Chapter 163.

Elections and Election Laws.

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-2: Repealed by Session Laws 2001-460, s. 2.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-22.1: Repealed by Session Laws 2001-398, s. 2.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-44. Repealed by Session Laws 1973, c. 793, s. 13.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-56. Repealed by Session Laws 1973, c. 793, s. 19.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-58: Repealed by Session Laws 1985, c. 563, s. 3.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

Article 7.

Registration of Voters.

163-65 through 163-82: Repealed by Session Laws 1993 (Reg. Sess., 1994), c. 762, s. 1.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-82.25: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-381, s. 19.1, effective January 1, 2014. (1991 (Reg. Sess., 1992), c. 1044, s. 19(e); 1993 (Reg. Sess., 1994), c. 762, s. 2; 2009-541, s. 16(a); repealed by 2013-381, s. 19.1, effective January 1, 2014.)

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-109: Repealed by Session Laws 2002-159, s. 55.(j), effective January 1, 2003, and applicable to all primaries and elections held on or after that date.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-116 through 163-118. Repealed by Session Laws 1973, c. 793, ss. 47-49.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

Article 11A.

Resign-to-Run.

163-125 through 163-127: Repealed by Session Laws 1995, c. 379, s. 18.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

Article 12A.

Precinct Boundaries.

163-132.1: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-381, s. 27.1, effective January 1, 2014. (1985, c. 757, s. 205(a); 1987 (Reg. Sess., 1988), c. 1074, s. 2; 1993 (Reg. Sess., 1994), c. 762, s. 69; 1995, c. 423, s. 2; 1999-227, s. 1; 2000-140, s. 81; 2001-319, s. 11; 2005-428, s. 16; 2006-264, s. 75.5(a); repealed by 2013-381, s. 27.1, effective January 1, 2014.)

 

163-132.1A: Repealed by Session Laws 1999-227, s. 1, effective June 25, 1999.

 

163-132.1B: Repealed by Session Laws 2016-109, s. 7(b), effective July 22, 2016.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-132.2: Repealed by Session Laws 1999-227, s. 1, effective June 25, 1999.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-132.5A: Repealed by Session Laws 1991 (Regular Session, 1992), c. 927, s. 1.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-132.5E. Repealed by Session Laws 1999-227, s. 1.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-132.6: Repealed by Session Laws 1991 (Regular Session, 1992), c. 927, s. 1.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

Article 13.

General Instructions.

163-135 through 163-159: Repealed by Session Laws 2001-460, s. 1, effective January 1, 2002.

 

Article 14.

Voting Systems.

163-160 through 163-164: Repealed by Session Laws 2001-460, s. 1, effective January 1, 2002.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

Part 3. Procedures at the voting place.

163-166: Repealed by Session Laws 1997-443, s. 31.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

Article 15.

Counting Ballots, Canvassing Votes, and Certifying Results in Precinct and County.

163-168 through 163-181: Repealed by Session Laws 2001-398, s. 1, effective January 1, 2002.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

Article 16.

Canvass of Returns for Higher Offices and Preparation of State Abstracts.

163-187 through 163-200: Repealed by Session Laws 2001-398, s. 1.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-201.2: Repealed by G.S. 120-30.9J, as enacted by Session Laws 2013-343, s. 1, effective July 23, 2013.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-213.11: Repealed by Session Laws 1991, c. 689, s. 15.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-227. Repealed by Session Laws 1999-455, s. 4.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-230. Repealed by Session Laws 1999-455, s. 9.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-235. Repealed by Session Laws 1973, c. 536, s. 5.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

Article 21.

Military Absentee Registration and Voting in Primary and General Elections.

163-245: Repealed by Session Laws 2011-182, s. 2, effective January 1, 2012.

 

163-246: Repealed by Session Laws 2011-182, s. 2, effective January 1, 2012.

 

163-247: Repealed by Session Laws 2011-182, s. 2, effective January 1, 2012.

 

163-248: Repealed by Session Laws 2011-182, s. 2, effective January 1, 2012.

 

163-249: Repealed by Session Laws 2011-182, s. 2, effective January 1, 2012.

 

163-250: Repealed by Session Laws 2011-182, s. 2, effective January 1, 2012.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-252: Repealed by Session Laws 1973, c. 536, s. 5.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-257: Repealed by Session Laws 2011-182, s. 2, effective January 1, 2012.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

SUBCHAPTER VIII. REGULATION OF ELECTION CAMPAIGNS.

Article 22.

Corrupt Practices and Other Offenses against the Elective Franchise.

163-259 through 163-268. Repealed by Session Laws 1975, c. 565, s. 8.

 

163-269 through 163-270. Repealed by Session Laws 1999-31, s. 5(b).

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-272. Repealed by Session Laws 1971, c. 872, s. 3.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-278.12A: Repealed by Session Laws 2004-125, s. 4, effective July 20, 2004.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-278.13A: Repealed by Session Laws 1997-515, s. 9.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-278.20: Repealed by Session Laws 2006-195, s. 2, effective January 1, 2007, and applicable to all contributions made and accepted on and after that date.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-278.31: Repealed by Session Laws 1985, c. 183, s. 4.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-278.36: Repealed by Session Laws 2007-349, s. 4, effective January 1, 2008.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-278.39A: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-381, s. 44.1, effective January 1, 2014.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

Article 22B.

