Bill Summaries: S70 (2013-2014 Session)

  • Summary date: Feb 7 2013 - View summary

    Identical to H 75, filed 2/6/13.

    Amends GS 14-318.4 (felony child abuse) to increase by one degree the penalty for various child abuse felonies. Applies to offenses committed on or after December 1, 2013.

    Enacts new subsection (a1) to GS 15A-1382.1, requiring the judgment and the official record to reflect that the case involved child abuse if the defendant is found guilty of an offense involving child abuse or of an offense committed against a minor involving assault or any act of domestic violence. Applies to judgments entered on or after December 1, 2013.