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The Office of the Governor operates pursuant to Article IV, Sections 1-21 of the South Carolina Constitution and SC Code of Laws 1-3-10, et seq. The Executive Control of State is comprised of the Governor, the Governor’s senior advisors, and support staff.

The senior advisors assist the Governor in formulating policy and carrying out his initiative through legislation, executive order, and policy statements. Programmatic responsibilities of the Office of Executive Policy and Programs are coordinated through the Executive Control of State.

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  • Signing Statement – H.3726 

    South Carolina Office of the Governor; McMaster, Henry (South Carolina State Library, 2017-04-25)
    This signing statement addresses South Carolina's $22 billion unfunded pension liability.
  • Veto of R-127, S.662 

    South Carolina Office of the Governor; McMaster, Henry (South Carolina State Library, 2017-06-09)
    Governor Henry McMaster vetoes a bill that seeks to consolidate public school districts in Orangeburg County,
  • Veto of R-128, H.3720 

    South Carolina Office of the Governor; McMaster, Henry (South Carolina State Library, 2017-06-12)
    Governor Henry McMaster vetoes certain line items from the FY 2017-18 General Appropriations Act including housekeeping, promoting sustainable health services, responsible use of taxpayer dollars, protecting natural capital, ...
  • Veto of R-51, H.3516 

    South Carolina Office of the Governor; McMaster, Henry (South Carolina State Library, 2017-05-09)
    Governor Henry McMaster vetoes a bill that raises the gas tax in an effort to address the needs of South Carolina's roads, bridges and highways.
  • Executive order no. 2017-09 

    South Carolina Office of the Governor; McMaster, Henry (South Carolina State Library, 2017-04-20)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster establishes a regulatory framework to promote responsible regulation directing agencies to: utilize a four-part test in promulgating new regulations ; work with the Governor's ...
  • Executive order no. 2017-08 

    South Carolina Office of the Governor; McMaster, Henry (South Carolina State Library, 2017-04-19)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster establishes the South Carolina Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity Executive Oversight Group.
  • Executive order no. 2017-07 

    South Carolina Office of the Governor; McMaster, Henry (South Carolina State Library, 2017-04-11)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster appoints Cindy L. Chitty to serve as treasurer of Dorchester County due to the death of treasurer Mary L. Pearson.
  • Executive order no. 2017-06 

    South Carolina Office of the Governor; McMaster, Henry (South Carolina State Library, 2017-04-10)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster grants leave with pay to state employees absent from work as directed on April 3, 2017 and April 5, 2017, as a result of hazardous weather conditions for the following counties: ...
  • South Carolina Public Servant Recognition Week 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2017-04)
    This proclamation from Governor Henry McMaster proclaims May 7-13, 2017 as South Carolina Public Servant Recognition Week and May 9, 2017 as South Carolina Public Servant Recognition Day.
  • Veto of R-2, S.310 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2017-02-28)
    Because of constitutional issues, this veto message from Governor Henry McMaster vetoes a bill which seeks to allow the town of Camden to annex a specific parcel of commercial real property from the county of Kershaw.

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