HOUSE BILL 1242
AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE CITY BOARD OF ALCOHOLIC CONTROL OF THE CITY OF LENOIR TO CONTRACT WITH THE CITY OF LENOIR TO PROVIDE LAW ENFORCEMENT OF THE LIQUOR LAWS.
The General Assembly of North Carolina enacts:
Section 1. Session Laws 1963, Chapter 398, Section 5 is hereby amended by striking therefrom the word "shall" as the same appears in the tenth line of that section and substituting in lieu thereof the word "may". Session Laws 1963, Chapter 398, Section 5 is further amended by adding at the end of the first paragraph of that section the following:
"The City of Lenoir Board of Alcoholic Control may contract with the City of Lenoir to provide an officer or officers to enforce the liquor laws, which contract shall provide that the officer appointed shall be designated by the chief of police of the town. The officer so appointed shall have the same powers and duties as would an officer directly responsible to the Board."
Sec. 2. This act is effective upon ratification.
In the General Assembly read three times and ratified, this the 26th day of June, 1981.