Regional planning commissions, business corporations, nonprofit corporations, and local entities as defined in Section 23-1-21.1, or as might be hereafter defined by amendment of such section are authorized and empowered to enter into contracts, jointly, separately, and severally with each other and/or with the State of Alabama, the federal government, and/or with their respective departments and agencies, for the purpose of receiving and disbursing state, federal and/or local governmental and private funds for programs established or which might be established as a result of federal, state, and/or local legislation, and to establish on a state or local level, operate and administer any such programs under the contract terms, provided the contract performance, the operation and administration of programs thereunder are in keeping with any such legislation and regulations thereunder. Any such contracts entered into prior to May 29, 1985, are deemed to have been executed with full power and authority.

(Acts 1985, No. 85-757, p. 1260, §4.)

Terms Used In Alabama Code 11-85-73

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • state: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the several territories of the United States. See Alabama Code 1-1-1