Bill Summaries: H725 (2023-2024 Session)

  • Summary date: Apr 19 2023 - View summary

    Enacts new GS 143B-908 (North Carolina Anti-Littering Fund), as a special fund established with the Department of Public Safety (DPS) to make reimbursements to people and entities for expenses related to video recording equipment used to assist in the prosecution of littering offenses under GS 14-399. Requires DPS to adopt rules for eligibility and allocations of reimbursement payments. Rules must require that the video recordings be used to assist law enforcement and/or district attorneys’ offices in the prosecution of littering offenses, and proof of ownership and itemized expenses related to the video recording equipment used by the person. 

    Appropriates $50,000 to the North Carolina Anti-Littering Fund from the General Fund for 2023-24. The appropriation is effective July 1, 2023.