SPONSORED LEGISLATION

State Senator Katrina Shealy has sponsored significant legislation to make South Carolina a better place to live, work and raise our families. In fact, in her first term in office, Senator Shealy saw 12 of her primary-sponsored bills pass in the Legislature – extremely rare for a Freshman Legislator. And, only one year into her second term in office, Senator Shealy has already had 3 of her primary-sponsored bills, 4 of her concurrent resolutions and 13 of her resolutions pass. To learn more about some of the legislation she has sponsored, please click on the specific bills below.

 

Elimination of State Income Tax

 

Increased Penalties for Criminal Domestic Violence

 

Pregnant Women’s Protection Act

 

Restaurant Concealed Carry

*Signed into law by the Governor.*

 

Disabled Veteran Tax Exemption

*Signed into law by the Governor.*

 

Flying Flag at Half-Staff for Fallen Military

*Signed into law by the Governor.*

 

Judicial Elections Reform

 

Child Custody Preference

 

Children and Seniors Identity Protection

*Signed into law by the Governor.*

 

Expedited Relative Placements of Children

 

Freshwater Fishing Bait

*Signed into law by the Governor.*

 

State Employee Leave and Lump-Sum Payments

*Signed into law by the Governor.*

 

South Carolina Crime Victim Services Act

*Signed into law by the Governor.*