Summaries of Substantive Legislation
Session Year 2019
H18 Constitution and Elections Allow Absentee Ballots/Fire District Election.
H29 Courts, Justice, and Corrections Standing Up for Rape Victims Act of 2019.
H29 Criminal Law and Procedure Standing Up for Rape Victims Act of 2019.
H50 Military, Veterans, and Indian Affairs Allow Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Traumatic Brain Injury and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
H50 Health and Human Services Allow Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Traumatic Brain Injury and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
H57 Education Create Term for Public Schools & Codify NCVPS.
H67 Transportation Road Barrier Prohibition.
H70 Health and Human Services Delay NC HealthConnex for Certain Providers.
H75 Health and Human Services School Safety Funds, Programs, and Reports.
H75 Education School Safety Funds, Programs, and Reports.
H82 Transportation Railroad Crossings/On-Track Equipment.
H99 State Government Transfer ALE/Move Boxing Advisory Commission.: Part I: Transfer Ale.
H99 Courts, Justice, and Corrections Transfer ALE/Move Boxing Advisory Commission.: Part I: Transfer Ale.
H99 Alcoholic Beverage Control Transfer ALE/Move Boxing Advisory Commission.: Part I: Transfer Ale.
H99 State Government Transfer ALE/Move Boxing Advisory Commission.: Part II: Move Boxing Advisory Commission and Give it Rule-making Authority.
H100 State Government DOT Budget for 2019-2021 Biennium.
H100 Transportation DOT Budget for 2019-2021 Biennium.
H106 Courts, Justice, and Corrections Inmate Health Care & 340B Program.
H106 Health and Human Services Inmate Health Care & 340B Program.
H107 Education PED Oversight/EPP Changes.
H108 Health and Human Services PED/Safekeeper Health Care Cost Recov. Pract.
H108 Courts, Justice, and Corrections PED/Safekeeper Health Care Cost Recov. Pract.
H111 State Government 2019-2021 Base Budgets/Certain Agencies.
H126 State Government Pay Increases/State Highway Patrol.
H126 Courts, Justice, and Corrections Pay Increases/State Highway Patrol.
H130 Alcoholic Beverage Control Allow Game Nights.
H130 Criminal Law and Procedure Allow Game Nights.
H131 State Government Repeal Map Act.
H131 Transportation Repeal Map Act.
H138 Criminal Law and Procedure Damage Jail & Prison Fire Sprinkler/Penalty.
H179 Transportation Mini-Truck Classification.
H198 Criminal Law and Procedure Human Trafficking Commission Recommendations.
H200 Local Government 2019 Storm Recovery/Var. Budget Corrections.
H200 Health and Human Services 2019 Storm Recovery/Var. Budget Corrections.
H200 State Government 2019 Storm Recovery/Var. Budget Corrections.
H206 Transportation Various Transportation Changes.
H211 Transportation Various Division of Motor Vehicles Changes.
H217 Information Technology Department of Information Technology Changes.
H219 Insurance NAIC Accreditation Amendments.
H220 Insurance Insurance Technical Changes.
H224 Criminal Law and Procedure Assault w/ Firearm on LEO/Increase Punishment.
H226 State Government Pay Increases/State Employees.
H228 Health and Human Services Modernize Laws Pertaining to NC Medical Board.
H228 Occupational Boards and Licensing Modernize Laws Pertaining to NC Medical Board.
H231 Education UNC & Comm. Coll. Pay/Retiree Bonus.
H231 Retirement UNC & Comm. Coll. Pay/Retiree Bonus.
H231 Vetoed Legislation UNC & Comm. Coll. Pay/Retiree Bonus.
H233 Civil Law and Procedure State Auditor/Local Finance Officer Amendments.
H243 State Government State Human Resources Act Amendments.
H257 Transportation Motorcycles/Face Masks.
H257 Criminal Law and Procedure Motorcycles/Face Masks.
H268 State Government Amend On-Site Wastewater Laws.
H268 Health and Human Services Amend On-Site Wastewater Laws.
H268 Environment, Natural Resources, and Energy Amend On-Site Wastewater Laws.
H283 Criminal Law and Procedure Conner’s Law.
