§ 16-61-1 Legislative intent
§ 16-61-2 Establishment; administration; funding
§ 16-61-3 Raising funds; allocation of matching funds
§ 16-61-4 Challenge grant money; accounting methods
§ 16-61-5 Universities entitled to match appropriated funds; basis for applying for unmatched funds
§ 16-61-6 University foundations to maintain and invest funds; limitation on total amount of grants received; annual report
§ 16-61-7 Establishment of endowed chair
§ 16-61-8 Selection process for individual to fill endowed chair; use of endowment proceeds
§ 16-61-9 Foundation to enter into agreement with university
§ 16-61-10 Provisions apply to future appropriations

Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 16 > Chapter 61

  • 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
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Donor: The person who makes a gift.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • oath: includes affirmation. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Veto: The procedure established under the Constitution by which the President/Governor refuses to approve a bill or joint resolution and thus prevents its enactment into law. A regular veto occurs when the President/Governor returns the legislation to the house in which it originated. The President/Governor usually returns a vetoed bill with a message indicating his reasons for rejecting the measure. In Congress, the veto can be overridden only by a two-thirds vote in both the Senate and the House.
  • writing: includes typewriting and printing on paper. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608