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Lawmakers to hold 2nd hearing on rules deemed an “undue burden” (video)

Posted By Clayton Henkel On March 17, 2011 @ 3:42 pm In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled

This upcoming Monday (March 21st) the legislature’s newly formed Joint Regulatory Review Committee [1] will hold its second public hearing in Charlotte. The committee, made up of 9 senators and 9 representatives, will receive input regarding rules and rule-making procedures that are “an impediment to private sector job creation.”

Environmentalists worry [2] businesses and other special interests will use the series of statwide hearings [3] to identify environmental regulations for the General Assembly’s new Republican leadership to eliminate.

This weekend on News & Views, the Environmental Defense Fund’s [4] Jane Preyer discusses some of the anti-environmental initiatives emerging from this legislative session including Senate Bill 110 [5], which allows hardened structures on North Carolina’s beaches.

For a preview of Preyer’s radio interview with Chris Fitzsimon, click below:

YouTube Preview Image [6]

For more on Monday’s public hearing at Central Piedmont Community College’s Harris Campus, click here [2].

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URLs in this post:

[1] Joint Regulatory Review Committee: http://www.ncleg.net/gascripts/documentsites/browsedocsite.asp?nid=139

[2] worry: http://charlottesierraclub.org/2011/03/16/take-action-regulatory-public-hearing-set-for-charlotte-march-21/

[3] statwide hearings: http://www.ncleg.net/documentsites/committees/jointregreform/Joint%20Regulatory%20Reform%20Meeting%20Schedule.pdf

[4] Environmental Defense Fund’s: http://www.edf.org/home.cfm

[5] Senate Bill 110: http://www.ncleg.net/gascripts/BillLookUp/BillLookUp.pl?Session=2011&BillID=s110&submitButton=Go

[6] Image: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nYpT3UFSIUM

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