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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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  • Executive budget, state of South Carolina Fiscal Year 2019-20 

    South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-01-14)
    Each year the Office of the Governor presents an Executive Budget to the General Assembly, consisting of a "complete and itemized plan of all proposed expenditures for each state department, bureau, division, officer, ...
  • State of South Carolina Governor's proclamation : Mental Health Month 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2018-05)
    Governor Henry McMaster declares May 2018 as Mental Health Month.
  • Inaugural address 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor; South Carolina. Governor (2017- : McMaster) (South Carolina State Library, 2019-01-09)
    Transcript of speech given by Governor Henry McMaster after his inauguration.
  • Executive order no. 2018-62 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2018-12-11)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster constitutes the South Carolina Floodwater Commission for the purpose of creating a state-wide flood accommodation, response and mitigation effort.
  • Executive order no. 2018-61 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2018-12-08)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster suspends the federal rules and regulations that restrict certain registration, permitting, length, width, weight, load, and hours of service requirements for vehicles responding ...
  • Executive order no. 2018-60 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2018-12-04)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster orders that the flags atop the State Capitol Building and on all state buildings shall be lowered to half-staff until December 30, 2018 in respect to the death of former ...
  • Executive order no. 2018-59 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2018-12-04)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster directs the transfer of the South Carolina Disaster Recovery Office, a temporary grant entity, along with its personnel and operating functions, to Admin.
  • Executive order no. 2018-58 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2018-11-19)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster declares vacant the office and seat previously held by Nicole H. Holland on the South Carolina Educational Television Commission.
  • Executive order no. 2018-56 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2018-11-14)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster orders that the flags atop the State Capitol Building be lowered to half-staff on Sunday, November 18, 2018, in honor of Elizabeth Johnston Patterson, daughter of former ...
  • Executive order no. 2018-55 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2018-11-14)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster orders that all flags on state buildings be lowered to half-staff from sunrise until sunset on Saturday, November 17, 2018, in tribute to Assistant Chief Dennis Straight of ...
  • Executive order no. 2018-54 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2018-10-30)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster declares vacant the office and seat previously held by James H. Harrison on the Board of Visitors of The Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina.
  • Executive order no. 2018-53 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2018-10-26)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster grants leave with pay to state employees in several counties for work missed on October 11, 2018, because the state offices were closed due to Hurricane Michael.
  • Executive order no. 2018-52 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2018-10-23)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster orders that all flags on state buildings be lowered to half-staff in honor of Investigator Farrah B. Turner of the Florence County Sheriff’s Office, who died in the line of duty.
  • Executive order no. 2018-51 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2018-10-17)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster reinstates Mohsen A. Baddourah as a member of the City Council of the City of Columbia.
  • Executive order no. 2018-50 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2018-10-15)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster constitutes the South Carolina Floodwater Commission (“Commission”) for the purpose of creating a state-wide flood accommodation, response and mitigation effort.
  • Executive order no. 2018-49 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2018-09-11)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster directs the South Carolina Department of Transportation, the South Carolina Department of Public Safety, and the State Transport Police, as needed, to suspend application and ...
  • Executive order no. 2018-48 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2018-10-09)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster declares that a State of Emergency exists in South Carolina due to the current flood waters, saturated ground, and potential for heavy rain and further impact that may occur ...
  • Executive order no. 2018-47 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2018-10-08)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster suspends the federal rules and regulations that establish certain registration, permitting, length, width, weight, and load requirements, as fully set forth below, for ...
  • Executive order no. 2018-42 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2018-09-24)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster declares that a State of Emergency exists in South Carolina and directs that the South Carolina Emergency Operations Plan be placed into effect. He also directs that all ...
  • Executive order no. 2018-41 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2018-09-21)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster orders that Nicole H. Holland shall be suspended from her office as a member of the South Carolina Educational Television Commission.

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