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CHAPTER 137 AN ACT TO AMEND THE MARRIAGE LAWS SO AS TO ELIMINATE EPILEPSY AS AN IMPEDIMENT TO MARRIAGE. The General Assembly of North Carolina do enact:
G. 8S. 51-9, as the same appears in 1966 Replacement Volume 2A of the General Statutes, is hereby amended by deleting from the third and fourth lines of the last paragraph thereof the phrase, not subject to uncontrolled epileptic attacks, an idiot, an imbecile, a mental defective, or of unsound mind. and substituting in lieu thereof the following: mentally competent..