AN ACT TO DIRECT THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND CONSUMER SERVICES TO CREATE A PLAN FOR FEES AND CHARGES TO SUPPORT FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY AND PROPER STEWARDSHIP OF DUPONT STATE RECREATIONAL FOREST AND TO DIRECT THAT A PORTION OF PROCEEDS FROM THE SALE OF CERTAIN STATE PROPERTY BE TRANSFERRED TO THE CLEAN WATER MANAGEMENT TRUST FUND AND THE PARKS AND RECREATION TRUST FUND. SL 2020-16. Enacted June 12, 2020. Effective June 12, 2020.
Bill Summaries: S390 (2019-2020 Session)
Summary date: Jun 15 2020 - View summary
Summary date: Jun 4 2020 - View summary
House amendment to the 3rd edition makes the following changes. Changes the due date of the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services report on the finances and operating model of DuPont State Recreational Forest from February 1, 2021 to August 1, 2021.
Summary date: Jun 3 2020 - View summary
House committee substitute to the 2nd edition makes the following changes. Changes the due date of the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services report from February 1, 2020, to February 1, 2021.
Enacts new GS 146-30.2, requiring that net proceeds from the sale of State-owned real property located outside of the State Capitol area (as defined in the act) be calculated in accordance with this statute. Defines net proceeds as the gross amount received from the sale of State-owned real property located outside of the State Capitol area, less: (1) any expenses incurred incident to that sale as may be allowed under rules and regulations adopted by the Governor and approved by the Council of State; (2) a service charge to be paid into the State Land Fund, unless such service charge is prohibited by GS 146-30 (Application of net proceeds); (3) an amount equal to 12.5% of the gross amount received to be paid into the Clean Water Management Trust Fund; and (4) an amount equal to 12.5% of the gross amount received to be paid into the Parks and Recreation Trust Fund. Requires net proceeds to be handled in accordance with the provisions of GS 146-30. Excludes from this statute proceeds derived from the sale of land or property originally purchased with, under the supervision and control of, or maintained with funds from the State Highway Fund or proceeds derived from the disposition of residue property.
Makes conforming changes to the act's long title.
Summary date: Apr 11 2019 - View summary
Senate committee substitute to the 1st edition makes the following changes. Amends the study's minimum components to include a recommendation for legislative action to ensure that receipts are used only for the DuPont State Forest's operational needs (in addition to the already listed capital and maintenance needs).
Summary date: Mar 27 2019 - View summary
Requires the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services to study the finances and operating model of DuPont State Recreational Forest (Forest) and create a plan for a sustainable income stream that will help preserve and protect the Forest. Sets out four issues that must be included in the study including an entry fee that will favor North Carolina citizens and require out-of-state visitors to contribute towards the sustainable operation of the Forest in proportion to their use of facilities and amenities funded by State taxpayers. Requires a report to the specified NCGA committee and division by February 1, 2020.