Legislation Assigned to the House App Committee (18)

Date of Last Recorded Action: 7/9/2018

H 0007 EnactedLRC/Strengthen Savings Reserve Nelson Dollar
4/13/2017 Ch. SL 2017-5 App RulesOS
An act to strengthen the savings reserve as recommended by the LRC
Establishes savings targets for the state budget and requires high vote thresholds to appropriate amounts that exceed those targets, in extraordinary circumstances. (version 1)
H 0189 MonitorWater Safety Act Robert Davis
2/9/2018 Ref To Com On House Select Committee on North Carolina River Quality App RulesOS
Environment Utilities

HB 189 Water Safety Act: Monitor, Environment, Utilities: Takes steps to further investigate the extent to which GenX, a chemical used in the manufacture of Teflon, contaminates water supplies. Directs further scientific studies by state environmental and public health agencies, coordination with similar agencies in neighboring states, and requires an examination of the environmental permitting programs that describe how wastewater may be discharged in the state. Appropriates funds to the state environmental agency for use in any further scientific studies regarding GenX. Edition 2 of the bill also authorized a study intended to recommend updates to state statutes to ensure that public water suppliers were not liable for chemicals present in the water supply when state and federal authorities had no regulatory requirements.

H 0232 MonitorMain Street Funding for Poorest Counties Garland Pierce
3/6/2017 Ref To Com On Appropriations App -
Budget Economic Development

Authorizes the appropriation of an additional $1 million in the next fiscal year for the Main Street program, to be distributed to certain listed counties. (version 1)

H 0473 HighFilm & Entertainment Grant Fund Appropriation Holly Grange
3/27/2017 Ref To Com On Appropriations App -
Economic Development NCLM Goal
Companion bill to SB 358
Increases the current appropriation to the state Film and Entertainment Grant Fund to $55 million.
H 0537 Monitor2017 Governor's Budget Nelson Dollar
3/30/2017 Ref to the Com on Appropriations, if favorable, Finance App -
Companion Bill to SB 430
H 0541 MonitorFunds/Broadband in Franklin and Nash Counties Bobbie Richardson
4/3/2017 Ref To Com On Appropriations App -
Economic Development Information Technology Local Bills Telecommunications
Appropriates funds to Franklin and Nash counties for the purposes of providing grants to private broadband service providers, to expand service in unserved areas of those counties for economic development purposes. (version 1)
H 0555 MonitorFunds/Street Gang Prevention & Intervention Henry Michaux
4/5/2017 Ref To Com On Appropriations App -
Public Safety

Appropriates $20 million to the Governor’s Crime Commission to provide grants for street gang violence prevention and intervention programs. Requires applicants—such as municipalities—to pay a 25 percent match for receipt of these awards, among other criteria as determined by the Commission. (version 1)

H 0583 MonitorPay-As-You-Go Capital & Infrastructure Fund Larry Arp
4/6/2017 Ref To Com On Appropriations App -

Diverts four percent of each year’s General Fund net state tax revenues to a newly-created State Capital and Infrastructure Fund, to be used for a variety of capital needs on state properties, such as building repair, public school and community college renovations or expansions, economic development infrastructure, and transportation projects. (version 1)

H 0731 MonitorLaw Enforcement Inventory SAECKs William Richardson
4/13/2017 Ref To Com On Appropriations App -
Public Safety

Requires state and local law enforcement agencies to categorize and report on the sexual assault evidence collection kits in their custody or control by January 1, 2018. Appropriates funds to purchase equipment and DNA scientific supplies used for testing these kits, as well as state-level kit inventory tracking software. (version 1)

H 0792 Monitor2017 Appropriations Act Nelson Dollar
4/13/2017 Ref To Com On Appropriations App -
State budget bill (version 1)
H 0903 MonitorWater Resources Management Partnership Funds Lawrence Yarborough
4/26/2017 Ref To Com On Appropriations App -
Budget Environment Utilities
Appropriates funds to the state’s regional councils of government to further planning activities related to regional cooperation among the state’s water, wastewater, and stormwater systems. (version 1)
H 0906 MonitorStatewide Nondiscrimination/Funds Graig Meyer
4/26/2017 Ref to the Com on Appropriations, if favorable, Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House App -
Economic Development General Government

Among other provisions, repeals Section 3 of S.L. 2017-4, which prohibited local ordinances regulating private employment practices or regulating public accommodations. Establishes a statewide nondiscrimination policy that includes sexual orientation and gender identity as protected classes. (version 1)

H 0949 MonitorCode-Enforcement Response Team Mark Brody
5/17/2018 Ref To Com On Appropriations App -
Annexation Local Bills

Adds the Town of Carthage to the list of cities that may annex a satellite property that exceeds ten percent of the area within the primary corporate limits of the city.

H 0979 Monitor2017 Appropriations Act Nelson Dollar
5/23/2018 Ref To Com On Appropriations App -
 State budget bill
H 0980 MonitorGovernor's Budget Nelson Dollar
5/23/2018 Ref To Com On Appropriations App -
Companion bill SB 743

State budget bill, containing the Governor’s recommended budget provisions.

H 1064 MonitorReq. Implementation of Text/SMS 911 for PSAPs Joseph John
6/1/2018 Ref To Com On Appropriations App -
Public Safety

Requires all public safety answering points to receive requests for emergency assistance by text, if the PSAP has the capability to receive text messages, and authorizes a state technical assistance position to assist PSAPs in implementing this requirement.


S 0099 EnactedAppropriations Act of 2018 Michael Lee
6/12/2018 Ch. SL 2018-5 App RulesOS
S 0257 EnactedAppropriations Act of 2017 Harry Brown
6/28/2017 Ch. SL 2017-57 App RulesOS
State budget bill. (version 1)
Green background on status indicates a bill has been acted on the last recorded legislative day.