(a)  Where the secretary makes all the findings necessary, including discretionary approval where the operator of an industrial project does not pay an above average manufacturing wage or where there is an abandonment of an existing facility, he will do so in writing to the authority at the earliest possible date after following the procedures set forth in (b) of this Rule.

(b)  The secretary will prepare a certificate of approval in which all his findings are set forth and cause this certificate to be published in a newspaper of general circulation within the county. If no appeal is taken within a 30‑day period from date of notice or after the successful expiration of any appeal process, the secretary will forward the certificate of approval to the authority.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 159C‑7; 159C‑8;

Eff. August 2, 1976;

Amended Eff. March 1, 1983; June 7, 1977;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. September 6, 2016.