House committee substitute to the 1st edition makes the following changes. Maintains the whereas clauses but deletes the rest of the content of the previous edition and replaces it with the following. Encourages the North Carolina State Bar Council to adopt a rule to provide that full-time employees of the NCGA who are licensed attorneys are exempt from all continuing legal education requirements. Makes conforming changes to the act's titles.
Bill H 687 (2019-2020)Summary date: Apr 26 2019 - View Summary
Bill H 687 (2019-2020)Summary date: Apr 10 2019 - View Summary
Includes whereas clauses.
Requires the North Carolina General Assembly Exemption Rule (Rule) to be implemented to exempt NCGA members and full-time employees who are attorneys from all continuing legal education requirements. Requires the NC State Bar Council to amend the Rule so that it is consistent with this provision.