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CHAPTER 186 AN ACT TO CREATE THE NORTH CAROLINA CANCER STUDY COMMISSION. WHEREAS, the Commission to Study the Cause and Control of Cancer in North Carolina was created by Joint Resolution 34 of the 1957 Session and its existence continued by Joint Resolution 78 of the 1959 Session, Joint Resolution 70 of the 1961 Session, Joint Resolution 49 of the 1963 Session, and Joint Resolution 29 of the 1965 Session of the General Assembly; and WHEREAS, this Commission has gathered valuable information and statistical records, which information has been and will be of great value to this and future Legislatures as demonstrated in its report to the Governor; and WHEREAS, it is desirable to make this Commission a permanent Study Commission: Now, therefore, The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:
Members of the Commission shall be paid for the performance of their duties the same per diem and subsistence and travel allowance as is provided for other Commissioners in the Biennial Appropriations Act. These expenses and such other expenses as the Commission may incur in the performance of its duties, subject to the approval of the Governor and Council of State, shall be paid out of the Contingency and Emergency Fund.