ADJOURN 2019 REGULAR SESSION TO NOVEMBER.

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Senate Bill 694 (Public) Filed Wednesday, October 30, 2019
A JOINT RESOLUTION ADJOURNING THE 2019 REGULAR SESSION OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO A DATE CERTAIN AND LIMITING THE MATTERS THAT MAY BE CONSIDERED UPON RECONVENING.
Intro. by Rabon.

Status: Ch. Res 2019-20 (Oct 31 2019)
S 694

Bill Summaries:

  • Summary date: Oct 31 2019 - More information

    Senate amendment to the 1st edition makes the following changes. 

    Expands upon the items that may be considered when the House and Senate reconvene on November 13, to also include: (1) bills providing for the selection, appointment, or confirmation as required by law, including the filling of vacancies of positions for which the appointees were elected by the NCGA upon recommendation of the Speaker of the House, President of the Senate, or President Pro Tempore of the Senate; (2) bills providing for action on gubernatorial nominations or appointments; and (3) adoption of conference reports for bills which were in conference on or before the date this resolution is adopted. 

    Amends the items that may be considered when the House and Senate reconvene on January 14, to include the adoption of conference reports for bills which were in conference on or before the date this resolution is adopted, no longer requiring that conferees have been appointed by both houses on or before the date the resolution is adopted. 


  • Summary date: Oct 30 2019 - More information

    Provides that when the House of Representatives (House) and Senate adjourn on the date this resolution is ratified, they stand adjourned to reconvene on November 13, 2019, at noon. During the session convened on November 13, limits the matters that may be considered to (1) bills responding to actions related to litigation concerning the districts for Congress, State House, and State Senate and (2) a joint resolution further adjourning the 2019 Regular Session or amending a joint resolution adjourning the 2019 Regular Session to a date certain. 

    Provides that when the House and Senate adjourn the session convened on November 13, they stand adjourned to reconvene on January 14, 2020, at noon.

    Limits the matters that may be considered during the session that reconvenes on January 14, to the following: (1) bills returned by the Governor with his objections under Section 22 of Article II of the North Carolina Constitution, for the purpose of considering overriding of the veto; (2) bills providing for the selection, appointment, or confirmation as required by law; (3) bills providing for action on gubernatorial nominations or appointments; (4) bills responding to actions related to litigation concerning the districts for Congressional, State House, State Senate, judicial, municipal, county, and other elected officials' actions and any other litigation challenging the legality of legislative enactments; (5) adoption of conference reports for bills which were in conference on or before the date this resolution is adopted, and conferees had been appointed by both houses on or before that date; (6) bills addressing funding for and oversight of the Department of Transportation; (7) bills addressing access to health care; (8) bills providing for or modifying appropriations of State funds; and (9) a joint resolution further adjourning the 2019 Regular Session or amending a joint resolution adjourning the 2019 Regular Session to a date certain.


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