Bill Summary for H 212 (2019-2020)

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Feb 27 2019

Bill Information:

View NCGA Bill Details2019-2020 Session
House Bill 212 (Public) Filed Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Intro. by Sasser, C. Smith, Murphy, Horn.

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Bill summary

Identical to S 151, filed 2/26/19.

Enacts new GS 14-54.2 as follows. Makes it a Class D felony for any person who breaks or enters a pharmacy with the intent to commit the theft of opioids. Defines pharmacy. Additionally, makes it a Class F felony if a person receives or possesses any property that has been stolen during the commission of the breaking and entering of a pharmacy while knowing or having reasonable grounds to believe the property is stolen. Subjects anyone found in violation of the statute to property forfeiture pursuant to GS 18B-504. Effective December 1, 2019.

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