Format of Bill Text
Text which will be deleted from an existing statute if a bill is ratified and chaptered as a Session Law is shown as stricken text within an official bill. Stricken text is denoted in the bills viewable on the General Assembly's Web Pages as text with strike marks through it (
Text which will be added to an existing statute if a bill is ratified and chaptered as a Session Law is shown as underlined text within an official bill.
To access the bill text files for downloading, access our ftp server at: ftp://www.ncleg.net
You can point to the bill you want and click with your right mouse button to copy the document to your local computer. Another option is to use an ftp application to access www.ncleg.net . Log in as Anonymous and send your username as your password. The bills are located in the 2001_Bills directory under House or Senate. The bills are available in RTF format.