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State House Daybook: March 5, 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.
Follow reporter Gavin Jackson's Twitter for the latest legislative coverage.
Combined meeting schedule
9:00 a.m. House 3-M Subcommittee IV, Social Services, Mental Health and Children's Affairs, Blatt Room 427, Agenda Available
9:00 a.m. House Business, Commerce, and Administration Subcommittee of the Regulations and Administrative Procedures Committee, Blatt Room 321, Agenda Available
9:30 a.m. House Invitations and Memorial Resolutions Committee, Blatt Room 505
10:00 a.m. House of Representatives, State House, House Chamber, Live Broadcast
11:00 a.m., Senate, State House, Senate Chamber, Live Broadcast
11:15 a.m. Gov. Henry McMaster will join S.C. Department of Juvenile Justice (SCDJJ) Director Freddie Pough to visit and tour SCDJJ facilities and speak with members of the media about recent reforms made at the agency. SCDJJ headquarters, 4900 Broad River Road, Columbia, S.C.
Episodes of This Week In South Carolina
SC governor, lawmakers push 12 weeks of paid family leave for state employees The State
After 8 weeks of debate, SC Senate OKs huge education bill AP
After eight weeks of gridlock, SC Senate to send House its education bill The State
After 8 weeks of debate, SC senators pass bill that aims to start fixing K-12 education The Post and Courier
Trump campaign launching TV ad in South Carolina after North Charleston rally The Post and Courier
Black voters, ‘Whole Foods moms’ and an anti-Trump base: Biden builds coalition that could boost Democrats in November The Washington Post
Taxpayers likely on hook for $4.5 million Jasper Co. cleanup. Could it happen again? The Island Packet
SC health agency asks 49 people to monitor for coronavirus symptoms as COVID-19 spreads The Post and Courier
Fentanyl trafficking isn’t a crime under SC law. But it soon might be. The Post and Courier
York County region schools, college prepare for potential SC coronavirus cases The Herald
Coronavirus Containment Is ‘Unlikely Outcome’ as Spread Grows World-Wide