ISLE OF PALMS — South Carolina should stop its process of automatically approving state regulations if lawmakers dont vote on them, according to a report issued Friday by a task force formed by Republican Gov. Nikki Haley.
Haley stressed that lawmakers must change the rules that currently allow regulations to be approved without a vote by the General Assembly.
If you dont, it just passes through and nobody ever knows what happens, Haley said.
Sen. Brad Hutto, D-Orangeburg, said forcing lawmakers to vote on all regulations is not going to happen. He said it would make the legislature micromanage the regulatory process.
Read more about the report here.