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Texting, redistricting talks coming this week

...hospitals that serve Medicaid recipients. The department has a $225 million deficit.Last week, the Senate Banking and Insurance Committee approved a handful of proposals and sent them to the Senate calendar for floor debate.One would change...

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S.C. legislation: Black monument vote expected

...Labor, Commerce and Industry Committee is expected to take up the bill. A similar bill has passed the Senate Banking and Insurance Committee and probably will be approved by the full Senate. JUDICIAL ELECTIONS: Lawmakers set judicial elections...

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...health coverage to their single, adult children, which advocates say is vital in a slumping economy. The Senate Banking and Insurance Committee approved the bill Wednesday, sending it to the Senate floor. The measure would cover unmarried adults...

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Payday lender says Senate bill will kill industry

...that lenders rely on repeated fee payments on loan rollovers for profits. Under legislation sent to the Senate Banking and Insurance Committee on Thursday, consumers could borrow no more than $600 or 25 percent of their income. A state database...

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Across South Carolina

...send unsolicited checks that bind consumers to loans face new regulations under a bill that cleared the Senate Banking and Insurance Committee on Wednesday. State Sen. Vincent Sheheen, D-Camden, said his bill is aimed at protecting consumers...

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Fire marshals want more authority to enforce codes

...building owners whose structures don't meet the fire code. Several fire officials Tuesday urged the Senate Banking and Insurance Committee to support an overhaul of the state's fire codes, saying it's even more important in the wake of...

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Senate panel approves predatory lending bill

...before they can close the loan. "I think what we fashioned is pretty close to North Carolina," said Senate Banking and Insurance Committee Chairman David Thomas, the Fountain Inn Republican who spent much of last year pulling together consumer...

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Veteran senator may take helm at insurance agency

...Matthews works well with Republicans and Democrats and knows the issues through his position on the Senate Banking and Insurance Committee, the aide said. Mr. Hodges had yet to meet with Mr. Matthews about the position Thursday. "I have...

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