Hearings and exhibits on the impeachment of Marshall C. Sanford, Jr., 2009


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Acquisition Information: South Carolina. General Assembly. House of Representatives. Judiciary Committee.

Scope and Content: This series consists of the hearing transcripts and exhibits of an ad hoc subcommittee of the Judiciary Committee assigned to determine impeachment or other disciplinary action to be taken by the House of Representative against Governor Mark Sanford. The hearings related to his undisclosed absence from the country in June 2008 and other allegations of ethical misconduct. The committee conducted 6 hearings between November 24, 2009 and December 16, 2009. The decision of the committee was against impeachment and to recommend that the General Assembly censure the governor for his conduct. Records include a transcript for each hearing, the exhibits submitted at each hearing, digital audio-visual recordings of each hearing, and the daily journal of the House for January 12 and 13 when the censure resolution was brought before the House. The exhibits include the report of the State Ethics Commission that investigated the allegations prior to the committee's formation.

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Location of Originals: South Carolina Dept. of Archives and History, 8301 Parklane Road, Columbia, SC 29223

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Other Descriptive Data: The transcript and exhibits of the December 16, 2009 hearing were not included in the transfer of material. The audio-visual recording is available. Optical media in this series stored separately from paper records. Housed in Box 1 of optical media storage, 273A01.

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Encoded Archival Description - Identification

Unit Title: Hearings and minutes on the impeachment of Marshall C. Sanford, Jr.

Accumulation: 2009-11-24T12:00:00.000Z

Created: 2009-12-16T12:00:00.000Z

Creator: South Carolina. General Assembly. House of Representatives. Judiciary Committee.

Physical Description: none

Language: English


Encoded Archival Description - Header

Identifier: S165153

Title Proper of the Finding Aid: Hearings and minutes on the impeachment of Marshall C. Sanford, Jr.

Creation Date: 2009

Descriptive Rules: DACS


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Object Type: Collection

In Collection: House of Representatives, Judiciary Committee

Hearings and exhibits on the impeachment of Marshall C. Sanford, Jr., 2009
Hearings and exhibits on the impeachment of Marshall C. Sanford, Jr., 2009