SECTION .0900 ‑ POLICIES ON USE OF COASTAL AIRSPACE
15A NCAC 07M .0901 DECLARATION OF GENERAL POLICY
It is hereby declared that the use of aircraft by state, federal and local government agencies for purposes of managing and protecting coastal resources, detecting violations of environmental laws and rules and performing other functions related to the public health, safety and welfare serves a vital public interest. The Commission further finds that future economic development in the coastal area and orderly management of such development requires air access to and among coastal communities.
History Note: Authority G.S. 113A‑102(b); 113A‑107; 16 U.S.C. Sec. 1453 (12);
Eff. March 1, 1990;
RRC Objection due to lack of necessity Eff. October 17, 1991;
Amended Eff. March 1, 1992.