Appropriates $3 million in recurring funds for 2019-20 from the General Fund to the Department of Commerce to be transferred to the nonprofit corporation with which the Department has contracted under GS 143B-431.01(b). Requires specified amounts of the funds to be used for marketing and advertising for domestic travel and tourism to the state; marketing and advertising for international travel and tourism to the state; operations, research, and staffing costs; and marketing and advertising for sporting events and events attracting retirees to the state. Effective July 1, 2019.
TRAVEL AND TOURISM FUNDING.
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AN ACT TO APPROPRIATE FUNDS FOR THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PARTNERSHIP OF NORTH CAROLINA TO PROMOTE NORTH CAROLINA TRAVEL AND TOURISM GROWTH.Intro. by Edwards, Gunn, Hise.
Status: Re-ref to Appropriations/Base Budget. If fav, re-ref to Rules and Operations of the Senate (Senate action) (Mar 21 2019)
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 Senate: Filed
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 Senate: Passed 1st Reading
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 Senate: Ref To Com On Rules and Operations of the Senate
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 Senate: Withdrawn From Com
Bill S 326 (2019-2020)Summary date: Mar 20 2019 - View Summary