H139: Soil Scientist/On-Site Wastewater Cert. Bd. Latest Version

AN ACT to add a licensed soil scientist to the On‑site wastewater contractors and INspectors certification board.

The General Assembly of North Carolina enacts:

SECTION 1.  G.S. 90A‑73(a) reads as rewritten:

(a)      Creation and Appointments. – There is created the North Carolina On‑Site Wastewater Contractors and Inspectors Certification Board. The Board shall consist of nine members appointed to three‑year terms as follows:

(9)        One member appointed by the General Assembly upon recommendation of the Speaker of the House of Representatives who, at the time of appointment, is (i) employed by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service, and (ii) is knowledgeable in the area of a soil scientist licensed under Chapter 89F of the General Statutes with experience in soil and site evaluation for on‑site wastewater systems, to a term that expires on 1 July of years that precede by one year those years that are evenly divisible by three.

SECTION 2.  This act becomes effective July 1, 2021.