ARTICLE I Declaration of Rights
ARTICLE II Legislative
ARTICLE III Executive
ARTICLE IV Judicial
ARTICLE V Finance
ARTICLE VI Suffrage and Eligibility to Office
ARTICLE VII Local Government
ARTICLE VIII Corporations
ARTICLE IX Education
ARTICLE X Homesteads and Exemptions
ARTICLE XI Punishments, Corrections, and Charities
ARTICLE XII Military Forces
ARTICLE XIII Conventions; Constitutional Amendment and Revision
ARTICLE XIV Miscellaneous
History Note. - Session Laws 1969, c. 1258, proposed a complete editorial revision of the Constitution of North Carolina, to be submitted to the qualified voters of the State at the 1970 general election. The revised Constitution was adopted by vote of the people at the general election held Nov. 3, 1970, to take effect July 1, 1971. In addition to the new Constitution, six other constitutional amendments were submitted to the voters at the 1970 general election, to be voted on independently, and five of these were adopted. The effect of these amendments is indicated in notes under the sections affected.
Editor's Note. - Where appropriate, annotations construing various sections of the Constitution of 1868 have been placed under corresponding sections of the Constitution of 1970.