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Appendix C
List of Child Endangerment Statutes

NORTH CAROLINA

N.C. Gen. Stat. § 14-318.2 (2003)
Child abuse a Class 1 misdemeanor

Any parent of a child less than 16 years of age, or any other person providing care to or supervision of such child, who inflicts physical injury, or who allows physical injury to be inflicted, or who creates or allows to be created a substantial risk of physical injury, upon or to such child by other than accidental means is guilty.