Appropriations from the North Carolina Political Parties Financing Fund.

163-278.41 through 163-278.45: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-381, s. 38.1(c), effective July 1, 2013.

 

163-278.41 through 163-278.45: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-381, s. 38.1(c), effective July 1, 2013.

 

163-278.41 through 163-278.45: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-381, s. 38.1(c), effective July 1, 2013.

 

Article 22C.

Appropriations from the North Carolina Candidates Financing Fund.

163-278.46: Repealed by Session Laws 2002-158, s. 5, effective January 1, 2003.

 

163-278.47: Repealed by Session Laws 2002-158, s. 5, effective January 1, 2003.

 

163-278.48: Repealed by Session Laws 2002-158, s. 5, effective January 1, 2003.

 

163-278.49: Repealed by Session Laws 2002-158, s. 5, effective January 1, 2003.

 

163-278.50: Repealed by Session Laws 2002-158, s. 5, effective January 1, 2003.

 

163-278.51: Repealed by Session Laws 2002-158, s. 5, effective January 1, 2003.

 

163-278.52: Repealed by Session Laws 2002-158, s. 5, effective January 1, 2003.

 

163-278.53: Repealed by Session Laws 2002-158, s. 5, effective January 1, 2003.

 

163-278.54: Repealed by Session Laws 2002-158, s. 5, effective January 1, 2003.

 

163-278.55: Repealed by Session Laws 2002-158, s. 5, effective January 1, 2003.

 

163-278.56: Repealed by Session Laws 2002-158, s. 5, effective January 1, 2003.

 

163-278.57: Repealed by Session Laws 2002-158, s. 5, effective January 1, 2003.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

Article 22D.

The North Carolina Public Campaign Fund.

163-278.61 through 163-278.67: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-360, s. 21.1(a) and Session Laws 2013-381, s. 38.1(a), effective July 1, 2013.

 

163-278.68: Repealed by Session Laws 2011-266, s. 1.2(a), effective July 1, 2011.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-278.70: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-360, s. 21.1(a) and Session Laws 2013-381, s. 38.1(a), effective July 1, 2013.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

Article 22E.

Electioneering Communications.

163-278.80: Repealed by Session Laws 2010-170, s. 10, effective September 23, 2010.

 

163-278.81: Repealed by Session Laws 2010-170, s. 10, effective September 23, 2010.

 

163-278.82: Repealed by Session Laws 2010-170, s. 10, effective September 23, 2010.

 

163-278.83: Repealed by Session Laws 2010-170, s. 10, effective September 23, 2010.

 

163-278.84: Repealed by Session Laws 2010-170, s. 10, effective September 23, 2010.

 

163-278.85: Repealed by Session Laws 2010-170, s. 10, effective September 23, 2010.

 

163-278.86: Repealed by Session Laws 2010-170, s. 10, effective September 23, 2010.

 

163-278.87: Repealed by Session Laws 2010-170, s. 10, effective September 23, 2010.

 

163-278.88: Repealed by Session Laws 2010-170, s. 10, effective September 23, 2010.

 

163-278.89: Repealed by Session Laws 2010-170, s. 10, effective September 23, 2010.

 

Article 22F.

Mass Mailings and Telephone Banks: Electioneering Communications.

163-278.90: Repealed by Session Laws 2010-170, s. 11, effective September 23, 2010.

 

163-278.91: Repealed by Session Laws 2010-170, s. 11, effective September 23, 2010.

 

163-278.92: Repealed by Session Laws 2010-170, s. 11, effective September 23, 2010.

 

163-278.93: Repealed by Session Laws 2010-170, s. 11, effective September 23, 2010.

 

163-278.94: Repealed by Session Laws 2010-170, s. 11, effective September 23, 2010.

 

Article 22J.

The Voter-Owned Elections Act.

163-278.95 through 163-278.99D: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-381, s. 38.1(b), effective July 1, 2013.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

Article 22G.

Candidate-Specific Communications.

163-278.100 through 163-278.103: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-381, s. 48.1, effective January 1, 2013.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

Article 22H.

Mass Mailings and Telephone Banks: Candidate-Specific Communications.

163-278.110 through 163-278.113: Repealed by Session Laws 2013-381, s. 48.4, effective January 1, 2014.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-280: Repealed by Session Laws 2011-31, ss. 1-3, effective April 7, 2011.

 

163-280.1: Repealed by Session Laws 2011-31, ss. 1-3, effective April 7, 2011.

 

163-281: Repealed by Session Laws 2011-31, ss. 1-3, effective April 7, 2011.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-285: Repealed by Session Laws 2011-31, s. 5, effective April 7, 2011.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-303. Repealed by Session Laws 1977, c. 265, s. 19.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-327: Repealed by Session Laws 2006-192, s. 9(a), effective August 3, 2006, and applicable to vacancies occurring on or after August 3, 2006.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.

 

163-333: Repealed by Session Laws 2001-398, s. 15.

 

163-1 through 163-335: Recodified as Subchapter III of Chapter 163A, by Session Laws 2017-6, s. 3, effective May 1, 2017.