§ 16-1-1 Definitions
§ 16-1-2 Inspection of buildings during and after construction; acceptance of completed construction; forms for construction contracts
§ 16-1-2.1 New school construction to include approved safe space or hallway
§ 16-1-2.2 New construction at public two-year and four-year institutions of higher education to include approved safe space or hallway
§ 16-1-3 Photographing or microphotographing records – Authorized; force and effect
§ 16-1-4 Photographing or microphotographing records – Destruction of records photographed, etc.; retention of photographs
§ 16-1-5 Photographing or microphotographing records – Intent
§ 16-1-6 Association of school board members
§ 16-1-7 Eye protective devices for pupils and teachers participating in certain courses
§ 16-1-8.1 Classroom instructional support
§ 16-1-10 Selling, etc., alcoholic beverages to school children; keeping on school premises
§ 16-1-11 Private schools to register and report;
§ 16-1-11.1 Autonomy of nonpublic schools – Legislative findings
§ 16-1-11.2 Autonomy of nonpublic schools – Education selection by parents; exemption from licensure or regulation
§ 16-1-11.3 Autonomy of nonpublic schools – Applicability of statutory requirements
§ 16-1-11.4 Admission of nonpublic school students by public institutions of higher education
§ 16-1-11.5 Teacher certification
§ 16-1-11.6 Membership of nonpublic schools in Alabama High School Athletic Association
§ 16-1-13 Teaching pupils of disparate ability, background and achievement
§ 16-1-14 Removal, isolation, or separation of pupils creating disciplinary problems; state approval necessary for rules implementing such measures; deprivation of right to equal and adequate education may not result
§ 16-1-15 Classification and grouping of pupils upon consideration of social attitudes, etc
§ 16-1-16 Special courses, tutoring, counseling, etc., for special groups of pupils
§ 16-1-16.1 Alabama Council on Family and Children
§ 16-1-17 Contest of certain elections
§ 16-1-18.1 Accumulation of sick leave
§ 16-1-18.2 Payment for unused sick leave upon death of employee
§ 16-1-19 Students at colleges, universities, etc., deemed residents of state if parent or guardian registered to vote in state and employed by congressman or in executive branch of federal government on appointment by President
§ 16-1-20 Period of silence for meditation at beginning of first class in public schools
§ 16-1-20.1 Period of silence for meditation
§ 16-1-20.2 School prayer
§ 16-1-20.3 Student-initiated voluntary prayer
§ 16-1-20.4 Period of quiet reflection
§ 16-1-20.5 Protection of student religious liberties
§ 16-1-21 Payments by boards of education for fund-saving suggestions; section permissive only
§ 16-1-22 Audit of certain institutions
§ 16-1-23 Hazing prohibited; penalty
§ 16-1-24 Reporting of property damage and physical assaults on students and school personnel; legislative intent; penalties
§ 16-1-24.1 Safe school and drug-free school policy; treatment of policy violators; promulgation and distribution of discipline policy; liability limited for discipline actions; local boards may adopt more stringent guidelines
§ 16-1-24.2 Department of Education to develop statewide violence prevention program
§ 16-1-24.3 Local boards of education to implement policies requiring expulsion of students who possess firearms in school areas
§ 16-1-25 Access to students and campus facilities by military recruiters of U.S. Armed Forces and Department of Homeland Security
§ 16-1-25.1 Access by professional educators’ associations
§ 16-1-26 Compensation of school board members
§ 16-1-27 Use of electronic communication devices on school property
§ 16-1-28 No public funds or public facilities to be used to promote lifestyle or activities prohibited by sodomy and sexual misconduct laws
§ 16-1-30 Written educational policies, rules and regulations of local boards of education
§ 16-1-31 Elective course credit for participation in YMCA Youth and Government programs
§ 16-1-32 Debit cards; authorized uses; transaction fees
§ 16-1-33 Written reduction-in-force policy
§ 16-1-34 Donation by two-year college president of surplus property to local public school system
§ 16-1-35 Governor’s Academic Achievement Program
§ 16-1-36 Tutoring programs for students accessed below average SAT scores
§ 16-1-37 Issuance of high school diplomas to certain honorably discharged veterans
§ 16-1-38 Financial and education law training for newly elected superintendents of education
§ 16-1-38.1 Professional development program for county and city superintendents of education
§ 16-1-39 Self-administration of medications by student
§ 16-1-40 Education Trust Fund proration relief
§ 16-1-41 Orientation and training for members of local board of education
§ 16-1-41.1 School board governance improvement
§ 16-1-42 High school fast track to college program
§ 16-1-43 Waiver of undergraduate tuition and fees for Purple Heart recipients
§ 16-1-44 School safety plans
§ 16-1-44.1 School security personnel and school resource officers
§ 16-1-44.2 Electronic notification system
§ 16-1-45 Automated external defibrillator requirements
§ 16-1-46 Farm-to-school procurement processes and procedures
§ 16-1-47 Information on meningococcal meningitis disease and its vaccine to be provided to parents and guardians of students
§ 16-1-48 Anaphylaxis preparedness program
§ 16-1-49 Information on influenza and it vaccine to be provided to parents and guardians of students
§ 16-1-50 Possession and use of over-the-counter sunscreen by students
§ 16-1-51 Grants to public schools for advanced educational and specialized programs for gifted and talented children
§ 16-1-51.1 Comprehensive model policy for supervision and monitoring of juvenile sex offender students; educational placement of juvenile sex offenders

