North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission

Proposed Regulations

 

The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission has the authority, granted by the Legislature, to create regulations called “rules” which although not state law,have the force of law.  The complete set of rules under the power of the Commission can be found here. The handout From Proposal to Regulation describes the Commission's rule-making procedures. Below is a list of the rules the Commission is currently proposing to change, a description of each and avenues for comment. The procedure for subjecting a proposed rule to legislative review is located below the table.

We welcome your feedback. Questions may be sent to regulations@ncwildlife.org.

Proposal Number / TitleDescriptionJustificationRule TextFiscal NoteCommentPublic Hearings
15A NCAC 10A / Interstate Wildlife Violator Compact (WVC)

D1

Every year the NC Wildlife Resources Commission reviews the need to adjust seasons, bag limits, and the management of land in order to achieve conservation management goals, comply with statutory changes, and respond with constituent requests.

ATTACH RULE TEXT

ATTACH FISCAL NOTE

 

Written Comments can be sent to: 

ATTN:  Rules Coordinator
N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
1701 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, N.C. 27699-1701
or: regulations@ncwildlife.org
Comment period closes February 1, 2017

 

All of the following public hearings begin at 7 p.m.:

January 10, 2017 at Auditorium, Bladen Community College, 7418 NC Hwy 41W, Dublin, N.C. 28332

January 11, 2017 at Southern Alamance High School, 631 Southern High School Road, Graham, N.C. 27253

January 12, 2017 at Stanly County Agri-Civic Center 26032-B Newt Rd, Albemarle, NC 28001

January 17, 2017 at Haywood Community College, 185 Freedlander Drive, Clyde, N.C. 28721

January 18, 2017 at Western Piedmont Community College, 1001 Burkemont Ave, Morganton, NC 28655

January 19, 2017 at Elkin High School, 334 Elk Spur Street, Elkin N.C. 28621      

January 24, 2017 at Chowan County Public Safety Center, 305 West Freemason St. Edenton, NC 27932

January 25, 2017 at Craven Community College, 800 College Court., New Bern, N.C.  28562

January 26, 2017 at Nash Community College, 522 N Old Carriage Rd, Rocky Mount, N.C. 27804

15A NCAC 10B and 10H / Wildlife Management

H1-H8

Every year the NC Wildlife Resources Commission reviews the need to adjust seasons, bag limits, and the management of land in order to achieve conservation management goals, comply with statutory changes, and respond with constituent requests.

ATTACH RULE TEXT

ATTACH FISCAL NOTE

Written Comments can be sent to: 

ATTN:  Rules Coordinator
N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
1701 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, N.C. 27699-1701
or: regulations@ncwildlife.org
Comment period closes February 1, 2017

All of the following public hearings begin at 7 p.m.:

January 10, 2017 at Auditorium, Bladen Community College, 7418 NC Hwy 41W, Dublin, N.C. 28332
January 11, 2017 at Southern Alamance High School, 631 Southern High School Road, Graham, N.C. 27253
January 12, 2017 at Stanly County Agri-Civic Center 26032-B Newt Rd, Albemarle, NC 28001
January 17, 2017 at Haywood Community College, 185 Freedlander Drive, Clyde, N.C. 28721
January 18, 2017 at Western Piedmont Community College, 1001 Burkemont Ave, Morganton, NC 28655
January 19, 2017 at Elkin High School, 334 Elk Spur Street, Elkin N.C. 28621     
January 24, 2017 at Chowan County Public Safety Center, 305 West Freemason St. Edenton, NC 27932
January 25, 2017 at Craven Community College, 800 College Court., New Bern, N.C.  28562
January 26, 2017 at Nash Community College, 522 N Old Carriage Rd, Rocky Mount, N.C. 27804

15A NCAC 10C and 10D / Fisheries

F1-F16

Every year the NC Wildlife Resources Commission reviews the need to adjust seasons, bag limits, and the management of land in order to achieve conservation management goals, comply with statutory changes, and respond with constituent requests.

ATTACH RULE TEXT

ATTACH FISCAL NOTE

Written Comments can be sent to: 

ATTN:  Rules Coordinator
N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
1701 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, N.C. 27699-1701
or: regulations@ncwildlife.org
Comment period closes February 1, 2017

All of the following public hearings begin at 7 p.m.:

January 10, 2017 at Auditorium, Bladen Community College, 7418 NC Hwy 41W, Dublin, N.C. 28332
January 11, 2017 at Southern Alamance High School, 631 Southern High School Road, Graham, N.C. 27253
January 12, 2017 at Stanly County Agri-Civic Center 26032-B Newt Rd, Albemarle, NC 28001
January 17, 2017 at Haywood Community College, 185 Freedlander Drive, Clyde, N.C. 28721
January 18, 2017 at Western Piedmont Community College, 1001 Burkemont Ave, Morganton, NC 28655
January 19, 2017 at Elkin High School, 334 Elk Spur Street, Elkin N.C. 28621     
January 24, 2017 at Chowan County Public Safety Center, 305 West Freemason St. Edenton, NC 27932
January 25, 2017 at Craven Community College, 800 College Court., New Bern, N.C.  28562
January 26, 2017 at Nash Community College, 522 N Old Carriage Rd, Rocky Mount, N.C. 27804

15A NCAC 10D and 10B / Gamelands

G1-G14

Every year the NC Wildlife Resources Commission reviews the need to adjust seasons, bag limits, and the management of land in order to achieve conservation management goals, comply with statutory changes, and respond with constituent requests.

ATTACH RULE TEXT

ATTACH FISCAL NOTE

Written Comments can be sent to: 

ATTN:  Rules Coordinator
N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
1701 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, N.C. 27699-1701
or: regulations@ncwildlife.org
Comment period closes February 1, 2017

All of the following public hearings begin at 7 p.m.:

January 10, 2017 at Auditorium, Bladen Community College, 7418 NC Hwy 41W, Dublin, N.C. 28332
January 11, 2017 at Southern Alamance High School, 631 Southern High School Road, Graham, N.C. 27253
January 12, 2017 at Stanly County Agri-Civic Center 26032-B Newt Rd, Albemarle, NC 28001
January 17, 2017 at Haywood Community College, 185 Freedlander Drive, Clyde, N.C. 28721
January 18, 2017 at Western Piedmont Community College, 1001 Burkemont Ave, Morganton, NC 28655
January 19, 2017 at Elkin High School, 334 Elk Spur Street, Elkin N.C. 28621     
January 24, 2017 at Chowan County Public Safety Center, 305 West Freemason St. Edenton, NC 27932
January 25, 2017 at Craven Community College, 800 College Court., New Bern, N.C.  28562
January 26, 2017 at Nash Community College, 522 N Old Carriage Rd, Rocky Mount, N.C. 27804

Procedure for Subjecting a Proposed Rule to Legislative Review:

 

If an objection is not resolved prior to the adoption of the rule,a person may also submit written objections to the Rules Review Commission. If the Rules Review Commission receives written and signed objections in accordance with G.S.150B-21.3(b2) from 10 or more persons clearly requesting review by the legislature and the Rules Review Commission approves the rule, the rule will become effective as provided in G.S.150B-21.3(b1). The  Rules Review Commission will receive written objections until 5:00 p.m. on the day following the day the Rules Review Commission approves the rule. The Rules Review Commission will receive those objections by mail, delivery service, hand delivery, or facsimile transmission.If you have any further questions concerning the submission of objections to the Rules Review Commission, please call a staff attorney at 919-431-3000.