AN ACT TO MAKE IT A CRIMINAL OFFENSE TO PROVIDE A CELL PHONE TO A DELINQUENT JUVENILE IN CUSTODY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY. Enacted June 2, 2015. Effective December 1, 2015.
Summary date: Jun 4 2015 - More information
Summary date: May 20 2015 - More information
Senate amendment makes the following changes to the 2nd edition.
Amends GS 14-258.1(d) concerning the furnishing of mobile phones to delinquent juveniles, clarifying, for the purposes of this subsection, that a delinquent juvenile in the custody of the Division of Juvenile Justice means a juvenile confined in a youth development center or a detention facility, as well as the transportation of a juvenile to or from confinement.
Summary date: Mar 24 2015 - More information
House committee substitute makes the following changes to the 1st edition.
Amends GS 14-258.1(d) to clarify that any person who knowingly gives or sells a mobile telephone or other wireless communications device or a component of such a device to a person who is not an inmate or a delinquent juvenile (was, person who is not an inmate) for delivery to an inmate or a delinquent juvenile in the custody of the Department of Public Safety is guilty of a Class H felony.
Summary date: Mar 18 2015 - More information
Amends GS 14-258.1 as the title indicates. Makes the offense a Class H felony. Effective December 1, 2015 and applies to offenses committed on or after that date.