§ 136‑89.181.  Definitions.

The following definitions apply to this Article:

(1) Department. – The North Carolina Department of Transportation.

(2) Turnpike Authority. – The public agency created by this Article.

(3) Authority Board. – The governing board of the Turnpike Authority.

(4) Turnpike project. – Either of the following:

a. A road, bridge, or tunnel project planned, or planned and constructed, in accordance with the provisions of this Article.

b. A segment of the State highway system the Authority Board converts to a tolled highway pursuant to the authorization in G.S. 136‑89.187.

(5) Turnpike system. – All Turnpike projects. (2002‑133, s. 1; 2008‑225, s. 3.)