AN ACT TO AMEND THE PROVISIONS REGARDING EXPANSION OF A METROPOLITAN SEWERAGE DISTRICT AND TO MAKE ADDITIONAL BOARD APPOINTMENTS PARALLEL TO THE PROCESS TO EXPAND A METROPOLITAN WATER AND SEWERAGE DISTRICT. Enacted June 8, 2017. Effective June 8, 2017.
Summary date: Jun 8 2017 - View summary
Summary date: Apr 24 2017 - View summary
House committee substitute makes the following changes to the 1st edition.
Amends GS 162A-68(a) to clarify that the resolution for inclusion filed with the sewerage district board is from the governing board requesting that all or part of that board's political subdivision be included in the sewerage district. Makes other technical changes to subsection (a).
Modifies new GS 162A-68(1a) to provide that when the territory of the district is expanded into new territory, any county without representation on the district board shall be represented by three additional members who are qualified voters residing within the new territory.
Summary date: Apr 11 2017 - View summary
Amends GS 162A-68 (Procedure for inclusion of additional political subdivision or unincorporated area; notice and hearing; elections; actions to set aside proceedings). Provides that if any county that is expanding the territory of a metropolitan sewerage district shall be represented on the district board by three additional members who are qualified voters residing within the new territory, appointed by the county board of commissioners governing the new territory. Makes clarifying and conforming changes.