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H*3402 Concurrent Resolution, By Felder, Allison, Arrington, Bennett, Bernstein, Cobb-Hunter, Crawford, Davis, Dillard, Douglas, Erickson, Funderburk, Henderson, Henegan, Knight, Norrell, Parks, Robinson-Simpson and Thayer
Summary: SC United Teal and White Lobby Day
A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION TO DECLARE JANUARY 18, 2017, “SC UNITED IN TEAL & WHITE LOBBY DAY” IN SOUTH CAROLINA AND ENCOURAGE ALL CITIZENS TO BE AWARE OF THE NEED FOR EARLY SCREENING FOR CERVICAL CANCER.
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01/11/17 House Introduced, adopted, sent to Senate (House Journal-page 32)
01/12/17 Senate Introduced (Senate Journal-page 3)
01/12/17 Senate Referred to Committee on Medical Affairs (Senate Journal-page 3)
01/26/17 Senate Recalled from Committee on Medical Affairs (Senate Journal-page 4)
01/31/17 Senate Adopted, returned to House with concurrence (Senate Journal-page 34)
H*3432 Resolution, By Felder, Delleney, King, D.C. Moss, V.S. Moss, B. Newton, Norman, Pope and Simrill
Summary: Nation Ford High School Marching Band
A HOUSE RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE AND HONOR THE NATION FORD HIGH SCHOOL MARCHING BAND, BAND DIRECTORS, AND SCHOOL OFFICIALS FOR AN OUTSTANDING SEASON AND TO COMMEND THEM FOR WINNING THE 2016 SOUTH CAROLINA BAND DIRECTORS ASSOCIATION CLASS AAAA STATE CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE.
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01/12/17 House Introduced and adopted (House Journal-page 414)
H*3433 Resolution, By Felder, Delleney, King, D.C. Moss, V.S. Moss, B. Newton, Norman, Pope and Simrill
Summary: Nation Ford High School Marching Band
A HOUSE RESOLUTION TO EXTEND THE PRIVILEGE OF THE FLOOR OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES TO THE NATION FORD HIGH SCHOOL MARCHING BAND OF YORK COUNTY WITH THE BAND DIRECTORS AND SCHOOL OFFICIALS, AT A DATE AND TIME TO BE DETERMINED BY THE SPEAKER, FOR THE PURPOSE OF BEING RECOGNIZED AND CONGRATULATED FOR CAPTURING THE 2016 SOUTH CAROLINA BAND DIRECTORS ASSOCIATION CLASS AAAA STATE CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE.
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01/12/17 House Introduced and adopted (House Journal-page 415)
H*3586 Resolution, By Felder, Pope, B. Newton, Simrill, Delleney, King, D.C. Moss, V.S. Moss and Norman
Summary: Don Murfin
A HOUSE RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE AND COMMEND DON MURFIN OF YORK COUNTY FOR HIS WORK AS FOUNDER AND OPERATOR OF THE COMMUNITY CAFES IN FORT MILL AND LAKE WYLIE AND FOR WINNING AARP SOUTH CAROLINA’S COVETED ANDRUS AWARD FOR COMMUNITY SERVICE.
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01/25/17 House Introduced and adopted (House Journal-page 35)
H 3600 General Bill, By Felder, B. Newton, Pope, Simrill, D.C. Moss, V.S. Moss, King, Delleney and Norman
Similar (S 0061)
Summary: Katherine “Katie” Johnson
A BILL TO AMEND SECTION 1-11-720, AS AMENDED, CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, RELATING TO ELIGIBILITY FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE STATE HEALTH PLAN, SO AS TO ALLOW EMPLOYEES AND RETIREES, AND THEIR DEPENDENTS, OF ANY POLITICAL SUBDIVISION OF THE STATE TO PARTICIPATE IN THE STATE HEALTH PLAN.
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01/31/17 House Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 9)
01/31/17 House Referred to Committee on Ways and Means (House Journal-page 9)
H*3787 Concurrent Resolution, By Felder, Delleney, King, D.C. Moss, V.S. Moss, B. Newton, Norman, Pope and Simrill
Summary: Love the Anne Springs Close Greenway Month
A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION TO DECLARE APRIL 2017 AS “LOVE THE ANNE SPRINGS CLOSE GREENWAY MONTH” IN SOUTH CAROLINA AND TO ENCOURAGE ALL CITIZENS OF THE PALMETTO STATE TO VISIT AND ENJOY THIS BEAUTIFUL NATURE PRESERVE AND RECREATIONAL PARK IN FORT MILL.
