§ 16-26A-1 Legislative intent
§ 16-26A-2 Definitions
§ 16-26A-3 Creation of Alabama High School of Mathematics and Science; governance by board of directors
§ 16-26A-4 Board of directors generally
§ 16-26A-5 School year basis; summer program; short courses, seminars, etc.; extension courses and campuses
§ 16-26A-6 Extracurricular activities; participation in activities of Mobile County school system
§ 16-26A-7 Admission of high school juniors and seniors; early admission
§ 16-26A-8 Funds for use in operating or providing programs by the school
§ 16-26A-9 Alabama School of Fine Arts programs

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 16 > Chapter 26A

  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Juror: A person who is on the jury.
  • month: means a calendar month. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • property: includes both real and personal property. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • 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
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.