H301 Courts, Justice, and Corrections Court Improvement Project Revisions/Juvenile Code.
H301 Children and Families Court Improvement Project Revisions/Juvenile Code.
H310 Commercial Law and Consumer Protection Clarify Insurance Producer Criminal Background Check.
H310 Insurance Clarify Insurance Producer Criminal Background Check.
H323 Criminal Law and Procedure Assess Costs of Local LEO Crime Lab Analysis.
H323 Courts, Justice, and Corrections Assess Costs of Local LEO Crime Lab Analysis.
H325 State Government Opioid Epidemic Response Act.
H325 Health and Human Services Opioid Epidemic Response Act.
H329 Environment, Natural Resources, and Energy Renewable Energy Amends.
H329 Utilities Renewable Energy Amends.
H337 Transportation Change Salvage Vehicle Transfer Requirements.
H362 Education 15-Point Scale For School Performance Grades.
H363 Alcoholic Beverage Control Craft Beer Distribution and Modernization Act.
H370 State Government Require Cooperation with ICE Detainers.
H370 Local Government Require Cooperation with ICE Detainers.
H370 Vetoed Legislation Require Cooperation with ICE Detainers.
H377 State Government Teacher Step Act.: Sec. 2.5: Principal Recruitment Supplement.
H377 Education Teacher Step Act.: Sec. 2.5: Principal Recruitment Supplement.
H387 Utilities Growing G.R.E.A.T.
H388 Health and Human Services Immunizing Pharmacists.
H389 Education ABC/Univ Athletic Facility.
H389 Alcoholic Beverage Control ABC/Univ Athletic Facility.
H391 Criminal Law and Procedure Passenger Protection Act.
H391 Transportation Passenger Protection Act.
H398 Information Technology Information Technology Budget/2019-2021 Fiscal Biennium.
H398 Vetoed Legislation Information Technology Budget/2019-2021 Fiscal Biennium.
H399 Finance Extend Tax Credits/Other Finance Changes.
H411 Commercial Law and Consumer Protection Modify School Qual./Student Success Indicator.
H411 Education Modify School Qual./Student Success Indicator.
H415 Criminal Law and Procedure Photos of Juveniles/Show-Ups.
H415 Courts, Justice, and Corrections Photos of Juveniles/Show-Ups.
H432 Utilities Water/Sewer to Contiguous Dwelling Units.
H449 Transportation Handicapped & Special Registration Plates.
H469 Civil Law and Procedure Various Family Law Changes.
H469 Children and Families Various Family Law Changes.
H470 Courts, Justice, and Corrections Administration of Justice Changes.
H474 Criminal Law and Procedure Death by Distribution.
H492 Property, Trusts, and Estates Simplify Builder Inventory Exclusion.
H492 Finance Simplify Builder Inventory Exclusion.
H495 Environment, Natural Resources, and Energy No Municipal Regulation of Off-Site Wastewater Systems.
H529 Utilities Utilities/Water and Wastewater Consumption.
H531 Civil Law and Procedure Protecting Tenants at Foreclosure Act Restored.
H531 Property, Trusts, and Estates Protecting Tenants at Foreclosure Act Restored.
H532 State Government DNCR Add New Trails & Various Changes.
H532 Environment, Natural Resources, and Energy DNCR Add New Trails & Various Changes.
H537 Transportation Alt. Hwy Use Tax Vehicle Subscriptions.
H537 Finance Alt. Hwy Use Tax Vehicle Subscriptions.
H546 Transportation Prohibit Counterfeit/Nonfunctional Airbags.
H548 Occupational Boards and Licensing Modify Physical Therapy Definition.
H548 Health and Human Services Modify Physical Therapy Definition.
H554 Occupational Boards and Licensing Funeral Practice Licensure Tech. Corrections.
H555 Health and Human Services Medicaid Transformation Implementation.
H555 Vetoed Legislation Medicaid Transformation Implementation.
H578 Children and Families Modify Legitimations Provisions.
H578 Courts, Justice, and Corrections Modify Legitimations Provisions.
H590 State Government Amend Administrative Procedure Laws.
H597 Agriculture and Wildlife Wildlife Resources Commission Amends.
H604 Retirement Small Business Retirement Program.
