Note: Ballotpedia will be read-only from 9pm CST on February 25-March 5 while Judgepedia is merged into Ballotpedia.
For status updates, visit lucyburns.org.
Ballotpedia's coverage of elections held on March 3, 2015, was limited. Select races were covered live, and all results will be added once the merger is complete.

South Carolina transparency legislation

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Here you will find a collection of transparency legislation in South Carolina.

2009

See also: South Carolina Freedom of Information Act

House Bill 3537[1] seeks to require South Carolina school districts to pay for random performance audits meant to ensure that district spending is consistent with stated district goals. This bill was inspired by a controversy in Spartenburg District 7 where the board secretly decided to pay a country club $325,000 so that district golf teams could play there.[2]

2008

  • South Carolina Senate Bill 896/HB 4356 (2008) also known as the "Appropriations Bill Earmark Disclosure Act."

References

  1. Text and Status of HB3537
  2. Audits and information, Go Upstate, February 16, 2009