Looking back – What’s coming this week Feb. 23rd

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Week in review/ Looking forward week of February 23rd   

Last week:

The Senate had second readings on S.469 (Jasper County Board of Education), H.3118 (Department of Natural Resources), S.160 (Funeral Directors) and S. 397 (State Income Tax Laws and Internal Revenue Code). There was al...[Read More]

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Katrina Shealy: To protect women SC must take guns out of abusers’ hands

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Last week, my colleagues took an important first step in standing up for public safety and protecting women and families when the Senate Judiciary Committee approved S.3 by a vote of 19-2. This life-saving bill would protect South Carolinians by prohibiting convicted domestic abusers from possessing firearms.

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Senator Wes Hayes To Hold Public Meeting

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February 2, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: 803-212-6240

 

Senator Wes Hayes To Hold Public Meeting

Rock Hill, S.C. – Senator Wes Hayes will hold a public meeting Monda...[Read More]

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Week in review- looking ahead

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Week in review- looking forward to week of February 3rd

Statewide Session

  • Ratification of two constitutional amendments- Appointment of the Adjutant General by the Governor and the Senate authority to authorize raffles
  • Thir...[Read More]

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Week in review- Looking forward to week of Janurary 26th

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Week in review/ Looking forward week of January 26th

Judiciary Committee

  • Ethics Reform- S.1 was passed out of the Judiciary Committee.
  • There are three main components of this bill. 1) Restructuring of the State Ethics Commission; 2) Clarification of the rules of conduct and disclosure req...[Read More]

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Governor Nikki Haley’s State of the State Address

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Last night the members of the South Carolina Senate Republican Caucus along with other Members of the General Assembly attended Governor Haley's State of the State. Governor Haley layed out her plan for the next four years as well as reflecting on the past and how far South Carolina has come.

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Senate Judiciary passes Criminal Domestic Violence Bill

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Recognizing the need for immediate movement on the issue of domestic violence, the Senate Judiciary today passed legislation that would get tougher on offenders, as well as restrict gun ownership for many of those convicted of criminal domestic violence

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2015 Inaugural Gala

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The Caucus Members had a great time at the 2015 Inaugural Gala last week. We are looking forward to working with the Governor this year! [Read More]

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