North Carolina Legislation 2003

North Carolina Legislation 2003 summarizes acts of the 2003 session of the North Carolina General Assembly of interest to state and local officials served by the School of Government. Electronic versions of the chapters are below. The School of Government copyright applies to these chapters. The information in many of these chapters is available as printed bulletins for specific legal subject areas. Some of these bulletins contain more detailed information about legal changes affecting the subject area. For information about the availability of such bulletins, and the print version of North Carolina Legislation 2003, contact the School of Government publications sales office. To further investigate bills referred to in these chapters, explore the North Carolina General Assembly Web site. Each available chapter can be viewed in PDF using the Adobe Acrobat Reader.

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  • Editor's Preface: pdf
  • Table of Contents: pdf
  • Chapter 1, The General Assembly: pdf
  • Chapter 2, The State Budget: pdf
  • Chapter 3, Children and Families: pdf
  • Chapter 4, Community Development and Housing: pdf
  • Chapter 5, Courts and Civil Procedure: pdf
  • Chapter 6, Criminal Law and Procedure: pdf
  • Chapter 7, Elections: pdf
  • Chapter 8, Elementary and Secondary Education: pdf
  • Chapter 9, Environment and Natural Resources: pdf
  • Chapter 10, Health: pdf
  • Chapter 11, Higher Education: pdf
  • Chapter 12, Information Technology: pdf
  • Chapter 13, Land Use, Community Planning, Code Enforcement, and Transportation: pdf
  • Chapter 14, Local Government and Local Finance: pdf
  • Chapter 15, Local Taxes and Tax Collection: pdf
  • Chapter 16, Mental Health: pdf
  • Chapter 17, Motor Vehicles: pdf
  • Chapter 18, Public Personnel: pdf
  • Chapter 19, Purchasing and Contracting: pdf
  • Chapter 20, Senior Citizens: pdf
  • Chapter 21, Social Services: pdf
  • Chapter 22, State Government: pdf
  • Chapter 23, State Taxation: pdf
  • Chapter 24, Wildlife and Boating: pdf