AN ACT TO ADJUST THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION CERTIFIED BUDGET FOR THE 2020-2021 FISCAL YEAR AND TO IMPLEMENT GOVERNANCE MEASURES AND OTHER MODIFICATIONS RELATED TO THE OPERATIONS OF THE DEPARTMENT.
Senate committee substitute makes the following changes to the 4th edition.
Makes clarifying and technical changes to the proposed changes to GS 143B-350 regarding legislative appointments to the Board of Transportation. Makes conforming changes to the members to be legislatively appointed to two-year terms beginning July 31, 2020.
Adds a new provision providing for legislative appointments to the Board of Transportation when the NCGA is not in session to be conducted pursuant to specified statute, and prohibits the Governor from rejecting such recommendations. Deems such candidates approved upon submission of the recommendation to the Governor.