AN ACT TO CREATE A PRESUMPTION THAT ALLOWS ONE LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY TO EASILY ASSIST ANOTHER LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHENEVER NECESSARY AND TO MAKE TECHNICAL CHANGES. Enacted June 25, 2018. Effective June 25, 2018.
Summary date: Jun 26 2018 - View summary
Summary date: Apr 5 2017 - View summary
House committee substitute makes the following changes to the 1st edition.
Amends GS 160A-288(b) and GS 160A-288.2(b) by amending the definition of the term law-enforcement agency to include a sheriff's office (was, sheriff's department). Makes additional clarifying changes in GS 160A-288.2(a).
Amends the act's long title.
Summary date: Mar 15 2017 - View summary
Amends GS 160A288 (cooperation between law-enforcement agencies) and GS 160A288.2 (assistance to State-law enforcement agencies) to authorize the head of any lawenforcement agency to temporarily provide assistance to another agency, or State law enforcement agency as described, unless specifically prohibited or limited by an ordinance (currently only authorized in accordance with rules, policies, or guidelines of the governing body). Makes clarifying changes.