Bill Summaries: H31 (2023-2024 Session)

  • Summary date: Jan 30 2023 - View summary

    Amends Section C of Article V of “A Plan for Merger of the Rowan County School and the Salisbury City Schools," as amended by Section 2 of SL 1987-890 to change the candidate filing period to run for the Rowan-Salisbury Board of Education. Requires candidates to now file a notice of candidacy starting no earlier than 12:00 noon on the third Friday in July (was, the sixteenth Friday) and ending by not later than 12:00 noon on the third Friday in July before the general election (was, the twelfth Friday). Changes the contents of a notice of candidacy to now conform to the requirements of Article 24 (Conduct of Municipal Elections) of GS Chapter 163 instead of requiring the statement to also include the candidate’s address and place of residence. Makes additional clarifying and technical changes. Applies only to elections held after the act becomes law.