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Executive Orders

 

2019-11 (PDF) - Ordering Special Election for Silverstreet Town Council

2019-10 (PDF) - Lowering Flags for Former Senator Billy Coleman

2019-09 (PDF) - Removing Richland County Election Commission

2019-08 (PDF) - Lowering Flags for Irene Rudnick

2019-07 (PDF) - Lowering Flags for Rudolph Mitchell, February 1, 2019

2019-06 (PDF) - Appointing Spartanburg County Clerk of Court

2019-05 (PDF) - Granting Employees Pay

2019-04 (PDF) - Ordering New Election for Pickens County School Board District 7

2019-03 (PDF) - Waiving Transportation Regulations Due to NC Winter Weather

2019-02 (PDF) - Lowering Flags for Moffatt Burriss

2019-01 (PDF) - Appointing Edward Ivy Crosby, Jr. to Dorchester County Council

2018-63 (PDF) - Lowering Flags in Tribute to Former Lieutenant Governor W. Brantley Harvey, Jr. December 17, 2018

2018-62 (PDF) - Amending S.C. Floodwater Commission

2018-61 (PDF) - Suspending Certain Transportation Regulations Due to State of Emergency in North Carolina

2018-60 (PDF) - Lowering Flags in Tribute to Former President George H.W. Bush and Declaring December 5, 2018, as a Day of Remembrance throughout the State of South Carolina

2018-59 (PDF) - Transfer of Disaster Recovery to the Department of Administration

2018-58 (PDF) - Declaring Vacancy on ETV Commission

2018-57 (PDF) - Appointing Member to Fill Vacancy on Dorchester County Council

2018-56 (PDF) - Lowering Flags in Tribute to Former Congresswoman Liz Patterson

2018-55 (PDF) - Lowering Flags in Tribute to Assistant Chief Dennis Straight

2018-54 (PDF) - Declaring Vacancy on Citadel Board of Visitors

2018-53 (PDF) - Granting Paid leave to State Employees Due to Hurricane Michael

2018-52 (PDF) - Ordering that the flags atop the State Capitol be lowered to half-staff in honor of Investigator Farrah Turner of Florence.

2018-51 (PDF) - Reinstating Mohsen A. Baddourah to Columbia City Council

2018-50 (PDF) - Authorization of the South Carolina Floodwater Commission 

2018-49 (PDF) - Consolidation of Recent EOs Suspending Transportation Regulations

2018-48 (PDF) - State of Emergency Due to Flooding and Potential Effects of Hurricane Michael

2018-47 (PDF) - Additional Transportation Waivers for Hurricane Florence

2018-46 (PDF) - Ordering that the flags atop the State Capitol be lowered to half-staff in honor of Sgt. Terrence Carraway of Florence.

2018-45 (PDF) - Granting Paid Leave to Georgetown County State Employees During Flooding

2018-44 (PDF) - Release of Remaining Mandatory Medical Evacuations Due to Effects of Hurricane Florence

2018-43 (PDF) - Evacuating Two Healthcare Facilities in Georgetown County

2018-42 (PDF) - State of Emergency Due to Major Disaster and Aftermath of Hurricane Florence

2018-41 (PDF) - Suspension of Nicole Holland

2018-40 (PDF) - Mandatory Medical Evacuation for Three Healthcare Facilities

2018-39 (PDF) - Granting Paid Leave to State Employees Due to Hazardous Weather

2018-38 (PDF) - Granting Paid Leave to State Employees Due to State of Emergency

2018-37 PDF) - Suspending Daniel Edward Johnson as Solicitor for the Fifth Judicial Circuit

