§ 12-15-501 Definitions
§ 12-15-502 Referral of multiple needs child case to county team
§ 12-15-503 Recommendation by county team; decision by juvenile court of multiple needs child
§ 12-15-504 Creation of Executive Council of the State Team; membership; duties
§ 12-15-505 State Team established; membership; term; duties; hiring authority
§ 12-15-506 County teams established; appointments; meetings; duties
§ 12-15-507 Reimbursement available for team member expenses
§ 12-15-508 State Multiple Needs Children Fund established; use; limitations; accounting system to be maintained; provisions for yearly audit
§ 12-15-509 Executive Council to adopt allocation guidelines; granting role of State Team; eligible recipients; prerequisites to maintaining funding; penalty for noncompliance; reporting requirement

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 12 > Chapter 15 > Article 5

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • board: The board of directors of the authority. See Alabama Code 45-37-91.01
  • bureau: The public corporation for which this part provides. See Alabama Code 45-37-91.01
  • child: An individual under the age of 18 years, or under 21 years of age and before the juvenile court for a delinquency matter arising before that individual's 18th birthday. See Alabama Code 45-36-248
  • CHILD IN NEED OF SUPERVISION: A child who has been adjudicated by a juvenile court for doing any of the following and who is in need of care, rehabilitation, or supervision:

    a. See Alabama Code 45-36-248

  • client: A person or entity that enters into a professional employer agreement with a professional employer organization, including a worksite employer. See Alabama Code 45-37-91.05
  • commission: The citizens supervisory commission. See Alabama Code 45-37-121
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • CONTROLLING PERSON: Any of the following:

    a. See Alabama Code 45-37-91.05

  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • county: A county within the population class prescribed by this part. See Alabama Code 45-37-121
  • COVERED EMPLOYEE: An individual having a relationship with a professional employer organization and a client who meets all of the following criteria:

    a. See Alabama Code 45-37-91.05

  • department: The Alabama Department of labor. See Alabama Code 45-37-91.05
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • following: means next after. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • GUARDIAN AD LITEM: A licensed attorney appointed by a juvenile court to protect the best interests of an individual without being bound by the expressed wishes of that individual. See Alabama Code 45-36-248
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • JUVENILE COURT: The juvenile or family court division of the circuit or district court having jurisdiction over matters as provided by this chapter. See Alabama Code 45-36-248
  • Lineal descendant: Direct descendant of the same ancestors.
  • minor: An individual who is under the age of 19 years and who is not a child within the meaning of this chapter. See Alabama Code 45-36-248
  • month: means a calendar month. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • Nolo contendere: No contest-has the same effect as a plea of guilty, as far as the criminal sentence is concerned, but may not be considered as an admission of guilt for any other purpose.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: Includes a natural person, corporation, partnership, association, or other entity. See Alabama Code 45-37-91.01
  • person: An individual, sole proprietorship, business, partnership, corporation, limited liability company, association, firm, or any other form of legally recognized entity. See Alabama Code 45-37-91.05
  • person: includes a corporation as well as a natural person. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • preceding: means next before. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • Probate: Proving a will
  • probation: The legal status created by order of the juvenile court following an adjudication of delinquency or in need of supervision whereby a child is permitted to remain in a community subject to supervision and return to the juvenile court for violation of probation at any time during the period of probation. See Alabama Code 45-36-248
  • Probation officers: Screen applicants for pretrial release and monitor convicted offenders released under court supervision.
  • PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYER ORGANIZATION: A person engaged in the business of providing professional employer services through one or more professional employer organization arrangements. See Alabama Code 45-37-91.05
  • PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYER ORGANIZATION ARRANGEMENTS: An arrangement under contract where an employee of a professional employer organization is assigned or leased, or both, to work at a client company. See Alabama Code 45-37-91.05
  • PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYER SERVICES: The service of entering into relationships under this chapter in which all or a majority of the employees providing services to a client or to a division or work unit of clients are covered employees. See Alabama Code 45-37-91.05
  • registrant: A person or entity registered as a professional employer organization under this chapter or renewing a registration under this chapter. See Alabama Code 45-37-91.05
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • secretary: The Secretary of the Alabama Department of Labor. See Alabama Code 45-37-91.05
  • SECURE CUSTODY: As used with regard to juvenile detention facilities and the Department of Youth Services, this term means residential facilities with construction features designed to physically restrict the movements and activities of persons in custody such as locked rooms and buildings, including rooms and buildings that contain alarm devices that prevent departure; fences; or other physical structures. See Alabama Code 45-36-248
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • 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 30-3D-608
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • United States: includes the territories thereof and the District of Columbia. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • writing: includes typewriting and printing on paper. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • year: means a calendar year; but, whenever the word "year" is used in reference to any appropriations for the payment of money out of the treasury, it shall mean fiscal year. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608