Legislation Assigned to the Senate SLG Committee (32)
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Date of Last Recorded Action: 10/17/2017

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 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 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 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 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 0310 HighWireless Communications Infrastructure Siting Jason Saine
7/21/2017 Ch. SL 2017-159 EPU SLG
Communications Economic Development Planning & Land Use Public Safety Transportation
companion bill to SB 377

Eliminates most municipal zoning authority related to small cell wireless installations. Forces cities to undertake an expedited wireless application review process. Limits the amounts a city may charge applicants for application reviews and use of the right of way. Reduces a city’s control of access to the public’s right of way, among numerous other restrictions. (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 0420 MonitorRockingham Cty Tourism Development Authority Bert Jones
6/28/2017 Ch. SL 2017-59 SLG I SLG
Economic Development Local Bills Taxation & Finance

Changes the qualifications for some members of the Rockingham County Tourism Development Authority board of directors to allow more members that have an interest in the county’s economic development, but may not represent business interests directly involved with the collection of the county’s occupancy tax. Adds the County Finance Director to the authority board of directors. (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 0509 MonitorDavidson County Zoning Procedure Changes Samuel Watford
6/20/2017 Senate - Re-ref Com On Judiciary SLG II SLG
Local Bills Planning & Land Use

Delegates authority to the Davidson County planning board to undertake the process for and make final decisions on zoning map amendments, including the adoption of a consistency statement, subject to approval by the board of commissioners on the consent agenda. Allows appeal of the planning board’s decisions to go to the board of commissioners. (version 1)

H 0740 MonitorSAR Rename/Disputed County Boundaries/Mapping Allen McNeill
7/21/2017 Ch. SL 2017-170 SLG II SLG
General Government Public Safety

Renames the current urban search and rescue teams by dropping the word “urban” and makes related technical changes to enable intergovernmental cooperation for these emergency response operations. Adds a technical assistance role for the NC Geodetic Survey in defining or clarifying county boundary lines. Creates a new process whereby any reestablished county boundary become conclusive, even if the requesting counties did not ratify that boundary within one year of receiving the map survey plat. Transfers maps that identify protected mountain ridge crests from DEQ to the NC Geodetic Survey. (version 1)

S 0005 MonitorMecklenburg/Police Countywide Jurisdiction Jeffery Tarte
6/22/2017 Ch. SL 2017-42 RulesCOH SLG
Local Bills Public Safety
Expands the jurisdiction of the police departments of certain Mecklenburg County towns to unincorporated areas of the county, under certain circumstances. (version 1)
S 0006 MonitorCornelius Annexation Jeffery Tarte
6/28/2017 Ch. SL 2017-70 SLG I SLG
Annexation Local Bills

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

S 0019 MonitorEven Yr Municipal Election/Towns of Troy/Star Cathy Dunn
5/16/2017 Ch. SL 2017-12 SLG I SLG
Elections Local Bills
Companion bill HB 8
Moves the elections for the Towns of Troy and Star to even-numbered years, beginning in 2018. (version 1)
S 0051 MonitorWinston-Salem/Service by Publication Cost Paul Lowe
4/4/2017 Senate - Re-ref Com On Finance -SLG
Local Government Taxation & Finance
S 0063 MonitorMilitary Affairs Commission/Strategic Plan Donald Davis
6/28/2017 Ch. SL 2017-64 RulesCOH SLG
Economic Development Military & Veteran

Requires the state Military Affairs Commission to develop a strategic plan that addresses military-related economic development in North Carolina, among other related topics. (version 1)

S 0069 MonitorLocal Gov't Comm/Finance Officer Training Donald Davis
7/12/2017 Ch. SL 2017-105 SLG I SLG
Budgeting & Fiscal Control Personnel

Clarifies existing law to ensure that a local government’s finance officer or other employee receives notification from the Local Government Commission of any required training, and also receives written proof of completion of that training. (version 1)

S 0103 MonitorFayetteville Annexation Benjamin Clark
6/14/2017 Senate - Re-ref Com On Rules and Operations of the Senate -SLG
Annexation Local Bills
Companion bill HB 109

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

S 0105 MonitorFairmont Vol. Annex.; Troutman Land Use Reg Danny Britt
6/29/2017 Ch. SL 2017-76 RulesCOH SLG
Annexation Local Bills
Companion bill to HB 4

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

S 0115 MonitorCertain Towns/Sewer Fee Collections Danny Britt
4/4/2017 Senate - Re-ref Com On Finance -SLG
Local Bills Taxation & Finance Utilities

Enhances the utility billing and collection options available to the Town of Proctorville so that the Town may bill and collect fees charged by its wastewater enterprise along with property taxes. (version 1)

S 0122 MonitorRepeal Centerville Charter John Barefoot
6/22/2017 Ch. SL 2017-43 SLG I SLG
Incorporation Local Government

As the title suggests, provides for the dissolution of the municipal corporation of Centerville, including authority to liquidate the assets and liabilities of the Town. (version 1)

S 0140 MonitorRevise State Nature and Historic Preserve Ralph Hise
4/6/2017 House - Ref to the Com on State and Local Government II, if favorable, Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House SLG II SLG
Communications General Government Public Safety

Gives governmental entities, including local governments, the ability to place equipment on a communications tower located in Chimney Rock State Park, for general communications purposes. (version 1)

S 0144 MonitorFayetteville/Small Business Enterprise Pgm Benjamin Clark
6/14/2017 Senate - Re-ref to State and Local Government. If fav, re-ref to Commerce and Insurance. If fav, re-ref to Rules and Operations of the Senate -SLG
General Government Local Bills

Grants the City of Fayetteville the authority to establish a small business program that cultivates small businesses in the City. In turn, allows the City to give those small businesses preferences in City contract awards, to the extent that preference does not displace other mandatory business participation requirements such as those for minority and women-owned businesses. (version 1)

S 0181 MonitorElectronic Notice - Guilford County Paul Lowe
10/5/2017 Ch. SL 2017-210 RulesCOH SLG
Companion bill HB 245

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)

S 0260 MonitorWake Forest Annexation John Barefoot
6/26/2017 Ch. SL 2017-47 RulesCOH SLG
Annexation Local Bills

Annexes certain highway right of way into the Town of Wake Forest. (version 1)

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