SC Legislative Update – 6.17.21
SC Legislative Update By Ben Homeyer Activity Updates Budget conference committee continues to meet to finalize the 2021 state budget. A number of items pertaining to the department of motor vehicles, the department of transportation, and the department of commerce are still in flux. Dollars for state technical colleges which will go to workforce are...
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SC Legislative Update – 6.1.21
SC Legislative Update By Ben Homeyer Activity Updates While session is officially over, the GA assembly and its committees continue to meet.  The House Ways and Means Committee has been holding sub-committee hearings on the budget and will meet in full committee Wednesday June 2.  At that time, they will present their second version of...
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SC Legislative Update – 5.21.21
SC Legislative Update By Ben Homeyer Activity Updates While session officially ended last Thursday, the GA assembly and its committees will continue to meet.  The House Ways and Means Committee has been holding sub-committee hearings on the budget and will continue to do so all next week.  The Santee Cooper conference committee will meet next...
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SC Legislative Update – 5.10.21
SC Legislative Update By Ben Homeyer Activity Updates We are fast approaching the final week of session.  This is a bit of a misnomer as the House has already announced they will come back the week of May 24th to take up their new version of the budget in committee. The week of June 8th...
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SC Legislative Update – 4.29.21
SC Legislative Update By Ben Homeyer Activity Updates Senate Finance passed their version of the budget this week with the intent of the full Senate debating the measure beginning next week.   Items of note in the budget are dollars for the Be Pro Be Proud program at SCDEW.  $40 million to build all new...
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