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02/16/17 House Introduced, adopted, sent to Senate (House Journal-page 8)
02/21/17 Senate Introduced (Senate Journal-page 14)
02/21/17 Senate Referred to Committee on Agriculture and Natural Resources (Senate Journal-page 14)
03/15/17 Senate Recalled from Committee on Agriculture and Natural Resources (Senate Journal-page 4)
03/15/17 Senate Adopted, returned to House with concurrence (Senate Journal-page 4)
H*3844 Resolution, By Felder, Delleney, King, D.C. Moss, V.S. Moss, B. Newton, Pope and Simrill
Summary: Ross F. Lordo
A HOUSE RESOLUTION TO RECOGNIZE AND HONOR ROSS F. LORDO OF YORK COUNTY AND TO CONGRATULATE HIM FOR BEING ELECTED PRESIDENT OF THE STUDENT BODY OF THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA.
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02/23/17 House Introduced and adopted (House Journal-page 27)
H 3920 General Bill, By Felder and Funderburk
Summary: Child abuse
A BILL TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 59-63-85 SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT BEGINNING WITH THE 2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR, ALL PUBLIC SCHOOLS, INCLUDING CHARTER SCHOOLS, SHALL POST AT LEAST FIVE SIGNS THAT PROVIDE TELEPHONE NUMBERS AND RELATED INFORMATION FOR REPORTING INCIDENTS OF CHILD ABUSE, NEGLECT, AND EXPLOITATION; AND TO PROVIDE DETAILS CONCERNING THE CONTENT, PLACEMENT, AND APPEARANCE OF THE SIGNS; AND BY AMENDING SECTION 63-7-910, RELATING TO A TOLL-FREE NUMBER FOR THE REFERRAL OF INCIDENTS OF CHILD ABUSE OR NEGLECT THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES MAY MAINTAIN, SO AS TO REQUIRE THE DEPARTMENT TO MAINTAIN SUCH A SERVICE AND TO INCLUDE CHILD EXPLOITATION AMONG THE CATEGORIES OF REPORTABLE INCIDENTS FOR WHICH THE SERVICE IS INTENDED.
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03/07/17 House Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 75)
03/07/17 House Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works (House Journal-page 75)
H*3969 (Rat #0130, Act #0094 of 2017) General Bill, By Felder and Allison
Similar (S 0534)
Summary: Education Oversight Committee
AN ACT TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 59-18-1940 SO AS TO PROVIDE THE EDUCATION OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE SHALL DESIGN AND PILOT CERTAIN DISTRICT ACCOUNTABILITY MODELS THAT FOCUS ON COMPETENCY-BASED EDUCATION; BY ADDING SECTION 59-18-1950 SO AS TO PROVIDE FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A STATE LONGITUDINAL DATA SYSTEM FOR MEASURING THE CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT OF PUBLIC EDUCATION AND THE COLLEGE READINESS AND CAREER READINESS OF PUBLIC SCHOOL GRADUATES, AND TO PROVIDE RELATED FINDINGS; BY ADDING SECTION 59-18-1960 SO AS TO PROVIDE THE MEASURING OF STUDENT PROGRESS OR GROWTH USING A VALUE-ADDED SYSTEM; TO AMEND SECTION 59-18-100, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE PURPOSE OF THE ACCOUNTABILITY SYSTEM IN THE EDUCATION ACCOUNTABILITY ACT, SO AS TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL PURPOSES CONCERNING THE PROFILE OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA GRADUATE; TO AMEND SECTION 59-18-120, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO DEFINITIONS IN THE EDUCATION ACCOUNTABILITY ACT, SO AS TO REVISE AND ADD DEFINED TERMS; TO AMEND SECTION 59-18-310, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE STATEWIDE ASSESSMENT PROGRAM FOR MEASURING STUDENT PERFORMANCE, SO AS TO DELETE OBSOLETE LANGUAGE AND TO DELETE PROVISIONS CONCERNING THE TIMING FOR ADMINISTERING CERTAIN ASSESSMENTS; TO AMEND SECTION 59-18-320, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE ADMINISTRATION OF CERTAIN STATEWIDE