AN ACT TO INCREASE THE REWARD AMOUNT THAT THE GOVERNOR MAY OFFER FOR THE APPREHENSION OF A FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE OR FOR INFORMATION LEADING TO THE ARREST AND CONVICTION OF A FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE. Enacted July 18, 2013. Effective July 18, 2013.
Summary date: Jul 22 2013 - View summary
Bill H 137 (2013-2014)Summary date: Feb 20 2013 - View summary
Amends GS 15-53 (Governor may employ agents and offer rewards) and GS 15-53.1 (Governor may offer rewards for information leading to arrest and conviction), as the title indicates, to increase the amounts that may be awarded to an amount not to exceed $100,000 (was, not to exceed $10,000). Further amends the statutes to make the language gender neutral.