The Committee on Children will conduct Town Hall Meetings in Columbia, Greenville, and Charleston during the month of October, 2013.

Thursday, October 3, 2013
4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
State House
1101 Gervais St., Columbia, SC 29201
Gressette Building, Room 209
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Tuesday, October 8, 2013
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Greenville County Chambers
301 University Ridge, Greenville, SC 29601
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Monday, October 14, 2013
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Trident Technical College
7000 Rivers Ave., North Charleston, SC 29406
The College Center in the 920 Building, Salons A - E
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All citizens and persons representing organizations for children are invited to testify. Persons wishing to testify shall sign up at the town hall meeting. Time allotted for each speaker will be five minutes, unless time allows longer. If multiple speakers are present representing a single organization or field, in the interest of time, speakers may be asked to choose a spokesperson to testify.

A person seeking to be heard beyond the time allotted may be asked to submit remaining testimony in writing.

The public is also invited to submit written testimony by email by completing this form and clicking "submit" or by mail to:

Committee on Children Town Hall Meetings
c/o The Children's Law Center
1600 Hampton St., Suite 502
Columbia, SC 29208

All testimony that is submitted by mail or email will be considered by the Committee on Children with the testimony it receives at the town hall meetings. Written comments must be submitted no later than October 21, 2013. For more information, please call the Children's Law Center at (803) 777-1646.

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