Terms Used In Alabama Code > Title 16 > Chapter 62
- 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
- budget year: shall mean the fiscal year for which any particular budget is adopted and in which it is administered. See Alabama Code 45-26A-70.07
- 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.
- Probate: Proving a will
- writing: includes typewriting and printing on paper. See Alabama Code 30-3D-608