§ 15-22-20 Board of Pardons and Paroles – Creation; composition; compensation
§ 15-22-21 Board of Pardons and Paroles – Appointment of secretary and other assistants
§ 15-22-22 Board of Pardons and Paroles – Furnishing of offices and supplies, etc
§ 15-22-23 Board of Pardons and Paroles – Meetings; conditions to board actions; due notice
§ 15-22-24 Board of Pardons and Paroles – Duties retirement of parole officers; representation of applicant by state official; supervision and treatment; training requirements
§ 15-22-25 Investigation and report on sentenced prisoner’s social and criminal records
§ 15-22-26 Standards for release of prisoners on parole
§ 15-22-26.1 Hearing officers
§ 15-22-26.2 Mandatory supervision period on certain sentences
§ 15-22-27 Pardon or parole of person having death sentence commuted to life imprisonment
§ 15-22-27.1 Parole of persons convicted of certain felonies or attempts and having been previously convicted of felonies or attempts resulting in serious physical injury
§ 15-22-27.2 Parole of persons sentenced to life imprisonment upon second convictions of Class A felonies
§ 15-22-27.3 Parole of persons convicted of sex offense involving a child
§ 15-22-28 Investigation for parole; temporary leave; parole restrictions
§ 15-22-29 Conditions of parole; adoption of rules concerning conditions
§ 15-22-29.1 High intensity probation
§ 15-22-30 Charging parolees residing in community residential facilities for room and board
§ 15-22-31 Warrant for retaking parolee; arrest without warrant; execution of warrant and fees therefor
§ 15-22-32 Parole court; hearing officers; sanctions; delegation of authority
§ 15-22-33 Discharge from parole; relief from reports; permission to leave state or county
§ 15-22-34 Furnishing of records by Board of Corrections
§ 15-22-35 Cooperation with courts by parole officers
§ 15-22-36 Authority to grant pardons and paroles, remit fines and forfeitures, etc.; notice of board action
§ 15-22-36.1 Certificate of Eligibility to Register to Vote
§ 15-22-36.2 Victim Notification Implementation Task Force
§ 15-22-36.3 Notification of participation by inmate in furlough, leave, or program
§ 15-22-37 Promulgation of rules
§ 15-22-38 Duties of board mandatory; powers strictly construed
§ 15-22-39 Penalty for neglecting or failing to perform duty
§ 15-22-40 When pardon, etc., null and void

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 15 > Chapter 22 > Article 2

  • Advice and consent: Under the Constitution, presidential nominations for executive and judicial posts take effect only when confirmed by the Senate, and international treaties become effective only when the Senate approves them by a two-thirds vote.
  • ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES: Any alcoholic, spirituous, vinous, fermented, or other alcoholic beverage, or combination of liquors and mixed liquor, a part of which is spirituous, vinous, fermented, or otherwise alcoholic, and all drinks or drinkable liquids, preparations or mixtures intended for beverage purposes, which contain one-half of one percent or more of alcohol by volume, and shall include liquor, beer, and wine. See Alabama Code 28-3-1
  • 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.
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • board: The Alcoholic Beverage Control Board. See Alabama Code 28-3-1
  • circuit: means judicial circuit. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • container: The single bottle, can, keg, bag, or other receptacle, not a carton, in which alcoholic beverages are originally packaged for the market by the manufacturer or importer and from which the alcoholic beverage is consumed by or dispensed to the public. See Alabama Code 28-3-1
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • corporation: A corporation or joint stock association organized under the laws of this state, the United States, or any other state, territory or foreign country, or dependency. See Alabama Code 28-3-1
  • Cross examine: Questioning of a witness by the attorney for the other side.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • 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.
  • Impeachment: (1) The process of calling something into question, as in "impeaching the testimony of a witness." (2) The constitutional process whereby the House of Representatives may "impeach" (accuse of misconduct) high officers of the federal government for trial in the Senate.