2018-36 (PDF) - Rescinding Georgetown and Horry County Restrictions

2018-35 (PDF) - Partial Closure Rescission, Excepting Georgetown and Horry

2018-34 (PDF) - Partial Evacuation Rescission

2018-33 (PDF) - Rescheduling Local Election Due to Hurricane Florence

2018-32 (PDF) - Partial Closure Rescission

2018-31 (PDF) - Partial Evacuation Rescission

2018-30 (PDF) - School and Government Office Closures

2018-29 (PDF) - Hurricane Florence Evacuation Order

2018-28 (PDF) - Mandatory Medical Evacuation of Healthcare Facilities

2018-27 (PDF) - Suspending Certain Motor Vehicle Regulations Due to Emergency

2018-26 (PDF) - Declaration of State of Emergency (Hurricane Florence)

2018-25 (PDF) - Ordering that the flags atop the State Capitol be lowered to half-staff in honor of Senator John McCain

2018-24 (PDF) - Ordering Special Election for Town of Govan

2018-23 (PDF) - Removing Ware Falls Mayor John Kay Hansen from office

2018-22 (PDF) - Ordering that the flags atop the State Capitol be lowered to half-staff on Wednesday, July 18, 2018, in honor of SFC Christopher A. Celiz

2018-21 (PDF) - Ordering SCDHHS to Utilize Carry Forward Funds to Continue Family Planning Program and to Terminate Abortion Clinics

2018-20 (PDF) -  Appointing of Commission to Investigate Annexation of Certain Areas in Horry County and Georgetown County

2018-19 (PDF) - Conforming EO 2017-43’s Opioid Prescription Limitation with Act 201 of 2018

2018-18 (PDF) - Temporary Suspension of Certain Motor Vehicle Regulations Based on State of Emergency in North Carolina

2018-17 (PDF) - Ordering that the flags atop the State Capitol be lowered to half-staff on Monday, April 30, 2018, in honor of Deputy James L. Kirk, Jr. of the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office

2018-16 (PDF) - Waiver of Regulations to Expedite Procurement and Assist with Staffing at the Department of Corrections

2018-15 (PDF) - Removing Greenville Sheriff Will Lewis from Office, and appointing former Greenville County Sheriff Johnny Mack Brown to serve as interim.

2018-14 (PDF) - Ordering that the flags atop the State Capitol be lowered to half-staff on March 2, 2018, in honor of Corporal Dale Hallman of the Saluda County Sheriff’s Office

2018-13 (PDF) - Directing Action to Replace Collapsed Bridge and Request Federal Relief

2018-12 (PDF) - Protecting Religious Liberty & Providing Regulatory Relief to Faith-Based Organizations

2018-11 (PDF) - Ordering that the flags atop the State Capitol be lowered to half-staff on March 2, 2018, in honor of Rev. Billy Graham

2018-10 (PDF) - Ordering SC State Guard to Assist Correctional Facilities

2018-09 (PDF) - Appointing Charles J. Mock, Jr. to serve as Clarendon County Coroner

2018-08 (PDF) - Granting State Employees Pay for January 17 and 18

2018-07 (PDF) - Ordering that the flags atop the State Capitol be lowered to half-staff on January 26, 2018, in honor of Specialist Javion S. Sullivan, United States Army of the York County Sheriff’s Office

2018-06 (PDF) - Ordering that the flags atop the State Capitol be lowered to half-staff on January 22, 2018, in honor of Detective Michael R. Doty of the York County Sheriff’s Office

2018-05 (PDF) - Waiving HOS and weight requirements due to wintry weather (NC)

2018-04 (PDF) - Waiving HOS and weight requirements due to wintry weather (GA)

2018-03 (PDF) - (declaring January 3-4, 2018, additional legal holidays for banks and savings and loan institutions)

2018-02 (PDF) - (granting leave with pay to certain state employees due to hazardous weather conditions on January 3, 4, 5, and 8, 2018)

2018-01 (PDF) - (granting leave with pay to certain state employees due to hazardous weather conditions on December 8, 2017)

2017-45 (PDF) - Waiving HOS Requirements due to NC Emergency

2017-44 (PDF) - Appointing E. Madison “Matt” Stokes to serve as Orangeburg County Treasurer

2017-43 (PDF) - Directing the Department of Health and Human Services to Develop a Policy for Prescribing, Dispensing, and Administering Controlled Substances

2017-42 (PDF) - Proclamation of a Statewide Public Health Emergency and Establishment of the Opioid Emergency Response Team

2017-41 (PDF) - Ordering that the flags atop the State Capitol be lowered to half-staff on December 13, 2017, in tribute to Corporal Chapman of the Johnston Police Department

2017-40 (PDF) - Ordering that the flags atop the State Capitol be lowered to half-staff on December 9, 2017, in honor of Chief Justice Earnest A. Finney, Jr.

