7A-190 District courts always open
7A-191 Trials; hearings and orders in chambers
7A-191.1 Recording of proceeding in which defendant pleads guilty or no contest to felony in district court
7A-192 By whom power of district court to enter interlocutory orders exercised
7A-193 Civil procedure generally
7A-196 Jury trials
7A-197 Petit jurors
7A-198 Reporting of civil trials
7A-199 Special venue rule when district court sits without jury in seat of court lying in more than one county; where judgments recorded
7A-200 District and set of districts defined; chief district court judges and their authority

Terms Used In North Carolina General Statutes > Chapter 7A > Article 18

  • 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
  • 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 15A-941
  • oath: shall be construed to include "affirmation" in all cases where by law an affirmation may be substituted for an oath, and in like cases the word "sworn" shall be construed to include the word "affirmed. See North Carolina General Statutes 15A-941
  • personal property: shall include moneys, goods, chattels, choses in action and evidences of debt, including all things capable of ownership, not descendable to heirs at law. See North Carolina General Statutes 15A-941
  • property: shall include all property, both real and personal. See North Carolina General Statutes 15A-941
  • seal: shall be construed to include an impression of such official seal, made upon the paper alone, as well as an impression made by means of a wafer or of wax affixed thereto. 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