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Perdue green lights watered-down sea-level bill

Gov. Bev Perdue has decided not to veto a bill that places a moratorium on using a state-sponsored science panel's recommendation to plan for rising sea levels. The bill becomes law as a result of her inaction.

NC legislature bans sea level science

North Carolina legislators have approved a four-year ban on using a state-sponsored science panel's predictions on the rate of sea level rise in dealing with coastal development issues.

NC sea level calculation bill protested

Another version of a bill that controls how North Carolina prepares for climate change along the coast is almost finished.

NC sea level calculation bill hits snag in House

A bill to regulate how North Carolina accounts for climate change along the coast could be dead for this session.

NC Senate approves sea level calculation bill

The North Carolina Senate has approved a bill that ignores scientists' warnings of rising sea levels. Senators approved the bill on a 34-to-11 vote Tuesday. The measure received little fanfare and no senators spoke in opposition to the measure.

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