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North Carolina General Statutes
Chapter 40A: Eminent Domain.

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Article 1 - General. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-1§ 40A-1. Exclusive provisions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-2§ 40A-2. Definitions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-3§ 40A-3. By whom right may be exercised.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-4§ 40A-4. No prior purchase offer necessary.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-5§ 40A-5. Condemnation of property owned by other condemnors.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-6§ 40A-6. Reimbursement of owner for taxes paid on condemned property.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-7§ 40A-7. Acquisition of whole parcel or building.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-8§ 40A-8. Costs.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-9§ 40A-9. Removal of structures on condemned land; lien.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-10§ 40A-10. Sale or other disposition of land condemned.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-11§ 40A-11. Right of entry prior to condemnation.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-12§ 40A-12. Additional rules.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-13§ 40A-13. Costs and appeal.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-14 through 40A-18§§ 40A-14 through 40A-18. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 2 - Condemnation Proceedings by Private Condemnors. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-19§ 40A-19. Proceedings by private condemnors.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-20§ 40A-20. Petition filed; contents.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-21§ 40A-21. Notice of proceedings.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-22§ 40A-22. Service.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-23§ 40A-23. Service where parties unknown.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-24§ 40A-24. Orders served as in special proceedings in absence of other provisions.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-25§ 40A-25. Answer to petition; hearing; commissioners appointed.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-26§ 40A-26. Powers and duties of commissioners.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-27§ 40A-27. Form of commissioners' report.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-28§ 40A-28. Exceptions to report; hearing; when title vests; appeal; restitution.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-29§ 40A-29. Provision for jury trial on appeal.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-30§ 40A-30. Title of infants, incompetents, inebriates, and trustees without power of sale, acquired.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-31§ 40A-31. Rights of claimants of fund determined.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-32§ 40A-32. Attorney for unknown parties appointed; pleadings amended; new commissioners appointed.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-33§ 40A-33. Change of ownership pending proceedings.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-34§ 40A-34. Defective title; how cured.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-35 through 40A-39§§ 40A-35 through 40A-39. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 3 - Condemnation by Public Condemnors. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-40§ 40A-40. Notice of action.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-41§ 40A-41. Institution of action and deposit.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-42§ 40A-42. Vesting of title and right of possession; injunction not precluded.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-43§ 40A-43. Memorandum of action.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-44§ 40A-44. Disbursement of deposit.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-45§ 40A-45. Answer, reply and plat.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-46§ 40A-46. Time for filing answer; failure to answer.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-47§ 40A-47. Determination of issues other than damages.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-48§ 40A-48. Appointment of commissioners.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-49§ 40A-49. No request for commissioners.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-50§ 40A-50. Parties, orders; continuances.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-51§ 40A-51. Remedy where no declaration of taking filed; recording memorandum of action.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-52§ 40A-52. Measure of compensation.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-53§ 40A-53. Interest as a part of just compensation.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-54§ 40A-54. Final judgments.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-55§ 40A-55. Payment of compensation.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-56§ 40A-56. Refund of deposit.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-57 through 40A-61§§ 40A-57 through 40A-61. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 4 - Just Compensation. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-62§ 40A-62. Application.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-63§ 40A-63. In general.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-64§ 40A-64. Compensation for taking.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-65§ 40A-65. Effect of condemnation procedure on value.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-66§ 40A-66. Compensation to reflect project as planned.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-67§ 40A-67. Entire tract.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-68§ 40A-68. Acquisition of property subject to lien.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-69§ 40A-69. Property subject to life tenancy.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 5 - Return of Condemned Property. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-70§ 40A-70. Return of condemned property.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-71§ 40A-71. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-72§ 40A-72. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-73§ 40A-73. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-74§ 40A-74. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-75§ 40A-75. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-76§ 40A-76. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-77§ 40A-77. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-78§ 40A-78. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-79§ 40A-79. Reserved for future codification purposes.[HTML] [RTF]
Article 6 - Condemnation of Property Encumbered by a Conservation Easement. [HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-80§ 40A-80. Applicability of Article; definition.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-81§ 40A-81. Additional information required in petition or complaint filed.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-82§ 40A-82. Demonstration of no prudent and feasible alternative required in certain actions; judicial determination.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-83§ 40A-83. Vesting of title and right of possession.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-84§ 40A-84. Compensation for condemnation.[HTML] [RTF]
G.S. 40A-85§ 40A-85. Appeal.[HTML] [RTF]

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