A bipartisan Senate Bill 711, titled “NC Compassionate Care Act,” which would legalize medical marijuana, received its most vocal opposition to date during a Senate Health Care committee meeting Thursday.
Healthcare reform bill clears legislature with focus on certificate-of-need laws
SB191 affects hospitals, nursing homes, Hospice care, residential treatment facilities and other long-term care facilities.
Governor signs parental consent vaccine bill into law
Long-term care patient visitation bill advances in state House
'No patient left behind' bill gains key committee clarity for potential advancement
N.C. Senate clears bill that would require parental consent for COVID-19 vaccine
Parental consent for COVID-19 vaccine bill heads to N.C. Senate floor
Vaccine parental consent bill set for final N.C. Senate committee vote
N.C. Senate 'no patient left behind' legislation added to House bill
Local senator fulfills pledge to push legislation requiring parental consent for youth COVID-19 vaccinations
“This bill gives the government control over what happens and what is said in the exam room between a woman and her doctor...,” Cooper wrote in his veto statement.
GOP lawmakers got no Democratic "yes" votes on a bill that altered abortion rights in North Carolina. They will need at least two to override the governor's veto.
As state Sen. Joyce Krawiec has climbed the ranks of Republican leadership in recent years, she has become a pivotal sponsor of conservative-f…
N.C.'s House Bill 453, titled "Human Life Nondiscrimination Act/No Eugenics," would prevent women from having an abortion because of a Down syndrome diagnosis.
Three state Republican senators succeeded last week in getting three health-care reform bills through the chamber by taking a less-is-better a…
It may be a matter of when, not whether, the state legislature will address the issue of requiring COVID-19 vaccinations in the workplace.
The transition back to the workplace in the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic may present unprecedented challenges for employee and employer alike.
Sen. Joyce Krawiec has chosen to revisit an abortion bill that represented Gov. Roy Cooper’s first successful veto in a post-Republican super-…
Two bipartisan bills were introduced Monday that would allow select law-enforcement officers to purchase up to four years’ worth of credits in…
The state’s certificate-of-need system for adding medical facilities is in the legislative crosshairs again with two key Senate Republican lea…
Two key N.C, Republican senators lead effort to repeal state's certificate-of-need laws
The state Senate has been sent the latest controversial attempt to mandate that county sheriffs cooperate with U.S. Immigration and Customs En…
Legislation addressing virtual shareholder meetings is headed to the Senate floor after being recommended Wednesday by the Rules and Operation…