Bill Summaries: H578 (2021)

  • Summary date: Apr 14 2021 - View summary

    Revises GS 14-269(a1), making it unlawful to carry a concealed pistol or gun for an illegal purpose (was, barred for any purpose, unless exemptions apply). Makes a conforming repeal of substantive language allowing for concealed carry on one's own premises, with a concealed carry permit, or by a military permittee, and related defenses to prosecution under the statute. Makes technical changes. Applies to offenses committed on or after December 1, 2021.