GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF NORTH CAROLINA
SESSION LAW 2022-23
SENATE BILL 815
AN ACT to authorize the city manager of the city of shelby to appoint the city clerk AND TREASURER AND TO AMEND THE CHARTER OF THE TOWN OF ZEBULON TO PROVIDE THAT THE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS SHALL APPOINT THE TOWN CLERK.
The General Assembly of North Carolina enacts:
SECTION 1. Notwithstanding any provision of the Charter of the City of Shelby, being Chapter 194 of the Private Laws of 1901, as amended, the City Manager of the City of Shelby may appoint the city clerk and treasurer.
SECTION 2. Section 7.1 of the Charter of the Town of Zebulon, being Chapter 386 of the Session Laws of 1973, which was renumbered as Section 5.4 by Town Ordinance No. 2004‑45, adopted pursuant to G.S. 160A‑496, as amended by S.L. 2018‑60, is rewritten to read:
"Sec. 5.4. Town Clerk. The Board of Commissioners shall appoint a Town Clerk to keep a journal of the proceedings of the Board, maintain in a safe place all records and documents pertaining to the affairs of the Town, and perform such other duties as may be required by law or by the Board or as may be directed by the Town Manager. The Town Clerk shall receive such compensation as determined by the Board."
SECTION 3. This act is effective when it becomes law.
In the General Assembly read three times and ratified this the 30th day of June, 2022.
s/ Phil Berger
President Pro Tempore of the Senate
s/ Tim Moore
Speaker of the House of Representatives