NORTH CAROLINA GENERAL ASSEMBLY
SENATE BILL 59
AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 1041 OF THE SESSION LAWS OF 1949 RELATING TO THE HALIFAX COUNTY LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS' RELIEF ACT.
The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:
Section 1. Chapter 1041 of the Session Laws of 1949 is hereby amended as follows:
(a) By changing the period in line seven of Section 2 to a colon and inserting thereafter the clause: "Provided, any peace officer who has been a member of the Association for ten years or more and has reached the age of sixty (60) years and retires from active duty as a peace officer may remain a member of the Association as long as he complies with the rules and requirements made by the executive board."
(b) By inserting after the second paragraph of Section 4 a third paragraph to read: "The executive board may, in its discretion, invest up to but not to exceed the sum of Ten Thousand Five Hundred Dollars ($10,500.00) for the construction of a building and equipment to be used as a meeting place for the Association and may spend not more than Five Hundred Dollars ($500.00) each year to pay taxes, insurance and general upkeep of said building."
(c) By striking from lines four and five of the first paragraph of Section 6 the words "in the actual discharge of duty as a law enforcement officer," and substituting therefor the words "while serving as a full time law enforcement officer."
Sec. 2. All expenditures heretofore made within the limits of this Act for the construction of an Association building are hereby validated.
Sec 3. All laws and clauses of laws in conflict with the provisions of this Act are hereby repealed.
Sec. 4. This Act shall be in full force and effect from and after its ratification.
In the General Assembly read three times and ratified, this the 12th day of March, 1959.