SC Legislative Update – 8.17.21
SC Legislative Update by Ben Homeyer Activity Updates Both bodies are heating up redistricting.  The Senate just concluded ten meetings all over the state to get input and the House is holding meetings both in Columbia and abroad.  These meetings will help determine the political lines.  Both bodies will begin to redraw districts in the...
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SC Legislative Update – 8.2.21
SC Legislative Update By Ben Homeyer Activity Updates South Carolina is currently in a political lull with the General Assembly out of session.  The plan is for them to return next month and begin taking up the next phase of the American Recovery dollars that are set aside for the State.  AccelerateSC, the Governor’s task...
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SC Legislative Update – 7.15.21
SC Legislative Update By Ben Homeyer Activity Updates South Carolina DHEC has put out for public comment potential changes to batch plants.  DHEC reached out to CRMCA and Caroline Sutton in March to have our comments included prior to the public period and once again in June.  CRMCA provided information to the agency which based...
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House Passes Surface Reauthorization
Members of the Board of Directors and Government Affairs Committee: This week, the House of Representatives passed a five-year surface reauthorization – just days after a bipartisan group of Senators announced an agreement with the White House to advance a federal infrastructure investment. Here is an update on the surface reauthorization and infrastructure dynamics in...
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SC Legislative Update – 6.28.21
SC Legislative Update By Ben Homeyer The State will conclude its budget work this week and it will be in place to begin the new fiscal year July 1.  The General Assembly plans to take the next two months just for sub-committee hearings but will not meet again in regular session until September.  One of...
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