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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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  • State of South Carolina Governor's proclamation : Native American Heritage Month 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-11)
    This proclamation from Governor Henry McMaster proclaims November 2019 as Native American Heritage Month.
  • State of South Carolina Governor's proclamation : Alcohol Awareness Month 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2017-03-31)
    This proclamation from Governor Henry McMaster proclaims April 2017 as Alcohol Awareness Month throughout the state and encourages all South Carolinians to support efforts that prevent alcohol abuse and underage drinking ...
  • Executive order no. 2019-36 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-10-25)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster declares vacant the office of Sheriff of Greenville County and appoints Johnny Mack Brown to serve as Sheriff of Greenville County until a special election is held to elect ...
  • Executive order no. 2019-35 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-10-07)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster orders that all flags on state buildings be lowered to half-staff from sunrise until sunset on Tuesday, October 8, 2019, in tribute to Fire Engineer Paul E. Quattlebaum, Jr. ...
  • Executive order no. 2019-34 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-10-02)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster authorizes leave with pay for affected state employees who were absent from work due to the state of emergency and hazardous weather conditions associated with Hurricane Dorian.
  • Executive order no. 2019-05 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-01-22)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster authorizes leave with pay for affected state employees who were absent from work as directed on December 10 and 11, 2018 due to hazardous weather conditions and corresponding ...
  • Executive order no. 2019-33 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-09-20)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster orders that the flags atop the State Capitol Building be lowered to half-staff from sunrise until sunset on Monday, September 23, 2019, in honor of the passing of Dr. Emily ...
  • Executive order no. 2019-32 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-09-20)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster orders that the flags atop the State Capitol Building be lowered to halfstaff from sunrise until sunset on Sunday, September 22, 2019, in honor of the passing of A. Lane ...
  • Executive order no. 2019-31 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-09-06)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster rescinds the evacuations orders previously issued as well as the closing of state offices and schools.
  • Executive order no. 2019-30 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-09-05)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster rescinds the evacuation orders issued in earlier orders as well as rescinding the closings of state governments and schools.
  • Executive order no. 2019-29 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-09-01)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster orders the closure of all state government offices and public schools, to include state-supported colleges, universities, and technical colleges, in the following counties: ...
  • Executive order no. 2019-28 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-09-01)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster orders the evacuation, effective at noon, September 2, 2019, of all persons located in certain evacuation zones and directs that specified units of the South Carolina National ...
  • Executive order no. 2019-27 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-09-01)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster orders a mandatory medical evacuation of all healthcare facilities licensed by DHEC and located in certain evacuation zones.
  • Executive order no. 2019-25 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-08-30)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster declares that an emergency exists in the State of South Carolina and suspends the federal rules and regulations that establish certain registration, permitting, length, ...
  • Executive order no. 2019-24 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-08-27)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster appoints Angela C. Topper to serve as Coroner of Hampton County.
  • Executive order no. 2019-23 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-08-26)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster orders that an election shall be held on November 5, 2019, to determine whether part of Georgetown County shall be annexed or transferred to Horry County.
  • Executive order no. 2019-22 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-08-01)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster creates and establishes the South Carolina 2020 Complete Count Committee.
  • Executive order no. 2019-21 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-06-20)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster directs that all Cabinet agencies shall conduct a comprehensive review of existing FOIA policies, practices, and procedures to ensure that the same are compliant with both ...
  • Executive order no. 2019-20 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-05-29)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster suspends John Corey Jackson from the office of Mayor of the City of Dillon.
  • Executive order no. 2019-19 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-05-22)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster approves the April 09, 2019 South Carolina Emergency Operations Plan.

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