Updated: May 15, 2014

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August 25-26, 2014
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August 17-18, 2015

Legislative Reception

Top Stories In The News

Environmental Management Commission Will Meet May 7 and 8

The Environmental Management Commission (EMC) and three of its committees will meet this Wednesday, May 7, 2014, and Thursday, May 8, 2014. The list of items of potential interest to NCMA members include... [May 2, 2014]

Membership on Environmental Management Commission Changing

New member appointed, existing member resigns. [May 2, 2014]

New Director of State Division of Waste Management Named

The N. C. Department of Environment and Natural Resources’ Secretary John Skvarla announced May 2 the appointment of a new director of the state Division of Waste Management, effective June 1. [May 2, 2014]

Supreme Court Reinstates EPA's Cross-State Air Pollution Rule

On April 29, 2014, the United States Supreme Court upheld EPA’s Cross-State Air Pollution Rule (CSAPR) regulations and reversed the 2012 decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia invalidating the rules. Charles Carter of NCMA Business Partner Nexsen Pruet analyzes the decision for NCMA members. [May 2, 2014]

Revised NC Air Toxics Rule Becomes Effective May 1, 2014

Significant, and long awaited, reforms to the State Air Toxics Program were approved without any letters of objection by the Rules Review Commission on April 17, 2014 and will therefore become effective on May 1, 2014. [April 25, 2014]

NCMA May Committee Meetings Set for Wednesday May 14

NCMAs Science & Technology (S&T) Committee and NCMAs Government Affairs Committee will meet jointly on Wednesday, May 14, 2014 from 10 AM to noon. April 11, 2014]

About NCMA

The North Carolina Manufacturers Alliance [formerly The Manufacturers and Chemical Industry Council of North Carolina (MCIC)] is a non-profit association representing the interests of North Carolina manufacturing industries before the North Carolina General Assembly and state regulatory agencies on environmental, health, safety, worker's compensation, and tax issues. This Web site, myncma.org, is a comprehensive electronic resource designed to keep our members informed of current and emerging issues that may impact their operations in North Carolina.

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