The Aquarium Division shall accept donated personal property only if the donation is made through the N.C. Aquarium Society and meets the following requirements:

(1)           The personal property is relevant to the purpose and mission of the N.C. Aquariums;

(2)           The donor provides evidence of lawful ownership of the property, including evidence that the donor possesses any permit required to own or possess the property;

(3)           The donation is made without restrictions on the use and disposition of the property;

(4)           The N.C. Aquariums Division has identified storage space or a display venue for the property prior to acceptance of the property; and

(5)           If payment, such as shipping cost, is required to be made by the N.C. Aquariums Division as a condition of the donation, the property shall be accepted only if funds are available to make the payment prior to acceptance.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143B-135.182(b); 143B-135.184;

Eff. April 1, 2010;

Transferred from 15A NCAC 28 .0606 Eff. April 1, 2017.