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
Final Report on Coronavirus Regulatory Flexibility

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

2021 Consolidated Waste Report

Annual report on the status of waste management efforts in North Carolina.

April 1 Coal Ash Quarterly Report

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

Directed Grants Status Report

Report on the status of funds disbursed for directed grants.

2021 Q1 Capital Improvements Report

Quarterly report on capital improvements projects.

Oyster Research and Restoration 2021 Annual Legislative Report

Report on the use of funding for oyster research and restoration activities.

Semi-Annual Report on Water Resources Development Grant Projects

Semi-annual report on the status of Water Resources Development Projects.

2021 Wetland Mitigation Practices Report

Report on wetland mitigation practices supportive of public recreation and hunting on mitigation sites.

Subbasin Transfer Study Report

Study and recommendations after a review of the statutes and rules governing subbasin transfer.

2020 Q4 Capital Improvements Report

Quarterly report on capital improvements projects.

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.