§ 136-141 Title of Article
§ 136-142 Declaration of policy
§ 136-143 Definitions
§ 136-144 Restrictions as to location of junkyards
§ 136-145 Enforcement provisions
§ 136-146 Removal of junk from illegal junkyards
§ 136-147 Screening of junkyards lawfully in existence
§ 136-148 Acquisition of existing junkyards where screening impractical
§ 136-149 Permit required for junkyards
§ 136-149.1 Judicial review
§ 136-150 Condemnation procedure
§ 136-151 Rules and regulations by Department of Transportation; delegation of authority to Secretary of Transportation
§ 136-152 Agreements with United States
§ 136-153 Zoning changes
§ 136-154 Alternate control
§ 136-155 Availability of federal aid funds

Terms Used In North Carolina General Statutes > Chapter 136 > Article 12

  • 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.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • automobile graveyard: shall mean any establishment or place of business which is maintained, used, or operated for storing, keeping, buying or selling wrecked, scrapped, ruined, or dismantled motor vehicles or motor vehicle parts. See North Carolina General Statutes 136-143
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Fee simple: Absolute title to property with no limitations or restrictions regarding the person who may inherit it.
  • 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
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Interstate system: means that portion of the National System of Interstate and Defense Highways located within the State, as now officially designated, or as may hereafter be so designated as interstate system by the Department of Transportation, or other appropriate authorities. See North Carolina General Statutes 136-143
  • junk: shall mean old or scrap copper, brass, rope,? rags, batteries, paper, trash, rubber, debris, waste, or junked, dismantled or wrecked automobiles, or parts thereof, iron, steel, and other old or scrap ferrous or nonferrous material. See North Carolina General Statutes 136-143
  • junkyard: shall mean an establishment or place of business which is maintained, operated, or used for storing, keeping, buying, or selling junk, or for maintenance or operation of an automobile graveyard, and the term shall include garbage dumps and sanitary fills. See North Carolina General Statutes 136-143
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Primary system: means that portion of connected main highways, as now officially designated, or as may hereafter be so designated as primary system by the Department of Transportation or other appropriate authorities. See North Carolina General Statutes 136-143
  • property: shall include all property, both real and personal. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • 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
  • United States: shall be construed to include the said district and territories and all dependencies. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3
  • Visible: means capable of being seen without visual aid by a person of normal visual acuity. See North Carolina General Statutes 136-143