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 16 > Chapter 1

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • APPOINTING AUTHORITY: The mayor or city council, and in the case of a separate board or instrumentality, the governing body or individual designated by the governing body in writing to the board. See Alabama Code 45-8A-71.01
  • 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
  • Attorney-at-law: A person who is legally qualified and licensed to practice law, and to represent and act for clients in legal proceedings.
  • Authority: means the Anniston Downtown Development Authority, a public corporation organized pursuant to the provisions of this part. See Alabama Code 45-8A-20.01
  • Authority: means the Oxford Downtown Development Authority, a public corporation organized pursuant to this part. See Alabama Code 45-8A-111.01
  • Authorizing resolution: means a resolution adopted by the governing body of the city in accordance with the provisions of Section 45-8A-20. See Alabama Code 45-8A-20.01
  • Authorizing resolution: means a resolution adopted by the governing body of the city in accordance with Section 45-8A-111. See Alabama Code 45-8A-111.01
  • 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.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Board: means the board of directors of the authority. See Alabama Code 45-8A-20.01
  • board: The civil service board created by this part. See Alabama Code 45-8A-71.01
  • Board: means the board of directors of the authority. See Alabama Code 45-8A-111.01
  • Bonds: means and shall include bonds, notes, and certificates representing an obligation to pay money. See Alabama Code 45-8A-20.01
  • Business: includes every trade, occupation, and profession for profit. See Alabama Code 45-8-172.05
  • BUSINESS TRUST: A business trust as defined in Chapter 16. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • Case law: The law as laid down in cases that have been decided in the decisions of the courts.
  • City: means the City of Anniston, Alabama. See Alabama Code 45-8A-20.01
  • city: The City of Jacksonville in Calhoun County. See Alabama Code 45-8A-71.01
  • City: means the City of Oxford, Alabama. See Alabama Code 45-8A-111.01
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Constituent organization: means an organization that is party to a merger under this article. See Alabama Code 45-8A-71.02
  • Constituent partnership: means a constituent organization that is a partnership. See Alabama Code 45-8A-71.02
  • contribution: A tangible or intangible benefit that a person transfers to an entity in consideration for an ownership interest in the entity or otherwise in the person's capacity as an owner or a member. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • Converted organization: means the organization into which a converting organization converts pursuant to this article. See Alabama Code 45-8A-71.02
  • Converting organization: means an organization that converts into another organization pursuant to this article. See Alabama Code 45-8A-71.02
  • Converting partnership: means a converting organization that is a partnership. See Alabama Code 45-8A-71.02
  • corporation: Includes a domestic or foreign business corporation as defined in Chapter 2, a domestic or foreign nonprofit corporation as defined in Chapter 3, a domestic or foreign professional corporation as defined in Chapter 4, and those entities specified in Chapter 20 as corporate. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • court: Every court and judge having jurisdiction in a case. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • DEBTOR IN BANKRUPTCY: A person who is the subject of:

    (A) an order for relief under the United States bankruptcy laws, Title 11, United States Code, or comparable order under a successor statute of general application; or

    (B) a comparable order under federal, state, or foreign law governing insolvency. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06

  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Director: means a member of the board of the authority. See Alabama Code 45-8A-20.01
  • Director: means a member of the board of the authority. See Alabama Code 45-8A-111.01
  • Disqualified person: means any person who is not a qualified person. See Alabama Code 45-8-172.05
  • Distribution: except as otherwise provided in Section 10A-8A-4. See Alabama Code 45-8-172.05
  • domestic: With respect to an entity, that the entity is formed and exists under this title. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • Downtown development area: means the central business district of the city as established by ordinance of the city council. See Alabama Code 45-8A-20.01
  • electronic: Relating to technology having electrical, digital, magnetic, wireless, optical, electromagnetic, or similar capabilities. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • employee: Any person, including firemen and policemen, not excepted by Section 45-8A-71. See Alabama Code 45-8A-71.01
  • Entitlement: A Federal program or provision of law that requires payments to any person or unit of government that meets the eligibility criteria established by law. Entitlements constitute a binding obligation on the part of the Federal Government, and eligible recipients have legal recourse if the obligation is not fulfilled. Social Security and veterans' compensation and pensions are examples of entitlement programs.
  • entity: A domestic entity or foreign entity. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • FILING ENTITY: A domestic entity that is a corporation, limited partnership, including a limited liability partnership, limited liability company, professional association, employee cooperative corporation, or real estate investment trust. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • FILING INSTRUMENT: An instrument, document, or statement that is required or authorized by this title to be filed by or for an entity with the filing officer in accordance with Article 4. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • Foreclosure: A legal process in which property that is collateral or security for a loan may be sold to help repay the loan when the loan is in default. Source: OCC
  • foreign: With respect to an entity, that the entity is formed and existing under the laws of a jurisdiction other than this state. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • FOREIGN ENTITY: An organization formed and existing under the laws of a jurisdiction other than this state. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • FOREIGN FILING ENTITY: A foreign entity that registers or is required to register as a foreign entity under Article 7. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • Foreign limited liability partnership: means a foreign partnership whose partners have limited liability for the debts, obligations, or other liabilities of the foreign partnership under a provision similar to Section 10A-8A-3. See Alabama Code 45-8-172.05
  • FOREIGN LIMITED PARTNERSHIP: A foreign limited partnership as defined in Chapter 9A. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • Foreign partnership: means a partnership governed by the laws of a jurisdiction other than this state which would be a partnership if governed by the laws of this state. See Alabama Code 45-8-172.05
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Governing body: means , with respect to the city, its city council, board of commissioners, or other like governing body. See Alabama Code 45-8A-20.01
  • GOVERNING BODY: The city council and, in the case of a separate board or instrumentality, the governing body of that board or instrumentality. See Alabama Code 45-8A-71.01
  • Governing body: means , with respect to the city, its city council, board of commissioners, or other like governing body. See Alabama Code 45-8A-111.01
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Incorporators: means the persons forming a public corporation organized pursuant to the provisions of this part. See Alabama Code 45-8A-20.01
  • Incorporators: means the persons forming a public corporation organized pursuant to this part. See Alabama Code 45-8A-111.01
  • Indemnification: In general, a collateral contract or assurance under which one person agrees to secure another person against either anticipated financial losses or potential adverse legal consequences. Source: FDIC
  • individual: A natural person and the estate of an incompetent or deceased natural person. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • Interest rate: The amount paid by a borrower to a lender in exchange for the use of the lender's money for a certain period of time. Interest is paid on loans or on debt instruments, such as notes or bonds, either at regular intervals or as part of a lump sum payment when the issue matures. Source: OCC
  • JUDGE OF PROBATE: The judge of probate of the county in which a domestic entity's certificate of formation is filed, or, with respect to a statement of authority under Chapter 8A, which is to be filed in the real property records of a particular county, the judge of probate of the county in which that statement is filed. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • 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.
  • law: Unless the context requires otherwise, both statutory and common law. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • 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
  • LICENSING AUTHORITY: The state court, state regulatory licensing board, or other like agency which has the power to issue a license or other legal authorization to render professional services. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY: A limited liability company as defined in Chapter 5A. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • LIMITED LIABILITY LIMITED PARTNERSHIP: A limited liability limited partnership as defined in Chapter 9A. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • LIMITED LIABILITY PARTNERSHIP: A limited liability partnership as defined in Chapter 8A. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • LIMITED PARTNERSHIP: A limited partnership as defined in Chapter 9A. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • merger: The combination of one or more domestic entities with one or more domestic entities or non-code organizations resulting in:

