GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF NORTH CAROLINA
AN ACT TO PROVIDE THAT THE ALEXANDER COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS MUST FILL A VACANCY WITH THE PERSON NOMINATED BY THE APPROPRIATE POLITICAL PARTY IF THE NOMINATION IS MADE ON A TIMELY BASIS.
The General Assembly of North Carolina enacts:
Section 1. G.S. 153A-27.1(h) reads as rewritten:
"(h) This section shall apply only in the following counties: Alamance, Alexander, Alleghany, Avery, Beaufort, Brunswick, Buncombe, Burke, Cabarrus, Caldwell, Carteret, Cherokee, Clay, Cleveland, Cumberland, Dare, Davidson, Davie, Forsyth, Graham, Guilford, Haywood, Henderson, Hyde, Jackson, Lincoln, Macon, Madison, McDowell, Mecklenburg, Moore, Pender, Polk, Randolph, Rockingham, Rutherford, Sampson, Stanly, Stokes, Transylvania, Wake, and Yancey."
Section 2. This act is effective when it becomes law.
In the General Assembly read three times and ratified this the 26th day of May, 1997.
s/ Marc Basnight
President Pro Tempore of the Senate
s/ Harold J. Brubaker
Speaker of the House of Representatives