Bill Summaries: H783 (2019-2020 Session)

  • Summary date: Apr 16 2019 - View summary

    Directs the Department of Transportation (DOT) to establish a pilot program to locate, classify, and clear draining issues in Highway Division 1 by September 1, 2019. Details required components of the program, including locating and recording GPS coordinates of specified culverts and drainage conveyances, classifying and designating the conditions and needs of each, clearing or repairing the culverts, and developing an ongoing inspection schedule for the culverts. Terminates the program on September 1, 2021. Appropriates $2 million in nonrecurring funds from the Highway Fund to DOT for the 2019-21 fiscal biennium to conduct the pilot program. Directs DOT to report to the specified NCGA committee on the program's progress on September 1, 2020, and September 1, 2021. Effective July 1, 2019.