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§ 7B‑2826.  (Forcontingent repeal – see note) Amendment to Interstate Compact on Juvenilesconcerning interstate rendition of juveniles alleged to be delinquent.

(a)        This amendmentshall provide additional remedies and shall be binding only as among and betweenthose party states which specifically execute the same.

(b)        All provisions andprocedures of G.S. 7B‑2805 and G.S. 7B‑2806 of the InterstateCompact on Juveniles shall be construed to apply to any juvenile charged withbeing a delinquent by reason of a violation of any criminal law. Any juvenile,charged with being a delinquent by reason of violating any criminal law, shallbe returned to the requesting state upon a requisition to the state where thejuvenile may be found. A petition in the case shall be filed in a court ofcompetent jurisdiction in the requesting state where the violation of criminallaw is alleged to have been committed. The petition may be filed regardless ofwhether the juvenile has left the state before or after the filing of thepetition. The requisition described in G.S. 7B‑2805 of the Compact shallbe forwarded by the judge of the court in which the petition has been filed. (1979, c. 815, s. 1; 1998‑202,s. 6.)