    (A) one or more surviving domestic entities or non-code organizations;

    (B) the creation of one or more new domestic entities or non-code organizations, or one or more surviving domestic entities or non-code organizations; or

    (C) one or more surviving domestic entities or non-code organizations and the creation of one or more new domestic entities or non-code organizations. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06

  • month: means a calendar month. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • NONPROFIT CORPORATION: A domestic or foreign nonprofit corporation as defined in Chapter 3. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • Not for profit activity: includes every undertaking not for profit. See Alabama Code 45-8-172.05
  • oath: includes affirmation. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • 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.
  • organization: A corporation, limited partnership, general partnership, limited liability company, business trust, real estate investment trust, joint venture, joint stock company, cooperative, association, bank, insurance company, credit union, savings and loan association, or other organization, regardless of whether the organization is for profit, not for profit, nonprofit, domestic, or foreign. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • Organization: means a partnership, including a limited liability partnership; limited partnership, including a limited liability limited partnership; limited liability company; business trust; corporation; nonprofit corporation; professional corporation; or any other person having a governing statute. See Alabama Code 45-8A-71.02
  • Organizational documents: means :

    (A)(i) for a partnership, its partnership agreement and, if applicable, its statement of partnership, statement of not for profit partnership, or statement of limited liability partnership; and (ii) for a foreign partnership, its partnership agreement and, if applicable, its statement of foreign limited liability partnership;

    (B) for a limited partnership or foreign limited partnership, its certificate of formation and partnership agreement, or comparable writings as provided in its governing statute;

    (C) for a limited liability company or foreign limited liability company, its certificate of formation and limited liability company agreement, or comparable writings as provided in its governing statute;

    (D) for a business or statutory trust or foreign business or statutory trust its agreement of trust and declaration of trust, or comparable writings as provided in its governing statute;

    (E) for a corporation for profit or foreign corporation for profit, its certificate of formation, bylaws, and other agreements among its shareholders that are authorized by its governing statute, or comparable writings as provided in its governing statute;

    (F) for a nonprofit corporation or foreign nonprofit corporation, its certificate of formation, bylaws, and other agreements that are authorized by its governing statute, or comparable writings as provided in its governing statute;

    (G) for a professional corporation or foreign professional corporation, its certificate of formation, bylaws, and other agreements among its shareholders that are authorized by its governing statute, or comparable writings as provided in its governing statute; and

    (H) for any other organization, the basic writings that create the organization and determine its internal governance and the relations among the persons that own it, have an interest in it, or are members of it. See Alabama Code 45-8A-71.02

  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Partner: means a person that:

    (A) has become a partner in a partnership under Section 10A-8A-4. See Alabama Code 45-8-172.05

