Judiciary Committee, South Carolina House of Representatives

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The Judiciary Committee is a standing committee of the South Carolina House of Representatives.

Per Section 1.9 of the House Rules, committees of the South Carolina House of Representatives are assigned by the Speaker of the House.[1] Committees are assigned at the start of the new session following the election of Senate members.[2] The Chairman of each standing committee shall be elected by its members. If a vacancy should occur in the committee's chairmanship, the new chairman will be elected among the remaining committee members.[1] The Speaker, Speaker Pro Tempore and the Clerk of the House shall serve as ex officio members of the Operations and Management Committee.[2]

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: A House Resolution


2015 legislative session

The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2015 legislative session.

Judiciary Committee Members, 2015
Democratic members (9)Republican members (15)
James E. Smith, Jr., First Vice ChairF. Gregory "Greg" Delleney, Jr., Chair
Joseph A. "Joe" McEachernChristopher J. "Chris" Murphy, Second Vice Chair
Beth BernsteinKirkman Finlay, III
J. David WeeksStephen Goldfinch, Jr.
J. Seth WhipperDennis Moss
J. David WeeksRalph Shealy Kennedy, Jr.
J. Todd RutherfordWendy K. Nanney
Walton J. McLeodDonna Wood
Laurie Slade FunderburkAnne J. Thayer
Edward R. "Eddie" Tallon, Sr.
Weston J. Newton
Doug Brannon
Peter M. McCoy, Jr.
Jenny Anderson Horne
Bruce W. Bannister




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