NORTH CAROLINA GENERAL ASSEMBLY
HOUSE BILL 873
AN ACT REWRITING SECTION 16, CHAPTER 151, PRIVATE LAWS OF 1895, THE CHARTER OF THE TOWN OF GRIFTON, SO AS TO GIVE TO SAID TOWN THE SAME AUTHORITY TO ACQUIRE PROPERTY BY GIFT, DEVISE, PURCHASE OR CONDEMNATION THAT IS GRANTED TO MUNICIPALITIES OF THIS STATE BY CHAPTER 160 OF THE GENERAL STATUTES.
The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:
Section 1. That Section 16, Chapter 151, Private Laws of 1895, be and the same is hereby rewritten to read as follows:
"Sec. 6. Said town shall have all the authority to acquire property by gift, devise, purchase or condemnation that is granted to the municipalities of this State by the provisions of Chapter 160 of the General Statutes."
Sec. 2. All laws and clauses of laws in conflict with the provisions of this Act are hereby repealed.
Sec. 3. This Act shall be in full force and effect from and after its ratification.
In the General Assembly read three times and ratified, this the 28th day of May, 1959.