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Bills Ratified, Enrolled, Presented To The Office Of Secretary Of State PDF Print E-mail
State Government
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Tuesday, 24 June 2014 16:11

RALEIGH, (SGRToday.com) - The enrolling clerk of the General Assembly reports the following bills ratified, enrolled, and presented to the office of the Secretary of State.

 
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SB 845
AN ACT TO ALLOW THE VILLAGE OF BALD HEAD ISLAND TO OPERATE A CONTRACT POST OFFICE WITH A GOVERNMENTAL OR COMMERCIAL ENTITY.
 
SB 867
AN ACT TO EXTEND THE TERMS OF OFFICE FROM TWO TO FOUR YEARS FOR THE MAYOR AND THE MEMBERS OF THE BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE TOWN OF MCDONALD.
 
SB 868
AN ACT TO EXTEND THE TERMS OF OFFICE FROM TWO TO FOUR YEARS FOR THE MAYOR AND THE MEMBERS OF THE BOARD OF ALDERMEN OF THE TOWN OF PROCTORVILLE.
 
HB 531
 AN ACT TO AMEND THE EXTRATERRITORIAL JURISDICTION AUTHORITY OF THE TOWN OF WEAVERVILLE, TO MAKE A SIMILAR TECHNICAL CORRECTION AS TO THE CITY OF ASHEVILLE, TO ALLOW THE COUNTY OF BUNCOMBE TO ZONE CERTAIN DONUT HOLES, TO REPEAL THE BUNCOMBE COUNTY CULTURE AND RECREATION AUTHORITY, AND TO ALLOW THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS OF HENDERSON COUNTY TO STANDARDIZE THE CEILING ON FIRE DISTRICT TAXES IN HENDERSON COUNTY.
 
Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 June 2014 16:13
 
Gov. Pat McCrory Signs Economic Development Partnership Bill Into Law PDF Print E-mail
State Government
By Administrator   
Tuesday, 24 June 2014 16:08

RALEIGH, (SGRToday.com) - The remake of North Carolina's approach to recruiting jobs to the state has begun. On Tuesday, Gov. Pat McCrory signed into law House Bill 1031, which creates a nonprofit corporation to assist the Department of Commerce in a range of activities.

 
"This legislation allows us to put a new economic development approach in place that helps to create jobs by putting a greater emphasis on customer service, all while saving taxpayer money," the governor said in a statement. "With this new approach, our business recruiters will be able to respond to companies faster. We’ll be able to help existing companies grow and recruit new companies that are considering locating in North Carolina."  
 
The bill can be found at http://ncleg.net/gascripts/BillLookUp/BillLookUp.pl?Session=2013&BillID=h1031&submitButton=Go
Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 June 2014 16:09
 
Gov. Pat McCrory's Public Schedule For Tuesday, June 24, 2014 PDF Print E-mail
State Government
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Tuesday, 24 June 2014 05:48

RALEIGH, (SGRToday.com) - Following is Gov. Pat McCrory's public schedule for June 24, 2014, as released by his office.

 
1 p.m.
Bill Signing
Old State Capitol
House Chamber
1 E. Edenton Street
Raleigh
 
OPEN to credentialed press only.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 24 June 2014 05:49
 
HHS Receives $1.5 Million Duke Endowment Grant To Expand Telepsychiatry Program PDF Print E-mail
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Monday, 23 June 2014 09:58

RALEIGH, (SGRToday.com) - The state's effort to provide telepsychiatry services to rural citizens will soon be $1.5 million richer, thanks to a grant from the Duke Endowment.

 
The state's Health and Human Servcies department announced the grant to the Office of Rural Health and Community Care last week. The program operates out of East Carolina University.
 
 
"The additional resources will complement state funding allowing the telepsychiatry program to expand statewide," health and human services official Chris Collins said in a news release.  "This initiative addresses critical health professional shortages and creates unprecedented community access for individuals in rural and underserved areas to receive treatment for a mental health emergency."
 
The Duke Endowment grant will be disbursed in two installments, $800,000 in 2014 and $700,000 in 2015 and will be used to build upon the initial success of the telepsychiatry program. 
 
Last Updated on Monday, 23 June 2014 09:59
 
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