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This excerpt taken from the SCSC 8-K filed Dec 9, 2008.

OFFICERS

Section 4.01. In General. The Officers of the Corporation shall consist of a Chairman of the Board, a Chief Executive Officer, a President, one or more Vice Presidents, a Chief Financial Officer, a Secretary, a Treasurer, and such additional vice presidents, assistant secretaries, assistant treasurers and such other officers and agents as the Board of Directors deems advisable from time to time. All Officers shall be appointed by the Board of Directors to serve at the pleasure of the Board. Except as may otherwise be provided by the Act or in the Articles of Incorporation, any Officer may be removed by the Board of Directors at any time, with or without cause. Any vacancy, however occurring, in any office may be filled by the Board of Directors for the unexpired term. One person may hold two or more offices. Each Officer shall exercise the authority and perform the duties as may be set forth in these Bylaws and any additional authority and duties as the Board of Directors shall determine from time to time.

Section 4.02. Chairman of the Board. The Board of Directors shall elect from the Directors a Chairman of the Board to serve at the pleasure of the Board of Directors. The Chairman of the Board shall whenever possible preside at all meetings of shareholders and all meetings of the Board of Directors. Except as otherwise provided herein and as may be specifically limited by resolution of the Board of Directors or Executive Committee, the Chairman of the Board may execute on the Corporation’s behalf any and all contracts, agreements, notes, bonds, deeds, mortgages, certificates, instruments, and other documents. The Chairman of the Board shall exercise such additional authority and duties as set forth in these Bylaws and as the Board of Directors shall determine from time to time.

Section 4.03. Chief Executive Officer. The Chief Executive Officer, subject to the authority of the Board of Directors, shall manage the business and affairs of the Corporation. The Chief Executive Officer shall see that the resolutions of the shareholders and of the Board of Directors are put into effect. Except as otherwise provided herein and as may be specifically limited by resolution of the shareholders or the Board of Directors or an authorized committee thereof, the Chief Executive Officer shall have full authority to execute on the Corporation’s behalf any and all contracts, agreements, notes, bonds, deeds, mortgages, certificates, instruments, and other documents. The Chief Executive Officer shall also perform such other duties and may exercise such other powers as are incident to the office of Chief Executive

 

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Officer and as are from time to time assigned to him or her by the Act, these Bylaws, the Board of Directors, or an authorized committee thereof.

Section 4.04. President. The President, subject to the authority of the Board of Directors and the Chief Executive Officer, shall manage the business and affairs of the Corporation. The President shall serve under the direction of the Chief Executive Officer. Except as otherwise provided herein and as may be specifically limited by resolution of the shareholders or the Board of Directors or an authorized committee thereof, the President shall have full authority to execute on the Corporation’s behalf any and all contracts, agreements, notes, bonds, deeds, mortgages, certificates, instruments, and other documents. The President shall also perform such other duties and may exercise such other powers as are incident to the office of President and as are from time to time assigned to him or her by the Act, these Bylaws, the Board of Directors or an authorized committee thereof, or the Chief Executive Officer.

Section 4.05. Chief Financial Officer. The Chief Financial Officer, subject to the authority of the Board of Directors, the Chief Executive Officer, and the President, shall be the chief financial officer of the Corporation and shall perform all of the duties customary to that office. The Chief Financial Officer shall be responsible for all of the Corporation’s financial affairs, subject to the supervision and direction of the Chief Executive Officer and President, and shall have and perform such further powers and duties as the Board of Directors may, from time to time, prescribe and as the Chief Executive Officer or President may, from time to time, delegate. The Chief Financial Officer shall also perform such other duties and may exercise such other powers as are incident to the office of Chief Financial Officer and as are from time to time assigned to him or her by the Act, these Bylaws, the Board of Directors or an authorized committee thereof, or the Chief Executive Officer.

Section 4.06. Vice Presidents. Except as otherwise determined by the Board of Directors or the Chief Executive Officer, each Vice President shall serve under the direction of the President and the Chief Executive Officer. Except as otherwise provided herein, each Vice President shall perform such duties and may exercise such powers as are incident to the office of vice president and as are from time to time assigned to him or her by the Act, these Bylaws, the Board of Directors, the Chairman of the Board, the President or the Chief Executive Officer.

