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Representing the interests of business on a local, state and federal level

Standing Up for Business

As part of its mission, Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce is committed to helping influence legislation and public policy to benefit our community and your business. MBACC investors are encouraged to participate in the investor-driven Advocacy Council, which is comprised of MBACC investors engaged in the public policy arena. Each year, the council unveils its legislative priorities, which are based on survey results of investors' concerns and issues for the upcoming legislative session.

2021 Legislative Priorities

  • COVID-19 Relief & Recovery
  • Infrastructure, Energy & Environment
  • Tourism
  • Economic Development
  • Education
  • Workforce
  • Public Safety
  • Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
     

View 2021 Legislative Priorities


Find a bill

Stay up to date on the latest developments as bills move through the legislative process at both the state and federal levels. Gain greater awareness of legislative issues impacting the Grand Strand through TrackBill.

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Connect with civic leaders and officials

Take advantage of our special events to connect with lawmakers and stay abreast on the policy issues impacting your business and our city. 

Grand Strand Legislative ReceptionGrand Strand Legislative Reception

Every year, we travel to Columbia to meet with members of the S.C. General Assembly to show appreciation to the state senators and representatives for the time they spend working on the many issues impacting Grand Strand Businesses. Don't miss your chance to talk about issues important to our area and help educate the legislators about the significant impact the Grand Strand has on the state's economy. For the health and safety of all attendees, the 2021 Grand Strand Legislative Reception will not be held due to COVID-19. We look forward to seeing everyone in 2022.


Legislative Outlook

Myrtle Beach Area Chamber’s Legislative Outlook is your chance to connect with elected representatives from across the Grand Strand. Members of the Horry-Georgetown Legislative Delegation are invited for a panel discussion on the upcoming session and issues of importance to the business community.

Watch the 2021 Legislative Outlook event on the chamber's Facebook page.

 

 

 

 

 

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PROMOTE YOUR BUSINESS IN A POWERFUL WAY!

Sponsorship provides our investors the opportunity for recognition and publicity. For some events, sponsorship will also include tickets to the event, the opportunity to speak to attendees or to distribute promotional items. Check out the Investment and Sponsorship Program and stretch your marketing budget. 

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Webinars
June 14, 2021

Free Webinar Library

Did you miss a live webinar? The webinars are available to watch free at any time.

June 10, 2021

Monarch Roofing Named June Leading Business of the Month

Monarch Roofing is our June 2021 Leading Business of the Month sponsored by South State Bank.