§ 12-5A-1 Legislative findings and intent
§ 12-5A-2 Duties of Administrative Director of Courts; education and training for juvenile probation officers
§ 12-5A-3 Juvenile Probation Services Fund
§ 12-5A-4 Duties transferred to Administrative Office of Courts; transition of personnel
§ 12-5A-5 Employees included in state court system personnel system; salary subsidies
§ 12-5A-6 Phase-out of financial support from counties
§ 12-5A-7 Juvenile probation officers – Allocation by population
§ 12-5A-8 Juvenile probation officers – Supervision; employees of state; appointment and dismissal; director of probation services; certain employees subject to merit system procedures
§ 12-5A-9 Participation of eligible employees in Employees’ Retirement System; creditable service; formal leave accounting system; inclusion in health insurance plan
§ 12-5A-10 Operating expenses; inventory of county-owned property; election to transfer property to state; county to provide office space, etc
§ 12-5A-11 County programs, etc., unaffected
§ 12-5A-12 Study commission created
§ 12-5A-13 Applicability to certain counties
§ 12-5A-14 Construction

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 12 > Chapter 5A

  • agreement: Any agreement between a wholesaler and a supplier, whether oral or written, whereby a wholesaler is granted the right to purchase and sell a brand or brands of wine sold by a supplier. See Alabama Code 45-2-22.02
  • ANCILLARY BUSINESS: A business owned by a wholesaler, or by a substantial partner of a wholesaler, the primary business of which is directly related to the transporting, storing, or marketing of the brand or brands of wine of a supplier with whom the wholesaler has an agreement; or a business owned by a wholesaler, a substantial stockholder of a wholesaler, or a substantial partner of a wholesaler which recycles empty beverage containers. See Alabama Code 45-2-22.02
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Bankruptcy: Refers to statutes and judicial proceedings involving persons or businesses that cannot pay their debts and seek the assistance of the court in getting a fresh start. Under the protection of the bankruptcy court, debtors may discharge their debts, perhaps by paying a portion of each debt. Bankruptcy judges preside over these proceedings.
  • DESIGNATED MEMBER: The spouse, child, grandchild, parent, brother, or sister of a deceased individual who owned an interest, including a controlling interest, in a wholesaler; or any person who inherits the deceased individual's ownership interest in the wholesaler under the terms of the deceased individual's will, or under the laws of intestate succession of this state; or any person who or entity which has otherwise by designation in writing by the deceased individual, succeeded the deceased individual in the wholesaler's business, or has succeeded to the deceased individual's ownership interest in the wholesaler pursuant to a written contract or instrument; and also includes the appointed and qualified personal representative and the testamentary trustee of a deceased individual owning an ownership interest in a wholesaler. See Alabama Code 45-2-22.02
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • GOOD FAITH: Honesty in fact and the observance of reasonable commercial standards of fair dealing in the trade, as defined in and interpreted under the Uniform Commercial Code, Section 7-2-103. See Alabama Code 45-2-22.02
  • 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.
  • Intestate: Dying without leaving a will.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Probation officers: Screen applicants for pretrial release and monitor convicted offenders released under court supervision.
  • REASONABLE QUALIFICATIONS: The standard of the reasonable criteria established and consistently used by the respective supplier for Alabama wholesalers that entered into, continued, or renewed an agreement with the supplier during a period of 24 months prior to the proposed transfer of the wholesaler's business, or for Alabama wholesalers who have changed managers or designated managers during a period of 24 months prior to the proposed change in manager or successor manager of the wholesaler's business. See Alabama Code 45-2-22.02
  • RETALIATORY ACTION: Includes, but is not limited to, the refusal to continue an agreement, or a material reduction in the quality of service or in the quantity of products available to a wholesaler under an agreement, which refusal or reduction is not made in good faith. See Alabama Code 45-2-22.02
  • SALES TERRITORY: an area of exclusive sales responsibility for the brand or brands of wine sold by a supplier as designated by an agreement. See Alabama Code 45-2-22.02
  • supplier: A manufacturer or importer of wine licensed by the board. See Alabama Code 45-2-22.02
  • Uniform Commercial Code: A set of statutes enacted by the various states to provide consistency among the states' commercial laws. It includes negotiable instruments, sales, stock transfers, trust and warehouse receipts, and bills of lading. Source: OCC
  • wholesaler: A wholesaler of wine licensed by the board. See Alabama Code 45-2-22.02
  • writing: includes typewriting and printing on paper. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608