  • importer: Any person, association, or corporation engaged in importing alcoholic beverages, liquor, wine, or beer, manufactured outside of the United States of America into this state or for sale or distribution in this state, or to the board or to a licensee of the board. See Alabama Code 28-3-1
  • Indictment: The formal charge issued by a grand jury stating that there is enough evidence that the defendant committed the crime to justify having a trial; it is used primarily for felonies.
  • INDUSTRIAL ALCOHOL: Ethyl alcohol and alcohol denatured as provided in this chapter, but specifically excluding ethyl alcohol and denatured alcohol used in the manufacture of alternative fuel sources for motor vehicles. See Alabama Code 15-20-38
  • INDUSTRIAL ALCOHOL PLANT: The alcohol distillery, denaturing plant, and all the premises used in connection therewith, but specifically excluding any plant and premises used in the manufacture of alternative fuel sources for motor vehicles. See Alabama Code 15-20-38
  • liquor: Any alcoholic, spirituous, vinous, fermented, or other alcoholic beverage, or combination of liquors and mixed liquor, a part of which is spirituous, fermented, vinous or otherwise alcoholic, and all drinks or drinkable liquids, preparations or mixtures intended for beverage purposes, which contain one-half of one percent or more of alcohol by volume, except beer and table wine. See Alabama Code 28-3-1
  • manufacturer: Any person, association, or corporation engaged in the producing, bottling, manufacturing, distilling, rectifying, or compounding of alcoholic beverages, liquor, beer, or wine in this state or for sale or distribution in this state or to the board or to a licensee of the board. See Alabama Code 28-3-1
  • minor: Any person under 21 years of age; provided, however, in the event Section 28-1-5, shall be repealed or otherwise shall be no longer in effect, thereafter the provisions of Section 26-1-1, shall govern. See Alabama Code 28-3-1
  • month: means a calendar month. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • municipality: Any incorporated city or town of this state to include its police jurisdiction. See Alabama Code 28-3-1
  • oath: includes affirmation. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • permittee: The person, firm, or corporation to whom the permit provided for in this chapter is issued. See Alabama Code 15-20-38
  • person: Every natural person, association, or corporation. See Alabama Code 28-3-1
  • person: includes a corporation as well as a natural person. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • preceding: means next before. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • President pro tempore: A constitutionally recognized officer of the Senate who presides over the chamber in the absence of the Vice President. The President Pro Tempore (or, "president for a time") is elected by the Senate and is, by custom, the Senator of the majority party with the longest record of continuous service.
  • 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.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • 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.
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • retailer: Any person licensed by the board to engage in the retail sale of any alcoholic beverages to the consumer. See Alabama Code 28-3-1
  • TABLE WINE: Except as otherwise provided in this subdivision, any wine containing not more than 24 percent alcohol by volume. See Alabama Code 28-3-1
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • 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
  • Victim advocate: work with prosecutors and assist the victims of a crime.
  • WET COUNTY: Any county which by a majority of those voting voted in the affirmative in an election heretofore held in accordance with the statutes applicable at the time of the election or may hereafter vote in the affirmative in an election or special method referendum held in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 2 of this title, or other statutes applicable at the time of the election. See Alabama Code 28-3-1
  • wholesaler: Any person licensed by the board to engage in the sale and distribution of table wine and beer, or either of them, within this state, at wholesale only, to be sold by export or to retail licensees or other wholesale licensees or others within this state lawfully authorized to sell table wine and beer, or either of them, for the purpose of resale only. See Alabama Code 28-3-1
  • wine: All beverages made from the fermentation of fruits, berries, or grapes, with or without added spirits, and produced in accordance with the laws and regulations of the United States, containing not more than 24 percent alcohol by volume, and shall include all sparkling wines, carbonated wines, special natural wines, rectified wines, vermouths, vinous beverages, vinous liquors, and like products, including restored or unrestored pure condensed juice. See Alabama Code 28-3-1
  • 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