§ 16-52-1 Body corporate
§ 16-52-2 Rights, privileges, responsibilities, etc., of corporation
§ 16-52-3 Board of trustees – Creation; composition; expenses; emeritus status
§ 16-52-4 Board of trustees – Meetings
§ 16-52-4.1 Board of Trustees – Participation in meetings by electronic communications
§ 16-52-5 Board of trustees – Quorum
§ 16-52-6 Board of trustees – Powers as to organization and administration of university
§ 16-52-7 Board of trustees – Transfer of jurisdiction, etc., over university to board of trustees
§ 16-52-8 Board of trustees – Vacancy
§ 16-52-9 Board of trustees – Payment of expenses
§ 16-52-10 Board of trustees – Reports to Legislature
§ 16-52-11 Grant or gift not to fail for informality; default, etc., of trustees, officers or agents not to work forfeiture
§ 16-52-12 Police officers – Powers and duties
§ 16-52-12.1 Police officers – Authority
§ 16-52-13 Scholarships to school of nursing – Distribution
§ 16-52-14 Scholarships to school of nursing – Who eligible
§ 16-52-15 Scholarships to school of nursing – Amount and conditions; selection of recipients
§ 16-52-16 Right, title and interest in property conveyed to university

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 16 > Chapter 52

  • Adjourn: A motion to adjourn a legislative chamber or a committee, if passed, ends that day's session.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Donor: The person who makes a gift.
  • Escrow: Money given to a third party to be held for payment until certain conditions are met.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • 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.
  • Grantor: The person who establishes a trust and places property into it.
  • 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.
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • month: means a calendar month. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • oath: includes affirmation. 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.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • 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
  • Recess: A temporary interruption of the legislative 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.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • 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