General Government (59)
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Date of Last Recorded Action: 10/17/2017

H 0021 MonitorDriver Instruction/Law Enforcement Stops Kenneth Goodman
7/12/2017 Ch. SL 2017-95 Trans Trans
General Government Public Safety
Companion bill to SB 453

Adds instructions on procedures a driver should follow during a traffic stop to the state's driver license handbook and driver education curriculum. (version 1)

H 0078 MonitorHB2 Repeal/Equality for All Cecil Brockman
2/13/2017 House - Ref To Com On Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House RulesCOH -
Economic Development General Government

Repeals both S.L. 2016-99 and S.L. 2016-3, creates a statewide non-discrimination law with distinct protected classes of individuals, and increases the punishment for certain sexual assault offenses that occur in a changing facility. (version 1)

H 0082 MonitorEquality For All/Repeal HB2 Mary Harrison
2/13/2017 House - Ref To Com On Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House RulesCOH -
Economic Development General Government
Repeals both S.L. 2016-99 and S.L. 2016-3, and creates a statewide non-discrimination law with distinct protected classes of individuals. (version 1)
H 0107 MonitorCommon Sense Compromise to Repeal HB 2 Darren Jackson
2/16/2017 House - Ref To Com On Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House RulesCOH -
Economic Development General Government

Repeals S.L. 2016-99 and S.L. 2016-3; requires local governments to provide 30 days’ notice to the General Assembly and the public of any intent to adopt a local nondiscrimination ordinance; and increases the punishment for certain sexual assault offenses that occur in a changing facility. (version 1)

H 0128 MonitorProhibit Drone Use Over Prison/Jail Allen McNeill
7/25/2017 Ch. SL 2017-179 Trans Trans
General Government Public Safety
H 0154 MonitorGastonia Charter Revisions Dana Bumgardner
6/21/2017 Ch. SL 2017-37 SLG I SLG
General Government Local Bills

Revises the charter of the City of Gastonia, in part, to incorporate various local acts pertaining to the City.(version 1)

H 0161 MonitorDivestment From Companies That Boycott Israel Stephen Ross
7/27/2017 Ch. SL 2017-193 PR RulesOS
Budgeting & Fiscal Control General Government

Adds an additional requirement to state and local procurement processes, whereby the contracting governmental unit may not contract with a company that the State Treasurer determined engaged in an economic boycott of Israel. This prohibition applies to contracts directly with companies on the State Treasurer’s Office list of restricted companies, or subcontractors on the list. (version 1)

H 0162 MonitorAmend Administrative Procedure Laws Jonathan Jordan
8/3/2017 House - Re-ref Com On Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House Judy III RulesOS
General Government
Companion bill to SB 16
Makes minor changes to the procedures followed in administrative proceedings, including challenges to agency actions under the contested case process and the state rule review and readoption process (version 1)
H 0186 MonitorRepeal HB2/State Nondiscrimination Policies Charles McGrady
2/27/2017 House - Ref To Com On Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House --
Economic Development General Government

Repeals both S.L. 2016-99 and S.L. 2016-3. Preempts any level of government besides state government from regulating access to multiple-occupancy bathrooms, showers, and changing facilities. Creates a statewide non-discrimination law with distinct protected classes of individuals. Grants new authority for cities to expand the protected classes authorized by state law, subject to a citizen petition to override the nondiscrimination ordinance via a voter referendum. Amends existing laws regarding requirements a city may place on a private contractor’s employment practices, when the city and private employer enter into a contract. Increases the punishment for certain sexual assault offenses that occur in a changing facility. (version 1)

H 0198 MonitorCity %26amp; County Authority Bobbie Richardson
6/29/2017 Ch. SL 2017-81 SLG I RulesOS
General Government Local Bills
Companion bill to SB 122

 

Allows the City of Fayetteville to establish a local bidding preference program for contracts awarded by the City to small businesses in the Fayetteville Metropolitan Statistical Area. (Session Law 2017-81)

H 0221 MonitorRepeal HB2 Darren Jackson
3/2/2017 House - Ref To Com On Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House --
Economic Development General Government

Repeals both S.L. 2016-99 and S.L. 2016-3. (version 1)

H 0229 MonitorGSC Technical Corrections 2017 Robert Davis
7/12/2017 Ch. SL 2017-102 RulesCOH RulesOS
General Government

Makes ministerial changes to a wide variety of state laws, correcting mistakes such as misspellings or incorrect cross-references to statutes. (version 1)

H 0257 HighStanly County Municipalities/Contracts Justin Burr
3/7/2017 House - Ref to the Com on State and Local Government I, if favorable, Judiciary I SLG I -
General Government Local Bills

