North Carolina General Assembly
NC General Statutes
Chapter 55D - Filings, Names, and Registered Agents for Corporations, Nonprofit Corporations, and Partnerships.
The Statutes on the North Carolina General Assembly website reflect changes made in the
legislative session, through 7/30/2016.
§ 55D-1. Applicable definitions.
§§ 55D-2 through 55D-4: Reserved for future codification purposes.
§ 55D-5. Rule-making authority.
§§ 55D-6 through 55D-9: Reserved for future codification purposes.
§ 55D-10. Filing requirements.
§ 55D-11. Expedited filings.
§ 55D-12. Advisory review of documents.
§ 55D-13. Effective time and date of document.
§ 55D-14. Correcting filed document.
§ 55D-15. Filing duty of Secretary of State.
§ 55D-16. Appeal from Secretary of State's refusal to file document.
§ 55D-17. Evidentiary effect of copy of filed document.
§ 55D-18. Penalty for signing false document.
§ 55D-19: Reserved for future codification purposes.
§ 55D-20. Name requirements.
§ 55D-21. Entity names on the records of the Secretary of State; availability.
§ 55D-22. Names of foreign entities.
§ 55D-23. Reserved name.
§ 55D-24. Registered name.
§ 55D-25. Reserved and registered names; powers of the Secretary of State.
§ 55D-26. Real property records.
§§ 55D-27 through 55D-29: Reserved for future codification purposes.
§ 55D-30. Registered office and registered agent required.
§ 55D-31. Change of registered office or registered agent.
§ 55D-32. Resignation of registered agent.
§ 55D-33. Service on entities.