SENATE BILL 346
AN ACT TO AMEND THE CHARTER OF THE CITY OF WILMINGTON REGARDING THE CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION.
The General Assembly of North Carolina enacts:
Section 1. Chapter 495, Session Laws of 1977, being the Charter of the City of Wilmington, is amended by making the following changes in Section 11.6(c):
(1) In the fifth line of the first paragraph add the words "Secretary of the" after the words "file with the" and before the word "commission"; and
(2) the second paragraph is rewritten to read:
"Within 10 working days after dismissal or demotion, the employee may appeal by first filing with the secretary of the commission a written request for a hearing before the Civil Service Commission. Such request for hearing shall contain a written response to each of the enumerated charges which was filed in support of the discharge or demotion. The commission shall conduct a hearing within 60 calendar days after receipt of the request. Hearings shall be administrative in nature. 'Working days' for purposes of this subsection shall mean 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday except legal holidays."
Sec. 2. This act is effective upon ratification.
In the General Assembly read three times and ratified, this the 8th day of May, 1981.