Bills Assigned to Keyword - FOIA (4)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 5/6/2021


H 3254 Makes several changes to the current SC Freedom of Information ActSummary of the bill as introduced: Creates and outlines the duties of an Office of Freedom on Information Act Review within the Administrative Law Court and exempts data from law enforcement body-worn and dash cameras from the SC Freedom of Information Act.
Sponsor: Bill Taylor House Com: Judy Senate Com:
Status: House - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: FOIA House
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S 0285 Allows the data from a body-worn camera involving a loss of life to become subject to FOIA 30 days after the incidentSummary of the bill as introduced: Allows the data from a body-worn camera involving a loss of life to become subject to the SC Freedom of information Act 30 days after the incident.
Sponsor: Margie Matthews House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: FOIA Police Public Safety Senate
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S 0372 Requires municipalities to post certain information on their websitesSummary of the bill as introduced: Requires counties, municipalities and school districts to post certain information on their websites.
Sponsor: Scott Talley House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: FOIA Senate
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S 0396 Deletes the FOIA exemption for documents related to governmental efforts to attract businesses to the stateSummary of the bill as introduced: Deletes the SC Freedom of Information Act exemption for documents related to governmental efforts to attract businesses to the state.
Sponsor: Richard Harpootlian House Com: Senate Com: Judy
Status: Senate - Referred to Committee on Judiciary Status Date: 1/12/2021
Keywords: FOIA Senate
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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