§ 90-21.80 Short title
§ 90-21.81 Definitions
§ 90-21.82 Informed consent to abortion
§ 90-21.83 Printed information required
§ 90-21.84 Internet Web site
§ 90-21.85 Display of real-time view requirement
§ 90-21.86 Procedure in case of medical emergency
§ 90-21.87 Informed consent for a minor
§ 90-21.88 Civil remedies
§ 90-21.89 Protection of privacy in court proceedings
§ 90-21.90 Assurance of informed consent
§ 90-21.91 Assurance that consent is freely given
§ 90-21.92 Severability

Terms Used In North Carolina General Statutes > Chapter 90 > Article 1I

  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • 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
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • 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 12-3
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • 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.
  • Plaintiff: The person who files the complaint in a civil lawsuit.
  • 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