§ 90-620 Short title
§ 90-621 Declaration of purpose
§ 90-622 Definitions
§ 90-623 License to practice required
§ 90-624 Activities not requiring a license to practice
§ 90-625 North Carolina Board of Massage and Bodywork Therapy
§ 90-626 Powers and duties
§ 90-627 Custody and use of funds
§ 90-628 Expenses and fees
§ 90-629 Requirements for licensure to practice
§ 90-629.1 Criminal history record checks of applicants for licensure to practice and for ownership or operation of an establishment
§ 90-630.1 Licensure to practice by endorsement
§ 90-630.5 Renewal of license to practice and license to operate massage and bodywork therapy establishment; continuing education
§ 90-631 Massage and bodywork therapy schools
§ 90-631.1 Massage and bodywork therapy school approval required
§ 90-631.2 Authority to establish fees for massage and bodywork therapy school approval
§ 90-631.3 Grounds for suspension, revocation, or refusal of massage and bodywork therapy school approval; notice and hearing; judicial review
§ 90-632.10 Massage and bodywork therapy establishment license required
§ 90-632.11 Requirements for massage and bodywork therapy establishment licensure
§ 90-632.12 Operation of a massage and bodywork therapy establishment under a name different than the owner; advertisment
§ 90-632.13 Rules for massage and bodywork therapy establishment license
§ 90-632.14 Fees for massage and bodywork therapy establishment license
§ 90-632.15 Grounds for suspension, revocation, or refusal of a massage and bodywork therapy establishment license; notice and hearing; judicial review
§ 90-632.16 Unlicensed massage and bodywork therapy prohibited at massage and bodywork therapy establishments
§ 90-632.17 Sexual activity prohibited
§ 90-632.18 Enforcement; injunctive relief against massage and bodywork therapy establishments
§ 90-632.19 Human trafficking public awareness sign
§ 90-633 Disciplinary action
§ 90-634 Enforcement; injunctive relief
§ 90-634.1 Civil penalties; disciplinary costs
§ 90-635 Third-party reimbursement
§ 90-636 Regulation by county or municipality

Terms Used In North Carolina General Statutes > Chapter 90 > Article 36

  • 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.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • 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.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • 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.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Jurisprudence: The study of law and the structure of the legal system.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • President pro tempore: A constitutionally recognized officer of the Senate who presides over the chamber in the absence of the Vice President. The President Pro Tempore (or, "president for a time") is elected by the Senate and is, by custom, the Senator of the majority party with the longest record of continuous service.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • property: shall include all property, both real and personal. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Reporter: Makes a record of court proceedings and prepares a transcript, and also publishes the court's opinions or decisions (in the courts of appeals).
  • 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 12-3
  • 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
  • United States: shall be construed to include the said district and territories and all dependencies. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3