day 25: four bills signed, three bills left

Governor Perdue signed four bills Wednesday, August 4, 2010 (Day 25 of 30 to act),  Here are the new laws:

S1400 No Foreclosure/Soldiers on Active Duty/Funds.     Ch. SL 2010-190
H76 Honor Wishes of Members of Military/Remains.     Ch. SL 2010-191
H614 Absentee Voting Changes.     Ch. SL 2010-192
H1412 Courts-Martial Amendments.     Ch. SL 2010-193

Under Article II, Section 22 of the Constitution, the Governor has 30 days after adjournmentof the North Carolina General Assembly to act on all pending bills, with July 11 being day one.   The 30-day period concludes at midnight, Monday, August 9, 2010.  Any bills not acted on by the deadline become law on Tuesday, August 10, 2010. 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.

2010 laws enacted are listed here in order of becoming law, and here in order of bill number.  These links are normally updated within a business day of action being taken.

As of Wednesday, August 4, day 25 of 30 for the Governor to act on bills, she had signed 106 of the 109 (97%) that were on her desk at the end of the session.

 Bills remaining on the Governor’s desk:

H1292   Univ. Energy Savings/LEA Operational Leases     Pres. To Gov. 7/9/2010
S886   Cleanfields Act of 2010.     Pres. To Gov. 7/9/2010
S1213   Amend State Purchases & Contracts Laws.     Pres. To Gov. 7/9/2010

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