§ 16-60-170 Authorization to maintain school
§ 16-60-171 Construction and maintenance generally; equipment, supplies and materials; teachers and instructors; enrollment
§ 16-60-172 Funds for construction of buildings and preparation of building sites; supervision of construction
§ 16-60-173 Transfer of property and buildings thereon to board of education; reversion of property and buildings to Board of Corrections

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 16 > Chapter 60 > Article 8

  • 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.
  • circuit: means judicial circuit. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Grand jury: agreement providing that a lender will delay exercising its rights (in the case of a mortgage,
  • Indictment: The formal charge issued by a grand jury stating that there is enough evidence that the defendant committed the crime to justify having a trial; it is used primarily for felonies.
  • 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.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • oath: includes affirmation. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • property: includes both real and personal property. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608