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Legislative Update for Week of 3/24/15-3/26/15

Here are the highlights from the last week’s action in the Senate – Turkey Hunting Season and Bag Limit – The Senate and House of Representatives agreed on a final version of H. 3118.  Starting next season, the hunting season for male wild turkeys will be March 20 – May 5. Also, there will be […]

Legislative Update for Week of 3/17/15-3/19/15

Here are the highlights from the last week’s action in the Senate – More consideration for judicial and university board candidates – The Senate passed S. 374 and S. 436, bills that would allow legislators more time to evaluate the qualifications of candidates for judgeships and university board positions before being hounded for commitments. Currently, the […]

Legislative Update for Week of 3/10/15-3/12/15

Here are the highlights from the last week’s action in the Senate – Ban on powdered alcohol – Powdered alcohol is growing in popularity across the country, typically by mixing the powder in a non-alcoholic drink. The alcohol concentration is less than what you would find in most alcoholic drinks, but the concern is that […]

Legislative Update for Week of 3/3/15-3/5/15

Here are the highlights from the last week’s action in the Senate – South Carolina State University – In light of the recent financial chaos at South Carolina State University, the Senate spent a good bit of time debating S. 475 , a resolution that would fire the entire Board of Trustees and create a new […]