Senate amendment makes the following changes to the 3rd edition.
Amends GS 14-33.3 to delete the proposed definition of the term employee and instead define employee as having the same meaning as in GS 14-33(c)(6)b. Adds that employee includes a volunteer as defined in GS 14-33(c)(6)b.3.
Summary date: Apr 29 2015 - View summary
Summary date: Apr 28 2015 - View summary
Senate committee substitute makes the following changes to the 2nd edition.
Amends the long title.
Amends proposed GS 14-33.3(c), providing that students convicted of an assault on a school employee, as specified in this section, are guilty of a Class A1 misdemeanor for a first offense. A second offense pursuant to this section is a Class H felony, with third or subsequent offenses being Class G felonies (previously, first offenses were Class I felonies and subsequent offenses were Class G felonies).
Makes a conforming change.
Summary date: Apr 15 2015 - View summary
Senate committee substitute makes the following changes to the 1st edition.
Changes the long title.
Amends proposed GS 14-33.3, Student assault on a school employee, adding language providing that students with an Individualized Education Program or a Section 504 Plan cannot be found guilty of the Class I felony provided for in this statute.
Summary date: Mar 19 2015 - View summary
Enacts new GS 14-33.3 making it a Class I felony for a first offense, and Class G felony for second or subsequent offenses, for a student to assault a school employee if (1) the student is 16 or older, (2) the student assaults the school employee when the employee is discharging or attempting to discharge his or her duties as an employee or the student assaults the school employee as a result of the discharge or attempt to discharge that individual's duties as a school employee, and (3) the assault occurs on school property. Defines duties, employee, school property, and student. Applies to offenses committed on or after December 1, 2015.