§ 147-86.55 Article title
§ 147-86.56 Findings
§ 147-86.57 Definitions
§ 147-86.58 Prohibitions on State investment
§ 147-86.60 Restrictions on contracts with the State or subdivisions of the State
§ 147-86.61 Exceptions
§ 147-86.62 Report; application
§ 147-86.63 No private right of action

Terms Used In North Carolina General Statutes > Chapter 147 > Article 6E - Iran Divestment Act

  • Company: means any sole proprietorship, organization, association, corporation, partnership, joint venture, limited partnership, limited liability partnership, limited liability company, or other entity or business association, including all wholly owned subsidiaries, majority-owned subsidiaries, parent companies, or affiliates of those entities or business associations. See North Carolina General Statutes 147-86.57
  • 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.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Financial institution: means the term as used in Section 14 of the Iran Sanctions Act of 1996, as amended (Public Law 104-172; 50 U. See North Carolina General Statutes 147-86.57
  • 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
  • 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
  • Investment: means a commitment or contribution of funds or property, whatever the source, a loan or other extension of credit, and the entry into or renewal of a contract for goods or services. See North Carolina General Statutes 147-86.57
  • Iran: includes the Government of Iran and any agency or instrumentality of Iran. See North Carolina General Statutes 147-86.57
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Person: means any of the following:

    a. See North Carolina General Statutes 147-86.57

  • property: shall include all property, both real and personal. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3
  • 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
  • State agency: means any board, commission, department, executive department, officer, institution, and any political subdivision of the State. See North Carolina General Statutes 147-86.57
  • United States: shall be construed to include the said district and territories and all dependencies. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3