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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 order no. 2019-14 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-04-08)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster orders that the flags atop the State Capitol Building and on all state buildings be lowered to half-staff from sunrise on Monday, April 15, 2019, until sunset on Tuesday, ...
  • Executive order no. 2019-13 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-03-22)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster authorizes leave with pay for affected state employees who were absent from work as directed on January 30, 2019, as a result of a winter storm.
  • Executive order no. 2019-12 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-03-20)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster appoints Darryl M. Ables to serve as Coroner of Aiken County.
  • Executive order no. 2019-11 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-03-13)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster orders that a special election shall be held on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, to fill a vacancy on the Town Council for the Town of Silverstreet.
  • Executive order no. 2019-10 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-03-07)
    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 Friday, March 8, 2019, in honor of Senator Billy C. Coleman.
  • Executive order no. 2019-09 

    McMaster, Henry; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 2019-02-14)
    This executive order by Governor Henry McMaster orders the removal of all members of the Board of Voter Registration and Elections of Richland County.
  • Executive order 

    West, John C.; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 1973-11-02)
    This executive order by Governor John C. West appoints Henry Techlenburg to the Energy Management Policy Council.
  • Executive order 

    West, John C.; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 1973-09-29)
    This executive order by Governor John C. West commissions the Honorable Patsy S. Stone, Probate Judge of Florence County, South Carolina, to preside as the Probate Judge of Marion County. South Carolina, for the sole purpose ...
  • Executive order 

    West, John C.; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 1973-10-22)
    This executive order by Governor John C. West releases Lonnie T. Massey from the custody of the Department of Corrections due to no requests for extradition from the State of Arkansas.
  • Executive order 

    West, John C.; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 1973-10-08)
    This executive order by Governor John C. West suspends O. M. Shealy from the office of Councilman of Lexington County until he is formally tried and either acquitted or convicted and appoints Elsie Rast to serve in his place.
  • Executive order 

    South Carolina Office of the Governor; West, John C. (South Carolina State Library, 1973-10-05)
    This executive order by Governor John C. West declares that the Office of Mayor of the Town of Liberty is vacant and that a special election be held to fill the office.
  • Executive order 

    West, John C.; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 1973-10-03)
    This executive order by Governor John C. West creates the following three advisory boards: Game and Freshwater Fisheries, Marine Resources, and Law Enforcement and Boating.
  • Executive order 

    West, John C.; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 1973-08-28)
    This executive order by Governor John C. West creates the South Carolina Advisory Committee on Science and Technology.
  • Executive order 

    West, John C.; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 1973-09-12)
    This executive order by Governor John C. West creates the Coastal Zone Planning and Management Council.
  • Executive order 

    West, John C.; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 1973-09-04)
    This executive order by Governor John C. West call an extraordinary session of the General Assembly of South Carolina, to convene at the State House in Columbia on Tuesday, September 11, 1973, at 12:00 Noon.
  • Executive order 

    West, John C.; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 1973-08-31)
    This executive order by Governor John C. West orders that the Governor's Committee on Criminal Administration and Juvenile Delinquency be renamed Governor's Committee on Criminal Justice, Crime and Delinquency.
  • Executive order 

    West, John C.; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 1973-08-15)
    This executive order by Governor John C. West orders that the Governor's Committee on Criminal Administration and Juvenile Delinquency be renamed Governor's Committee on Criminal Justice, Crime and Delinquency.
  • Executive order 

    West, John C.; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 1973-07-31)
    This executive order by Governor John C. West orders that there be immediately established a Council on Cooperative Education.
  • Executive order 

    West, John C.; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 1973-07-31)
    This executive order by Governor John C. West orders that when a State agency pursues an undertaking and this undertaking affects the activities and purpose of one or more other State or local agencies, the formation of ...
  • Executive order 

    West, John C.; South Carolina Office of the Governor (South Carolina State Library, 1973-07-05)
    This executive order by Governor John C. West commissions the Honorable Ralph W. Drake, Probate Judge of Greenville County, South Carolina, to preside in the Probate Court for Laurens County in all matters relating to the ...

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