Section 4.07. Secretary. Except as otherwise provided by these Bylaws or determined by the Board of Directors, the Secretary shall serve under the direction of the Chief Executive Officer. The Secretary shall whenever possible attend all meetings of the shareholders and the Board of Directors, and whenever the Secretary cannot attend such meetings, such duty shall be delegated by the presiding officer for such meeting to a duly authorized assistant secretary. The Secretary shall record or cause to be recorded under the Secretary’s general supervision the proceedings of all such meetings and any other actions taken by the shareholders or the Board of Directors (or by any committee of the Board in place of the Board) in a book or books (or similar collection) to be kept for such purpose. The Secretary shall give, or cause to be given, all notices in connection with such meetings. The Secretary shall be the custodian of the Corporate seal and affix the seal to any document requiring it, and to attest thereto by signature. The Secretary may delegate the Secretary’s authority to affix the Corporation’s seal and attest thereto by signature to any Assistant Secretary. The Board of Directors may give general authority to any other officer

 

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or specified agent to affix the Corporation’s seal and to attest thereto by signature. Unless otherwise required by law, the affixing of the Corporation’s seal shall not be required to bind the Corporation under any documents duly executed by the Corporation and the use of the seal shall be precatory in the discretion of the Corporation’s duly authorized signing officers. The Secretary shall properly keep and file, or cause to be properly kept and filed under the Secretary’s supervision, all books, reports, statements, notices, waivers, proxies, tabulations, minutes, certificates, documents, records, lists, and instruments required by the Act or these Bylaws to be kept or filed, as the case may be. The Secretary may when requested, and shall when required, authenticate any records of the Corporation. Except to the extent otherwise required by the Act, the Secretary may maintain, or cause to be maintained, such items within or without the State of South Carolina at any reasonable place. In the event the Board of Directors designates and engages a Transfer Agent, as permitted by these Bylaws, such duties of keeping such shareholder records and the like accepted by such Transfer Agent shall be deemed delegated from the Secretary to such Transfer Agent, but such Transfer Agent shall be subject to supervision of the Secretary. The Secretary shall perform such other duties and may exercise such other powers as are incident to the office of secretary and as are from time to time assigned to such office by the Act, these Bylaws, the Board of Directors, the Chairman of the Board, or the Chief Executive Officer.

Section 4.08. Treasurer. Except as otherwise provided by these Bylaws or determined by the Board of Directors or the Chief Executive Officer, the Treasurer shall serve under the direction of the Chief Financial Officer. The Treasurer shall, under the direction of the Chief Financial Officer, keep safe custody of the Corporation’s funds and securities, maintain and give complete and accurate books, records, and statements of account, give and receive receipts for moneys, and make deposits of the Corporation’s funds, or cause the same to be done under the Treasurer’s supervision. The Treasurer shall upon request report to the Board of Directors or the Chief Executive Officer on the financial condition of the Corporation. The Treasurer may be required by the Board of Directors or the Chief Executive Officer at any time and from time to time to give such bond as the Board of Directors or the Chief Executive Officer may determine. The Treasurer shall perform such other duties and may exercise such other powers as are incident to the office of treasurer and as are from time to time assigned to such office by the Act, these Bylaws, the Board of Directors, the Chairman of the Board, the Chief Executive Officer or the Chief Financial Officer.

Section 4.09. Assistant Officers. Except as otherwise provided by these Bylaws or determined by the Board of Directors or the Chief Executive Officer, the Assistant Secretaries and Assistant Treasurers, if any, shall serve under the immediate direction of the Secretary and the Treasurer, respectively, and under the ultimate direction of the Chief Executive Officer. The Assistant Officers shall assume the authority and perform the duties of their respective immediate superior officer as may be necessary at the direction of such immediately superior officer, or in the absence, incapacity, inability, or refusal of such immediate superior officer to act. The seniority of Assistant Officers shall be determined from their dates of appointment unless the Board of Directors or the Chief Executive Officer shall otherwise specify.

Section 4.10. Salaries. The salaries and other compensation of the Corporation’s executive officers shall be fixed from time to time by the Board of Directors and no officer shall

 

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be prevented from receiving a salary or other compensation by reason of the fact that such officer is also a Director of the Corporation.

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