HOUSE BILL 723
AN ACT TO AUTHORIZE THE TOWN OF CARRBORO TO EXERCISE ALL OF THE AUTHORITY GIVEN TO CITIES AND TOWNS WITH RESPECT TO PLANNING AND REGULATION OF DEVELOPMENT BY ARTICLE 19 OF CHAPTER 160A OF THE GENERAL STATUTES.
The General Assembly of North Carolina enacts:
Section 1. Notwithstanding any provisions to the contrary in any local act pertaining to the Town of Carrboro, including Chapter 1088 of the Session Laws of 1969 and Chapter 660 of the Session Laws of 1969, the Town of Carrboro is hereby authorized to exercise all of the authority given to cities and towns with respect to planning and regulation of development by Article 19 of Chapter 160A of the General Statutes. The procedures established by general law for the exercise of these powers, including the creation of various boards and agencies, may be used, notwithstanding that other procedures are prescribed by local acts pertaining to Carrboro. The powers granted by Article 19 of Chapter 160A may be exercised within the territory specified by any local act applicable to the Town of Carrboro as well as within any area specified in an ordinance adopted pursuant to G.S. 160A-360.
Sec. 2. All laws and clauses of laws in conflict with this act are hereby repealed.
Sec. 3. This act shall become effective upon ratification.
In the General Assembly read three times and ratified, this the 25th day of April, 1977.