GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF NORTH CAROLINA
SESSION LAW 2008-138
HOUSE BILL 1549
AN ACT to AMEND THE PROCESS OF APPOINTMENTS TO THE NORTH CAROLINA AUCTIONEERS COMMISSION.
The General Assembly of North Carolina enacts:
SECTION 1. G.S. 85B‑3(a) reads as rewritten:
shall be a five‑member North Carolina Auctioneers Commission having the
powers and responsibilities set out in this Chapter. The Governor shall appoint
the members of the Commission, at least three of whom, and their successors,
may be from nominations submitted by the Auctioneers Association of
North Carolina. The Auctioneers Association shall submit, within 45 days of
when the vacancy occurs, at least three names for each position for which it is
entitled to make a nomination. Of the initial five members of the Commission
one shall be appointed for a one‑year term, two shall be appointed for
two‑year terms and two for three‑year terms; thereafter, each new
member shall be appointed for a term of three years. Any vacancy shall be
filled for the remainder of the unexpired term only. Each member shall continue
in office until his successor is appointed and qualified. No member shall serve
more than two complete consecutive terms."
SECTION 2. This act is effective when it becomes law.
In the General Assembly read three times and ratified this the 10th day of July, 2008.
s/ Beverly E. Perdue
President of the Senate
s/ Joe Hackney
Speaker of the House of Representatives
s/ Michael F. Easley
Approved 8:20 p.m. this 28th day of July, 2008