GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF NORTH CAROLINA
SESSION LAW 2007-83
SENATE BILL 777
AN ACT to increase the punishment for violating certain laws regulating certified public accountants.
The General Assembly of North Carolina enacts:
SECTION 1. G.S. 93-13 reads as rewritten:
Any violation of the provisions of this Chapter shall be
deemed a Class 3 misdemeanor, and upon conviction thereof the guilty party
shall only be fined not less than one hundred dollars ($100.00) and not
exceeding one thousand dollars ($1,000) for each offense.A violation of
G.S. 93-3, 93-4, 93-5, 93-6, or 93-8 shall be a Class 1 misdemeanor."
SECTION 2. This act becomes effective December 1, 2007, and applies to violations occurring on or after that date.
In the General Assembly read three times and ratified this the 11th day of June, 2007.
s/ Beverly E. Perdue
President of the Senate
s/ Joe Hackney
Speaker of the House of Representatives
s/ Michael F. Easley
Approved 5:01 p.m. this 14th day of June, 2007