32A-15 General purpose of this Article
32A-16 Definitions
32A-17 Who may make a health care power of attorney
32A-18 Who may act as a health care attorney-in-fact
32A-19 Extent of authority; limitations of authority
32A-20 Effectiveness and duration; revocation
32A-21 Appointment, resignation, removal, and substitution
32A-22 Relation of the health care agent to a court-appointed fiduciary and to a general attorney-in-fact
32A-23 Article 2, Chapter 32A, not applicable
32A-24 Reliance on health care power of attorney; defense
32A-25.1 Statutory form health care power of attorney
32A-26 Health care power of attorney and declaration of desire for natural death
32A-27 Health care powers of attorney executed in other jurisdictions

Terms Used In North Carolina General Statutes > Chapter 32A > Article 3

  • 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 15A-941
  • 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 15A-941
  • property: shall include all property, both real and personal. See North Carolina General Statutes 15A-941
  • 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 15A-941