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Legal Statutes: North Carolina

UPDATED October 19, 2012

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Article 22B. First and Second Degree Trespass

back to top14-159.13. Second degree trespass

(a) Offense.--A person commits the offense of second degree trespass if, without authorization, he enters or remains on premises of another:

(1) After he has been notified not to enter or remain there by the owner, by a person in charge of the premises, by a lawful occupant, or by another authorized person; or

(2) That are posted, in a manner reasonably likely to come to the attention of intruders, with notice not to enter the premises.

(b) Classification.--Second degree trespass is a Class 3 misdemeanor.
1987, c. 700, § 1. Amended by Laws 1993, c. 539, § 102, eff. Oct. 1, 1994; Laws 1994, (1st Ex.Sess.), c. 24, § 14(c), eff. March 26, 1994.