Bill Summaries: H264 (2019-2020 Session)

  • Summary date: Mar 11 2019 - View summary

    House committee substitute makes the following changes to the 1st edition. 

    Amends GS 122C-263 and GS 122C-283 by removing redundant language, now providing that a law enforcement officer or individual required to provide transportation under GS 122C-251(g) must take the respondent to a facility or other location identified by the LME/MCO in the community crisis services plan that has an available commitment examiner and is capable of performing a first examination in conjunction with a health screening at the same location, unless circumstances indicate the respondent appears to be suffering a medical emergency, in which case the law enforcement officer will seek immediate medical assistance. Also amends those statutes to refer to "individuals with mental illnesses" instead of to the "mentally ill." Further amends GS 122C-283 by making clarifying changes and making language gender-neutral. Applies to proceedings initiated on or after October 1, 2019.

    Amends GS 143B-139.4B by making clarifying changes. 


  • Summary date: Mar 4 2019 - View summary

    Makes a technical correction to GS 7A-308 regarding superior court fees.

    Makes clarifying and technical corrections to GS 7B-3101 regarding notification of schools when juveniles are alleged or found to be delinquent.

    Makes a technical correction to GS 14-43.15 regarding minor victims.

    Updates the statutory references in GS 14-50.21 and GS 14-50.25 regarding criminal gang offenses.

    Makes clarifying and technical changes to GS 55-16-22 regarding required annual reporting by domestic and foreign corporations authorized to transact business in the State. Modifies to require only the Secretary of State (was, the Secretary of Revenue and the Secretary of State) to provide appropriate space and instructions on the annual report form for a corporation to voluntarily indicate whether the corporation is a veteran-owned small business or a service-disabled veteran-owned small business.

    Makes technical corrections to GS 120-37 concerning principal clerks of the Senate and House. Makes language gender-neutral.

    Makes technical corrections to GS 7A-304 regarding costs in criminal action.

    Makes technical corrections to GS 105-164.3(30b), which defines prosthetic device in the context of sales and use tax.

    Makes a technical correction to GS 105-282.1 regarding applications for property tax exemption or exclusion.

    Makes a technical correction to GS 143B-437.56 regarding the calculation of grants under the Job Development Investment Grant Program.

    Makes technical correction to the introductory language of Section 13A.1 of SL 2018-5.