AN ACT RENAMING THE BEAUFORT-MOREHEAD CITY AIRPORT AUTHORITY AS THE CARTERET COUNTY-BEAUFORT AIRPORT AUTHORITY, INCREASING THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE AIRPORT AUTHORITY FROM FIVE TO SEVEN MEMBERS, AND CHANGING THE MANNER OF APPOINTMENT TO THE AIRPORT AUTHORITY.
Amends various sections of SL 1941-426 as follows.
Changes the name of the Beaufort Morehead City Airport Authority to the Carteret County-Beaufort Airport Authority.
Increases the membership of the Airport Authority from five to seven members, with one member, who must be a resident voter of Beaufort, appointed by the Beaufort Town Commissioners, and the other six members, who must be resident voters of Carteret County, appointed by the Carteret County Board of Commissioners. The terms of the two new members begin on July 1, 2019.
Empowers the Airport Authority to acquire from Carteret County and Beaufort (was, Carteret County, Beaufort, and Morehead City), and empowers that city and town to convey, any real or personal property necessary for the construction, operation, and maintenance of any airport in Carteret County.