H609 State Government Salary Increases/Adult Correctional Employees.
H609 Courts, Justice, and Corrections Salary Increases/Adult Correctional Employees.
H617 Children and Families Allow Repeat Referral to Teen Court.
H617 Criminal Law and Procedure Allow Repeat Referral to Teen Court.
H617 Courts, Justice, and Corrections Allow Repeat Referral to Teen Court.
H620 State Government Street Database/Manual/Public Record Except.
H620 Transportation Street Database/Manual/Public Record Except.
H628 Commercial Law and Consumer Protection 2019 Banking & Mortgage Corrections & Changes.
H629 Local Government Law Enforcement Mutual Aid.
H629 State Government Law Enforcement Mutual Aid.
H645 Local Government Revisions to Outdoor Advertising Laws.
H645 Transportation Revisions to Outdoor Advertising Laws.
H645 Vetoed Legislation Revisions to Outdoor Advertising Laws.
H646 Constitution and Elections ID Approval/Flex Muni One-Stop.
H656 Health and Human Services Medicaid Changes for Transformation.
H658 Insurance Allow Donations of Unexpired Drugs.
H658 Health and Human Services Allow Donations of Unexpired Drugs.
H664 Education myFutureNC/Postsecondary Attainment Goal.
H668 Education Various Higher Education Changes.
H675 Property, Trusts, and Estates 2019 Building Code Regulatory Reform.
H675 State Government 2019 Building Code Regulatory Reform.
H675 Local Government 2019 Building Code Regulatory Reform.
H724 Commercial Law and Consumer Protection Truth in Caller ID Act.
H735 State Government Adopt Rules Incorporating 2017 Food Code.
H735 Health and Human Services Adopt Rules Incorporating 2017 Food Code.
H747 State Government North Carolina Missing Person Information Sharing.
H747 Courts, Justice, and Corrections North Carolina Missing Person Information Sharing.
H755 Insurance Travel Insurance Amendments.
H757 Local Government Pender County/Butner Property Transfers.
H757 State Government Pender County/Butner Property Transfers.
H758 Agriculture and Wildlife MSD Expansion and Governance/DACS Study.
H758 Environment, Natural Resources, and Energy MSD Expansion and Governance/DACS Study.
H758 State Government MSD Expansion and Governance/DACS Study.
H760 Courts, Justice, and Corrections Expand Loss Prevention Investigations.
H760 Criminal Law and Procedure Expand Loss Prevention Investigations.
H761 Health and Human Services Clarify Wastewater Permitting Liability.
H761 Environment, Natural Resources, and Energy Clarify Wastewater Permitting Liability.
H770 Occupational Boards and Licensing Freedom to Work/Occupational Licensing Board Reform.
H812 Environment, Natural Resources, and Energy Nutrient Offset Amendments.
H871 Commercial Law and Consumer Protection Fair Contracts.
H871 Civil Law and Procedure Fair Contracts.
H872 Utilities Underground Utility Safety Act/Changes.
H886 Education Study Participation of Operators in NC Pre-K.
H886 Health and Human Services Study Participation of Operators in NC Pre-K.
H917 Local Government Emergency Declaration/Clarify Rd Closure.
H917 Transportation Emergency Declaration/Clarify Rd Closure.
H917 State Government Emergency Declaration/Clarify Rd Closure.
H922 Insurance Enhance Insurance Coverage/Educ. Buildings.
H924 Education Teacher Contract Changes.
H934 Health and Human Services Right to Try Adult Stem Cell Treatments.
H966 State Government 2019 Appropriations Act.
H966 Vetoed Legislation 2019 Appropriations Act.
H1001 Children and Families Raise the Age Funding.
H1001 State Government Raise the Age Funding.
H1001 Courts, Justice, and Corrections Raise the Age Funding.
H1014 State Government 2020 Census VTD Verification Program.
H1014 Constitution and Elections 2020 Census VTD Verification Program.
S9 Criminal Law and Procedure Female Genital Mutilation/Clarify Prohibition.
S11 Alcoholic Beverage Control ABC Regulation and Reform.
S29 Criminal Law and Procedure Move Over Law/Increase Penalties/Amber Lights.
