AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE STATE HISTORIC SITES FUND IN THE DIVISION OF STATE HISTORIC SITES. Summarized in Daily Bulletin 3/14/11 and 3/29/11. Enacted June 23, 2011. Effective July 1, 2011.
Summary date: Jun 30 2011 - View summary
Bill S 340 (2011-2012)Summary date: Mar 29 2011 - View summary
Senate committee substitute makes the following changes to 1st edition. Amends proposed GS 121-7.6 to provide that the State Historic Sites Fund (Fund) is a special, interest-bearing revenue (was, non-reverting) fund. Requires Fund revenues to be used at the individual State Historic Site were the receipts are generated and requires the Division of State Historic Sites and the staff from each site to determine how the funds will be used at that site. Clarifies that the act does not apply to the Bentonville Battlefield State Historic Site, which is subject to GS 121-7.5. Makes clarifying and organizational changes.
Bill S 340 (2011-2012)Summary date: Mar 14 2011 - View summary
Enacts new GS 121-7.6 establishing the State Historic Sites Fund (Fund) as a special, interest-bearing, non-reverting fund in the Division of State Historic Sites (Division) to provide funds for operation, interpretation, maintenance, preservation, development, and expansion at all state historic sites. Appropriates funds annually. Requires receipts from the lease or rental of property or facilities, disposition of structures or products of the land, and admissions and fees collected at the sites owned or controlled by the Division to be credited to the Fund. Requires the Division to report on the Fund to specified legislative entities by September 30 of each year. Excludes the Bentonville Battlefield Historic Site from the statute. Effective July 1, 2011.