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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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  • 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.
  • Veto of R-4, H.3462 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2017-02-28)
    This veto message from Governor Henry McMaster vetoes a bill which extends the terms of members of Florence County School District Number Three school board due to constitutional concerns.
  • Executive order no. 2017-05 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2017-03-13)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster suspends Moshen A. Baddourah as City Councilman of Columbia.
  • Executive order no. 2017-04 

    South Carolina Office of the Governor; McMaster, Henry (South Carolina State Library, 2017)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster orders the State Election Commission to hold a special election to fill the vacancy in the office of the Fifth Congressional District due to the resignation of Representative ...
  • Executive order no. 2017-03 

    Haley, Nikki, 1972-; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2017-01-10)
    This executive order by Governor Nikki R. Haley grants leave with pay to state employees in certain counties from January 7, 2017 to January 9, 2017 due to the closing of state offices caused by hazardous weather conditions.
  • Executive order no. 2017-02 

    Haley, Nikki, 1972-; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2017-01-10)
    This executive order by Governor Nikki R. Haley orders the Department of Public Safety in conjunction with the Department of Transportation to waive certain size and weight restrictions for vehicles due to the emergency ...
  • Executive order no. 2017-01 

    Haley, Nikki, 1972-; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2017-01-06)
    This executive order by Governor Nikki R. Haley declares that a State of Emergency exists in South Carolina due to pending effects of severe winter weather. She further proclames that regulations deemed necessary to insure ...
  • State of the state address 

    Haley, Nikki, 1972-; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2017-01-11)
    Transcript of annual speech given by Governor Nikki R. Haley to both houses of the state legislature in joint opening session to report on the condition of the state of South Carolina.
  • State of the state address 

    Haley, Nikki, 1972-; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2016-01-20)
    Transcript of annual speech given by Governor Nikki R. Haley to both houses of the state legislature in joint opening session to report on the condition of the state of South Carolina.

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