§ 130A-34 Provision of local public health services
§ 130A-34.1 Accreditation of local health departments; board established
§ 130A-34.2 Billing of Medicaid
§ 130A-34.3 Incentive program for public health improvement
§ 130A-34.4 Strengthening local public health infrastructure
§ 130A-35 County board of health; appointment; terms
§ 130A-36 Creation of district health department
§ 130A-37 District board of health
§ 130A-38 Dissolution of a district health department
§ 130A-39 Powers and duties of a local board of health
§ 130A-40 Appointment of local health director
§ 130A-40.1 Pilot program for nurse as health director
§ 130A-41 Powers and duties of local health director
§ 130A-42 Personnel records of district health departments
§ 130A-43 Consolidated human services agency; board; director
§ 130A-45 Title and purpose
§ 130A-45.01 Definitions
§ 130A-45.02 Creation of a public health authority
§ 130A-45.1 Membership of the public health authority board
§ 130A-45.2 Dissolution of a public health authority
§ 130A-45.3 Powers and duties of authority board
§ 130A-45.4 Appointment of a public health authority director
§ 130A-45.5 Powers and duties of a public health authority director
§ 130A-45.6 Boundaries of the authority
§ 130A-45.7 Medical review committee
§ 130A-45.8 Confidentiality of patient information
§ 130A-45.9 Confidentiality of personnel information
§ 130A-45.10 Confidentiality of credentialing information
§ 130A-45.11 Confidentiality of competitive health care information
§ 130A-45.12 Personnel
§ 130A-45.13 Authority to contract directly with private providers to operate billing system for county Medicaid claims
§ 130A-47 Creation by Commission
§ 130A-48 Procedure for incorporating district
§ 130A-49 Declaration that district exists; status of industrial villages within boundaries of district
§ 130A-49.5 Ethics
§ 130A-50 Election and terms of office of sanitary district boards
§ 130A-51 City governing body acting as sanitary district board
§ 130A-52 Special election if election not held in November of 1981
§ 130A-52.1 Action if 1983 election not held
§ 130A-53 Actions validated
§ 130A-54 Vacancy appointments to district boards
§ 130A-55 Corporate powers
§ 130A-56 Election of officers; board compensation
§ 130A-57 Power to condemn property
§ 130A-58 Construction of systems by corporations or individuals
§ 130A-59 Reports
§ 130A-60 Consideration of reports and adoption of a plan
§ 130A-61 Bonds and notes authorized
§ 130A-62 Annual budget; tax levy
§ 130A-63 Engineers to provide plans and supervise work; bids
§ 130A-64 Service charges and rates
§ 130A-64.1 Notice of new or increased charges and rates; public comment period
§ 130A-65 Liens for sewer service charges in sanitary districts not operating water distribution system; collection of charges; disconnection of sewer lines
§ 130A-66 Removal of member of board
§ 130A-67 Rights-of-way granted
§ 130A-68 Returns of elections
§ 130A-69 Procedure for extension of district
§ 130A-70 District and municipality extending boundaries and corporate limits simultaneously
§ 130A-70.1 Satellite annexation in conjunction with municipal annexation in certain sanitary districts
§ 130A-71 Procedure for withdrawing from district
§ 130A-72 Dissolution of certain sanitary districts
§ 130A-73 Dissolution of sanitary districts having no outstanding indebtedness and located wholly within or coterminous with corporate limits of city or town
§ 130A-73.1 Dissolution of sanitary districts having no outstanding indebtedness and located wholly within or coterminous with corporate limits of city or town
§ 130A-74 Validation of creation of districts
§ 130A-75 Validation of extension of boundaries of districts
§ 130A-76 Validation of dissolution of districts
§ 130A-77 Validation of bonds of districts
§ 130A-78 Tax levy for validated bonds
§ 130A-79 Validation of appointment or election of members of district boards
§ 130A-80 Merger of district with contiguous city or town; election
§ 130A-80.1 Merger of district with coterminous city or town; election
§ 130A-80.2 Merger of district with noncoterminous city or town it is contained wholly within; election
§ 130A-80.3 Merger of district with contiguous metropolitan water district
§ 130A-81 Incorporation of municipality and simultaneous dissolution of sanitary district, with transfer of assets and liabilities from the district to the municipality
§ 130A-82 Dissolution of sanitary districts; referendum
§ 130A-83 Merger of two contiguous sanitary districts
§ 130A-84 Withdrawal of water
§ 130A-85 Further dissolution procedures

Terms Used In North Carolina General Statutes > Chapter 130A > Article 2

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Balanced budget: A budget in which receipts equal outlays.
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • following: when used by way of reference to any section of a statute, shall be construed to mean the section next preceding or next following that in which such reference is made; unless when some other section is expressly designated in such reference. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • in writing: may be construed to include printing, engraving, lithographing, and any other mode of representing words and letters: Provided, that in all cases where a written signature is required by law, the same shall be in a proper handwriting, or in a proper mark. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3
  • Joint meeting: An occasion, often ceremonial, when the House and Senate each adopt a unanimous consent agreement
  • Joint resolution: A legislative measure which requires the approval of both chambers.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • personal property: shall include moneys, goods, chattels, choses in action and evidences of debt, including all things capable of ownership, not descendable to heirs at law. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • Presiding officer: A majority-party Senator who presides over the Senate and is charged with maintaining order and decorum, recognizing Members to speak, and interpreting the Senate's rules, practices and precedents.
  • property: shall include all property, both real and personal. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • state: when applied to the different parts of the United States, shall be construed to extend to and include the District of Columbia and the several territories, so called; and the words "United States" shall be construed to include the said district and territories and all dependencies. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • United States: shall be construed to include the said district and territories and all dependencies. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3