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Raleigh – Today Rep. Raymond Smith sponsored an amendment to Senate Bill 605, the 2021 Farm Act, that would impede family farms from safely cleaning up waste by adding unnecessary costs to comply with regulations. In 2019, Rep. Smith walked off the floor from voting for the 2019 Farm Act, but not before he unsuccessfully voted to amend it…

Raleigh, NC – Today, the House approved the North Carolina Farm Act by a bipartisan vote of 75-32 to support agriculture communities across the state. The Farm Act includes the following key reforms: Clarifies that a local government may either make decisions about establishment and modification of voluntary agricultural districts or delegate that authority to…

Raleigh, NC – With dozens of veterans looking on in the House Gallery, the North Carolina House of Representatives voted 100-5 on Wednesday to approve bipartisan legislation to eliminate the state income tax on military retirement pay. House Bill 83 Eliminate Income Tax for Military Retirees is sponsored by Reps. John Szoka (R-Cumberland), John Bell…