Requires approval of the Stanly County Commission for any interlocal agreement entered into by a municipality within the county with another unit of local government, if that other unit of local government is located wholly or primarily outside the county. Also subjects renewals of these contracts to county commission approval. (version 1)

H 0268 MonitorCity of Belmont Charter Revisions Dana Bumgardner
6/26/2017 Ch. SL 2017-48 SLG I SLG
General Government
Revises and consolidates the charter of the City of Belmont, as the title implies. (version 1)
H 0287 MonitorRed Light Cameras/Hope Mills %26amp; Spring Lake Marvin Lucas
4/21/2017 Senate - Ref To Com On Rules and Operations of the Senate SLG II RulesOS
General Government Local Bills Public Safety Taxation & Finance

Adds the towns of Hope Mills and Spring Lake to a 2016 local act allowing certain municipalities to negotiate for the return of a portion of fees paid by motorists that run red lights. Places certain restrictions on the contracting authority of these two towns for lease of their red light camera equipment, and sets the fee that may be charged at $100. (version 1)

H 0306 MonitorE-Verify Required - All Government Contracts Christopher Millis
4/27/2017 Senate - Ref To Com On Rules and Operations of the Senate SLG II RulesOS
General Government Personnel

Clarifies that any contractor or subcontractor performing work pursuant to a contract with a unit of government, including municipalities, must utilize the federal E-Verify system to ascertain the work authorization of each employee of that contractor or subcontractor. (version 1)

H 0342 MonitorCreedmoor Charter Revised %26amp; Consolidated Lawrence Yarborough
6/16/2017 Senate - Ref To Com On Rules and Operations of the Senate SLG I RulesOS
General Government Local Bills

As the title indicates, makes changes to the charter for the City of Creedmoor.  (version 1)

H 0379 MonitorTask Force on Regulatory Reform Dennis Riddell
3/29/2017 Senate - Ref To Com On Rules and Operations of the Senate --
General Government
Creates an interim legislative committee to receive and review suggestions for improving the state’s regulatory climate, with recommendations due at the end of this legislative biennium (December 31, 2018). (version 1)
H 0388 MonitorModernize Mutual Assistance Statutes Allen McNeill
6/20/2017 Senate - Re-ref Com On Rules and Operations of the Senate SLG II RulesOS
General Government Public Safety
Allows the head of a local government law enforcement agency to provide temporary mutual aid to a requesting agency without specific authorization from the local governing board, unless the board adopted an ordinance specifically prohibiting or limiting such mutual aid. (version 1)
H 0393 MonitorMebane Charter/Alamance-Burl BOE Exchange Stephen Ross
6/29/2017 Ch. SL 2017-82 SLG I SLG
General Government Local Bills
Revises the charter of the City of Mebane, in part, to incorporate various local acts pertaining to the City. (version 1)
H 0416 MonitorRobeson County/Local Business Preference Charles Graham
4/26/2017 House - Failed 2nd Reading SLG II -
Budgeting & Fiscal Control General Government Local Bills
Companion bill to SB 277

Allows Robeson County and the municipalities within it to give preference a local bidder when the local government seeks to contract, under certain conditions. (version 1)

H 0426 MonitorSanford-Lee County Airport Authority Changes John Sauls
6/27/2017 Ch. SL 2017-55 SLG I SLG
General Government Local Government
Extends the period of time for which the Sanford-Lee County Airport Authority’s may enter contracts from 20 years to 40 years. (version 1)
H 0432 HighIncrease Teacher Supplement/Electronic Notice Charles McGrady
3/23/2017 House - Ref to the Com on State and Local Government II, if favorable, Finance --
Budgeting & Fiscal Control General Government
Companion bill to SB 343

Among other related changes, creates standards for cities and counties to follow if they choose to publish required public notices on their own government websites instead of publication in the newspaper. Authorizes for the first time the ability for legal notices required for other private-sector transactions to be published electronically, on a county government website, with proceeds benefitting county governments and to be partially spent on paying local teacher supplements. (version 1)

H 0542 MonitorElections/Cities in More Than One Co Bobbie Richardson
4/3/2017 House - Ref To Com On Elections and Ethics Law --
Elections General Government
Companion bill to SB 536

For cities that lie in more than one county, allows those cities to enter into interlocal agreements with the county boards of election in those counties in order to administer the municipal election. (version 1)

H 0565 MonitorCharlotte Firefighters' Retirement Changes James Clampitt
6/16/2017 House - Re-ref Com On Finance Fin -
General Government Public Safety

Adds two slots to the state 911 Board, both of whom are individuals who are currently managing a PSAP. (version 1)

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