House committee substitute to the 1st edition makes the following changes.
Amends GS 17C-6 by making conforming changes that update the statutory cross-reference to the definition of qualified retired law enforcement officers.
Bill Summaries: H36 (2023-2024 Session)
Bill H 36 (2023-2024)Summary date: Feb 8 2023 - View summary
Bill H 36 (2023-2024)Summary date: Jan 30 2023 - View summary
Adds new defined term, qualified probation or parole certified officer, (a state probation or parole certified officer authorized by the Division of Community Supervision and Reentry of the Department of Adult Correction (Department) to carry a handgun in the course of duty who is not the subject of a disciplinary action by the Department and who meets the Department’s requirements regarding handguns) to GS 14-415.10’s list of definitions. Amends GS 14-415.12A(a) to allow for those who meet the new definition of a qualified probation or parole certified officer to have been deemed to have satisfied the statutory requirement that an applicant for a concealed handgun permit successfully complete an approved firearms safety and training course. Makes conforming changes to GS 14-415.10. Applies to permit applications submitted after the act becomes law.