Bills Assigned to Keyword - FOIA (6)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 4/9/2021


H 3201 Requires a county, municipality or school district to post certain information on its websiteSummary of the bill as introduced: Requires a county, municipality or school district to post certain information on its website, develop a website database for information and make the information easily accessible on the website.
Sponsor: Jason Elliott House Com: Judy Senate Com:
Status: House - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Fry, Crawford Status Date: 3/6/2019
Keywords: FOIA General Governance House
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H 3259 Removes the exemption from the Freedom of Information Act for members of the General Assembly and their immediate staffSummary of the bill as introduced: Removes the exemption from the Freedom of Information Act for members of the General Assembly and their immediate staff.
Sponsor: Weston Newton House Com: Judy Senate Com:
Status: House - Member(s) request name added as sponsor: Rose Status Date: 3/19/2019
Keywords: FOIA House
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H 3448 Creates the Office of Freedom of Information Act Review in the Administrative Law CourtSummary of the bill as introduced: Creates the Office of Freedom of Information Act Review in the Administrative Law Court to enforce the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act.
Sponsor: Bill Taylor House Com: Judy Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/8/2019
Keywords: FOIA Week of 01.07.2019
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S 0289 Requires a county, municipality or school district to post certain information on its websiteSummary of the bill as introduced: Requires a county, municipality or school district to post certain information on its website, develop a website database for information and make the information easily accessible on the website.
Sponsor: Scott Talley House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/8/2019
Keywords: FOIA General Governance Senate
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S 0453 Repeals sections of the law exempting certain matters and closed meetings of public bodies from the Freedom of Information Act Summary of the bill as introduced: Repeals sections of the law exempting certain matters and closed meetings of public bodies from the Freedom of Information Act.
Sponsor: Richard Harpootlian House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/29/2019
Keywords: FOIA Week of 01.28.2019
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S 0637 Requires the results of a toxicology report on a state or local government employee be released if the report was the result of an accident or incidentSummary of the bill as introduced: Requires the results of a toxicology report on a state or local government employee be released to the public if the report was the result of an accident or incident while in the course of employment.
Sponsor: Thomas Davis House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 3/12/2019
Keywords: FOIA Week of 03.11.2019
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Municipal Association of South Carolina
1411 Gervais St., PO Box 12109, Columbia, SC 29211
Phone: 803.799.9574, Fax: 803.933.1299, mail@masc.sc