§ 14-202.10 Definitions
§ 14-202.11 Restrictions as to adult establishments
§ 14-202.12 Violations; penalties
§ 14-202.13 Human trafficking public awareness sign

Terms Used In North Carolina General Statutes > Chapter 14 > Article 26A

  • Adult bookstore: means a bookstore:

    a. See North Carolina General Statutes 14-202.10

  • Adult establishment: means an adult bookstore, adult motion picture theatre, adult mini motion picture theatre, or adult live entertainment business as defined in this section. See North Carolina General Statutes 14-202.10
  • Adult live entertainment: means any performance of or involving the actual presence of real people which exhibits specified sexual activities or specified anatomical areas, as defined in this section. See North Carolina General Statutes 14-202.10
  • Adult mini motion picture theatre: means an enclosed building with viewing booths designed to hold patrons which is used for presenting motion pictures, a preponderance of which are distinguished or characterized by an emphasis on matter depicting, describing or relating to specified sexual activities or specified anatomical areas as defined in this section, for observation by patrons therein. See North Carolina General Statutes 14-202.10
  • Adult motion picture theatre: means an enclosed building or premises used for presenting motion pictures, a preponderance of which are distinguished or characterized by an emphasis on matter depicting, describing, or relating to specified sexual activities or specified anatomical areas, as defined in this section, for observation by patrons therein. See North Carolina General Statutes 14-202.10
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • month: shall be construed to mean a calendar month, unless otherwise expressed; and the word "year" a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed; and the word "year" alone shall be equivalent to the expression "year of our Lord. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3
  • Presenting: means , as used herein, those actions taken by a cardholder or any person to introduce a financial transaction card into an automated banking device, including utilization of a personal identification code, or merely displaying or showing a financial transaction card to the issuer, or to any person or organization providing money, goods, services, or anything else of value, or any other entity with intent to defraud. See North Carolina General Statutes 14-113.8
  • Receives: "Receives" or "receiving" means acquiring possession or control or accepting a financial transaction card as security for a loan. See North Carolina General Statutes 14-113.8
  • Sexually oriented devices: means without limitation any artificial or simulated specified anatomical area or other device or paraphernalia that is designed principally for specified sexual activities but shall not mean any contraceptive device. See North Carolina General Statutes 14-202.10
  • Specified anatomical areas: means :

    a. See North Carolina General Statutes 14-202.10

  • Specified sexual activities: means :

    a. See North Carolina General Statutes 14-202.10

  • 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