HB 1191 – ECU Brody School of Medicine Funds

Primary Sponsors: Rep. Perrin Jones (R-Pitt), Rep. John Bell (R-Wayne), Rep. Christ Humphrey (R-Lenior)


This bill would appropriate funds for the planning and construction of a new Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.

  • $15 million for the planning of a new building
  • $13 million for the construction of a new building
  • $215,000,000 is the total amount authorized for the project.
  • 45%  of the members of the Board of Trustees of the primary affiliated teaching hospital would be appointed by the Board of Governors