NC Legislative Update – 6.17.21
NC Legislative Update by Cady Thomas Budget Update The House and Senate have agreed to a spending package for the next year of $25.73 billion compared to the governor’s proposal of $27.3 billion. This is the latest we have started the budget process at the NCGA and we will likely be into the next fiscal...
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NC Legislative Update – 6.1.21
NC Legislative Update By Cady Thomas Activity Updates Resurfacing Projects Awarded Wake, Franklin and Granville Counties Bridge Replacement and Paving  Lenior County Bills and Legislation Budget About $500 million apart, the House and Senate have yet to agree to an overall spending amount for the 2021-2022 budget. This has delayed the release of the Senate’s...
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NC Senate Proposes Major Tax Package TODAY – HB 334
Today, the Senate introduced a major tax package in the proposed Senate Committee Substitute to H334. The Senate Finance Committee had a hearing on the legislation but no vote was taken. The bill will be voted out of committee tomorrow and will pass the Senate as early as Thursday. The focus of the bill is...
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NC Legislative Update – 5.17.21
NC Legislative Update By Cady Thomas Activity Updates Crossover Deadline In each long session, the NCGA sets a date by which most bills have to pass their body or origin or they die for the remainder of the biennium. That date this year was May 14. Bills that have appropriations or tax implications do not...
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NC Legislative Update – 4.29.21
NC Legislative Updates By Cady Thomas Activity Updates Meeting with NCDOT On April 29, Greg Dean and I met with Ronnie Keeter, Beau Memory, Chris Peoples, and Lamar Sylvester to discuss the use of the Full Depth Reclamation process in North Carolina and general overall funding concerns of NCDOT. It was a very positive meeting...
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