Legislative Reports

Pursuant to S.L. 2019-250 Section 5.10 (a), Department of Environmental Quality legislative reports submitted on or after January 1, 2020 will be posted below.

Title Summary Report Date
2020 Annual Report of the Environmental Management Commission

Annual Report on operation, activities, programs, and progress of the Environmental Management Commission from January 1, 2020 to December 9, 2020.

Annual Report of the Oil and Gas Commission

Reports on the operation, activities, and progress of the Oil and Gas Commission.

Coal Ash Quarterly Report

Quarterly report on DEQ’s operations, activities, programs, and progress with respect to coal combustion residuals surface impoundments.

H329 Final Report

Final Report on the Activities Conducted to Establish a Regulatory Program for the Management and Decommissioning of Renewable Energy Equipment

Report on Processing Times for North Carolina’s Environmental Permitting Programs

Biennial Report on cost and processing times of the State's environmental permitting programs in DEQ.

Directed Grants Status Report

Report on the status of funds disbursed for directed grants.

2020 Guaranteed Energy Savings Contracts Annual Report

Annual status update for guaranteed energy savings contracts.

H329 Quarterly Report

Quarterly Report on End-of-life Solar Decommissioning Rule Adoption and Stakeholder Process.

Interim Coronavirus Regulatory Flexibility Report

Interim report on Department efforts to exercise regulatory flexibility during Coronavirus Emergency.

Consolidated Annual Basinwide Water Management Plan Report

Annual report on basinwide management plans, including development of hydrologic models.

Mitigation Services Annual Report

Report covering implementation of Division of Mitigation Services (DMS) and use of Ecosystem Restoration Funds and Inventory Report.

UST Annual Report

Report on the Commercial Leaking Petroleum Underground Storage Tank Cleanup Fund.

Western Stream Initiative Grants Report

Report on projects funded through the Western Stream Initiative.

Water Infrastructure Fund Report

Consolidated report on the accounts in the Water Infrastructure fund, its activity, findings, including any recommended legislation.

Bernard Allen Emergency Drinking Water Fund Report

Annual report on implementation of the Bernard Allen Memorial Emergency Drinking Water Fund.

Annual Coal Ash Report to the General Assembly

Annual report on coal combustion residuals surface impoundments in North Carolina.

Directed Grants Status Report

Report on the status of funds disbursed for directed grants.

Drought Management Advisory Council Report

A review of drought advisories issued by the Council and any recommendations to improve coordination among local, State, and federal agencies; public water systems; and water users to improve the management and mitigation of the harmful effects of drought.

Conservation Grant Fund Annual Report

Annual report on Conservation Grant Fund Annual Report. Includes inventory of all conservation easements held by the Department.

Combined River Basin Advisory Commission Report

Annual audit and report on the River Basin Advisory Commission