AN ACT TO INCREASE THE PUNISHMENT FOR WILLFULLY INTERFERING WITH, DAMAGING, DEFACING, MOLESTING, OR INJURING ANY PART OR PORTION OF A FIRE-ALARM, FIRE-DETECTION, SMOKE-DETECTION, OR FIRE-EXTINGUISHING SYSTEM IN A PRISON OR LOCAL CONFINEMENT FACILITY. SL 2019-134. Enacted July 19, 2019. Effective December 1, 2019.
Summary date: Jul 22 2019 - More information
Summary date: Mar 6 2019 - More information
House committee substitute makes the following changes to the 1st edition.
Amends the proposed offense added to GS 14-286, making it a Class H felony rather than a Class I felony for a person to willfully interfere with, damage, deface, molest, or injure any part or portion of a fire-alarm, fire-detection, or fire-extinguishing system in a prison or local confinement facility. Makes clarifying changes.
Summary date: Feb 20 2019 - More information
Amends GS 14-286 to make it a Class I felony to willfully interfere with, damage, deface, molest, or injure any part or portion of a fire-alarm, fire-detection, smoke-detection, or fire-extinguishing system in a prison or local confinement facility (as defined). Makes conforming and organizational changes. Applies to offenses committed on or after December 1, 2019.
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