  • Partnership: means an association of two or more persons formed under Section 10A-8A-2. See Alabama Code 45-8-172.05
  • Partnership agreement: means any agreement (whether referred to as a partnership agreement or otherwise), written, oral or implied, of the partners as to the business or not for profit activity of a partnership. See Alabama Code 45-8-172.05
  • Partnership at will: means a partnership in which the partners have not agreed to remain partners until the expiration of a definite term or the completion of a particular undertaking. See Alabama Code 45-8-172.05
  • person: An individual, including the estate of an incompetent or deceased individual, or an organization, whether created by the laws of this state or another state or foreign country, including, without limitation, a general partnership, limited liability partnership, limited partnership, limited liability limited partnership, limited liability company, corporation, professional corporation, professional association, trustee, personal representative, fiduciary, as defined in Section 19-3-150 or person performing in any similar capacity, business trust, estate, trust, association, joint venture, government, governmental subdivision, agency, or instrumentality, or any other legal or commercial entity. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • Person dissociated as a partner: means a person dissociated as a partner of a partnership. See Alabama Code 45-8-172.05
  • personal property: includes money, goods, chattels, things in action and evidence of debt, deeds and conveyances. 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.
  • Principal office: means the place at which the certificate of incorporation and amendments thereto, the bylaws and the minutes of the proceedings of the board of the authority are kept. See Alabama Code 45-8A-20.01
  • Principal office: means the place at which the certificate of incorporation and amendments thereto, the bylaws and the minutes of the proceedings of the board of the authority are kept. See Alabama Code 45-8A-111.01
  • Probate: Proving a will
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • PROFESSIONAL CORPORATION: A domestic or foreign professional corporation as defined in Chapter 4. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • PROFESSIONAL SERVICE: Any type of service that may lawfully be performed only pursuant to a license issued by a state court, state regulatory licensing board, or other like agency pursuant to state laws. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • Project: means interests in land, buildings, structures, facilities, or other improvements located or to be located within the downtown development area, and any fixtures, machinery, equipment, furniture, or other property of any nature whatsoever used on, in, or in connection with any such land, interest in land, building, structure, facility, or other improvement, all for the essential public purpose of the development of trade, commerce, industry, and employment opportunities in downtown development area. See Alabama Code 45-8A-20.01
  • property: Includes all property, whether real, personal, or mixed, or tangible or intangible, or any right or interest therein. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • property: includes both real and personal property. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • Prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • real property: includes lands, tenements and hereditaments. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • Recourse: An arrangement in which a bank retains, in form or in substance, any credit risk directly or indirectly associated with an asset it has sold (in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles) that exceeds a pro rata share of the bank's claim on the asset. If a bank has no claim on an asset it has sold, then the retention of any credit risk is recourse. Source: FDIC
  • 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.
  • Required information: means the information that a partnership is required to maintain under Section 10A-8A-1. See Alabama Code 45-8-172.05
  • SECRETARY OF STATE: The Secretary of State of the State of Alabama. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • Service of process: The service of writs or summonses to the appropriate party.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • state: Includes, when referring to a part of the United States, a state or commonwealth, and its agencies and governmental subdivisions, and a territory or possession, and its agencies and governmental subdivisions, of the United States. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • State: means the State of Alabama. See Alabama Code 45-8A-20.01
  • State: means the State of Alabama. See Alabama Code 45-8A-111.01
  • Statement: means a statement of partnership under Section 10A-8A-2. See Alabama Code 45-8-172.05
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Statute of limitations: A law that sets the time within which parties must take action to enforce their rights.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Surviving organization: means an organization into which one or more other organizations are merged under this article, whether the organization pre-existed the merger or was created pursuant to the merger. See Alabama Code 45-8A-71.02
  • Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.
  • Transfer: means an assignment, conveyance, deed, bill of sale, lease, mortgage, security interest, encumbrance, gift, or transfer by operation of law. See Alabama Code 45-8-172.05
  • Transferable interest: means a partner's right to receive distributions from a partnership. See Alabama Code 45-8-172.05
  • Transferee: means a person to which all or part of a transferable interest has been transferred, whether or not the transferor is a partner. See Alabama Code 45-8-172.05
  • trustee: A person who serves as a trustee of a trust, including a real estate investment trust. See Alabama Code 45-26-231.06
  • Usury: Charging an illegally high interest rate on a loan. Source: OCC
  • Writ: A formal written command, issued from the court, requiring the performance of a specific act.
  • writing: includes typewriting and printing on paper. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608