Monthly Archives: January 2019

South Carolina Senator Introduces Bill to Establish Commission on Federalism

On January 22, 2019 in the South Carolina General Assembly 123nd Session, Senator Rex Rice introduced a bill to add a Joint Commission on Federalism under Chapter 81, of Title 2 of the Code of Laws of South Carolina. Positive Citizen Impact: If amended, the Joint Commission on Federalism will be responsible for evaluating and reporting on any federal law that is found to violate the principle of federalism as follows: “(1) affecting the distribution of power and responsibility among […]