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Article1.

Scope of Rules–One Formof Action.

Rule 1.  Scope of rules.

These rules shall govern theprocedure in the superior and district courts of the State of North Carolina inall actions and proceedings of a civil nature except when a differing procedureis prescribed by statute.  They shall also govern the procedure in tort actionsbrought before the Industrial Commission except when a differing procedure isprescribed by statute. (1967, c. 954, s. 1; 1971, c. 818.)