Speeding

As of August 2007, the law concerning speeding restrictions has been ratified.

The following is the new rewritten law:

’20-141. Speeding Restrictions.

(o) A violation of G.S. 20-123.2 shall be a lesser included offense in any violation of this section, and shall be subject to the following limitations and

conditions:

  • A violation of G.S. 20-123.2 shall be recorded in the driver’s official record as Improper equipment  Speedometer.
  • The lesser included offense under this subsection shall not apply to charges of speeding in excess of 25 miles per hour or more over the posted speed limit.

No drivers license points or insurance surcharge shall be assessed on account of a violation of this subsection.

(p) A driver charged with speeding in excess of 25 miles per hour over the posted speed limit shall be ineligible for a disposition of prayer for judgment continued.