AN ACT TO PROVIDE THAT ANY JUSTICE OR JUDGE OF THE GENERAL COURT OF JUSTICE OF THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA, ADMINISTRATIVE LAW JUDGE, OR CLERK OF SUPERIOR COURT, WHO HAS A CONCEALED HANDGUN PERMIT THAT IS VALID IN NORTH CAROLINA IS EXEMPT FROM THE GENERAL PROHIBITION AGAINST CARRYING A CONCEALED WEAPON AND FROM THE PROHIBITIONS AGAINST CARRYING A WEAPON ON CERTAIN PREMISES OR IN CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES.
House committee substitute to the 1st edition makes the following changes. Amends GS 14-269 to add that the prohibition on carrying concealed weapons does not apply to administrative law judges and clerks of superior court who have a concealed handgun permit provided that the person cannot carry a concealed weapon at any time while consuming alcohol or an unlawful controlled substance or while alcohol or an unlawful controlled substance remains in the person's body. Amends GS 14-415.27 to add administrative law judges and clerks of superior court with a concealed handgun permit to those who are not subject to the area prohibitions in GS 14-415.11(c). Makes a conforming change. Amends the act's short and long titles.
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