STANDARDS-BASED ASSESSMENTS, SO AS TO DELETE OBSOLETE PROVISIONS CONCERNING THE NO CHILD LEFT BEHIND ACT, AND TO DELETE PROVISIONS CONCERNING PERFORMANCE LEVEL RESULTS IN VARIOUS CORE SUBJECT AREAS; TO AMEND SECTION 59-18-325, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO COLLEGE AND CAREER READINESS SUMMATIVE ASSESSMENTS, SO AS TO REVISE PROCUREMENT AND ADMINISTRATION PROVISIONS AND THE TIME AFTER WHICH RESULTS OF SUCH ASSESSMENTS MAY BE INCLUDED IN SCHOOL RATINGS; TO AMEND SECTION 59-18-340, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE MANDATORY PROVISION OF STATE-FUNDED ASSESSMENTS, SO AS TO DELETE ONE SUCH ASSESSMENT AND INCLUDE TWO ADDITIONAL ASSESSMENTS; TO AMEND SECTION 59-18-360, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO ASSESSMENT REPORTS, SO AS TO REVISE DEADLINES; TO AMEND SECTION 59-18-900, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE COMPREHENSIVE ANNUAL REPORT CARD FOR SCHOOLS, SO AS TO PROVIDE IT IS WEB-BASED, TO REVISE THE PURPOSES OF THE REPORT CARD, TO REVISE AND DEFINE CATEGORIES OF ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE RATINGS, TO PROVIDE THE SAME CATEGORIES ALSO MUST BE ASSIGNED TO INDIVIDUAL INDICATORS USED TO MEASURE SCHOOL PERFORMANCE, TO MAKE THE USE OF STUDENT SCORES IN CALCULATING SCHOOL RATINGS BE OPTIONAL INSTEAD OF MANDATORY, TO DELETE STUDENT PERFORMANCE LEVELS, TO PROVIDE THE REPORT CARD MUST INCLUDE INDICATORS THAT MEET FEDERAL LAW REQUIREMENTS, TO INCLUDE DROPOUT RETENTION DATA AND ACCESS TO TECHNOLOGY AMONG THE TYPES OF INFORMATION THAT SHOULD BE INCLUDED IN REPORT CARDS, AND TO REVISE REQUIREMENTS FOR RELATED SCHOOL IMPROVEMENT COUNCIL REPORTS; TO AMEND SECTION 59-18-910, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO COMPREHENSIVE CYCLICAL REVIEWS OF THE ACCOUNTABILITY SYSTEM, SO AS TO REQUIRE THE INCLUSION OF CERTAIN RECOMMENDATIONS DETERMINING THE READINESS OF GRADUATING STUDENTS IN CERTAIN CATEGORIES RELATED TO THE PROFILE OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA GRADUATE; TO AMEND SECTION 59-18-920, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO CHARTER SCHOOLS, SO AS TO PROVIDE DATA REQUIRED OF A CHARTER SCHOOL MAY BE USED TO DEVELOP A RATING OF THE SCHOOL, TO DELETE EXISTING PROVISIONS CONCERNING THE CHARTER SCHOOL RATINGS, TO DELETE PROVISIONS PROHIBITING USE OF CHARTER SCHOOL STUDENT PERFORMANCE IN A DISTRICT’S OVERALL PERFORMANCE RATINGS; TO AMEND SECTION 59-18-930, AS AMENDED, RELATING TO THE REQUIREMENT THAT THE DEPARTMENT ANNUALLY ISSUE AN EXECUTIVE SUMMARY OF THE REPORT CARD, SO AS TO PROVIDE THE DEPARTMENT INSTEAD MAY PUBLISH THE REPORT ON ITS WEBSITE IN A CERTAIN MANNER, AND TO PROVIDE CERTAIN NATIONAL ASSESSMENT SCORES MAY BE INCLUDED; AND TO REPEAL SECTION 59-18-950 RELATING TO CRITERIA FOR SCHOOL DISTRICT AND HIGH SCHOOL RATINGS. – ratified title
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03/13/17 House Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 12)
03/13/17 House Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works (House Journal-page 12)
03/29/17 House Committee report: Favorable with amendment Education and Public Works (House Journal-page 48)
03/30/17 Scrivener’s error corrected
04/05/17 House Amended (House Journal-page 13)
04/05/17 House Read second time (House Journal-page 34)
04/05/17 House Roll call Yeas-104 Nays-5 (House Journal-page 38)
04/06/17 House Read third time and sent to Senate (House Journal-page 4)
04/06/17 Scrivener’s error corrected
04/11/17 Senate Introduced and read first time (Senate Journal-page 7)
04/11/17 Senate Referred to Committee on Education (Senate Journal-page 7)
04/20/17 Senate Recalled from Committee on Education (Senate Journal-page 4)
05/04/17 Senate Amended (Senate Journal-page 26)
05/05/17 Scrivener’s error corrected
