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).
Bill S 390 (2019-2020)Summary date: Apr 11 2019 - View summary
Bill S 390 (2019-2020)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.