AN ACT TO APPROPRIATE FUNDS FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL AND CULTURAL RESOURCES FOR THE CONNECT NC PARK FACILITIES OPERATING RESERVES. SL 2020-42. Enacted June 26, 2020. Effective July 1, 2020.
Bill Summaries: S811 (2019-2020 Session)
Summary date: Jun 29 2020 - View summary
Summary date: Jun 3 2020 - View summary
Senate committee substitute makes the following changes to the 1st edition.
Modifies the appropriations provisions of the act. Previously, appropriated an unspecified amount from the General Fund to the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources (DNCR). Now, reallocates $1,828,982 in recurring funds appropriated to the Pay Plan Reserve for the 2020-21 fiscal year and appropriates the funds to DNCR to be used to fund up to 19 positions and operational needs of the previously specified parks expanded or improved through the NC Connect Bonds. Directs DNCR to transfer, by August 15, 2020, $750,000 in nonrecurring funds from the cash balance in the Parks and Recreation Trust Fund to the Division of Parks and Recreation. Appropriates the transferred funds to be used for equipment and other nonrecurring expenses for the previously specified parks expanded or improved through the NC Connect Bonds. Maintains the act's accompanying general provisions and effective date of July 1, 2020.
Summary date: May 19 2020 - View summary
Appropriates an amount sufficient for the purposes of the act from the General Fund to the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources for the Connect NC Park Facilities Operating Reserves. Requires recurring funds to be used to fund up to 19 positions and operational needs of the specified parks. Require nonrecurring funds for 2020-21 to be used to fund equipment and other nonrecurring expenses of the same specified parks.
Reenacts the provisions of the State Budget Act, GS Chapter 143C, and incorporates them into this act by reference.
Provides that except where expressly repealed or amended by this act, the provisions of any other legislation enacted during the 2019 Regular Session expressly appropriating funds to an agency, a department, or an institution covered under this act, remain in effect.
Effective July 1, 2020.