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Burgum vetoes House Bill 1153, citing intrusion upon executive branch authority
Monday, March 27, 2017 - 1:00pm
BISMARCK, N.D. – Governor Doug Burgum today vetoed the following bill:
House Bill 1153 – An act to amend and reenact section 54-06-31 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to state employee recruitment and retention bonus programs.
Burgum declares state of emergency for Walsh County based on flood threat
Friday, March 24, 2017 - 5:00pm
Gov. Burgum has issued an executive order declaring a state of emergency for Walsh County based on the threat of major flooding. The county and the city of Grafton have been working together the past month to prepare for potential record flooding .
Burgum signs “constitutional carry” bill into law
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 10:00pm
BISMARCK, N.D. – Governor Doug Burgum today signed legislation allowing law-abiding citizens to carry a concealed handgun if they have possessed a valid North Dakota driver’s license or state ID card for at least a year.