S29 Transportation Move Over Law/Increase Penalties/Amber Lights.
S55 State Government Continuing Education for General Contractors.
S55 Occupational Boards and Licensing Continuing Education for General Contractors.
S56 Finance Revenue Laws Technical Changes.
S61 State Government Community Colleges Budget/2019-2021 Biennium.
S61 Education Community Colleges Budget/2019-2021 Biennium.
S68 Local Government Relocation of Water/Sewer Line Costs.
S68 Transportation Relocation of Water/Sewer Line Costs.
S75 Courts, Justice, and Corrections Restore Ct. of Appeals Membership.
S77 Agriculture and Wildlife Ag Disaster Fund/Certain Counties.
S77 State Government Ag Disaster Fund/Certain Counties.
S86 Insurance Small Business Health Care Act.
S88 Commercial Law and Consumer Protection Electrician Requirements for Certain Orgs.
S88 Occupational Boards and Licensing Electrician Requirements for Certain Orgs.
S95 Local Government Veterans Memorial Funds/Do Not Revert.
S95 Finance Veterans Memorial Funds/Do Not Revert.
S95 Environment, Natural Resources, and Energy Veterans Memorial Funds/Do Not Revert.
S118 State Government Prison Safety/Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) State Plan/Clarifications.
S118 Courts, Justice, and Corrections Prison Safety/Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) State Plan/Clarifications.
S127 State Government Protect Governmental Accountability.
S127 Labor and Employment Protect Governmental Accountability.
S148 Criminal Law and Procedure Public Records/Release of LEO Recordings.
S148 Courts, Justice, and Corrections Public Records/Release of LEO Recordings.
S148 State Government Public Records/Release of LEO Recordings.
S151 Criminal Law and Procedure Break or Enter Pharmacy/Increase Penalty.
S154 Military, Veterans, and Indian Affairs Allow Sports/Horse Race Wagering Tribal Lands.
S154 Criminal Law and Procedure Allow Sports/Horse Race Wagering Tribal Lands.
S162 Commercial Law and Consumer Protection Loan Origination/Late Payment Charge Changes.
S190 Finance Expand Special Assessments for Dam Repair.
S190 Local Government Expand Special Assessments for Dam Repair.
S191 Local Government Out-of-State Law Enforcement/2020 Republican Convention.
S191 Courts, Justice, and Corrections Out-of-State Law Enforcement/2020 Republican Convention.
S199 Civil Law and Procedure Child Sex Abuse/Strengthen Laws.
S199 Criminal Law and Procedure Child Sex Abuse/Strengthen Laws.
S199 Children and Families Child Sex Abuse/Strengthen Laws.
S210 Health and Human Services Organ and Tissue Donation/Heart Heroes.
S214 Constitution and Elections Ensure Orderly 2019 Elections.
S218 Military, Veterans, and Indian Affairs Clarify State Recognition - Lumbee Indians.
S219 Education Modify Teacher Licensing Requirements.
S220 State Government Removal of Political Signs by Citizens.
S220 Constitution and Elections Removal of Political Signs by Citizens.
S225 Education Repeal Tuition Surcharge.
S227 Education TP3/Principal Fellows Consolidation.
S230 Occupational Boards and Licensing NC Military and Veteran Act of 2019.
S230 Military, Veterans, and Indian Affairs NC Military and Veteran Act of 2019.
S230 Education NC Military and Veteran Act of 2019.
S250 Courts, Justice, and Corrections Remove Foreign Citizens from Voting Rolls.
S250 Constitution and Elections Remove Foreign Citizens from Voting Rolls.
S250 Vetoed Legislation Remove Foreign Citizens from Voting Rolls.
S252 Health and Human Services Dental Bill of Rights.
S255 Civil Law and Procedure State Board Construction Contract Claim.
S255 State Government State Board Construction Contract Claim.
S290 Alcoholic Beverage Control ABC Regulatory Reform Bill.
S297 Environment, Natural Resources, and Energy Cancer Research Advisory Panel.
S297 Health and Human Services Cancer Research Advisory Panel.
S301 Education Regional School Modifications.
S302 Health and Human Services Update ACH Svc & Care Plan/Bd of Nursing.
