GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF NORTH CAROLINA
AN ACT TO CHANGE THE COMPOSITION OF THE NORTH CAROLINA COUNCIL ON THE HOLOCAUST.
The General Assembly of North Carolina enacts:
Section 1. G.S. 143B-216.21 reads as rewritten:
"§ 143B-216.21. Membership; selection; quorum.
The Council shall consist of 24 members,
eight six appointed
by the Governor, eight six appointed by the President of the
Senate, and eight six appointed by the Speaker of the House of
Representatives, and six appointed by the other 18 members. Members
shall be appointed in 1985 for two-year terms to begin July 1, 1985. In 1987
and biennially thereafter, successors shall be appointed for two-year terms. The
six at-large appointments shall be made by the Council at its first meeting
after July 1 of each odd-numbered year. To be eligible for appointment as an
at-large member, a person must either be a survivor of the Holocaust or a
first-generation lineal descendant of such person. A majority of the
members shall constitute a quorum for the transaction of business."
Sec. 2. This act shall become effective with respect to appointments made for terms beginning on or after July 1, 1989.
In the General Assembly read three times and ratified this the 6th day of April, 1989.