Bill Summary for H 151 (2021-2022)

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Feb 24 2021

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View NCGA Bill Details2021-2022 Session
House Bill 151 (Public) Filed Wednesday, February 24, 2021
AN ACT TO REQUIRE ACTIVE TIME FOR A CONVICTION OF FELONY DEATH BY VEHICLE OR FELONY DEATH BY IMPAIRED BOATING.
Intro. by Pittman, C. Smith, Hanig, Kidwell.

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Amends GS 20-141.4 to require any intermediate punishment issued for a conviction of felony death by vehicle to include special probation with a continuous period of confinement of at least one-fourth of the maximum sentence of imprisonment imposed for the offense. Allows the continuous period of confinement to be for up to 27 months.

Amends GS 75A-10.3 to require any intermediate punishment issued for a conviction of felony death by impaired boating to include special probation with a continuous period of confinement of at least one-fourth of the maximum sentence of imprisonment imposed for the offense. Allows the continuous period of confinement to be for up to 27 months.

Applies to offenses committed on or after December 1, 2021. 

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