§ 16-18-1 Definitions
§ 16-18-2 Legislative intent
§ 16-18-3 Procedure to incorporate
§ 16-18-4 Amendments to certificate of incorporation
§ 16-18-5 Board of directors
§ 16-18-6 Officers of authority
§ 16-18-7 Powers of authority
§ 16-18-8 Location of ancillary improvements
§ 16-18-9 Lease by educational institutions of ancillary improvements
§ 16-18-10 Remedies under lease agreements
§ 16-18-11 Bonds of authority
§ 16-18-12 Contracts to secure bonds and assumed obligations
§ 16-18-13 Statutory mortgage lien
§ 16-18-14 Proceeds from sale of bonds
§ 16-18-15 Cooperation; aid from other public bodies
§ 16-18-16 Exemption from taxation
§ 16-18-17 Freedom of authority from state supervision and control
§ 16-18-18 Earnings of authority
§ 16-18-19 Investments in bonds of authority
§ 16-18-20 Notice of bond resolution
§ 16-18-21 Dissolution of authority and vesting of title to its properties

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 16 > Chapter 18

  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • board: The civil service board created by this part. See Alabama Code 45-17A-82.01
  • board: The Tuscumbia Utilities Board, created pursuant to the enabling law, and includes its successors and assigns, if any, and any agency or instrumentality that may succeed to its functions. See Alabama Code 45-17A-83
  • city: The City of Tuscumbia, Alabama. See Alabama Code 45-17A-82.01
  • CITY COUNCIL: The governing body of the City of Tuscumbia, Alabama. See Alabama Code 45-17A-83
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • demotion: The reassignment of a covered employee to a position of a lesser class involving less responsibility and less complex duties. See Alabama Code 45-17A-82.01
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • directors: The members of the Board of Directors of the Tuscumbia Utilities Board. See Alabama Code 45-17A-83
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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.
  • HEAD OF DEPARTMENT: Any individual designated by the city council as head of a major activity or department. See Alabama Code 45-17A-82.01
  • 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.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • 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.
  • preceding: means next before. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • Probate: Proving a will
  • promotion: The reassignment of a covered employee to a higher job class involving a definite and defined increase in duties and responsibilities and a corresponding increase in remuneration. See Alabama Code 45-17A-82.01
  • 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
  • reassignment: The promotion or demotion of a covered employee. See Alabama Code 45-17A-82.01
  • REGULAR STATUS: A condition of employment that covered employees are afforded upon completion of the established probationary period and approval by the appointing authority. See Alabama Code 45-17A-82.01
  • 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.
  • Remand: When an appellate court sends a case back to a lower court for further proceedings.
  • 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.
  • Transcript: A written, word-for-word record of what was said, either in a proceeding such as a trial or during some other conversation, as in a transcript of a hearing or oral deposition.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Uphold: The decision of an appellate court not to reverse a lower court decision.