CHAPTER 59 ‑ SOIL AND WATER CONSERVATION COMMISSION

 

SUBCHAPTER 59A ‑ ORGANIZATION AND OPERATION

 

02 NCAC 59A .0101          OBJECTIVES

The commission administers a comprehensive statewide soil and water conservation program, giving technical, administrative, and financial assistance to local districts; giving planning assistance to local sponsors of small watershed projects under Public Law 83‑566; giving technical and administrative assistance to complete the soils resource inventory for the state; and developing and implementing an agricultural non‑point source pollution program.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 106-840;

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Amended Eff. August 1, 1982;

Transferred from 15A NCAC 06A .0101 Eff. May 1, 2012;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. September 19, 2015.

02 NCAC 59A .0102          ADDRESS

Division of Soil and Water Conservation

Department of Environment, Health, and Natural Resources

Archdale Building

512 North Salisbury Street

P.O. Box 27687

Raleigh, North Carolina  27611

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 106-840; 106-841;

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Amended Eff. June 1, 1990; September 1, 1982; December 5, 1980; November 1, 1978;

Transferred from 15A NCAC 06A .0107 Eff. May 1, 2012;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. September 19, 2015.

 

02 NCAC 59A .0103          DEFINITIONS

As used in this Chapter:

(1)           "Commission" means the Soil and Water Conservation Commission;

(2)           "Department" means the Department of Environment, Health, and Natural Resources;

(3)           "District" means a Soil and Water Conservation District and does not mean a watershed improvement district or a drainage district or a county or municipal service district;

(4)           "Division" means the Division of Soil and Water Conservation;

(5)           "Public Law 83‑566" means the Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention Act of 1954, P.L. 83‑566, 68 Stat. 666 [codified at 16 U.S.C. 1001‑07 (1976)];

(6)           "Supervisor" means a member of the district body.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 106-840;

Eff. September 1, 1982;

Amended Eff. June 1, 1990;

Transferred from 15A NCAC 06A .0108 Eff. May 1, 2012;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. September 19, 2015.

 

02 NCAC 59A .0104          SUPERVISOR VACANCIES

Grounds for removal of District supervisors is set forth in G.S. 139‑7.  Evidence of neglect of duty shall include, but is not limited to, the ceasing to discharge the duties of the office over a period of three consecutive months except when prevented by sickness.  District boards shall advise the commission in writing of the failure of any supervisor to so discharge his duties over the three‑month period.

 

History Note:        Authority, G.S. 106-840;

Eff. September 1, 1986;

Amended Eff. July 1, 1988;

Transferred from 15A NCAC 06A .0109 Eff. May 1, 2012;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. September 19, 2015.