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Statutes > North-carolina > Chapter_1 > GS_1-308

§1‑308.  To what counties issued.

When the execution is againstthe property of the judgment  debtor, it may be issued to the sheriff of anycounty where the judgment is docketed. No execution may issue from the superiorcourt upon any judgment until such judgment shall be docketed in the county towhich the execution is to be issued. When it requires the delivery of real orpersonal property, it must be issued to the sheriff of the county where theproperty, or some part thereof, is situated. Execution may be issued at thesame time to different counties. (C.C.P., s. 259; 1871‑2,c. 74; 1881, c. 75; Code, s. 443; 1905, c. 412; Rev., s. 622; C.S., s. 670;1953, c. 884.)