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House | March 25, 2013 | Chamber | Session

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The Sergeant-At-Arms will close the doors. Members and visitors will please silence all cellular phones. The prayers will be offered by Representative John Torbitt. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Thank you, Mr. Speaker. Ladies and gentlemen of the House, a prayer this evening is an excerpt from the first prayer of the continental congress in 1774. Let us pray. Be thou present of God of wisdom, and direct the counsels of this honrable assembly. Enable them to settle things on the best and surest foundation. The the scene of blood may be speedily closed, that order, harmony and peace may be effectively restored in truth and justice, religion, piety prevail in purest amongst the people Preserve the health of their bodies and vigor of their minds. Shower down on them and the millions they here represent, such temporal blessing as thou seeist expedient for them in this world and crown them with everlasting glory in the world to come. All this we ask, in the name and through the merits of Jesus Christ, thy son and our savior. Amen. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Members and visitors in the gallery and will please stand and remain standing for the Pledge of Allegiance. I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all. Representative Burr is recognized. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Thank you, Mr. Speaker. The journal for March the 21st has been examined and found to be correct. I move that it be approved as written. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Representative Burr moves that the journal for March 21 be approved as written. All in favor say aye. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Aye. [SPEAKER CHANGES] All opposed say no. The ayes have it. The journal is approved as written. Petitions, memorials, or papers addressed to the General Assembly or the House? The clerk will read. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Miss Denise Weeks, House principal clerk. Dear Miss Weeks, pursuant to North Carolina general statute 115c-10, I am pleased to recommend the following individuals to service members of the North Carolina Board of Education for confirmation by the North Carolina General Assembly: Dr. Olivia Oxendine of Robeson County, in the fourth educational district. Mr. A. L. Buddy Collins of Forsyth County to the fifth educational district. Miss Marcella Ramirez-Savage of Union County as at large member of the Board of Education. Included, you will find biographical information for each appointee. Please feel free to contact my staff for any additional information. Sincerely, Pat McCrory. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Refer to the Committee on Education. On motion of Representative Torbitt, we’re pleased to recognize our Nurse for the Day. BJ Lee of Holly Springs. If you would greet her. Introductions of bills and resolutions. The clerk will read. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Representatives McNeill, Burr, Faircloth and Davis. House Bill 405. Judge Conceal Handgun Permit. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Representatives McNeill and Hurley, House Bill 406. Local Flexibility Regarding School Calendar. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Commerce and Job Development, if favorable, Education. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Representative Turner, House Bill 407. Trustee/Attorney Fee Foreclosure to Clerk Approval. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Judiciary Subcommittee A. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Representative Speciale, House Bill 408. Beaufort Right of Way Safety. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Environment, if favorable, Judiciary Subcommittee B. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Representative T. Moore, House Bill 409. Shelby Deannexaton. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Government, if favorable, Finance. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Representative Jordan, House Bill 410. Cancel Title to Manufactured Home. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Transportation, if favorable, Judiciary Subcommittee A. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Representatives Jones and Holloway. House Bill 411. School Calendar Flexibility Certain Counties. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Commerce and Job Development, if favorable, Education. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Representative Jones, House Bill 412. Eden/Duke Energy Annexation Agreement. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Government, if favorable, Finance. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Representatives Wilkins and Baskerville, House Bill 413. School Calendar Flexibility, Granville County. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Commerce and Job Development, if favorable...

?? Representative Torbett and Bumgardner House Bill 414. School calendar flexibility Gaston County. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Commerce and job development in favorable education. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Representative Shaffer, Blust and Murry House Bill 415. Limits ?? asbestos related liability. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Juciciary. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Representatives Hurley and Daughtry. House Bill 416. Increase small claims amount. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Judiciary subcommittee A. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Representatives Hastings, Stone, ?? and R. Brown. House Bill 417. Modifying internal auditing statutes. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Government. If favorable, state personnel. Messages from the Senate. The clerk will read. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Senate Bill 148. A government reprisal and act to exempt the bonding of corrugated stainless steel tubing, gas piping systems, from the licensing requirement under the laws pertaining to electrical contractors. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Public Utilities and Energy [SPEAKER CHANGES] Committee Substitute for senate bill 168. A bill to be titled an act or eliminate unnecessary reports and clarify current education program requirements [SPEAKER CHANGES] Education [SPEAKER CHANGES] Committee Substitute for senate bill 175. A bill to be titled an act to make technical corrections in clarifications to chapter 53C of the general statutes. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Banking [SPEAKER CHANGES] Senate Bill 205, a bill to be titled, an act to eliminate unnecessary soil testing requirements in animal waste management plants. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Agricultural Favorable Environment. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Senate Bill 229. A bill to be titled an act to authorize the town of Ocean Isle Beach to create a sea turtle sanctuary. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Government and favorable environment. We’re glad to have the pages here today, but we’ll introduce you tomorrow so that more people will have that opportunity. Notices and annoucnements. The clerk will read some. [SPEAKER CHANGES] The House Committee on Appopriations, Subcomittee on natural and economic resources will meet tomorrow at 8:30 on floor 23 of the legislative office building. And the House committee on insurance will meet tomorrow at 1pm in 1228/1327 of the legislative building. [SPEAKER CHANGES] If no others, Representative Murry is recognized. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Thank you, Mr. Speaker. I move that the house do now adjourn to reconvene on March the 26th at 2pm. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Representative Murry moves seconded by Representative Bell that the house of Bell Of John Bell, moves that the house will adjourn to reconvene on Tuesday March 26th at 2 o’clock pm. [SPEAKER CHANGES] Those in favor will say aye, opposed no. The ayes have it, the House is adjourned.