STUDY AND ABATE OCULAR MELANOMA/FUNDS.

View NCGA Bill Details2021
Senate Bill 137 (Public) Filed Tuesday, February 23, 2021
AN ACT APPROPRIATING FUNDS TO STUDY AND ABATE OCULAR MELANOMA IN NORTHERN MECKLENBURG COUNTY.
Intro. by Marcus.

Status: Re-ref to Appropriations/Base Budget. If fav, re-ref to Rules and Operations of the Senate (Senate action) (Feb 24 2021)
S 137

Bill Summaries:

  • Summary date: Feb 23 2021 - More information

    Appropriates $150,000 in nonrecurring funds for 2021-22 from the General Fund to the Department of Health and Human Services to be allocated to the Nicholas School of the Environment  at Duke University to study the potential causes of and solutions for abating ocular melanoma in the towns of Huntersville and Cornelius and the surrounding area. Requires coordination with the North Carolina Policy Collaboratory in conducting the study and requires employing the specified strategies recommended by the North Carolina Policy Collaboratory. Requires a report on the results of the study to the specified NCGA committee on or before December 1, 2022. Effective July 1, 2021.


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