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State Lawmakers File Mini Budget Bills, Senior Grading Changes, As Bill Filing Deadline Expires

State Lawmakers File Mini Budget Bills, Senior Grading Changes, As Bill Filing Deadline Expires

State lawmakers returned to Raleigh this week, days after the State moved into Phase II of Governor Cooper’s three-phase reopening plan. Because the bill filing deadline was set to expire by the end of the day on Tuesday, numerous legislators filed last-minute bills covering items such as state employee retirement, tax changes, broadband expansion, and student health.