Amends GS 7A-304(a) concerning costs in criminal actions, providing that out of criminal case in the superior or district court, where the defendant is convicted or enters a plea of guilty or nolo contendere or when costs are assessed against the prosecuting witness, there will be a cost assessed for the supplemental pension benefits of sheriffs in the amount of $2.50 (was, $1.25).
Effective July 1, 2015, and applies to court costs imposed or collected on or after that date, but creates an exception for misdemeanor cases disposed of on or after that date by written appearance, waiver of trial or hearing, or plea of guilty or admission of responsibility in specified circumstances.
Status: Re-ref Com On Pensions & Retirement and Aging (Senate Action) (Mar 26 2015)
Tue, 24 Mar 2015 Senate: Filed
Wed, 25 Mar 2015 Senate: Passed 1st Reading
Wed, 25 Mar 2015 Senate: Ref To Com On Rules and Operations of the Senate
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 Senate: Withdrawn From Com
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 Senate: Re-ref Com On Pensions & Retirement and Aging
Bill S 404 (2015-2016)Summary date: Mar 24 2015 - More information