Bill Summaries: S783 (2021)

  • Summary date: May 25 2022 - View summary

    Creates the 15-member Joint Legislative Study Committee on Short Term Compensation (committee). Provides for legislative appointment of the 12 committee members. Provides for three ex officio members, including the Assistant Secretary of the Department of Commerce in charge of the Division of Employment Security. Sets forth parameters for meetings, vacancies, member expenses, and staffing. Directs the committee to study short term compensation and its possible enactment and implementation as authorized by specified federal laws. Sets required components to study if STC is enacted, including a review of programs in other states. Directs the committee to report to the 2023 NCGA, at which time the committee terminates. Grants the committee specified powers to carry out its duties. 

    Appropriates $50,000 from the General Fund to the NCGA for 2022-23 to support the committee.

    Effective July 1, 2022.