Regulation

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    Can you still cut hair if you once possessed an alligator?

    This is a post about an important change in state law concerning how licensing boards deal with applicants who have conviction records. Plus, it has alligators.
    Jon Sanders, July 23, 2019
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    CJ Reports: Arguments over smokable hemp cloud debate over farm legislation

    Kari Travis wrote an article this week in Carolina Journal on the current debate over smokable hemp in the General Assembly. According to Travis: A House committee on July 17 moved to ban smokable hemp flowers via Senate Bill 352, “Amend NC Controlled Substances Act.” While hemp and marijuana…
    Brenee Goforth, July 23, 2019
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    Rule removal under periodic review has slowed down, but a new law tightens the process

    Since 2018, rule removal has slowed by about half (to 6.2 percent when it was 12.1 percent). Also, more rules are being sent back through the rules adoption process (now 34.1 percent when it was 26.1 percent).
    Jon Sanders, July 22, 2019
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Don Carrington reports for Carolina Journal Online on the role of politics in N.C. permits for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline. John Hood’s Daily Journal explains how official statistics understate economic growth.
    Mitch Kokai, July 22, 2019
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    This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

    State Rep. Greg Murphy’s win this month in a Republican runoff completes the candidate lineup for Sept. 10 special N.C. elections. Voters will fill vacancies in the 3rd and 9th congressional districts. Rick Henderson analyzes the races for the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio. Terry Stoops…
    Mitch Kokai, July 19, 2019
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    John Trump reports for Carolina Journal Online on the alcohol regulation reform bill sitting on Gov. Roy Cooper’s desk. Terry Stoops’ Daily Journal focuses on summer vacation for students and teachers.
    Mitch Kokai, July 19, 2019
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Brooke Conrad reports for Carolina Journal Online on highlights from the third day of North Carolina’s partisan gerrymandering trial. John Trump’s Daily Journal assesses the General Assembly’s recent alcohol regulation reforms.
    Mitch Kokai, July 18, 2019
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    John Trump reports for Carolina Journal Online on approval of a state alcohol regulation reform bill. John Hood’s Daily Journal offers ideas for resolving the state budget impasse.
    Mitch Kokai, July 17, 2019