North Carolina Statutes

Chapter 44 Liens

Article 1 - Mechanics', Laborers', and Materialmen's Liens.

Article 1A - Wage Liens.

  • § 44-5.1   Wages for two months' lien on assets
    In case of the insolvency of a corporation, partnership or individual, all persons doing labor or service of whatever character in its regular employment have...

Article 2 - Subcontractors', etc., Liens and Rights against Owners.

Article 3 - Liens on Vessels.

Article 4 - Warehouse Storage Liens.

Article 5 - Liens of Hotel, Boarding and Lodging House Keeper.

Article 6 - Liens of Livery Stable Keepers.

Article 7 - Liens on Colts, Calves and Pigs.

Article 8 - Perfecting, Recording, Enforcing and Discharging Liens.

Article 9 - Liens upon Recoveries for Personal Injuries to Secure Sums Due for Medical Attention, etc.

Article 9A - Liens for Ambulance Service.

Article 9B - Attachment or Garnishment and Lien for Ambulance Service in Certain Counties.

  • § 44-51.4   Attachment or garnishment for county or city ambulance or county or city supported ambulance service
    Whenever ambulance services are provided by a county, by a county‑franchised ambulance service supplemented by county funds, or by a municipally owned and operated ambulance...
  • § 44-51.5   General lien for county or city ambulance service
    There is hereby created a general lien upon the real property of any person who has been furnished ambulance service by a county, by a...
  • § 44-51.6   Lien to be filed
    No lien created by G.S. 44‑51.5 shall be valid but from the time of filing in the office of the clerk of superior court a...
  • § 44-51.7   Discharging lien
    Liens created by G.S. 44‑51.5 may be discharged as follows: (1) By filing with the clerk of superior court a receipt of acknowledgment, signed by...
  • § 44-51.8   Counties to which Article applies
    The provisions of this Article shall apply only to Alamance, Alexander, Alleghany, Anson, Ashe, Beaufort, Bladen, Brunswick, Buncombe, Burke, Cabarrus, Caldwell, Camden, Carteret, Caswell, Catawba,...

Article 10 - Agricultural Liens for Advances.

Article 11 - Uniform Federal Tax Lien Registration Act.

Article 11A - Uniform Federal Lien Registration Act.

  • § 44-68.10   Short title
    This Article may be cited as the Uniform Federal Lien Registration Act. (1989 (Reg. Sess., 1990), c. 1047, s. 1.)
  • § 44-68.11   Scope
    This Article applies only to federal tax liens, to other federal liens notices of which under any Act of Congress or any regulation adopted pursuant...
  • § 44-68.12   Place of filing
    (a) Notices of liens, certificates, and other notices affecting federal tax liens or other federal liens must be filed in accordance with this Article. (b)...
  • § 44-68.13   Execution of notices and certificates
    Certification of notices of liens, certificates, or other notices affecting federal liens by the Secretary of the Treasury of the United States or his delegate,...
  • § 44-68.14   Duties of filing officer
    (a) If a notice of federal lien, a refiling of a notice of federal lien, or a notice of revocation of any certificate described in...
  • § 44-68.15   Fees
    (a) The fee for filing and indexing each notice of lien or certificate or notice affecting the lien in the Office of the Secretary of...
  • § 44-68.16   Uniformity of application and construction
    This Article shall be applied and construed to effectuate its general purpose to make uniform the law with respect to the subject of this Article...
  • § 44-68.17   Liens and notices filed before August 1, 1990
    All liens, notices, certificates, releases and refilings filed before August 1, 1990, to which this Article would otherwise apply if such filing occurred on or...

Article 12 - Liens on Certain Agricultural Products.

Article 13 - Factors' Liens.

Article 14 - Assignment of Accounts Receivable and Liens Thereon.

Article 15 - Liens for Overdue Child Support.