S310 Utilities Electric Co-Op Rural Broadband Services.
S311 Occupational Boards and Licensing Massage Board Membership.
S313 State Government Perf. Guar. to Streamline Afford. Housing.
S313 Property, Trusts, and Estates Perf. Guar. to Streamline Afford. Housing.
S316 Property, Trusts, and Estates Affordable Housing.
S316 State Government Affordable Housing.
S316 Local Government Affordable Housing.
S320 Local Government Regional Water Systems and State Grants.
S320 Environment, Natural Resources, and Energy Regional Water Systems and State Grants.
S320 Utilities Regional Water Systems and State Grants.
S320 Vetoed Legislation Regional Water Systems and State Grants.
S321 Transportation Federal Motor Carrier Safety/PRISM.
S332 Property, Trusts, and Estates Civil Procedure/Limitations/Land Surveyors.
S332 Civil Law and Procedure Civil Procedure/Limitations/Land Surveyors.
S343 Education Various Education Law Changes.
S353 Property, Trusts, and Estates Amend Cartway Path/Septic Tank Laws.
S354 State Government Strengthening Educators' Pay Act.
S354 Education Strengthening Educators' Pay Act.
S354 Vetoed Legislation Strengthening Educators' Pay Act.
S355 Property, Trusts, and Estates Land-Use Regulatory Changes.
S355 Environment, Natural Resources, and Energy Land-Use Regulatory Changes.
S355 State Government Land-Use Regulatory Changes.
S356 State Government DOT Cash and Accountability.
S356 Transportation DOT Cash and Accountability.
S359 Criminal Law and Procedure Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act.
S359 Health and Human Services Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act.
S359 Vetoed Legislation Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act.
S366 Education 9th/10th Grade/College Transfer Pathways.
S378 Commercial Law and Consumer Protection Local Economic Development Modifications.
S378 Local Government Local Economic Development Modifications.
S381 Environment, Natural Resources, and Energy Reconstitute/Clarify Boards and Commissions.
S381 State Government Reconstitute/Clarify Boards and Commissions.
S384 Transportation Clarify Motor Vehicle Dealer Laws.
S385 Transportation Clarify/Auto Dealers Regulatory Requirements.
S391 Labor and Employment Expand Youth Internship Opportunities.
S392 Education Various Charter School Changes.
S392 Vetoed Legislation Various Charter School Changes.
S394 Civil Law and Procedure Changes to Estates & Trusts Statutes.
S394 Property, Trusts, and Estates Changes to Estates & Trusts Statutes.
S399 Education Rehire High-Need Teachers.
S399 Retirement Rehire High-Need Teachers.
S413 Criminal Law and Procedure Raise the Age Modifications.
S413 Children and Families Raise the Age Modifications.
S413 Courts, Justice, and Corrections Raise the Age Modifications.
S420 Military, Veterans, and Indian Affairs NC Servicemembers Civil Relief Act.
S429 State Government Disaster Recovery - 2019 Budget Provisions.
S429 Environment, Natural Resources, and Energy Disaster Recovery - 2019 Budget Provisions.
S433 State Government DNCR Omnibus & Other Changes.
S433 Environment, Natural Resources, and Energy DNCR Omnibus & Other Changes.
S438 Education Excellent Public Schools Act of 2019.
S438 Vetoed Legislation Excellent Public Schools Act of 2019.
S444 Health and Human Services Allow Use of Oyster Shells As Serving Dishes.
S448 Military, Veterans, and Indian Affairs Amend Appointment For Compact on Education/Military.
S448 Education Amend Appointment For Compact on Education/Military.
S458 Health and Human Services Posttraumatic Stress Injury Awareness Day/Titus's Law/Data.
S462 Commercial Law and Consumer Protection Modifications to NC Appraisal Board.
S462 Property, Trusts, and Estates Modifications to NC Appraisal Board.
S462 Occupational Boards and Licensing Modifications to NC Appraisal Board.
S466 State Government EDPNC Modifications.
S466 Commercial Law and Consumer Protection EDPNC Modifications.
S478 State Government Modify Appointment Reporting/Industrial Commission Terms.
S483 Local Government Vacation Rental Act Changes.
