VOLUNTARY CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE GENERAL FUND (NEW).

View NCGA Bill Details2013-2014 Session
House Bill 912 (Public) Filed Thursday, April 11, 2013
A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT TO REQUIRE THE STATE TREASURER TO ACCEPT MONETARY CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE GENERAL FUND OF THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA FOR GOVERNMENTAL SERVICES.
Intro. by Blust, Jones, Holloway, Jordan.

Status: Ref To Com On Finance (Senate Action) (May 15 2013)

SOG comments (1):

Long title change

The House committee substitute to the 1st edition amend the act's long title. The original title was: A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT TO PROVIDE SPACE ON THE INCOME TAX RETURN FOR INDIVIDUALS TO MAKE DONATIONS TO THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA FOR GOVERNMENTAL SERVICES.

Bill History:

H 912

Bill Summaries:

  • Summary date: May 14 2013 - More information

    House committee substitute to the 1st edition makes the following changes. Deletes the provisions of the 1st edition and replaces it with the following. Enacts new GS 143C-7-3 requiring the State Treasurer to accept monetary contributions to the General Fund to be sued for governmental services, spending, and appropriations. Updates the act's titles.


  • Summary date: Apr 16 2013 - More information

    Enacts new GS 105-159.3 (Contribution by individual for governmental support), providing that state individual income tax returns must provide the opportunity and space to make a monetary donation to one or more of the specified state departments or the General Fund. Remitted funds become irrevocable upon filing the tax return for the taxable year and can be used for the provision of governmental services, spending, and appropriations.

    Effective for taxable years beginning on or after January 1, 2013.


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