Local Bills (70)
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Date of Last Recorded Action: 10/17/2017

H 0004 MonitorFairmont/Voluntary Annexation Garland Pierce
2/15/2017 House - Re-ref Com On Finance SLG I -
Annexation Local Bills

Adds certain property to the jurisdiction of the Town of Fairmont (version 1)

H 0008 MonitorEven Yr Municipal Election/Towns of Troy/Star Justin Burr
6/1/2017 Senate - Re-ref to Select Committee on Elections. If fav, re-ref to Rules and Operations of the Senate SLG I RulesOS
Elections Local Bills
An act to provide that regular municipal elections in both the Town of Troy & the Town of Star shall be held in even num

Moves the elections for the Towns of Troy and Star to even-numbered years, beginning in 2018. (version 1)

H 0025 MonitorRandolph County Zoning Procedure Changes Allen McNeill
5/30/2017 Ch. SL 2017-19 SLG I SLG
Local Bills Planning & Land Use

Permits the municipal and county governing boards in Randolph County to delegate final decision-making authority on zoning map changes and consistency statements to the relevant planning board. (version 1)

H 0058 MonitorCharlotte Firefighters' Retirement System Andy Dulin
6/28/2017 Ch. SL 2017-71 SLG I RulesOS
Local Bills Personnel

Makes technical changes to the City of Charlotte’s local retirement system for firefighters. (version 1)

H 0109 MonitorFayetteville Annexation Elmer Floyd
2/16/2017 House - Ref to the Com on State and Local Government I, if favorable, Finance SLG I -
Annexation Local Bills

Adds certain property to the jurisdiction of the City of Fayetteville. (version 1)

H 0111 MonitorWinston-Salem/Service by Publication Cost Debra Conrad
5/30/2017 Ch. SL 2017-20 SLG I SLG
Building Inspections Housing & Community Development Local Bills

Allows the City of Winston-Salem to place a lien on a residential property for the costs of serving complaints and orders of publication in housing code enforcement cases. (version 1)

H 0143 MonitorSanford and Harnett Occupancy Tax John Sauls
6/16/2017 Senate - Ref To Com On Rules and Operations of the Senate SLG II RulesOS
Local Bills Taxation & Finance
Authorizes the City of Sanford to levy an occupancy tax of up to three percent. (version 1)
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 0184 MonitorCertain Towns/Sewer Fee Collections Charles Graham
6/22/2017 Ch. SL 2017-44 SLG I Fin
Local Bills Taxation & Finance Utilities

Enhances the utility billing and collection options available to the Towns of La Grange, Fairmont, Proctorville, and St. Pauls so that the towns may bill and collect fees charged by their wastewater enterprise along with property taxes. (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 0245 MonitorAmend W-S Charter/Certain Candidates Debra Conrad
6/28/2017 Ch. SL 2017-72 SLG I SLG
Elections Local Bills
Amends the City of Winston-Salem charter to conform the process of ballot access independent or non-partisan candidates for city council to that in state law, a process made necessary because the City elects its municipal representatives using partisan labels. (version 1)
H 0255 MonitorCornelius Annexation John Bradford
3/29/2017 House - Re-ref Com On Finance SLG I -
Annexation Local Bills
Companion bill to SB 6

Adds certain property to the jurisdiction of the Town of Cornelius (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 0262 MonitorKannapolis Deannexation Carl Ford
6/20/2017 Senate - Ref To Com On Rules and Operations of the Senate SLG I RulesOS
Annexation Local Bills

As the title indicates, removes certain parcels from the corporate jurisdiction of the Town of Kannapolis. (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 0288 MonitorTown of Raynham/Extend Mayor's Term of Office Garland Pierce
6/28/2017 Ch. SL 2017-58 SLG I RulesOS
Elections Local Bills

Extends the term of office for the mayor of the Town of Raynham from two to four years.

H 0324 MonitorPilot Project to Treat Opiate Overdose Robert Davis
3/15/2017 House - Re-ref Com On Appropriations --
Budget Local Bills Public Safety

Appropriates $250,000 to the NC Department of Public Safety to form a quick response team of emergency responders from the City of Wilmington, who will work with agency personnel to address needs of opiate overdose victims and their family members. (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 0347 MonitorMV Municipal Tax/Exclude Trailers Larry Bell
3/15/2017 House - Ref to the Com on Finance, if favorable, State and Local Government I --
Local Bills Taxation & Finance

Disallows the Town of Kenansville from charging a municipal motor vehicle tax for trailers. (version 1)

H 0350 MonitorCharlotte CRB/Issue Subpoena Rodney Moore
3/15/2017 House - Ref To Com On Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House --
Local Bills Personnel Public Safety

Gives authority to the Charlotte Citizen Review board to subpoena witnesses and compel the production of evidence, to aid in citizen review of the police disciplinary process. (version 1)

H 0368 MonitorBlock MV Reg./Unpaid Parking Fines in W-S Evelyn Terry
3/16/2017 House - Ref to the Com on State and Local Government I, if favorable, Transportation, if favorable, Judiciary I --
Local Bills Taxation & Finance
Requires the N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles to refuse to issue a certificate of title or to transfer motor vehicle registration to another owner, if the vehicle owner refused to pay a parking fine or penalty imposed by the City of Winston-Salem. Requires the City to notify the DMV of the owner’s refusal to pay the fine or penalty. (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 0396 MonitorMunicipal Broadband Service Area Susan Martin
7/25/2017 Ch. SL 2017-180 EPU RulesOS
Economic Development Information Technology Local Bills Telecommunications Utilities
Companion bill to SB 360
Allows the City of Wilson to provide high-speed broadband service to the Town of Pinetops and certain other properties, adding to an exemption in existing law that allows the City to provide broadband retail services. (version 1)
H 0397 MonitorCar. Shores Deannex/New Hanover Dwntwn. Devpt Francis Iler
6/30/2017 Ch. SL 2017-86 SLG I Fin
Annexation Local Bills
 As the title suggests, removes certain parcels from the corporate limits of the Town of Carolina Shores. (version 1)
H 0398 MonitorBrunswick County/Municipal Meals Taxes Francis Iler
5/26/2017 House - Re-ref Com On Finance SLG I -
Local Bills NCLM Goal Taxation & Finance
Gives authority to Brunswick County to levy a 1/2-cent tax on prepared meals sold anywhere in the county, with the proceeds used for either beach renourishment or infrastructure improvements. Allows the levy by either resolution of the County board or by referendum, and if this countywide tax is in effect, allows a municipality within the County to repeal or reduce this levy. If the countywide tax has not been levied, authorizes each municipality in the County to levy a 1/2-cent prepared meal tax, under the same circumstances as described above. In this case, should the County levy a countywide prepared meals tax, the municipal tax would be repealed. If passed into law, this bill would partially fulfill an NCLM goal asking for more local sources of revenue. (version)
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