05/08/17 Scrivener’s error corrected
05/08/17 Senate Amended (Senate Journal-page 35)
05/09/17 Scrivener’s error corrected
05/09/17 Senate Read second time (Senate Journal-page 15)
05/10/17 Senate Amended (Senate Journal-page 29)
05/10/17 Senate Read third time and returned to House with amendments (Senate Journal-page 29)
05/10/17 Senate Roll call Ayes-44 Nays-0 (Senate Journal-page 29)
05/10/17 House Non-concurrence in Senate amendment (House Journal-page 58)
05/10/17 House Roll call Yeas-0 Nays-98 (House Journal-page 61)
05/11/17 Senate Senate insists upon amendment and conference committee appointed Hembree, John Matthews, Talley (Senate Journal-page 22)
05/11/17 House Conference committee appointed Allison, Felder, Brown (House Journal-page 12)
06/06/17 House Conference report received and adopted
06/06/17 House Roll call Yeas-103 Nays-0
06/06/17 Senate Conference report adopted (Senate Journal-page 70)
06/06/17 Senate Roll call Ayes-40 Nays-0 (Senate Journal-page 73)
06/06/17 House Ordered enrolled for ratification
06/06/17 Ratified R 130
06/10/17 Signed By Governor
06/15/17 Effective date 6/10/17
06/20/17 Act No. 94
H 4001 Joint Resolution, By Felder, Simrill, Pope, B. Newton, Daning, Arrington, Bennett and Davis
Summary: Bonds
A JOINT RESOLUTION TO PROVIDE LOCAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS, CONTINGENT UPON VOTER APPROVAL IN THE 2018 GENERAL ELECTION, MAY ISSUE CERTAIN GENERAL OBLIGATION BONDS TO PAY OPERATING EXPENSES FOR FISCAL YEARS 2019-2020, 2020-2021, AND 2021-2022, TO PROVIDE REQUIREMENTS FOR THE BONDS, TO PROVIDE FOR THE PAYMENT OF THE BONDS BY LEVYING A TAX WITHOUT LIMIT ON ALL TAXABLE PROPERTY IN THE SCHOOL DISTRICT SUFFICIENT TO PAY THE PRINCIPAL OF AND INTEREST ON THE BONDS AS THEY RESPECTIVELY MATURE AND TO CREATE A SINKING FUND AS MAY BE NECESSARY FOR THEM, TO PROVIDE PRINCIPAL AND INTEREST OF THE BONDS ARE TAX EXEMPT, TO PROVIDE FOR THE MANNER BY WHICH PROCEEDS DERIVED FROM SALES OF THE BONDS MUST BE USED, TO PROVIDE POWERS AND AUTHORIZATIONS CONFERRED TO SCHOOL DISTRICTS UNDER THIS JOINT RESOLUTION ARE CUMULATIVE TO THEIR EXISTING POWERS AND AUTHORIZATIONS, TO PROVIDE NO ADDITIONAL ELECTIONS OR OTHER ACTIONS ARE REQUIRED FOR SCHOOL DISTRICTS TO ISSUE THE BONDS, AND TO PROVIDE THE PROVISIONS OF THIS JOINT RESOLUTION APPLY NOTWITHSTANDING THE PROVISIONS OF THE SCHOOL BOND ACT.
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03/15/17 House Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 8)
03/15/17 House Referred to Committee on Ways and Means (House Journal-page 8)
H 4245 Concurrent Resolution, By Felder, B. Newton, Simrill, King, Pope, Delleney and D.C. Moss
Summary: Congressional Medal of Honor recipient Kyle J. White DMV facility
A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION TO REQUEST THE DEPARTMENT OF MOTOR VEHICLES NAME A DEPARTMENT FACILITY IN HONOR OF CONGRESSIONAL MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT KYLE J. WHITE AND PLACE APPROPRIATE MARKERS OR SIGNS AT THAT FACILITY CONTAINING THIS DESIGNATION.
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05/03/17 House Introduced (House Journal-page 78)
05/03/17 House Referred to Committee on Invitations and Memorial Resolutions (House Journal-page 78)
05/04/17 House Committee report: Favorable Invitations and Memorial Resolutions (House Journal-page 100)
05/09/17 House Adopted, sent to Senate (House Journal-page 143)
05/10/17 Senate Introduced (Senate Journal-page 5)
05/10/17 Senate Referred to Committee on Transportation (Senate Journal-page 5)
Session 122 – (2017-2018)
(PRIME) Representative Felder
  GENERAL
BILLS
JOINT
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RESOLUTIONS TOTAL
PASSED 1 0 2 4 7
NOT PASSED 2 1 1 0 4
TOTAL 3 1 3 4 11