§ 16-19-1 Definitions
§ 16-19-2 Counties and municipalities authorized to make appropriations and donations to state educational institutions
§ 16-19-3 Issuance of warrants authorized
§ 16-19-4 Pledge of revenues for payment of warrants
§ 16-19-5 County general obligation warrants to constitute preferred claim; issuance deemed audit and allowance of claim
§ 16-19-6 Provisions of chapter control over inconsistent legislation; Section 11-8-10 inapplicable
§ 16-19-7 Warrants deemed issued for purpose of constructing, etc., schoolhouses
§ 16-19-8 Powers cumulative

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 16 > Chapter 19

  • 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
  • county: Any county of the state. See Alabama Code 45-18-242.11
  • donor: The United States of America, or the state, or any county in the state or any municipality or any department, division, board, bureau, institution or agency of any of the foregoing, or any person, firm or corporation, institution, foundation or other agency or any combination of any two or more such donors. See Alabama Code 45-18-242.11
  • 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.
  • 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: The county commission, board of directors or other group or body which governs, controls or makes decisions for a grantee. See Alabama Code 45-18-242.11
  • grant: Any gift, grant, appropriation, donation, or advance by any donor, whether absolute or conditional, for any purpose. See Alabama Code 45-18-242.11
  • grantee: Any county, or any department, board, bureau, commission or agency of any county, whether incorporated or not, acting on behalf of the county, or any public corporation, to which a grant is to be made. See Alabama Code 45-18-242.11
  • 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
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • 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.
  • 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
  • PUBLIC CORPORATION: Any board, authority or other county public corporation incorporated with the approval of, or more than one of the directors of which are elected or appointed by, the governing body of a county. See Alabama Code 45-18-242.11
  • securities: One or more bonds, notes, warrants or certificates of indebtedness of a county or public corporation. See Alabama Code 45-18-242.11
  • state: The State of Alabama. See Alabama Code 45-18-242.11
  • United States: includes the territories thereof and the District of Columbia. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • Usury: Charging an illegally high interest rate on a loan. Source: OCC