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State House Daybook: March 12, 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 House is on recess.
Combined meeting schedule
10:00 a.m. Senate Finance Natural Resources and Economic Development Subcommittee, Gressette Room 307, Agenda Available
11:00 a.m. Senate, State House, Senate Chamber, Live Broadcast
1:00 p.m. Senate Finance Higher Education Subcommittee, Gressette Room 207, Agenda Available
7:00 a.m. Lt. Gov. Evette will attend the Officer Allen Jacobs Memorial Prayer Breakfast, Bob Jones University, 1700 Wade Hampton Boulevard, Greenville, S.C.
3:00 p.m. Gov. McMaster will attend a ribbon cutting, TireCheck, 307 E. McBee Avenue, Unit D, Greenville, S.C.
5:30 p.m. Gov. McMaster will speak at the Honorary Induction Ceremony for St. Patrick’s Day Parade, Poinsett Club, Greenville, S.C.
Episodes of This Week In South Carolina
SC lawmakers renew push for amendment ensuring women have same legal protections as men The Post and Courier
SC officials confirm 10th presumptive coronavirus case. Patient is from Lancaster County The Post and Courier
Gov. McMaster: SC not changing coronavirus plan after WHO declares ‘pandemic’ The State
Caretakers of SC’s elderly prepare for high risk of coronavirus as disease spreads The Post and Courier
SC House OKs extra money for roads, teachers and tax relief AP
WHO declares that coronavirus crisis is now a pandemic AP
SC sexual assault kit tracking system headed to McMaster’s desk for OK The Post and Courier
Canceled: These Charleston events have been canceled or postponed due to COVID-19 Charleston City Paper
Columbia, Five Points postpone St. Patrick’s Day festival The State
Hundreds of Charleston-area students are homeless. Schools struggle to meet their needs. The Post and Courier
State agrees to ignore law on gay relationships in sex ed AP
South Carolina district closing for teachers to attend rally AP
All South Carolina and SEC games will be played in empty venues this month The State
USC cancels classes next week, courses go online following 2 weeks to battle coronavirus The Post and Courier
Colleges cancel classes as SC reports 10th coronavirus case AP
Army identifies soldier who died after training at Fort Jackson The State
Army Corps plan for Charleston flooding won’t include home buyouts The Post and Courier