With the delivery to the Governor on Friday, August 3 of the of the final bills passed by the 2007, there were 208 bills on the Governor’s desk. With adjournment of the session on Thursday, August 2, 2007, the Governor has 30 days after adjournment to act on bills, with August 3 being day 1. The 30-day period concludes at midnight, Saturday, September 1, 2007. Any bills not acted on by the deadline become law on Sunday, September 2, 2007. Bills sent to the Governor prior to adjournment where the 10-day limit had not run out at adjournment have a new 30-day clock.
bills on Easley’s desk: deadline 9/1