2017-39 (PDF) - Appointment of Edgefield County Coroner

2017-38 (PDF) - Ordering that the flags atop the State Capitol be lowered to half-staff on November 27, 2017, in honor of Iris Rhodes Campbell

2017-37 (PDF) - Granting Pay to Additional State Employees in Connection with Hurricane Irma

2017-36 (PDF) - Suspending James H. Harrison as a Member of the Board of Visitors of The Citadel, the Military College of South Carolina, Following his Indictment by the State Grand Jury

2017-35 (PDF) - Extending Assistance of National Guard to Puerto Rico

2017-34 (PDF) - Appointing Register of Mesne Conveyance for Charleston County

2017-33 (PDF) - SC National Guard on State Duty in Support of Puerto Rico

2017-32 (PDF) - Granting Pay to State Employees

2017-31 (PDF) - Appointing Barnwell County Treasurer

2017-30 (PDF) - Sending National Guard Assistance to Florida Following Irma

2017-29 (PDF) - Rescind 2017-22

2017-28 (PDF) - Declaring September 6-12, 2017 Legal Holidays

2017-27 (PDF) - Lifting Hurricane Irma Evacuation Order

2017-26 (PDF) - Lifting Hurricane Irma Evacuation Order

2017-25 (PDF) - Hurricane Irma Evacuation Order

2017-24 (PDF) - Rescinding Evacuation Order for Charleston, Dorchester, Berkeley, Georgetown and Horry

2017-23 (PDF) - Evacuation of Healthcare Facilities

2017-22 (PDF) - Direction to Evaluate  Dams and Reservoirs to Protect Life and Property

2017-21 (PDF) - Waiving HOS and weight requirements due to Hurricane Irma

2017-20 (PDF) - Declaration of State of Emergency (Irma)

2017-19 (PDF) - Waiving HOS and weight requirements due to Hurricane Harvey

2017-18 (PDF) - Declaration of State of Emergency (Harvey)

2017-17 (PDF) - Placing SC National Guard on State Duty in Support of Texas (Harvey)  

2017-16 (PDF) - Suspending Michael Andrew Singleton from Norway Town Council

2017-15 (PDF) - Ordering State Agencies to Cease Providing State or Local Funds to Medical Practices Affiliated with Abortion Clinics

2017-14 (PDF) - Appointing Edgefield County Probate Judge

2017-13 (PDF) - Declaring Reciprocal Transportation Emergency for North Carolina

2017-12 (PDF) - Ordering New Special Referendum Election for Pelham–Batesville Fire District

2017-11 (PDF) - Updating South Carolina Emergency Operations Plan

2017-10 (PDF) - Appointing Williamsburg County Auditor

2017-09 (PDF) - Ordering a Review of Cabinet Agency Regulations

2017-08 (PDF) - Establishing the South Carolina Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity Executive Oversight Group

2017-07 (PDF) - Appointment of Cindy Chitty as Dorchester County Treasurer

2017-06 (PDF) - Granting Leave with Pay to State Employees

2017-05 (PDF) - Suspending Mohsen A. Baddourah from Columbia City Council

2017-04 (PDF) - Accepting Resignation of Rep. Mick Mulvaney and Ordering Special Election for S.C. Fifth Congressional District

2014-22 (PDF) - Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention Council

To view Executive Orders from the previous administration, visit Governor's Executive Orders.