§ 90-202.2 ‘Podiatry’ defined
§ 90-202.3 Unlawful to practice unless registered
§ 90-202.4 Board of Podiatry Examiners; terms of office; powers; duties
§ 90-202.5 Applicants to be examined; examination fee; requirements; temporary licenses
§ 90-202.6 Examinations; subjects; certificates
§ 90-202.7 Applicants licensed in other states
§ 90-202.8 Revocation of certificate; grounds for; suspension of certificate
§ 90-202.9 Fees for certificates and examinations; compensation of Board
§ 90-202.10 Annual fee; cancellation or renewal of license
§ 90-202.11 Continuing education courses required
§ 90-202.12 Free choice by patient guaranteed
§ 90-202.13 Injunctions
§ 90-202.14 Not applicable to physicians

Terms Used In North Carolina General Statutes > Chapter 90 > Article 12A

  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • 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
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Nolo contendere: No contest-has the same effect as a plea of guilty, as far as the criminal sentence is concerned, but may not be considered as an admission of guilt for any other purpose.
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • 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