§ 160D-1301 Legislative intent
§ 160D-1302 Finding of necessity
§ 160D-1303 Local governments authorized to acquire and reconvey real property
§ 160D-1304 Joint action by governing bodies
§ 160D-1305 Powers of governing bodies
§ 160D-1306 Appropriations authorized
§ 160D-1307 Definitions
§ 160D-1311 Community development programs and activities
§ 160D-1312 Acquisition and disposition of property for redevelopment
§ 160D-1313 Urban Development Action Grants
§ 160D-1314 Urban homesteading programs
§ 160D-1315 Downtown development projects
§ 160D-1316 Low- and moderate-income housing programs
§ 160D-1320 Program to finance energy improvements

Terms Used In North Carolina General Statutes > Chapter 160D > Article 13

  • 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.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Charter: As defined in G. See North Carolina General Statutes 160D-102
  • City: As defined in G. See North Carolina General Statutes 160D-102
  • 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.
  • County: Any one of the counties listed in G. See North Carolina General Statutes 160D-102
  • Definition: As used in this Article, "renewable energy source" has the same meaning as "renewable energy resource" in G. See North Carolina General Statutes 160D-1320
  • Developer: A person, including a governmental agency or redevelopment authority, who undertakes any development and who is the landowner of the property to be developed or who has been authorized by the landowner to undertake development on that property. See North Carolina General Statutes 160D-102
  • Development: Any of the following:

    a. See North Carolina General Statutes 160D-102

  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Financing Assistance: A local government may establish a revolving loan fund and a loan loss reserve fund for the purpose of financing or assisting in the financing of the purchase and installation of distributed generation renewable energy sources or energy efficiency improvements that are permanently fixed to residential, commercial, or other real property. See North Carolina General Statutes 160D-1320
  • 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
  • Foreclosure: A legal process in which property that is collateral or security for a loan may be sold to help repay the loan when the loan is in default. Source: OCC
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Governing board: The city council or board of county commissioners. See North Carolina General Statutes 160D-102
  • Interest rate: The amount paid by a borrower to a lender in exchange for the use of the lender's money for a certain period of time. Interest is paid on loans or on debt instruments, such as notes or bonds, either at regular intervals or as part of a lump sum payment when the issue matures. Source: OCC
  • 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
  • Legislative hearing: A hearing to solicit public comment on a proposed legislative decision. See North Carolina General Statutes 160D-102
  • Local act: As defined in G. See North Carolina General Statutes 160D-102
  • Local government: A city or county. See North Carolina General Statutes 160D-102
  • 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: An individual, partnership, firm, association, joint venture, public or private corporation, trust, estate, commission, board, public or private institution, utility, cooperative, interstate body, the State of North Carolina and its agencies and political subdivisions, or other legal entity. See North Carolina General Statutes 160D-102
  • Property: All real property subject to land-use regulation by a local government. See North Carolina General Statutes 160D-102
  • Purpose: The General Assembly finds it is in the best interest of the citizens of North Carolina to promote and encourage renewable energy and energy efficiency within the State in order to conserve energy, promote economic competitiveness, and expand employment in the State. See North Carolina General Statutes 160D-1320
  • 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
  • Subdivision: The division of land for the purpose of sale or development as specified in G. See North Carolina General Statutes 160D-102