Bill Summaries: S822 (2021)

  • Summary date: May 26 2022 - View summary

    Amends GS 143B-1022, establishing the Silver Alert System, to more specifically include in the System's stated purpose the provision of the rapid dissemination of information regarding a missing person or child who is believed to be suffering from a physical or mental disability (was, a disability generally) that required them to be protected from potential abuse or other physical harm, neglect, or exploitation. 

    Appropriates $15,000 from the General Fund to the Department of Public Safety for 2022-23 to be allocated to the NC Center for Missing Persons to develop and disseminate educational materials to relevant stakeholders on the permissible uses of the System. Effective July 1, 2022.