AN ACT TO APPROVE AN OFFICIAL SHIELD FOR BAIL BONDSMEN. Enacted June 26, 2013. Effective June 26, 2013, and applies to any person licensed pursuant to GS 58-71-40 before, on, or after that date.
Summary date: Jul 2 2013 - View summary
Summary date: Jun 10 2013 - View summary
Senate committee substitute to the 2nd edition makes the following changes. Deletes the proposed changes to GS 58-71-40(d), (e), and (f). Enacts new GS 58-71-40 to authorize a bail bondsman licensee, while engaged in official duties, to carry, possess, and display a shield. Specifies the appearance of the shield, requires that it include the licensee's last name and license number, and specifies wording that must appear on the shield. Provides that any shield that deviates from the requirements is unauthorized and its possession is a violation of the statute.
Provides that the act is effective when it becomes law and applies to any person licensed under GS 58-71-40 before, on, or after that date.
Updates the act's titles.
Summary date: Apr 18 2013 - View summary
House committee substitute makes the following changes to the 1st edition.
Makes technical and organizational changes.
Changes the effective date, providing this act is effective when it becomes law and applies to any person licensed pursuant to GS 58-71-40.
Summary date: Apr 8 2013 - View summary
Amends GS 58-71-40(d) as the title indicates. Requires that a bail bondsman obtain both a license and an official shield as provided by the NC Commissioner of Insurance. Provides that any deviation from the approved shield is an unauthorized shield and constitutes a violation of the statute by the licensee. Effective October 1, 2013, and applies to licenses issued on or after that date.