§ 95-69.8 Short title
§ 95-69.9 Definitions
§ 95-69.10 Application of Article; exemptions
§ 95-69.11 Powers and duties of Commissioner
§ 95-69.12 Boiler Safety Bureau established
§ 95-69.14 Rules and regulations governing the construction, operation and use of boilers and pressure vessels
§ 95-69.15 Classification of inspectors; qualifications; examinations; inspector’s commission
§ 95-69.16 Inspection certificate required
§ 95-69.17 Noncomplying devices; appeal
§ 95-69.18 Operation without inspection certificate; operation not in compliance with this Article; operation after nonissuance or revocation of certificate
§ 95-69.19 Violations; civil penalties; appeals
§ 95-69.20 Violations; criminal penalties

Terms Used In North Carolina General Statutes > Chapter 95 > Article 7A - Uniform Boiler and Pressure Vessel Act

  • Affirmed: In the practice of the appellate courts, the decree or order is declared valid and will stand as rendered in the lower court.
  • 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.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • 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.
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • 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
  • Grace period: The number of days you'll have to pay your bill for purchases in full without triggering a finance charge. Source: Federal Reserve
  • 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
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • 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.
  • property: shall include all property, both real and personal. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • 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
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • United States: shall be construed to include the said district and territories and all dependencies. See North Carolina General Statutes 12-3