§ 59-1-310 Superintendents of education may administer oaths and probate certain papers
§ 59-1-320 Display of United States and State flags
§ 59-1-325 Patriotic depictions in schools
§ 59-1-330 Pledge to State flag
§ 59-1-340 Meetings of boards of trustees and boards of education
§ 59-1-350 Compensation of members of boards of trustees and boards of education
§ 59-1-360 Audiovisual properties may be loaned
§ 59-1-370 Closing of educational institutions on general election day
§ 59-1-375 Student identification cards; contact information for National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
§ 59-1-380 Mandatory tobacco and alternative nicotine product-free local school board policy
§ 59-1-390 Courses necessitating wearing of protective eye devices; purchase of devices; protective-corrective devices
§ 59-1-400 Sick leave for public school employees
§ 59-1-403 Restoration of sick leave of certain employees who changed employment from school district to State Department of Education
§ 59-1-405 Distribution of contraceptives on school grounds prohibited
§ 59-1-410 “Teacher Recognition Day.”
§ 59-1-425 Beginning and length of school term; make-up days; waiver; instructional days
§ 59-1-435 Religious Viewpoints Antidiscrimination Act
§ 59-1-441 Policy to permit student to deliver message
§ 59-1-442 Policy to permit opening or closing message at school-sponsored athletic events
§ 59-1-443 Schools shall provide minute of mandatory silence at beginning of each school day
§ 59-1-445 Violations of mandatory test security; penalties; investigations
§ 59-1-447 Regulations for mandatory test security procedures
§ 59-1-448 Use of appropriated funds to raise salaries of principals or career and technology school directors
§ 59-1-449 State Department of Education to report state and local funding requirements to local entities
§ 59-1-450 Parent education programs
§ 59-1-451 Costs of the Target 2000-School Reform for the Next Decade Act; provisions not mandatory; local school districts not prohibited from implementing similar provisions
§ 59-1-452 Public school employee cost savings program
§ 59-1-453 Oversight Committee
§ 59-1-454 Parental involvement program; parent/teacher conferences
§ 59-1-455 Time for pledge of allegiance required
§ 59-1-460 Excused school attendance for religious instruction
§ 59-1-465 Youth patriotic societies; public school event addresses
§ 59-1-470 Distribution of funds for deferred compensation
§ 59-1-475 Continuing education on domestic violence; adoption as part of curriculum by school districts
§ 59-1-480 Lapsed funds; priority of use
§ 59-1-490 Data use and governance policy
§ 59-1-495 Committee to review Title 59 and related federal laws
§ 59-1-500 Biological gender-based and coeducational school sports teams; birth certificates; remedies

Terms Used In South Carolina Code > Title 59 > Chapter 1 > Article 5 - Miscellaneous Provisions

  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Executive session: A portion of the Senate's daily session in which it considers executive business.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Joint committee: Committees including membership from both houses of teh legislature. Joint committees are usually established with narrow jurisdictions and normally lack authority to report legislation.
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Probate: Proving a will
  • Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.