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§140A‑2.  Fields of recognition; periods covered.

These recognitions shall beknown as the North Carolina Awards for Literature, Science, the Fine Arts andPublic Service, and shall be conferred upon citizens of North Carolina for themost notable attainments in these respective fields during the current year,terminating four months before the date of award, though such distinctions canbe exceptionally conferred, with the approval of the Governor and the Councilof State, for eminence achieved during years prior to the award. (1961,c. 1143, s. 2.)