HB 212/SB 151 – Break or Enter Pharmacy/Increase Penalty

HB 212 / SB 151 Break or Enter Pharmacy/ Increase Penalty

* This bill was filed jointly in the House and Senate.

Primary  House Sponsors: Rep. Wayne Sasser (R-Stanly), Rep. Carson Smith (R-Pender), Rep. Greg Murphy (R-Pitt), Rep. Craig Horn (R-Union)

Primary Senate Sponsors: Sen. Tom McInnis (R-Anson), Sen. Danny Britt (R-Columbus), Sen. Jim Davis (R-Cherokee)

Bill Summary

This bill would increase the punishment for breaking and entering a pharmacy.

Bill Movement

This bill was filed in the House and Senate on February 27, 2019.


This bill passed in the Senate Judiciary Committee on March 12, 2019.

This bill passed in Senate Rules on March 14, 2019.

This bill passed on the Senate floor on March 18, 2019 with a vote of 40-4.


The Senate version of of this bill passed in the House Judiciary Committee on June 5, 2019.

The bill passed House Rules June 10, 2019.

The bill passed on the House floor on June 12, 2019 and will now go to the Governor.


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