Bill Summary for H 820 (2015-2016)

Summary date: 

Apr 16 2015

Bill Information:

View NCGA Bill Details2015-2016 Session
House Bill 820 (Public) Filed Tuesday, April 14, 2015
AN ACT TO REQUIRE THE IMPLEMENTATION OF ZERO-BASED BUDGETING FOR THE STATE BUDGET BY THE 2021-2023 FISCAL BIENNIUM.
Intro. by Blust.

View: All Summaries for BillTracking:

Bill summary

Enacts new GS 143C-3-3.1 to require the Governor, commencing with the fiscal year beginning July 1, 2017, to begin the implementation of a zero-based budget (as defined in the act). Requires a schedule for a four-year phase in. Requires the Governor to identify which agencies are required to submit a zero based budget for each of the four fiscal years and sets out requirements for those agencies. 

Amends GS 143C-3-5, Budget recommendations and budget message, to require beginning with 2017‑18 that the Governor present budget recommendations to the General Assembly that include zero-based budgets for certain state agencies identified by the Governor; requires that beginning with 2021‑22, the entire budget for the 2021‑23 fiscal biennium be a zero‑based budget.

© 2022 School of Government The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

This work is copyrighted and subject to "fair use" as permitted by federal copyright law. No portion of this publication may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without the express written permission of the publisher. Distribution by third parties is prohibited. Prohibited distribution includes, but is not limited to, posting, e-mailing, faxing, archiving in a public database, installing on intranets or servers, and redistributing via a computer network or in printed form. Unauthorized use or reproduction may result in legal action against the unauthorized user.

Printer-friendly: Click to view