AN ACT TO REQUIRE THE COURT TO ATTEMPT TO IDENTIFY OUTSTANDING WARRANTS BEFORE ENTERING AN ORDER IN A CRIMINAL CASE ONLY IN CASES IN WHICH THE DEFENDANT IS IN CUSTODY, AS RECOMMENDED BY THE NORTH CAROLINA COURTS COMMISSION.
Amends GS 15A301.1(p) (directing the court to attempt to identify outstanding warrants against a defendant prior to the entry of an order in a criminal case) to apply only when a defendant is in custody. Effective December 1, 2017.
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