S483 Property, Trusts, and Estates Vacation Rental Act Changes.
S493 Civil Law and Procedure DVPO Abuser Treatment/Time of Expiration.
S493 Courts, Justice, and Corrections DVPO Abuser Treatment/Time of Expiration.
S498 Finance Facilitate Response to Disasters.
S500 Education Modify Advanced Math Course Enrollment.
S505 Finance Rural Job Retention Act.
S505 Commercial Law and Consumer Protection Rural Job Retention Act.
S508 Civil Law and Procedure Civil Procedure/Deponent Declaration.
S522 Education Low-Performing Schools/Advanced Teaching Roles.
S523 Finance Rev. Laws Clarifying & Administrative Changes.
S525 State Government Textile Hist. Site/Operate SE NC Museum.
S525 Environment, Natural Resources, and Energy Textile Hist. Site/Operate SE NC Museum.
S529 Finance Fees/Returned Checks.
S529 Commercial Law and Consumer Protection Fees/Returned Checks.
S532 Property, Trusts, and Estates Amends Probate/Trusts/Wills Choice of Law.
S535 State Government Authorize State Park/Clarify Corps Name.
S535 Environment, Natural Resources, and Energy Authorize State Park/Clarify Corps Name.
S537 Health and Human Services Licensing & HHS Amends & Rural Health Stable.
S553 Alcoholic Beverage Control Regulatory Reform Act of 2019.
S553 Agriculture and Wildlife Regulatory Reform Act of 2019.
S553 State Government Regulatory Reform Act of 2019.
S553 Environment, Natural Resources, and Energy Regulatory Reform Act of 2019.
S553 Vetoed Legislation Regulatory Reform Act of 2019.
S556 State Government GSC People First Language 2019.
S556 Health and Human Services GSC People First Language 2019.
S557 Finance Various Finance Law Changes.
S559 Finance Storm Securitization.
S559 Utilities Storm Securitization.
S572 Education University System Risk Management Provisions.
S572 Alcoholic Beverage Control University System Risk Management Provisions.
S572 Insurance University System Risk Management Provisions.
S574 Commercial Law and Consumer Protection Study Establish Gaming Comm/Sports Betting.
S574 State Government Study Establish Gaming Comm/Sports Betting.
S578 Finance Reduce Franchise Tax/Expand Film Grants.
S578 Vetoed Legislation Reduce Franchise Tax/Expand Film Grants.
S579 Courts, Justice, and Corrections Prison Reform Act of 2019.
S584 Criminal Law and Procedure Criminal Law Reform.
S590 Occupational Boards and Licensing Modify Continuing Ed for Real Estate Brokers.
S594 State Government Register of Deeds Updates.
S594 Commercial Law and Consumer Protection Register of Deeds Updates.
S594 Civil Law and Procedure Register of Deeds Updates.
S594 Property, Trusts, and Estates Register of Deeds Updates.
S600 State Government Vets Children/Short-Term Workforce Training.
S600 Military, Veterans, and Indian Affairs Vets Children/Short-Term Workforce Training.
S600 Education Vets Children/Short-Term Workforce Training.
S604 Occupational Boards and Licensing Amend NC Veterinary Practice Act.
S605 Finance Highway Storm Recovery Act.
S605 State Government Highway Storm Recovery Act.
S606 Environment, Natural Resources, and Energy Prioritize Native NC Plants on Highway ROW.
S606 Transportation Prioritize Native NC Plants on Highway ROW.
S610 State Government Authorize Northern Peaks Trail.
S610 Environment, Natural Resources, and Energy Authorize Northern Peaks Trail.
S621 Education Testing Reduction Act of 2019.
S648 Environment, Natural Resources, and Energy Support Shellfish Aquaculture.
S682 Criminal Law and Procedure Implement Crime Victim Rights Amendment.
S682 Courts, Justice, and Corrections Implement Crime Victim Rights Amendment.
S682 Constitution and Elections Implement Crime Victim Rights Amendment.
S683 Constitution and Elections Combat Absentee Ballot Fraud.
S691 Environment, Natural Resources, and Energy Emergency Operating Funds for Utilities.
S691 Utilities Emergency Operating Funds for Utilities.