GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF NORTH CAROLINA
SESSION LAW 2011-233
SENATE BILL 129
AN ACT to make gold (aurum) the state mineral.
The General Assembly of North Carolina enacts:
SECTION 1. Chapter 145 of the General Statutes is amended by adding a new section to read:
"§ 145-35. State mineral.
Gold (Aurum) is adopted as the official State mineral of the State of North Carolina."
SECTION 2. This act is effective when it becomes law.
In the General Assembly read three times and ratified this the 15th day of June, 2011.
s/ Walter H. Dalton
President of the Senate
s/ Thom Tillis
Speaker of the House of Representatives
s/ Beverly E. Perdue
Approved 12:48 p.m. this 23rd day of June, 2011