252, Edgar Brown Building, Columbia, S.C.

10:30 a.m. Lt. Gov. Evette will speak at the 30th annual South Carolina Rural Summit, Clemson University’s Madren Conference Center, 230 Madren Center Drive, Clemson, S.C.



South Carolina Lede

Episodes of This Week In South Carolina 

Legislative Update

Richland County election officials misplaced 70 ballots after Democratic primary The State

Jim Clyburn: Time for Democrats to ‘consolidate’ behind Biden, not ‘Medicare for All’ The State 

SC voters set record for Democratic presidential primary turnout The Post and Courier 

Richland County has another election glitch with 2020 primary absentee ballots miscount  The Post and Courier 

SC Republicans already clamoring for Nikki Haley to run for president in 2024 The Post and Courier 

What SC’s Democratic primary results hint about Joe Cunningham’s congressional race The Post and Courier 

Here’s where Biden crushed expectations and Sanders stumbled in SC The  Post and Courie

S Carolina mulls electric chair as only option for condemned AP

BMW top U.S. auto exporter by value for sixth year GSA Business Report

SC has avoided coronavirus so far. If it hits, officials say they’re ready to contain it. The Post and Courier 

2 Georgia coronavirus cases confirmed, linked to Italy trip The Post and Courier 



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