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State House Daybook: May 1, 2019

May 1, 2019 - Posted in News by Gavin Jackson


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 11:45 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 308, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

​9:00 a.m., Senate Medical Affairs Subcommittee on Regulations, Gressette Room 207, Agenda Available

9:00 a.m., House EPW Higher Education Subcommittee on H.3099 and H.4404, Blatt Room 433, Agenda Available

9:00 a.m., House Judiciary Special Laws Subcommittee on S.11 and H.4259, Blatt Room 516, Agenda Available

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

10:00 a.m., Senate Fish, Game and Forestry Committee, Gressette Room 308, Agenda Available

10:00 a.m., Senate Commerce Legislative Oversight Subcommittee, Gressette Room 407, Agenda Available

10:30 a.m., Senate DEW Legislative Oversight Subcommittee, Gressette Room 407, Agenda Available

11:00 a.m., Senate Education Committee, Gressette Room 209, Agenda Available

11:00 a.m., Senate Banking and Insurance Committee, Gressette Room 308, Agenda Available

11:45 a.m., Senate, State House, Senate Chamber, Live Broadcast

1 hour after the House adjourns, E.P.W. Full Committee, Blatt Room 433, Agenda Available

1 hour after adjournment of the House, Economic Development, Transportation and Natural Resources Subcommittee of the Legislative Oversight Committee, Blatt Room 321, Agenda Available, Live Broadcast

4:00 p.m., House Business and Commerce Subcommittee of the Labor, Commerce and Industry Committee on H.4151 and H.4431, Blatt Room 403, Agenda Available



9:30 a.m., First Lady Peggy McMaster will participate in the "Healthy Mothers Day" in SC Proclamation reading with the March of Dimes, Office of the Governor, Columbia, S.C. (Note: This time has changed from a version of the schedule sent earlier this afternoon)

10:30 a.m., Gov. McMaster will participate in the Governor’s Science Awards presentation, Office of the Governor, Columbia, S.C.

11:00 a.m., First Lady Peggy McMaster will participate in the South Carolina Arts Awards, University of South Carolina Alumni Center, 2nd Floor, Presidential Dining Room, 900 Senate Street, Columbia, S.C.  

11:30 a.m.,  Lt. Gov. Evette will speak at Greenville Area Development Corporation 2019 Annual Meeting, Hyatt Regency, 220 North Main Street, Studio 220, Greenville, S.C.



South Carolina Lede

Episodes of This Week In South Carolina 

Legislative Update

Thousands of South Carolina teachers prepare to march on the Statehouse The Post and Courier

Got questions about South Carolina teachers’ May 1 protest? We’ve got answers. The Post and Courier

SC teachers are angry with the Legislature. Kamala Harris has her own education plan The State

Will the May 1st SC teacher march make history? What it could mean for the movement The State

While teachers rally in Columbia, SC Education chair will be subbing in Myrtle Beach The State

SC Senate panel rejects Gov. McMaster’s nominee Charlie Condon as Santee Cooper chair The Post and Courier

SC Senate rejects 2 governor appointees in 1 day AP

Bill allowing ‘Dreamers’ to pay in-state tuition, work in SC advances The Post and Courier

Mick Mulvaney not interested in another White House job: ‘I am the chief of staff’ The Post and Courier

Inside the battles that mark jury selection for Tim Jones’ death penalty trial The State

Anti-Semitic incidents ‘pervasive’ in the US, group says. How many were in NC and SC? The State



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