§ 12-16-30 Establishment
§ 12-16-31 Composition; qualifications of members; members may not hold other offices or perform other public duties under federal, state, etc., governments for compensation
§ 12-16-32 Appointment and term of office of members
§ 12-16-33 President of commission; quorum; members to take oath of office and be commissioned prior to entering upon discharge of duties
§ 12-16-34 Compensation of members
§ 12-16-35 Disqualification of member and appointment of successor; filling of vacancies generally
§ 12-16-36 Appointment of persons to act as members of commission in event of absence from state, sickness, etc., of two members
§ 12-16-37 Clerks of commissions – Authority for employment; compensation; clerical assistance
§ 12-16-38 Clerks of commissions – Oath of office
§ 12-16-39 Clerks of commissions – Duties
§ 12-16-40 Clerks of commissions – Clerks to devote such time as required by commissions to performance of duties; clerks not to be paid for Sundays; discharge of clerks
§ 12-16-41 Duty of jury commission as to preparation of jury roll and jury box; entry of juror’s name on jury roll, etc.; scanning of registration lists, telephone directories, etc., and visiting of precincts by clerk
§ 12-16-42 Preparation, maintenance, etc., of jury roll, cards and box generally
§ 12-16-43 Qualifications of persons to be placed on jury roll and in jury box generally; service on juries by persons over age 65
§ 12-16-44 Preparation, etc., of separate jury rolls and boxes for courts of territorial subdivisions of counties
§ 12-16-45 Notification of commission as to necessity to refill jury box; emptying and refilling of box by circuit court judge
§ 12-16-46 Certification of new jury roll and refilling of jury box by commission
§ 12-16-47 Certification to commission by court clerks of names of persons empaneled on juries; entry of notation on jury roll by clerk of commission
§ 12-16-48 Certification to commission by court clerks of names of persons found disqualified or exempt from jury service; entry of notation on jury roll by clerk of commission
§ 12-16-49 Taxing of cost of summoning, etc., unqualified person on jury roll against clerk or members of commission
§ 12-16-50 Probate judge to purchase supplies for commission
§ 12-16-51 Failure of clerk or member of commission to perform duty imposed by article; failure of person to attend or testify before commission

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 12 > Chapter 16 > Article 2

  • 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
  • Bail: Security given for the release of a criminal defendant or witness from legal custody (usually in the form of money) to secure his/her appearance on the day and time appointed.
  • CHEMICAL SUBSTANCE: A substance intended to be used as a precursor in the manufacture of a controlled substance, or any other chemical intended to be used in the manufacture of a controlled substance. See Alabama Code 26-15-2
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE: Controlled substance as defined in subdivision (4) of Section 20-2-2. See Alabama Code 26-15-2
  • 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.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • DRUG PARAPHERNALIA: Drug paraphernalia as defined in Section 13A-12-260. See Alabama Code 26-15-2
  • 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.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • juries: include courts or judges in all cases when a jury trial is waived, or when the court or judge is authorized to ascertain and determine the facts as well as the law. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • Juror: A person who is on the jury.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • oath: includes affirmation. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • preceding: means next before. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • Probate: Proving a will
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • RESPONSIBLE PERSON: A child's natural parent, stepparent, adoptive parent, legal guardian, custodian, or any other person who has the permanent or temporary care or custody or responsibility for the supervision of a child. See Alabama Code 26-15-2
  • SERIOUS PHYSICAL INJURY: Serious physical injury as defined in Section 13A-1-2. See Alabama Code 26-15-2
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • writing: includes typewriting and printing on paper. See Alabama Code 1-1-1
  • 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 1-1-1