NC Legislative Update – 6.1.22
NC Legislative Update By Cady Thomas Activity Updates Budget Update House Speaker Moore said that subcommittees could start meeting this week to rollout the modifications to the state budget. House and Senate leaders have agreed to spend between $29.5 and $30 billion while Governor Cooper’s proposed budget would spend $30.79 billion. The NCGA is considering...
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NC Legislative Update – 5.16.22
NC Legislative Update by Cady Thomas Activity Updates The NC General Assembly returns for the short session on May 18th. No votes are expected to be taken until the following week. Bills and Legislation State Budget Process In the first year of each legislative biennium, the budget sets a two-year spending plan. In the short...
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NC Legislative Update – 4.29.22
NC Legislative Update  By Cady Thomas Activity Updates Legislative Session The House and Senate are scheduled to return May 4-6 for a brief session where no record votes are expected. The regular short session will begin May 18. During the short session, the General Assembly can only consider bills which passed out of their chamber...
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NC Legislative Update – 4.18.22
NC Legislative Updates By Cady Thomas Activity Updates Transportation Funding The Joint Legislative Transportation Oversight Committee met last week. The most relevant discussion centered on the financial updates from NCDOT: Burt Tasaico, Director of Strategic Initiatives and Program Support North Carolina Department of Transportation, gave an update on the Infrastructure Investment  and Jobs Act. Stephanie...
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NC Legislative Update – 4.1.22
NC Legislative Update By Cady Thomas Activity Updates Interim Committees While the NCGA is out of session, the following committees will meet to address various issues: Joint Legislative Committee on Health Care Access and Medicaid Expansion – Tuesday, March 29 at 9:30am and Monday, April 11 at 1:30pm; Joint Legislative Oversight Committee on General Government...
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